Gimme Gimme Gimme. Image shows from L to R: Linda (Kathy Burke), Tom (James Dreyfus). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions
Gimme Gimme Gimme

Gimme Gimme Gimme

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1999 - 2001
  • 19 episodes (3 series)

Repulsive, overweight, loudmouth cretin Linda La Hughes shares a flat with Tom Farrell, an extremely camp gay man: both are obsessed with men. Stars Kathy Burke, James Dreyfus, Rosalind Knight, Beth Goddard and Brian Bovell

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3 - Legs And Co.

With the entirety of his left leg in plaster, Tom's got some home help arranged. Unfortunately, Shirley doesn't turn out to be quite as expected - in fact the most depressing home help on the planet. Linda, meanwhile, has lost her receptionist job but somehow picked up a boyfriend.

Broadcast details

Friday 22nd January 1999
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 9th July 2012 10:25pm Gold
Tuesday 10th July 2012 1:10am Gold
Friday 30th November 2012 11:00pm Gold
Wednesday 16th January 2013 10:20pm Gold
Thursday 17th January 2013 1:30am Gold
Wednesday 15th May 2013 9:40pm Gold
Thursday 16th May 2013 1:00am Gold
Tuesday 17th September 2013 1:40am Gold
Tuesday 17th September 2013 11:05pm Gold
Monday 13th January 2014 11:55pm Gold
Friday 11th April 2014 11:10pm Gold
Saturday 12th April 2014 2:30am Gold
Thursday 26th June 2014 10:20pm Gold
Friday 27th June 2014 1:30am Gold
Thursday 18th September 2014 11:30pm Gold
Friday 13th February 2015 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 21st April 2015 10:40pm Gold
Wednesday 22nd April 2015 1:05am Gold
Tuesday 14th July 2015 9:00pm Gold
Tuesday 29th September 2015 11:20pm Gold
Wednesday 30th September 2015 2:00am Gold
Saturday 6th February 2016 9:00pm Gold
Monday 22nd August 2016 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 23rd August 2016 1:30am Gold
Monday 7th November 2016 10:45pm Gold
Monday 16th January 2017 11:00pm Gold
Tuesday 17th January 2017 1:40am Gold
Tuesday 23rd January 2018 11:00pm Gold
Wednesday 24th January 2018 1:55am Gold
Tuesday 13th March 2018 2:00am Gold
Tuesday 13th March 2018 11:00pm Gold
Wednesday 5th September 2018 11:40pm Gold
Thursday 6th September 2018 2:25am Gold
Thursday 17th January 2019 12:25am Gold
Wednesday 6th February 2019 1:40am Gold
Tuesday 5th March 2019 12:40am Gold
Wednesday 6th March 2019 12:30am Gold
Thursday 3rd June 2021 10:00pm Gold
Friday 4th June 2021 1:20am Gold
Wednesday 8th June 2022 10:20pm Gold
Thursday 9th June 2022 1:55am Gold
Saturday 10th June 2023 1:10am Gold
Friday 5th January 2024 1:20am Gold

Cast & crew

Kathy Burke Linda
James Dreyfus Tom
Rosalind Knight Beryl
Beth Goddard Suze
Brian Bovell Jez
Guest cast
Adrian Bower Joe
Morgan Jones Shirley
Dorothy Anne Ford Lady on Crossing
Writing team
Jonathan Harvey Writer
Kathy Burke Script Editor
Production team
Liddy Oldroyd Director
Sue Vertue Producer
Jon Plowman Executive Producer
Mark Chapman Executive Producer
Peter Bennett-Jones Executive Producer
Mykola Pawluk Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Philip Pope Composer

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