dinnerladies. Image shows from L to R: Jean (Anne Reid), Stan (Duncan Preston), Brenda (Victoria Wood), Twinkle (Maxine Peake), Dolly (Thelma Barlow), Tony (Andrew Dunn), Anita (Shobna Gulati). Copyright: Good Fun / Pozzitive Productions.

dinnerladies

BBC One sitcom about a staff canteen. 16 episodes (2 series), 1998 - 2000. Stars Victoria Wood, Julie Walters, Thelma Barlow, Andrew Dunn and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated on Gold on Monday at 11am.

dinnerladies. Brenda (Victoria Wood). Copyright: Good Fun / Pozzitive Productions.

dinnerladies

The day-to-day work lives of the kitchen staff in a factory canteen. The staff are managed by Tony who is in love with dinnerlady Bren

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1998 - 2000
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
16   (2 series)
Starring
Victoria Wood, Julie Walters, Thelma Barlow, Andrew Dunn, Shobna Gulati, Celia Imrie, Maxine Peake, Duncan Preston and Anne Reid
Writer
Victoria Wood
Director
Geoff Posner
Producers
Victoria Wood and Geoff Posner

Victoria Wood's sitcom dinnerladies follows the daily goings-on in a factory canteen, staffed by a bunch of loveable misfits whose sometimes soap-like private lives often end up coming to work with them.

Production Details

Production companies
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 12th November 1998 on BBC One at 9:30pm
Last new broadcast
Thursday 27th January 2000 on BBC One at 9:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 1 Episode 1: Monday at 11am on Gold
  2. Series 1 Episode 1: Monday at 2:20pm on Gold
  3. Series 1 Episode 2: Tuesday at 11am on Gold
  4. Series 1 Episode 2: Tuesday at 2:20pm on Gold
  5. Series 1 Episode 3: Wednesday at 11am on Gold
  6. Series 1 Episode 3: Wednesday at 2:20pm on Gold
  7. Series 1 Episode 4: Thursday 4th March at 11am on Gold
  8. Series 1 Episode 4: Thursday 4th March at 2:20pm on Gold
  9. Series 1 Episode 5: Friday 5th March at 11am on Gold
  10. Series 1 Episode 5: Friday 5th March at 2:20pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. Series 1 Episode 6: Monday 8th March at 10:50am on Gold
  12. Series 1 Episode 6: Monday 8th March at 2:10pm on Gold
  13. Series 2 Episode 1: Tuesday 9th March at 11am on Gold
  14. Series 2 Episode 1: Tuesday 9th March at 2:20pm on Gold
  15. Series 2 Episode 1: Tuesday 9th March at 9pm on Gold
  16. Series 2 Episode 2: Wednesday 10th March at 11am on Gold
  17. Series 2 Episode 2: Wednesday 10th March at 2:15pm on Gold
  18. Series 2 Episode 2: Wednesday 10th March at 9pm on Gold
  19. Series 2 Episode 3: Thursday 11th March at 11am on Gold
  20. Series 2 Episode 3: Thursday 11th March at 2:20pm on Gold
  21. Series 2 Episode 3: Thursday 11th March at 9pm on Gold
  22. Series 2 Episode 4: Friday 12th March at 11am on Gold
  23. Series 2 Episode 4: Friday 12th March at 2:20pm on Gold
  24. Series 2 Episode 4: Friday 12th March at 9pm on Gold

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