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 3, Episode 4 - Trauma

Hospitalised with a saucepan wedged firmly on her head, having fallen off a bus and through an ironmonger's window, Linda's delighted to be attended to by a dashing young male nurse. Tom's astonished to recognise him as Bart, a fellow pupil from his days at drama college, on whom he has long had a crush.

Broadcast details

Friday 23rd November 2001
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 20th August 2012 10:30pm Gold
Tuesday 21st August 2012 1:10am Gold
Monday 17th December 2012 12:05am Gold
Monday 17th December 2012 1:50am Gold
Saturday 10th August 2013 11:50pm Gold
Sunday 11th August 2013 2:10am Gold
Monday 7th October 2013 11:00pm Gold
Tuesday 8th October 2013 1:05am Gold
Sunday 29th December 2013 11:00pm Gold
Monday 30th December 2013 1:30am Gold
Friday 17th January 2014 10:35pm Gold
Thursday 17th July 2014 10:20pm Gold
Friday 18th July 2014 1:35am Gold
Tuesday 11th November 2014 11:20pm Gold
Wednesday 12th November 2014 2:30am Gold
Sunday 22nd March 2015 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 25th August 2015 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 24th November 2015 10:40pm Gold
Wednesday 25th November 2015 3:00am Gold
Monday 24th October 2016 10:35pm Gold
Monday 13th March 2017 11:25pm Gold
Friday 5th May 2017 3:25am Gold
Saturday 6th May 2017 2:40am Gold
Monday 15th May 2017 11:35pm Gold
Monday 19th June 2017 11:30pm Gold
Wednesday 23rd June 2021 10:00pm Gold
Thursday 24th June 2021 1:20am Gold
Monday 27th June 2022 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 28th June 2022 1:50am Gold
Saturday 1st July 2023 12:15am Gold
Saturday 1st July 2023 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 23rd January 2024 3:05am Gold
Tuesday 23rd January 2024 11:40pm Gold

Cast & crew

Kathy Burke Linda
James Dreyfus Tom
Beth Goddard Suze
Brian Bovell Jez
Guest cast
Andrew Clover Bart
Nimmy March Doctor
Frances Barber Janine (Tom's Co-star)
Mary Healey Relative
Beverley Klein Passer-by
Clare Cathcart Shopkeeper
Gareth Vaughan Priest
Writing team
Jonathan Harvey Writer
Kathy Burke Script Editor
Production team
Tristram Shapeero Director
Matthew Francis Producer
Jon Plowman Executive Producer
Mark Chapman Executive Producer
Sue Vertue Executive Producer
Mykola Pawluk Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Philip Pope Composer

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