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 2, Episode 4 - Dirty Thirty

It's Tom's thirtieth birthday, and he's beyond horrified when his parents appear at the front door. They've brought their caravan but even so he's not keen to have the pair hanging around.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 4th February 2000
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 10th December 2012 12:20am Gold
Monday 10th December 2012 2:20am Gold
Wednesday 5th June 2013 10:20pm Gold
Thursday 6th June 2013 2:00am Gold
Tuesday 24th September 2013 11:10pm Gold
Wednesday 25th September 2013 1:10am Gold
Thursday 12th December 2013 10:55pm Gold
Friday 13th December 2013 1:20am Gold
Wednesday 15th January 2014 11:15pm Gold
Monday 7th July 2014 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 8th July 2014 1:30am Gold
Thursday 20th November 2014 11:20pm Gold
Friday 21st November 2014 2:30am Gold
Friday 6th March 2015 9:00pm Gold
Tuesday 4th August 2015 9:00pm Gold
Tuesday 10th November 2015 11:20pm Gold
Wednesday 11th November 2015 2:30am Gold
Saturday 9th April 2016 9:00pm Gold
Monday 11th April 2016 11:15pm Gold
Tuesday 12th April 2016 2:25am Gold
Tuesday 20th September 2016 2:00am Gold
Monday 10th October 2016 10:15pm Gold
Tuesday 11th October 2016 1:30am Gold
Monday 6th February 2017 11:20pm Gold
Monday 10th April 2017 10:40pm Gold
Wednesday 4th April 2018 1:30am Gold
Thursday 5th April 2018 12:55am Gold
Thursday 7th June 2018 1:00am Gold
Monday 24th September 2018 1:35am Gold
Monday 24th September 2018 11:55pm Gold
Friday 8th February 2019 3:20am Gold
Saturday 16th February 2019 2:50am Gold
Friday 29th March 2019 1:30am Gold
Tuesday 15th June 2021 10:00pm Gold
Wednesday 16th June 2021 1:20am Gold
Sunday 18th June 2023 12:20am Gold
Monday 15th January 2024 2:50am Gold
Monday 15th January 2024 11:40pm Gold

Cast & crew

Cast
Kathy Burke Linda
James Dreyfus Tom
Rosalind Knight Beryl
Beth Goddard Suze
Brian Bovell Jez
Guest cast
Anna Keaveney Sheila (Tom's Mum)
Andrew Robertson Vernon (Tom's Dad)
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
Mykola Pawluk Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Philip Pope Composer

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