Goodnight Sweetheart. Image shows from L to R: Yvonne Sparrow (Emma Amos), Gary Sparrow (Nicholas Lyndhurst), Phoebe Sparrow (Elizabeth Carling). Copyright: Alomo Productions / BBC.

Goodnight Sweetheart

BBC One sitcom about a time traveller. 59 episodes (6 series), 1993 - 2016. Stars Nicholas Lyndhurst, Dervla Kirwan, Elizabeth Carling, Michelle Holmes and others.

Series 4, Episode 3 is repeated on Forces TV today at 7pm.

Series 3 - Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

The route that Gary uses to get back to 1941 has become a row of shops.

Further details

He decides to lease one of the shops so that he can still see Phoebe but he doesn't know which one contains the route so he has to deal with a vampish estate agent. Meanwhile Yvonne has been made redundant and Gary also has to decide whether to alert the Americans to the bombing of Pearl Harbour...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 26th December 1995
50 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nicholas Lyndhurst Gary Sparrow
    Dervla Kirwan Phoebe Bamford
    Michelle Holmes Yvonne Sparrow
    Christopher Ettridge PC Reg Deadman
    Victor McGuire Ron Wheatcroft
    Guest cast
    Diana Kent Jayne
    Michael J Shannon Ed Murrow
    Tim Dutton Guy
    Josie Kidd Nippie
    John Evans Winston Churchill
    Jon Glover Wilfred Pickles (Voice)
    Writing team
    Maurice Gran Writer
    Laurence Marks Writer
    Micheál Jacob Script Editor
    Production team
    Chris Wadsworth Editor
    Roger Andrews Production Designer
    Robin Nash Director
    John Bartlett Producer
    Allan McKeown Executive Producer
    Claire Hinson Executive Producer

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