'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 3 - Fleeing Monks

As Michelle prepares to send the airmen back to England whilst disguised as Monks, René is attempting to get out of receiving a collaboration medal from the General - an honour for which the Resistance, communists AND townspeople would have him executed!

Further details

The Germans' plan to give René a medal for collaboration and the communists plan to shoot him as a traitor. Michelle's plans for smuggling the airmen in the disguise of monks reaches its climax.


This episode was delayed a week due to news coverage of the Gulf War disrupting the schedule.

Broadcast details

Saturday 26th January 1991
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 8th September 2011 10:40am Gold
Thursday 8th September 2011 3:20pm Gold
Friday 4th November 2011 10:40am Gold
Friday 4th November 2011 4:40pm Gold
Thursday 3rd May 2012 10:55am Gold
Thursday 3rd May 2012 5:00pm Gold
Saturday 12th January 2013 11:00am Gold
Wednesday 15th May 2013 11:00am Gold
Wednesday 15th May 2013 7:40pm Gold
Friday 19th July 2013 7:25am Gold
Friday 19th July 2013 1:25pm Gold
Tuesday 1st October 2013 1:10pm Gold
Wednesday 2nd October 2013 9:00am Gold
Tuesday 18th March 2014 4:15pm BBC2
Thursday 10th April 2014 7:55am Gold
Thursday 10th April 2014 2:35pm Gold
Wednesday 20th August 2014 4:40pm Gold
Thursday 21st August 2014 11:40am Gold
Sunday 28th September 2014 3:45pm Gold
Tuesday 18th November 2014 10:40am Gold
Tuesday 18th November 2014 4:10pm Gold
Thursday 4th June 2015 1:20pm Gold
Monday 17th August 2015 2:45pm BBC2
Saturday 17th October 2015 3:00pm Gold
Wednesday 21st October 2015 1:20pm Gold
Tuesday 17th November 2015 7:30am Gold
Sunday 26th August 2018 8:00pm Yesterday
Tuesday 11th September 2018 2:00pm Drama
Tuesday 11th September 2018 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 2nd June 2019 9:20pm Yesterday
Monday 16th September 2019 6:00pm Drama
Sunday 17th November 2019 8:40pm Yesterday
Sunday 15th March 2020 8:00pm Yesterday
Wednesday 30th September 2020 6:40pm Drama
Sunday 6th December 2020 9:20pm Yesterday
Sunday 9th May 2021 8:40pm Yesterday
Thursday 27th May 2021 12:20am Yesterday
Tuesday 21st September 2021 11:40pm Yesterday
Wednesday 22nd September 2021 9:40pm Yesterday
Tuesday 16th November 2021 6:40pm Drama
Tuesday 29th November 2022 7:00am Drama
Tuesday 29th November 2022 6:00pm Drama
Wednesday 30th November 2022 12:20am Drama
Sunday 23rd July 2023 9:20pm Yesterday
Tuesday 14th November 2023 6:00pm Drama

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
Rose Hill Madame Fanny 'Fifi' Lafanne
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
Carole Ashby Louise
Robin Parkinson Monsieur Ernest LeClerc
Roger Kitter Captain Alberto Bertorelli
Guest cast
Roger Hammond Monk
David Valentine-Webb Pilot
Writing team
Jeremy Lloyd Writer
Paul Adam Writer
Production team
Mike Stephens Director
Mike Stephens Producer
Roger Martin Editor
Roger Harris Production Designer
Roy Moore Composer

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