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 3, Episode 10 - The Yanks Are Coming

Gary manages to overcome his jealousy enough to get Jeep parts for Ron, but his shopping trip is interrupted by an outbreak of racial tension.

Broadcast details

Monday 26th February 1996
30 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
    Sam Douglas Billy Joe McCarthy
    Matt Rippy Zeffirelli
    Rhashan Stone James T
    Tommie Earl Jenkins (as Tee Jaye) Niles
    Belinda Stewart-Wilson Vanessa
    Writing team
    Gary Lawson Writer
    John Phelps Writer
    Micheál Jacob Script Editor
    Production team
    Robin Nash Director
    John Bartlett Producer
    Allan McKeown Executive Producer
    Claire Hinson Executive Producer
    Chris Wadsworth Editor
    Roger Andrews Production Designer

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