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. 78 episodes (10 series), 2006 - 2019. Stars Lee Mack, Sally Bretton, Hugh Dennis, Abigail Cruttenden and others.

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Not Going Out. Image shows from L to R: Tim (Tim Vine), Prostitute (Francesca Marie), Lee (Lee Mack). Copyright: Avalon Television / Arlo Productions.
To impress Lucy, Lee starts training for a 10 kilometre Fun Run only to injure himself immediately. In an effort to hide the injury from Lucy, he gets himself a secret sports massage, but this just leads to more trouble.

Broadcast details

Friday 4th May 2012
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Lee Mack Lee
    Sally Bretton Lucy
    Tim Vine Tim
    Katy Wix Daisy
    Guest cast
    Francesca Marie Prostitute
    Kim Ismay Claudia
    Josephine Welcome (as Josephine Lloyd-Welcome) Newsagent
    Neil Edmond Policeman
    Ged Forrest Ronnie
    Writing team
    Lee Mack 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)
    Production team
    Nick Wood Director
    Jamie Rix Producer
    Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
    Lee Mack Executive Producer
    Jon Thoday Executive Producer
    Chris Sussman Executive Producer
    Rob Aslett Executive Producer
    Richard Halladey Editor
    James Dillon Production Designer
    Steve Brown Composer
    Alex Hardcastle Composer


    I Bet You See More Honey Monsters Than Kenyans

    Lee teases Lucy as she is warming up for her 10k fun run.

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


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