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. 80 episodes (10 series), 2006 - 2020. Stars Lee Mack, Sally Bretton, Hugh Dennis, Abigail Cruttenden and others.

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Series 3, Episode 2 is repeated on Gold today at 9:20pm.

Series 7

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

1. Mugging

First broadcast: Friday 17th October 2014

When Lucy has her handbag stolen from right under Lee's nose, he feels the need to prove his manliness over and over and over again.

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

2. Christening

First broadcast: Friday 24th October 2014

Lee's big mouth has got him and Lucy invited to a Christening Party thrown by new neighbours Toby and Anna, and now they have no time to find the perfect present for the baby who has everything.

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Not Going Out. Image shows from L to R: Nurse (Angela McHale), Lee (Lee Mack). Copyright: Avalon Television / Arlo Productions.

3. Donor

First broadcast: Friday 31st October 2014

When Lucy decides it's time to have a baby she's surprised to find the whole family taking a personal interest in the conception.

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Not Going Out. Image shows from L to R: Toby (Hugh Dennis), Lee (Lee Mack). Copyright: Avalon Television / Arlo Productions.

4. Anna

First broadcast: Friday 7th November 2014

Lucy aspires to be friends with her posh new neighbours, Toby and Anna, but hasn't reckoned on Lee dragging her back down to earth.

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Not Going Out. Image shows from L to R: Alexander Armstrong, Daisy (Katy Wix), Lee (Lee Mack), Richard Osman. Copyright: Avalon Television / Arlo Productions.

5. Pointless

First broadcast: Friday 21st November 2014

In an attempt to impress Lucy with his intellectual prowess Lee joins Daisy as a contestant on the TV quiz show, Pointless.

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Not Going Out. Frank (Bobby Ball). Copyright: Avalon Television / Arlo Productions.

6. Alcohol

First broadcast: Friday 28th November 2014

Frank's drinking becomes a problem and forces Lee and Lucy to reassess the living arrangements in the flat.

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

7. Surprise

First broadcast: Friday 5th December 2014

No matter what happens, Lucy's surprise party for her parents' anniversary must remain a secret or it won't be a surprise. So why she tells Lee about it is anyone's guess.

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Not Going Out. Lee (Lee Mack). Copyright: Avalon Television / Arlo Productions.

8. Plane

First broadcast: Friday 12th December 2014

Flying off on a summer holiday, Lucy and Daisy endure the worst flight of their lives when Lee gets a bad case of the jitters on the plane.

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

9. Lucy

First broadcast: Friday 19th December 2014

Lee spends time in the bar with Toby worrying that the woman of his dreams is drifting further away.

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

Christmas Special: Wedding

First broadcast: Wednesday 24th December 2014

The will-they-won't-they tension between Lee and Lucy reaches new highs in this epic series finale for Christmas, as the couple find themselves in previously uncharted emotional water.

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This series see an emasculated Lee feeling forced to prove his masculinity; Lee wrestling with Lucy's desire to have a child with another man; and Lee joins Daisy going on the hit TV show Pointless Find out more

Featuring: Lee Mack (Lee), Sally Bretton (Lucy), Katy Wix (Daisy).