British Comedy Guide

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 2, Episode 8 is repeated on Gold today at 11:15pm

Series 4, Episode 4 - And Mother Came Too

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.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 24th March 1997
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

  1. Wednesday 6th July 2011 at 5:05pm on ITV3
  2. Thursday 7th July 2011 at 8:05am on ITV3
  3. Saturday 24th March 2012 at 8:10am on ITV3
  4. Wednesday 24th April 2013 at 7:00pm on Gold
  5. Thursday 25th April 2013 at 7:00am on Gold
  6. Thursday 25th April 2013 at 1:00pm on Gold
  7. Friday 26th April 2013 at 6:30am on Gold
  8. Saturday 27th April 2013 at 9:50am on Gold
  9. Tuesday 2nd July 2013 at 6:30am on Gold
  10. Tuesday 2nd July 2013 at 12:10pm on Gold
  11. Saturday 6th July 2013 at 8:50am on Gold
  12. Friday 4th October 2013 at 3:40pm on Gold
  13. Saturday 5th October 2013 at 7:50am on Gold
  14. Friday 21st March 2014 at 9:40am on Gold
  15. Friday 21st March 2014 at 4:10pm on Gold
  16. Saturday 18th October 2014 at 9:30am on Gold
  17. Monday 2nd March 2015 at 2:20pm on Gold
  18. Monday 10th August 2015 at 10:35am on Gold
  19. Sunday 16th August 2015 at 7:00am on Gold
  20. Friday 21st August 2015 at 1:00pm on Drama
  21. Friday 21st August 2015 at 7:20pm on Drama
  22. Wednesday 11th November 2015 at 1:00pm on Drama
  23. Wednesday 11th November 2015 at 7:20pm on Drama
  24. Monday 14th November 2016 at 11:20pm on Yesterday
  25. Tuesday 15th November 2016 at 9:20pm on Yesterday
  26. Thursday 25th May 2017 at 10:20pm on Yesterday
  27. Friday 26th May 2017 at 3:00pm on Yesterday
  28. Wednesday 13th September 2017 at 7:40am on Gold
  29. Wednesday 13th September 2017 at 11:15am on Gold
  30. Thursday 14th September 2017 at 12:55am on Gold
  31. Monday 2nd October 2017 at 7:10am on Gold
  32. Monday 2nd October 2017 at 11:20am on Gold
  33. Monday 2nd October 2017 at 11:40pm on Gold

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nicholas Lyndhurst Gary Sparrow
Elizabeth Carling Phoebe Sparrow
Christopher Ettridge PC Reg Deadman
Victor McGuire Ron Wheatcroft
Guest cast
Rowena Cooper Dolly (Donald's Mother)
Peter Halliday Vicar
Jane Briers Magistrate
Sebastian Abineri Ron's Solicitor
Martin Beaumont Policeman
Ellen O'Grady Prosecution
Kerry Angus Transvestite
Writing team
Gary Lawson Writer
John Phelps Writer
Micheál Jacob Script Editor
Production team
Robin Nash Director
John Bartlett Producer
Claire Hinson Exec Producer
Roger Andrews Production Designer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Howard Denyer Editor

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