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 2, Episode 4 - Hero

When Harry tries to tell his war story (with a few artistic liberties) to a local newspaper, the hotel is visited by someone rather unexpected with a few revelations for him and Duggie...

Broadcast details

Friday 14th July 2000
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Tim Healy Harry Springer
Clive Russell Duggie Strachan
Peter Gunn Simon Thorpe
Kim Wall Baker
Ifan Huw Dafydd Morgan
Stephen Aintree Scouse
Madaleine Moffat (as Madeleine Moffatt) Mrs. Muskett
Karzan Krekar Mr. Hussan
Adlyn Ross Mrs. Chander A. Singh
Rina Mahoney (as Rina Mahony) Debbie
Guest cast
Julia Deakin Jules
Tommy Wallace Photographer
Writing team
Steve Glover Writer
John Sullivan Writer
Production team
Gareth Gwenlan Director
Gareth Gwenlan Producer
John Sullivan Executive Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
David Hitchcock Production Designer
Graham Jarvis Composer

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