Last Of The Summer Wine. Image shows from L to R: Walter C. 'Foggy' Dewhurst (Brian Wilde), William 'Compo' Simmonite (Bill Owen), Norman Clegg (Peter Sallis). Copyright: BBC
Last Of The Summer Wine

Last Of The Summer Wine

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1973 - 2010
  • 295 episodes (31 series)

Gentle sitcom following a group of pensioners living in Yorkshire. This show was Britain's longest-running TV sitcom. Stars Bill Owen, Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton, Brian Murphy, Michael Bates and more.

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Series 25 - Variations On A Theme Of The Widow Winstanley

Truly tries to find an old classmate and deliver her to Clegg's doorstep.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 19th December 2004
Time
6:15pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 20th August 2011 1:20pm Gold
Sunday 21st August 2011 7:00am Gold
Tuesday 13th September 2011 6:40pm Gold
Wednesday 7th December 2011 4:50pm Gold
Thursday 8th December 2011 12:20pm Gold
Saturday 1st December 2012 9:40am Gold
Saturday 1st December 2012 5:05pm Gold
Tuesday 18th December 2012 4:20pm Gold
Thursday 12th December 2013 4:40pm Gold
Friday 13th December 2013 10:00am Gold
Wednesday 9th April 2014 12:40pm Gold
Wednesday 9th April 2014 6:00pm Gold
Sunday 18th May 2014 9:50am Gold
Sunday 18th May 2014 5:40pm Gold
Sunday 19th October 2014 2:25pm Gold
Wednesday 24th December 2014 8:20am Gold
Saturday 15th August 2015 9:00am Gold
Tuesday 15th September 2015 10:30am Gold
Sunday 27th September 2015 9:20am Gold
Sunday 27th September 2015 5:00pm Gold
Monday 19th October 2015 9:40am Gold
Tuesday 15th December 2015 8:15am Gold
Tuesday 15th December 2015 3:20pm Gold
Tuesday 22nd December 2015 5:20pm Drama
Thursday 3rd March 2016 1:00pm Drama
Thursday 3rd March 2016 6:40pm Drama
Thursday 2nd June 2016 11:40am Gold
Thursday 27th October 2016 9:30am Gold
Thursday 27th October 2016 4:10pm Gold
Wednesday 7th December 2016 8:40am Gold
Wednesday 7th December 2016 3:00pm Gold
Saturday 31st December 2016 5:40pm Drama
Friday 24th February 2017 1:40pm Drama
Friday 24th February 2017 6:00pm Drama
Monday 11th December 2017 9:40am Gold
Monday 11th December 2017 2:35pm Gold
Thursday 5th September 2019 10:20am Gold
Thursday 5th September 2019 3:40pm Gold
Monday 16th December 2019 9:40am Gold
Monday 16th December 2019 2:20pm Gold
Friday 11th December 2020 9:35am Gold
Friday 11th December 2020 3:10pm Gold
Tuesday 29th December 2020 9:15am Gold
Sunday 26th September 2021 6:10pm Drama
Sunday 10th October 2021 8:20am Gold
Tuesday 30th November 2021 11:40am Gold
Tuesday 30th November 2021 5:40pm Gold
Tuesday 14th December 2021 10:35am Gold
Sunday 13th March 2022 11:20am Drama
Monday 24th October 2022 10:50am Gold
Monday 24th October 2022 3:15pm Gold
Monday 14th November 2022 10:10am Gold
Monday 14th November 2022 2:40pm Gold
Thursday 1st December 2022 12:10pm Gold
Friday 8th December 2023 11:20am Gold
Sunday 24th December 2023 10:15am Gold
Sunday 24th December 2023 7:20pm Drama
Monday 25th December 2023 5:20pm Drama

Cast & crew

Cast
Peter Sallis Norman Clegg
Frank Thornton Herbert 'Truly' Truelove
Brian Murphy Alvin Smedley
Keith Clifford Billy Hardcastle
Mike Grady Barry Wilkinson
Kathy Staff Nora Batty
Sarah Thomas Glenda Wilkinson
Jean Fergusson Marina
Josephine Tewson Miss Davenport
Robert Fyfe Howard Sibshaw
Burt Kwouk Entwistle
Tom Owen Tom Simmonite
Juliette Kaplan Pearl Sibshaw
Jane Freeman Ivy
Ken Kitson PC Cooper
Jean Alexander Aunty Wainwright
Dora Bryan Ros Utterthwaite
Stephen Lewis Clem 'Smiler' Hemmingway
Christopher Beeny Herman Teasdale / Morton
Guest cast
Norman Wisdom Billy Ingleton
Louis Emerick Policeman
Writing team
Roy Clarke Writer
Production team
Alan J. W. Bell Director
Alan J. W. Bell Producer
Andrew Wilde Editor
Stephan Paczai Production Designer
Pat O'Shea Director of Photography
Madeleine Millar Costume Designer
Clare Parker Make-up Designer
Lesley Faulkner Make-up Designer
Ronnie Hazlehurst Composer
Graham Walker Graphics
Simone Dawson 1st Assistant Director

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