Heartburn Hotel. Image shows from L to R: Duggie Strachan (Clive Russell), Harry Springer (Tim Healy). Copyright: BBC
Heartburn Hotel

Heartburn Hotel

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1998 - 2000
  • 13 episodes (2 series)

Sitcom set in Birmingham's grotty Olympic Hotel, run by ex-Army man and Bucks Fizz devotee Harry Springer. Stars Tim Healy, Clive Russell, Peter Gunn, Zita Sattar, Kim Wall and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3 - Frustration

With Yvonne and Rita on their last day at the Olympic, Harry decides to hold a party in the Torville and Dean Lounge. If only he hadn't sent Debbie home with the key to the bar.

Broadcast details

Monday 3rd August 1998
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Tim Healy Harry Springer
Clive Russell Duggie Strachan
Peter Gunn Simon Thorpe
Zita Sattar Debbie
Kim Wall Baker
Ifan Huw Dafydd Morgan
Stephen Aintree Scouse
Kaleem Janjua Mr. Chander A. Singh
Madaleine Moffat (as Madeleine Moffatt) Mrs. Muskett
Adlyn Ross Mrs. Chander A. Singh
Guest cast
Andrew Francis Mr. Abiola
Tracie Bennett Rita
Sally Dexter Yvonne
Writing team
Steve Glover Writer
John Sullivan Writer
Production team
Tony Dow Director
Gareth Gwenlan Producer
John Sullivan Executive Producer
Chris Kaye Editor
David Hitchcock Production Designer
Graham Jarvis Composer

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