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

1. You're Driving Me Crazy

First broadcast: Monday 3rd March 1997

With both of the women in his life expecting babies, Gary finds there are heavy demands on his time - not to mention his bank balance.


2. In The Mood

First broadcast: Monday 10th March 1997

Gary fears he may not be the only one who can go back to 1942 when young Arthur disappears from the shop.


3. Out Of Town

First broadcast: Monday 17th March 1997

The coast is clear for Gary to have a holiday with wartime mistress Phoebe, since present-day wife Yvonne has packed her bags for a three-week trip to Korea. But Gary has reckoned without an unexpected visitor.


4. And Mother Came Too

First broadcast: Monday 24th March 1997

Ron needs Gary's help in court after he is arrested. In 1942, Phoebe reveals her husband has been killed in action - leaving her free to marry Gary.


5. The Leaving Of Liverpool

First broadcast: Tuesday 8th April 1997

Gary and Phoebe look likely to change the course of history in wartime Liverpool, where Ron's grandfather is said to have been a hero.


6. How Long Has This Been Going On?

First broadcast: Tuesday 15th April 1997

Gary is getting ready for Yvonne's return from Korea, but an unexpected arrival at the Royal Oak could cause him even more trouble.


7. Easy Living

First broadcast: Tuesday 22nd April 1997

Gary's world is changing fast. Yvonne is changing careers as Phoebe plans the wedding. And Reg's domestic problems threaten his job.


8. Come Fly With Me

First broadcast: Tuesday 29th April 1997

Gary and Phoebe's wedding is drawing near. Can Gary cope with two stag nights, 54 years apart?


9. Heartaches

First broadcast: Tuesday 6th May 1997

It is Gary and Phoebe's wedding day. Will Gary make it on time? Will he be there at all?


10. Careless Talk...

First broadcast: Tuesday 13th May 1997

Gary is rapidly running out of money, and Ron has lost the will to print it.


11. The Bells Are Ringing

First broadcast: Tuesday 20th May 1997

Yvonne's new health drink is about to go into production, but Gary is more concerned with what Phoebe is about to produce.


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