French Fields. Image shows from L to R: William Fields (Anton Rodgers), Hester Fields (Julia McKenzie). Copyright: Thames Television.

French Fields

ITV sitcom about a couple living in France. 19 episodes (3 series), 1989 - 1991. Stars Julia McKenzie, Anton Rodgers, Pamela Salem, Liz Crowther and others.

Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated on Gold today at 7am.

Series 2, Episode 3 - Sheep May Safely Graze

After a run-in with Monsieur Dax over a decorative flower arrangement, Hester risks upsetting the whole village when she wins the raffle at the village fête.

Broadcast details

Monday 8th October 1990
30 minutes


  1. Thursday 24th June 2021 at 8:05am on Gold
  2. Friday 25th June 2021 at 7:15am on Gold

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Julia McKenzie Hester Fields
Anton Rodgers William Fields
Pamela Salem Chantal Moriac
Liz Crowther Jill Trendle
Robin Kermode Hugh Trendle
Valerie Lush Madame Remoleux
Olivier Pierre Monsieur Dax
Guest cast
Bridget McConnell (as Bridget McConnel) Madame Dax
Tattiana Colombo Miss Calais
Jonathan Kydd Monsieur Queneau
Daniel Pageon (as Daniel André Pageon) Gendarme
John Sabin Compere
Writing team
John Chapman Writer
Ian Davidson Writer
Production team
Mark Stuart Director
James Gilbert Producer

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