No Place Like Home. Image shows from L to R: Nigel Crabtree (Martin Clunes), Arthur Crabtree (William Gaunt), Tracy Crabtree (Dee Sadler), Beryl Crabtree (Patricia Garwood), Lorraine Codd (Beverly Adams), Paul Crabtree (Stephen Watson). Copyright: BBC.

No Place Like Home

BBC One sitcom. 43 episodes (5 series), 1983 - 1987. Stars William Gaunt, Patricia Garwood, Michael Sharvell-Martin, Marcia Warren, Ann Penfold, Martin Clunes, Andrew Charleson and others.

No Place Like Home. Image shows from L to R: Nigel Crabtree (Martin Clunes), Arthur Crabtree (William Gaunt), Tracy Crabtree (Dee Sadler), Beryl Crabtree (Patricia Garwood), Lorraine Codd (Beverly Adams), Paul Crabtree (Stephen Watson). Copyright: BBC.

No Place Like Home

Arthur and Beryl Crabtree are looking forward to a quiet life. However, one by one, each of their grown-up children return home

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1983 - 1987
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
43   (5 series)
Starring
William Gaunt, Patricia Garwood, Michael Sharvell-Martin, Marcia Warren, Ann Penfold, Martin Clunes, Andrew Charleson, Dee Sadler and others
Writer
Jon Watkins
Directors
Robin Nash and Richard Boden
Producer
Robin Nash

Their youngest son, Nigel, having just left home for university, Arthur and Beryl Crabtree (well, mainly Arthur) are looking forward to a quiet life at their own pace, taking care of themselves rather than all of their offspring for once! But no sooner has Nigel gone, when all three children trickle back to the family nest.

Production Details

Production company
Soundtrack
The theme tune was composed by Ronnie Hazelhurst.
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 13th December 1983 on BBC One at 7:40pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 22nd December 1987 on BBC One at 7pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Saturday 21st October 2017 at 2:00am on Drama

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