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

Goodnight Sweetheart

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1993 - 2016
  • 59 episodes (6 series)

Whilst walking around the East End, TV repairman Gary Sparrow is transported back to 1940 where he begins to live a second life. Stars Nicholas Lyndhurst, Dervla Kirwan, Elizabeth Carling, Michelle Holmes, Emma Amos and more.

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Series 4, Episode 1 - You're Driving Me Crazy

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.

Broadcast details

Monday 3rd March 1997
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 1st July 2011 5:05pm ITV3
Saturday 17th March 2012 7:15am ITV3
Friday 19th April 2013 7:00pm Gold
Saturday 20th April 2013 11:10am Gold
Monday 22nd April 2013 7:00am Gold
Monday 22nd April 2013 1:00pm Gold
Tuesday 23rd April 2013 6:30am Gold
Monday 1st July 2013 6:00am Gold
Monday 1st July 2013 11:30am Gold
Thursday 3rd October 2013 3:00pm Gold
Friday 4th October 2013 7:00am Gold
Tuesday 18th March 2014 9:40am Gold
Tuesday 18th March 2014 4:10pm Gold
Saturday 22nd March 2014 8:50am Gold
Sunday 12th October 2014 8:50am Gold
Thursday 26th February 2015 1:40pm Gold
Wednesday 5th August 2015 1:55pm Gold
Sunday 9th August 2015 8:00am Gold
Tuesday 18th August 2015 1:00pm Drama
Tuesday 18th August 2015 7:20pm Drama
Friday 6th November 2015 1:00pm Drama
Friday 6th November 2015 7:20pm Drama
Wednesday 9th November 2016 11:20pm Yesterday
Thursday 10th November 2016 9:20pm Yesterday
Monday 22nd May 2017 10:20pm Yesterday
Tuesday 23rd May 2017 3:00pm Yesterday
Tuesday 12th September 2017 7:10am Gold
Tuesday 12th September 2017 10:35am Gold
Wednesday 13th September 2017 12:15am Gold
Saturday 30th September 2017 8:40am Gold
Sunday 1st October 2017 1:55am Gold
Thursday 1st February 2018 7:20pm Drama
Monday 5th March 2018 10:20pm Yesterday
Thursday 8th March 2018 9:10am Gold
Friday 1st June 2018 8:00am Gold
Friday 6th July 2018 8:50am Forces TV
Friday 6th July 2018 4:10pm Forces TV
Sunday 8th July 2018 3:50pm Forces TV
Tuesday 25th September 2018 8:50am Forces TV
Tuesday 25th September 2018 3:15pm Forces TV
Saturday 29th September 2018 3:10pm Forces TV
Friday 23rd November 2018 8:20pm Forces TV
Wednesday 13th February 2019 7:20pm Forces TV
Thursday 14th February 2019 6:40pm Forces TV
Friday 15th February 2019 6:00pm Forces TV
Monday 22nd April 2019 7:20pm Forces TV
Tuesday 23rd April 2019 6:40pm Forces TV
Wednesday 24th April 2019 6:00pm Forces TV
Wednesday 19th June 2019 8:20pm Forces TV
Thursday 20th June 2019 7:40pm Forces TV
Friday 21st June 2019 7:00pm Forces TV

Cast & crew

Nicholas Lyndhurst Gary Sparrow
Elizabeth Carling Phoebe Sparrow
Emma Amos Yvonne Sparrow
Christopher Ettridge PC Reg Deadman
Victor McGuire Ron Wheatcroft
Guest cast
David de Keyser Dr Jakowitz
Tim Stern Clifford
Nick Stringer Tommy Kingdom
Danny Swanson Soldier
Writing team
Maurice Gran Writer
Laurence Marks Writer
Micheál Jacob Script Editor
Production team
Robin Nash Director
John Bartlett Producer
Claire Hinson Executive Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Howard Denyer Editor
Roger Andrews Production Designer

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