Early Doors. Image shows from L to R: Joe (Craig Cash), Duffy (Phil Mealey). Copyright: Phil McIntyre Entertainment.

Early Doors

BBC Two sitcom set in a pub. 12 episodes (2 series), 2003 - 2004. Stars John Henshaw, Craig Cash, Phil Mealey, Rita May and others.

See Also


A comedy drama about a gambling addict. Written by Craig Cash and Phil Mealey. Starring Steve Coogan.


The Function Room

A studio sitcom set in a pub function room which observes the pub regulars who've booked the room for different events.


Time Gentlemen Please

Patriotic landlord Guv runs a pub so successful it has no name, and is frequented only by a group of life's greatest losers.


The Inn Mates

A BBC Three sitcom pilot set in a pub. Features Neil Morrissey alongside a cast of up-and-coming young comedy actors.


World Of Pub

Two brothers, stupid Garry and pessimistic Barry, run the worst pub in the East End of London, frequented by only one regular - Dodgy Phil.



Sitcom set around the launch of Manchester's hottest new music record label, Shady Records.


The Visit

Sitcom based in the visiting room at HMP Radford, a low-security prison.


The Royle Family

The Royles are a family of couch potatoes who watch television in their dirty living room whilst chatting, arguing, and drinking copious amounts of tea and alcohol.