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

Gavin & Stacey

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One / BBC Three
  • 2007 - 2019
  • 21 episodes (3 series)

A critic-pleasing, gentle and warm comedy about the romance between an Essex lad and Welsh girl. Stars Mathew Horne, Joanna Page, Ruth Jones, James Corden, Alison Steadman and more.

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Series 3, Episode 6

Nessa and Dave's wedding is fast approaching and the preparations are in full swing. Stacey breaks some life-changing news to Gavin while Bryn and Jason finally put their big secret to bed.

Preview clips

Further details

Gavin & Stacey. Image shows from L to R: Neil (Ifan Huw Dafydd), Stacey (Joanna Page). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions

Smithy takes care of baby Neil and wishes Nessa all the best as she makes her way to the church to marry Dave, with some very special guests...


This episode does not include any credits: we have assumed the crew to be the same as in previous episodes, and listed the cast as recognised on-screen.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st January 2010
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 3rd January 2010 11:40pm BBC3
Sunday 10th January 2010 12:40am BBC3
Monday 10th May 2010 12:15am BBC3
Monday 10th May 2010 9:00pm BBC3
Sunday 19th September 2010 9:00pm BBC3
Sunday 19th September 2010 11:15pm BBC3
Sunday 30th January 2011 10:55pm BBC1
Sunday 12th June 2011 9:00pm BBC3
Wednesday 23rd November 2011 10:00pm Gold
Thursday 24th November 2011 9:20pm Gold
Monday 19th December 2011 9:30pm BBC3
Tuesday 20th December 2011 1:35am BBC3
Monday 2nd January 2012 11:35am Gold
Sunday 26th February 2012 3:20pm Gold
Thursday 31st May 2012 11:00pm Gold
Friday 1st June 2012 8:20pm Gold
Monday 1st October 2012 11:05pm BBC1
Monday 1st October 2012 11:35pm BBC1 Scot
Wednesday 3rd October 2012 12:15am BBC1 Wales
Monday 26th November 2012 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 27th November 2012 1:00am Gold
Friday 14th December 2012 9:40pm Dave
Saturday 15th December 2012 9:40pm Dave
Friday 25th January 2013 8:30pm BBC3
Saturday 9th March 2013 10:20pm Dave
Wednesday 13th March 2013 10:20pm Gold
Thursday 14th March 2013 2:05am Gold
Friday 24th May 2013 8:20pm Gold
Friday 24th May 2013 11:40pm Gold
Thursday 1st August 2013 6:40pm Gold
Thursday 1st August 2013 10:40pm Gold
Friday 2nd August 2013 6:40pm Gold
Friday 2nd August 2013 10:50pm Gold
Saturday 21st September 2013 10:20pm Dave
Thursday 28th November 2013 9:40pm Gold
Friday 29th November 2013 7:00pm Gold
Tuesday 17th December 2013 8:30pm BBC3
Thursday 20th March 2014 9:20pm Gold
Saturday 22nd March 2014 10:20pm Dave
Tuesday 10th June 2014 8:30pm BBC3
Sunday 29th June 2014 10:20pm Dave
Sunday 19th October 2014 9:20pm Dave
Wednesday 19th November 2014 9:20pm Gold
Friday 28th November 2014 12:40am Gold
Wednesday 17th December 2014 12:00am Gold
Wednesday 17th December 2014 2:15am Gold
Wednesday 17th December 2014 8:30pm BBC3
Monday 13th April 2015 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 14th April 2015 2:00am Gold
Thursday 23rd April 2015 8:30pm BBC3
Monday 27th July 2015 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 28th July 2015 3:40pm Gold
Saturday 3rd October 2015 9:20pm Dave
