Hebburn. Image shows from L to R: Jack Pearson (Chris Ramsey), Sarah Pearson (Kimberley Nixon)


  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Two
  • 2012 - 2013
  • 13 episodes (2 series)

Sitcom about normal north east family the Pearsons, their impetuous and ambitious son, Jack, and his beautiful but secret Jewish wife, Sarah. Stars Chris Ramsey, Kimberley Nixon, Vic Reeves, Gina McKee, Lisa McGrillis and more.

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Series 2, Episode 1 - Welcome Home

Pauline is struggling to support the family on her own following Joe's stroke, whilst Sarah is growing ever more exasperated and desperate to move out. But first, there's a funeral.

Preview clips

Further details

Hebburn. Image shows from L to R: Pauline Pearson (Gina McKee), Dot (Pat Dunn), Jack Pearson (Chris Ramsey), Sarah Pearson (Kimberley Nixon). Copyright: Channel X North / Baby Cow Productions

With a baby on the way, Jack and Sarah are desperate to move out of the family home. Joe's recovering from his stroke so Pauline goes back to work as an estate agent and is struggling to sell her first property, but a surprise windfall for granny Dot solves all their problems.

Jack's feeling the pressure at work on the paper and at home, but gets a bit of fire in his belly... and elsewhere.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 12th November 2013
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 17th November 2013 10:30pm BBC2
Sunday 17th November 2013 11:00pm BBC2 Scot

Cast & crew

Chris Ramsey Jack Pearson
Kimberley Nixon Sarah Pearson
Vic Reeves (as Jim Moir) Joe Pearson
Gina McKee Pauline Pearson
Lisa McGrillis Vicki
Pat Dunn Dot
Jason Cook Ramsey
Steffen Peddie Big Keith
Neil Grainger Gervaise
Victoria Elliott Denise
Curtis Appleby Hutchy
Guest cast
Graham Duff David (Hebburn Advertiser Colleague)
Toby Hadoke Priest
Thelma Miller Maud (Retirement Home Resident)
Tim Healy Stuart McCluskey (Glue Factory Owner)
Terry Joyce Solicitor
Writing team
Jason Cook Writer
Graham Duff Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jonathan Gershfield Director
Gill Isles Producer
Matt Tiller Executive Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Lindsay Hughes Executive Producer
Alan Marke Executive Producer
Daniel Gethic Editor
Jim Holloway Production Designer


Series 2 trailer

Pauline narrates the trailer for the series two of Hebburn.

Featuring: Chris Ramsey (Jack Pearson), Kimberley Nixon (Sarah Pearson), Jim Moir (Joe Pearson), Lisa McGrillis (Vicki), Gina McKee (Pauline Pearson) & Pat Dunn (Dot).

Joe's Rehabilitation

Joe convinces Pauline to give him a sneaky bit of cake.

Featuring: Jim Moir (Joe Pearson) & Gina McKee (Pauline Pearson).

At The Wake

At her friend's wake, Dot complains that things are going missing at the old folks home.

View this clip on the BBC website

Featuring: Lisa McGrillis (Vicki), Gina McKee (Pauline Pearson) & Pat Dunn (Dot).

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