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.

Another series is in development.
Series 7, Episode 7 is repeated on Dave tomorrow at 1:25am.

Not Going Out. Image shows from L to R: Lee (Lee Mack), Benji (Max Pattison), Charlie (Finley Southby), Lucy (Sally Bretton).

Series 8, Episode 3 - Car

Lee's hopes for a stress-free ferry trip to France with Lucy and the children are dashed when they don't leave enough time for the car journey.

Broadcast details

Friday 3rd February 2017
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Lee Mack Lee
    Sally Bretton Lucy
    Francesca Newman Molly
    Max Pattison Benji
    Finley Southby Charlie
    Guest cast
    Dan Tetsell Simon
    Angela McHale Sat Nav Voice
    Rob Brydon George (Voice)
    Writing team
    Lee Mack Writer
    Daniel Peak Writer
    Simon Evans Writer (Additional Material)
    Paul Kerensa Writer (Additional Material)
    Simon Griffiths Writer (Additional Material)
    Liam Woodman Writer (Additional Material)
    Sarah Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Nick Wood Director
    Jamie Rix Producer
    Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
    Lee Mack Executive Producer
    Jon Thoday Executive Producer
    Rob Aslett Executive Producer
    Richard Halladey Editor
    James Dillon Production Designer
    Tracey Gillham Casting Director
    Leah Archer Costume Designer
    Carlene Gearing Make-up Designer
    Martin Kempton Lighting Designer
    Steve Brown Composer
    Alex Hardcastle Composer
    Roger Planer Composer
    John McBurnie Composer
    Chris Goodger Director of Photography
    Gregor Sharp Commissioning Editor


    Road trip from hell

    Much to Lucy's dismay, whilst rushing to catch a ferry Lee decides to take a shortcut...

    Featuring: Lee Mack (Lee), Sally Bretton (Lucy), Max Pattison (Benji).


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