'Allo 'Allo!. Image shows from L to R: Edith Melba Artois (Carmen Silvera), René François Artois (Gorden Kaye), Yvette Carte-Blanche (Vicki Michelle). Copyright: BBC
'Allo 'Allo!

'Allo 'Allo!

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1982 - 1992
  • 85 episodes (9 series)

René Artois, proprietor of Café René in Nazi-occupied France, struggles to keep the business running whilst keeping the resistance and the army happy. Stars Gorden Kaye, Carmen Silvera, Vicki Michelle, Richard Marner, Kim Hartman and more.

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Series 7, Episode 10 - René Of The Gypsies

With ice cream banned throughout Nouvion, Michelle's next attempt to rescue the airmen involves holding a gypsy fair in the town square. Unfortunately, a black cat throws a spanner in the works, and the resistance are forced to hold the event themselves.

Further details

The Resistance plan to get the airmen out of the drain in the town square under the cover of a gypsy fair. René and Edith pay a visit to the gypsies where Edith makes a shocking discovery about her childhood.

Broadcast details

Saturday 16th March 1991
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 19th September 2011 11:00am Gold
Monday 19th September 2011 3:40pm Gold
Tuesday 15th November 2011 10:40am Gold
Tuesday 15th November 2011 4:40pm Gold
Tuesday 15th May 2012 11:00am Gold
Tuesday 15th May 2012 5:00pm Gold
Saturday 2nd February 2013 9:40am Gold
Saturday 2nd February 2013 4:00pm Gold
Wednesday 22nd May 2013 11:00am Gold
Wednesday 22nd May 2013 7:40pm Gold
Thursday 25th July 2013 6:55am Gold
Thursday 25th July 2013 12:40pm Gold
Tuesday 12th November 2013 12:40pm Gold
Wednesday 13th November 2013 8:30am Gold
Friday 21st March 2014 4:45pm BBC2
Thursday 1st May 2014 3:00pm Gold
Thursday 27th November 2014 10:40am Gold
Thursday 27th November 2014 4:10pm Gold
Monday 22nd June 2015 1:10pm Gold
Thursday 20th August 2015 3:15pm BBC2
Saturday 31st October 2015 3:40pm Gold
Monday 9th November 2015 1:20pm Gold
Friday 20th November 2015 8:00am Gold
Sunday 6th December 2015 3:00am Gold
Tuesday 15th December 2015 2:55am Gold
Sunday 9th September 2018 8:40pm Yesterday
Thursday 20th September 2018 2:00pm Drama
Thursday 20th September 2018 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 23rd June 2019 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 25th September 2019 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 1st December 2019 9:20pm Yesterday
Sunday 29th March 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Friday 9th October 2020 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 3rd January 2021 8:00pm Yesterday
Sunday 23rd May 2021 9:20pm Yesterday
Wednesday 16th June 2021 11:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 6th October 2021 10:20pm Yesterday
Thursday 25th November 2021 6:40pm Drama
Thursday 8th December 2022 7:30am Drama
Thursday 8th December 2022 6:00pm Drama
Friday 9th December 2022 12:20am Drama
Sunday 13th August 2023 8:00pm Yesterday
Thursday 23rd November 2023 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 3rd December 2023 9:20pm Yesterday

Cast & crew

Gorden Kaye René François Artois
Carmen Silvera Edith Melba Artois
Vicki Michelle Yvette Carte-Blanche
Richard Marner Colonel Kurt Von Strohm
Kim Hartman Private Helga Geerhart
Guy Siner Lieutenant Hubert Gruber
Kirsten Cooke Michelle Dubois
Richard Gibson Herr Otto Flick
John D. Collins Flt. Lt. Fairfax
Nicholas Frankau Flt. Lt. Carstairs
Hilary Minster General Erich Von Klinkerhoffen
Kenneth Connor Monsieur Alfonse
Arthur Bostrom Officer Crabtree
Louis Mansi (as John Louis Mansi) Engelbert Von Smallhausen
Sue Hodge Mimi Labonq
Robin Parkinson Monsieur Ernest LeClerc
Roger Kitter Captain Alberto Bertorelli
Guest cast
Louise Gold Private Elsa Bigstern
Ruben Lee Gypsy
Stanley Lebor Head of the Gypsies
Robert East Wing Commander Blenkinsop
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
Paul Adam Writer
Production team
Sue Longstaff Director
Mike Stephens Producer
Roger Martin Editor
Roger Harris Production Designer
Roy Moore Composer
David Croft Composer

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