- BBC One
- 6 (1 series)
- Matthew Cottle, Eddie Marsan, Anita Dobson, Samantha Beckinsale, Robert Bathurst, Patsy Rowlands, William Osborne, Michael Troughton and more
- Ray Galton and John Antrobus
- Christine Gernon
- Philip Kampff
It's 1947 and Roy Osborne is admitted to a tuberculosis sanatorium. Expecting a stay of "a few weeks" (out by Easter!), he's shocked at the realisation that he could be resident for more than a year. Finding himself sharing a room with Brian Clapton, the two soon become firm friends.
- Camera set-up
- The theme tune was composed by Christie Hennessy and sung by Aled Jones. Called I'm In This Over My Head, it was released as a CD single in 1997.
- First broadcast
- Sunday 2nd November 1997 at 6:40pm on BBC One
- Last new broadcast
- Sunday 7th December 1997 at 6:30pm on BBC One