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

No Place Like Home

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1983 - 1987
  • 43 episodes (5 series)

Arthur and Beryl Crabtree are looking forward to a quiet life. However, one by one, each of their grown-up children return home. Stars William Gaunt, Patricia Garwood, Michael Sharvell-Martin, Marcia Warren, Ann Penfold and more.

Episode menu

Series 3, Episode 1 - Marriage Guidance

Arthur's attempts at marriage guidance lead to complete confusion for the counsellor.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 8th January 1986
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 30th January 2015 1:00pm Drama
Friday 30th January 2015 6:00pm Drama
Saturday 7th October 2017 3:00am Drama

Cast & crew

William Gaunt Arthur Crabtree
Patricia Garwood Beryl Crabtree
Michael Sharvell-Martin Trevor Botting
Marcia Warren Vera Botting
Martin Clunes Nigel Crabtree
Dee Sadler Tracy Crabtree
Stephen Watson Paul Crabtree
Beverly Adams Lorraine Codd
Daniel Hill Raymond Codd
Sophie Huggins Louise
Guest cast
Tony McHale Husband
Jason Wolff (as Jason Wolfe) Arguing Couple
Pat Butler Arguing Couple
John Quayle Mr. Pettifer
Writing team
Jon Watkins Writer
Production team
Robin Nash Director
Martin Shardlow Director
Robin Nash Producer
John Wilkinson Editor
Dave Hambelton Editor
Bob Cove Production Designer
Judy Pepperdine Costume Designer
Christine Greenwood Make-up Designer
Henry Barber Lighting Designer

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