Sunday 22nd November 2015 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 9th February 2016 3:30am BBC3
Monday 7th March 2016 10:40pm Gold
Tuesday 8th March 2016 2:25am Gold
Wednesday 23rd March 2016 11:50pm W
Thursday 24th March 2016 11:20pm W
Saturday 9th April 2016 10:20pm Dave
Friday 2nd September 2016 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 20th September 2016 10:40pm W
Thursday 12th January 2017 10:40pm W
Sunday 15th January 2017 2:00am Dave
Monday 30th January 2017 3:15am Dave
Monday 20th February 2017 8:40pm Gold
Tuesday 21st February 2017 5:55pm Gold
Sunday 26th February 2017 3:20am Dave
Saturday 18th March 2017 5:20pm Dave
Tuesday 23rd May 2017 8:40pm Gold
Wednesday 24th May 2017 6:40pm Gold
Wednesday 9th August 2017 9:40pm Gold
Sunday 13th August 2017 9:00pm Gold
Wednesday 6th September 2017 10:00pm W
Thursday 7th September 2017 1:00am W
Saturday 30th December 2017 8:20pm W
Sunday 11th February 2018 9:50pm Gold
Thursday 8th March 2018 8:35pm Gold
Friday 9th March 2018 1:30pm Gold
Saturday 10th March 2018 6:20pm Dave
Sunday 11th March 2018 3:30am Dave
Sunday 11th March 2018 4:20pm Dave
Sunday 8th April 2018 4:20pm Dave
Wednesday 25th April 2018 11:40pm W
Thursday 26th April 2018 11:00pm W
Saturday 19th May 2018 8:20pm Gold
Sunday 20th May 2018 4:20pm Gold
Thursday 2nd August 2018 11:40pm W
Friday 3rd August 2018 11:00pm W
Thursday 11th October 2018 11:20pm W
Friday 12th October 2018 11:10pm W
Thursday 22nd November 2018 11:40pm W
Friday 23rd November 2018 11:05pm W
Saturday 24th November 2018 6:20pm Dave
Sunday 25th November 2018 5:20pm Dave
Wednesday 28th November 2018 10:20pm Gold
Thursday 29th November 2018 9:40pm Gold
Wednesday 26th December 2018 6:00pm W
Tuesday 1st January 2019 5:20pm Dave
Wednesday 2nd January 2019 3:20pm Dave
Saturday 23rd February 2019 9:00pm W
Monday 22nd April 2019 3:35pm Gold
Monday 22nd April 2019 8:20pm Gold
Monday 6th May 2019 4:50pm Gold
Monday 6th May 2019 8:25pm Gold
Saturday 7th September 2019 10:20pm W
Sunday 8th September 2019 8:20pm W
Sunday 22nd September 2019 4:20pm Dave
Saturday 26th October 2019 9:00pm W
Thursday 28th November 2019 8:40pm Gold
Thursday 28th November 2019 11:20pm Gold
Friday 29th November 2019 2:00pm Gold
Friday 29th November 2019 6:00pm Gold
Wednesday 1st January 2020 5:20pm Dave
Friday 3rd January 2020 12:35am W
Friday 3rd January 2020 10:20pm W
Thursday 2nd April 2020 9:40pm Gold
Friday 3rd April 2020 12:40am Gold
Sunday 5th April 2020 3:20pm Dave
Friday 14th August 2020 8:40pm Gold
Friday 14th August 2020 11:40pm Gold
Saturday 15th August 2020 8:00pm Gold
Saturday 12th September 2020 12:10am W
Saturday 12th September 2020 7:20pm W
Friday 23rd October 2020 11:30pm W
Saturday 24th October 2020 6:20pm Dave
Saturday 24th October 2020 9:40pm W
Monday 28th December 2020 1:30am W
Tuesday 29th December 2020 12:20am W
Friday 1st January 2021 3:00am Dave
Friday 1st January 2021 5:20pm Dave
Monday 5th April 2021 7:50am Gold
Monday 5th April 2021 8:20pm Gold
Friday 21st May 2021 11:20pm W
Saturday 22nd May 2021 9:20pm W
Friday 9th July 2021 11:20pm Dave
Saturday 10th July 2021 9:20pm Dave
Friday 13th August 2021 9:40pm W
Saturday 14th August 2021 8:40pm W
Monday 30th August 2021 11:20am Gold
Monday 30th August 2021 3:20pm Gold
Wednesday 29th September 2021 11:20pm W
Thursday 30th September 2021 10:20pm W
