Not Going Out. Image shows from L to R: Lee (Lee Mack), Lucy (Sally Bretton). Copyright: Avalon Television / Arlo Productions.

Not Going Out

BBC One sitcom about a couple. 79 episodes (10 series), 2006 - 2019. Stars Lee Mack, Sally Bretton, Hugh Dennis, Abigail Cruttenden and others.

Series 8, Episode 4 is repeated on Dave today at 8pm.

Series 4, Episode 3 - Movie

Not Going Out. Image shows from L to R: Rod (Philip Brodie), Lee (Lee Mack), Jane (Hannah Waddingham). Copyright: Avalon Television / Arlo Productions.
Lucy is fed up of Lee treating her flat as if he owns it. He promises to change but omits to mention that he has already let the flat out to a film director who is paying Lee £500 to use the flat while Lucy's out at work.

Broadcast details

Thursday 20th January 2011
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Lee Mack Lee
Sally Bretton Lucy
Tim Vine Tim
Katy Wix Daisy
Guest cast
Hannah Waddingham Jane
Philip Brodie Rod
Mike Wilmot Mike (Director)
Leila Hoffman Old Lady
Writing team
Lee Mack Writer
Daniel Peak Writer
Simon Evans Writer (Additional Material)
Paul Kerensa Writer (Additional Material)
Dave Cohen Writer (Additional Material)
Simon Griffiths Writer (Additional Material)
David Isaac Writer (Additional Material)
Liam Woodman Writer (Additional Material)
Milton Jones Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Nick Wood Director
Jamie Rix Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
Lee Mack Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Simon Wilson Executive Producer
Richard Halladey Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Steve Brown Composer
Alex Hardcastle Composer


Indoor Barbeque

With the toaster broken, Lee finds an alternative way to make crumpets, much to Lucy's annoyance. And a stranger comes knocking at the door.

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Featuring: Lee Mack (Lee), Mike Wilmot (Mike), Sally Bretton (Lucy).

Tim's Job Hunt

Daisy tries to convince Tim that he is making a mistake by wanting to quit his job. Lee offers to talk to his friend, and encourages Daisy to make her excuses, which are typically unconventional.

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Featuring: Lee Mack (Lee), Tim Vine (Tim), Katy Wix (Daisy).


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