Gavin & Stacey. Image shows from L to R: Nessa (Ruth Jones), Gavin (Mathew Horne), Stacey (Joanna Page), Smithy (James Corden). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

Gavin & Stacey

BBC One and BBC Three sitcom about a young couple. 21 episodes (3 series), 2007 - 2019. Stars Mathew Horne, Joanna Page, Ruth Jones, James Corden and others.

Returns Wednesday 25th December at 8:30pm. Episode Guide
Series 2, Christmas Special is repeated on Gold on Sunday at 2:05pm.

Series 2, Episode 5

It's Gwen's birthday and Bryn has arranged a special surprise treat.

Further details

Gavin & Stacey. Image shows from L to R: Stacey (Joanna Page), Bryn (Rob Brydon). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions.

It's Gwen's birthday and Bryn has arranged a special surprise treat, although the stress of organising it is starting to get the better of him and arouse Gwen's suspicions. Then, an uninvited guest turns up and Stacey tells Gavin of her big decision.


The band that appears is called Pluck and Squeeze

Broadcast details

Sunday 6th April 2008
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Mathew Horne Gavin
    Joanna Page Stacey
    Ruth Jones Nessa
    James Corden Smithy
    Alison Steadman Pam
    Larry Lamb Mick
    Melanie Walters Gwen
    Rob Brydon Bryn
    Robert Wilfort Jason
    Guest cast
    Anthony O'Donnell Ted
    Writing team
    James Corden Writer
    Ruth Jones Writer
    Production team
    Christine Gernon Director
    Ted Dowd Producer
    Lindsay Hughes Executive Producer
    Henry Normal Executive Producer
    Liana Del Giudice Editor


    Islands in the Stream

    Bryn and Nessa perform the Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton classic 'Islands in the Stream' at Gwen's surprise barn dance.

    Featuring: Ruth Jones (Nessa), Rob Brydon (Bryn), Robert Wilfort (Jason).


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