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

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Series 1, Episode 5 - Saturday Night Diva

Horrified to realise it's Saturday night and he's not got anything planned, Tom rushes out for an evening at one of London's top gay clubs in the hope of meeting someone. Back at Paradist Passage, Linda takes the opportunity to invite Jez round for a drink or twelve.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th February 1999
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 16th July 2012 10:25pm Gold
Tuesday 17th July 2012 1:05am Gold
Saturday 1st December 2012 11:35pm Gold
Sunday 2nd December 2012 2:30am Gold
Saturday 16th February 2013 10:30pm Gold
Sunday 17th February 2013 1:55am Gold
Wednesday 22nd May 2013 9:40pm Gold
Thursday 23rd May 2013 1:00am Gold
Wednesday 18th September 2013 11:00pm Gold
Thursday 19th September 2013 1:40am Gold
Tuesday 14th January 2014 10:35pm Gold
Monday 30th June 2014 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 1st July 2014 1:30am Gold
Thursday 2nd October 2014 11:20pm Gold
Friday 20th February 2015 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 5th May 2015 10:40pm Gold
Wednesday 6th May 2015 1:45am Gold
Monday 25th May 2015 9:10pm Gold
Tuesday 26th May 2015 2:50am Gold
Tuesday 21st July 2015 9:00pm Gold
Tuesday 13th October 2015 11:20pm Gold
Wednesday 14th October 2015 2:30am Gold
Saturday 27th February 2016 9:00pm Gold
Sunday 28th February 2016 2:30am Gold
Monday 30th May 2016 11:50pm Gold
Monday 5th September 2016 10:40pm Gold
Tuesday 6th September 2016 2:30am Gold
Monday 23rd January 2017 10:40pm Gold
Tuesday 24th January 2017 1:20am Gold
Tuesday 6th February 2018 12:00am Gold
Tuesday 6th February 2018 11:00pm Gold
Tuesday 20th March 2018 2:05am Gold
Tuesday 20th March 2018 11:05pm Gold
Wednesday 12th September 2018 11:40pm Gold
Thursday 13th September 2018 2:25am Gold
Wednesday 23rd January 2019 12:55am Gold
Monday 4th February 2019 1:55am Gold
Monday 11th March 2019 11:40pm Gold
Monday 7th June 2021 10:00pm Gold
Tuesday 8th June 2021 1:20am Gold
Friday 10th June 2022 10:20pm Gold
Saturday 11th June 2022 1:30am Gold
Sunday 11th June 2023 1:15am Gold
Monday 8th January 2024 11:40pm Gold
Tuesday 9th January 2024 2:45am Gold

Cast & crew

Kathy Burke Linda
James Dreyfus Tom
Rosalind Knight Beryl
Beth Goddard Suze
Brian Bovell Jez
Guest cast
Charlie Condou Nino
Mel Giedroyc Beverly-Jane (Hotel Receptionist)
Sue Perkins Beverly-Ann (Hotel Receptionist)
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
Graham Carr Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Philip Pope Composer

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