First Of The Summer Wine. Copyright: BBC.

First Of The Summer Wine

BBC One sitcom. 13 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 1988 - 1989. Stars David Fenwick, Paul Oldham, Paul Wyett, Peter Sallis, Maggie Ollerenshaw, Derek Benfield, Joanne Heywood and others.

First Of The Summer Wine. Copyright: BBC.

First Of The Summer Wine

A prequel to Last Of The Summer Wine, focusing on the youthful adventures of the principal characters

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1988 - 1989
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
13   (1 pilot + 2 series)
Starring
David Fenwick, Paul Oldham, Paul Wyett, Peter Sallis, Maggie Ollerenshaw, Derek Benfield, Joanne Heywood, Richard Lumsden and others
Writer
Roy Clarke
Director
Mike Stephens
Producer
Mike Stephens

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 3rd January 1988 on BBC One
Last new broadcast
Sunday 8th October 1989 on BBC One
Length of episodes
30 minutes

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