Friday 22nd October 2021 9:20pm Gold
Saturday 23rd October 2021 2:05am Gold
Saturday 6th November 2021 8:20pm W
Sunday 7th November 2021 6:20pm W
Saturday 27th November 2021 8:20pm W
Sunday 28th November 2021 6:20pm W
Tuesday 28th December 2021 8:20pm W
Wednesday 29th December 2021 4:20pm W
Monday 3rd January 2022 12:20am Dave
Monday 3rd January 2022 5:15pm Dave
Friday 6th May 2022 11:20pm W
Saturday 7th May 2022 9:20pm W
Sunday 15th May 2022 7:40pm Gold
Monday 30th May 2022 10:55pm BBC3
Thursday 2nd June 2022 3:00am BBC3
Saturday 4th June 2022 3:25am Dave
Friday 10th June 2022 9:40pm Gold
Saturday 11th June 2022 9:50am Gold
Tuesday 2nd August 2022 8:00pm Gold
Wednesday 3rd August 2022 12:20am Gold
Friday 9th September 2022 11:20pm W
Saturday 10th September 2022 10:20pm W
Sunday 18th December 2022 5:20pm Dave
Sunday 18th December 2022 8:00pm BBC3
Sunday 18th December 2022 11:20pm BBC3
Wednesday 28th December 2022 8:20pm W
Monday 2nd January 2023 3:20pm Dave
Friday 3rd February 2023 8:00pm Gold
Saturday 4th February 2023 1:20am Gold
Sunday 5th March 2023 9:20pm Gold
Friday 24th March 2023 11:20pm W
Saturday 25th March 2023 10:20pm W
Monday 10th April 2023 5:20pm W
Saturday 22nd April 2023 4:00pm Dave
Monday 1st May 2023 5:20pm Dave
Tuesday 9th May 2023 8:00pm BBC3
Wednesday 10th May 2023 3:25am BBC3
Friday 2nd June 2023 11:20pm W
Saturday 3rd June 2023 10:20pm W
Friday 14th July 2023 11:20pm W
Saturday 15th July 2023 10:25pm W
Monday 28th August 2023 3:20pm Gold
Monday 28th August 2023 7:20pm Gold
Thursday 31st August 2023 9:40pm Gold
Friday 1st September 2023 12:20am Gold
Friday 1st September 2023 9:00pm Gold
Monday 2nd October 2023 8:30pm BBC3
Tuesday 3rd October 2023 2:20am BBC3
Friday 6th October 2023 11:20pm W
Saturday 7th October 2023 3:25am BBC3
Saturday 7th October 2023 10:20pm W
Thursday 16th November 2023 10:00pm Dave
Tuesday 26th December 2023 5:55pm W
Tuesday 26th December 2023 10:20pm Dave
Wednesday 27th December 2023 5:10pm W
Wednesday 10th January 2024 8:00pm BBC3
Thursday 11th January 2024 2:20am BBC3
Saturday 10th February 2024 12:20am W
Saturday 10th February 2024 10:20pm W
Saturday 2nd March 2024 3:20pm Dave
Tuesday 5th March 2024 8:30pm BBC3
Thursday 28th March 2024 9:20pm Gold
Friday 29th March 2024 12:00am Gold
Friday 29th March 2024 2:40pm Gold
Friday 29th March 2024 8:40pm Gold
Saturday 30th March 2024 12:20am W
Saturday 30th March 2024 8:20pm W
Sunday 31st March 2024 1:20pm Dave
Sunday 31st March 2024 10:20pm Dave

Cast & crew

Mathew Horne Gavin
Joanna Page Stacey
Ruth Jones Nessa
James Corden Smithy
Alison Steadman Pam
Larry Lamb Mick
Melanie Walters Gwen
Rob Brydon Bryn
Margaret John Doris
Steffan Rhodri Dave
Robert Wilfort Jason
Sheridan Smith Rudi
Guest cast
Ifan Huw Dafydd Neil (Nessa's Father)
William Thomas Vicar
Ewan Kennedy Neil the Baby
Oscar Hartland Neil the Baby
Noel Sullivan Noel
John Prescott Self
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
David Ferris (as Dave Ferris) Production Designer


Family Dinner

The Shipmans sit down for a family dinner.

Featuring: James Corden (Smithy), Mathew Horne (Gavin), Larry Lamb (Mick) & Alison Steadman (Pam).

Wedding Nails

Nessa and Dave's wedding is fast approaching.

Featuring: Rob Brydon (Bryn), Ruth Jones (Nessa) & Joanna Page (Stacey).

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