'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!

BBC One sitcom looking at the French reistance. 85 episodes (pilot + 9 series), 1982 - 1992. Stars Gorden Kaye, Carmen Silvera, Vicki Michelle, Richard Marner and others.

Series 6, Episode 3 is repeated on Yesterday tomorrow at 11:10pm.

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No good comedy will survive the progressive purge

Comedy is cancelled. Or rather, comedy that doesn't "reflect the times" is cancelled, which in practice is the same thing. According to the BBC, Little Britain will no longer be available on iPlayer because "times have changed". Netflix has followed suit, adding Matt Lucas and David Walliams' other recent hit, Come Fly with Me, as well as The League Of Gentlemen to the banned list for good measure.

Tim Dawson, The Telegraph, 11th June 2020

Vicki Michelle says comedy today is 'boring'

Actress and 'Allo 'Allo! icon Vicki Michelle, 68, who played Yvette in the 1980s war-time drama says it's gone too PC.

Rosie Hopegood, The Mirror, 22nd September 2019

'Allo 'Allo! cast reunite

Surviving stars of 'Allo 'Allo! yesterday reunited to unveil a blue plaque marking 35 years of the wartime sitcom.

The tribute was put up at Lynford Hall, a Norfolk country house that stood in for Nouvion town square and the exterior of René's café.

Chortle, 8th September 2019

Blue plaque unveiled in honour of sitcom

Today a blue plaque will be unveiled at Lynford Hall, Mundford, near Thetford, in celebration of the programme's 35th anniversary.

The event will see the surviving cast reunite for the first time at the hall, which was used to film a number of the outside shots of the cafe and Nouvion town square.

Marc Betts, The Eastern Daily Press, 7th September 2019

Sitcom stars say 'Allo 'Allo! to blue plaque

It was one of the biggest television series of the 1980s - at one point getting around 14 million viewers every week.

But did you know much of the wartime comedy 'Allo 'Allo! was filmed near Thetford in Norfolk?

ITV, 7th September 2019

'Allo 'Allo! celebrated with blue plaque in Thetford

Cast members of 'Allo 'Allo! have been reunited at the unveiling of a blue plaque to remember the sitcom.

The series, which made light of the Nazi occupation of France during World War Two, ran on BBC One from 1982 to 1992.

The British Comedy Society (BCS) unveiled the plaque at Lynford Hall, Mundford, near Thetford, Norfolk.

BBC, 7th September 2019

Blue plaque unveiled for 'Allo 'Allo!

A blue plaque has been unveiled to recognise the 35th anniversary of 'Allo 'Allo!. The surviving cast reunited at Lynford Hall in Norfolk, where many of the sitcom's scenes were filmed, to unveil The British Comedy Society's tribute.

British Comedy Guide, 7th September 2019

Allo Allo could be next class Brit comedy to return

"Watch this space!" laughs actress Vicki Michelle, who played saucy waitress Yvette Carte-Blanche in the wartime sitcom.

Nadine Linge, Daily Star, 14th August 2019

Blue plaque to celebrate 'Allo 'Allo!

A blue plaque is to be unveiled to remember the BBC's World War Two-set sitcom 'Allo 'Allo! at an event which will see many of the cast reunited.

BBC News, 11th June 2019

Blue plaque for 'Allo 'Allo! announced

Sitcom 'Allo 'Allo! is to be honoured with a blue plaque at its primary filming location, alongside a surviving cast reunion, marking the show's 35th anniversary.

British Comedy Guide, 5th June 2019