Only Fools And Horses. Image shows from L to R: Rodney (Nicholas Lyndhurst), Del (David Jason), Grandad (Lennard Pearce). Copyright: BBC.

Only Fools And Horses

BBC One sitcom about two market traders. 64 episodes (7 series), 1981 - 2003. Stars David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Buster Merryfield, Lennard Pearce and others.

Series 7, Episode 5 is repeated on Gold today at 2:10pm.

Only Fools And Horses. Image shows from L to R: Uncle Albert (Buster Merryfield), Del (David Jason), Rodney (Nicholas Lyndhurst). Copyright: BBC.

Only Fools And Horses

Sitcom about two market traders, Del Boy and his brother Rodney

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1981 - 2003
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
64   (7 series), plus 4 short specials
Creator
John Sullivan
Starring
David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Buster Merryfield, Lennard Pearce, Roger Lloyd Pack, Patrick Murray, Paul Barber, John Challis and others
Writer
John Sullivan
Directors
Martin Shardlow, Ray Butt, Susan Belbin, Mandie Fletcher and Tony Dow
Producers
Ray Butt and Gareth Gwenlan

Sitcom about of two streetwise south-Londoners: Derek 'Del Boy' Trotter and the younger brother he raised since their mother's death, Rodney.

Through the initial series, the brothers shared their high-rise council flat in Nelson Mandela House with their Grandad. When he died his estranged brother, WWII Navy veteran Uncle Albert, moved in.

In later series, Rodney married Cassandra and moved out to live with her, whilst Del began dating one-time magician's assistant Raquel, who eventually moved into the flat; in due course they were joined by a son, Damien.

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Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • OFAH (Acronym)
  • Only Fools And Horses.... (Other official name)
Soundtrack
The theme song was written, composed and lyrics performed by John Sullivan.
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 8th September 1981 on BBC One at 8:30pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 21st March 2014 on BBC One at 9:40pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 7 Episode 6: Today at 2:10pm on Gold
  2. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 1: Today at 3:20pm on Gold
  3. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 3: Today at 4:40pm on Gold
  4. The Final Specials Episode 1: Today at 6pm on Gold
  5. The Final Specials Episode 2: Today at 7:30pm on Gold
  6. Series 5 Episode 5: Tomorrow at 8:45am on Gold
  7. The Final Specials Episode 1: Tomorrow at 12pm on Gold
  8. Series 2 Episode 6: Tomorrow at 1:40pm on Gold
  9. Series 5 Episode 5: Tomorrow at 3:20pm on Gold
  10. Series 5 Episode 5: Tomorrow at 6pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. Series 2 Episode 6: Tomorrow at 8pm on Gold
  12. Series 2 Episode 2: Tomorrow at 8:40pm on Gold
  13. Series 1 Episode 2: Tomorrow at 9:20pm on Gold
  14. Series 5 Episode 6: Tuesday at 9am on Gold
  15. Series 2 Episode 6: Tuesday at 1:20pm on Gold
  16. Series 2 Episode 2: Tuesday at 2pm on Gold
  17. Series 1 Episode 2: Tuesday at 2:40pm on Gold
  18. Series 5 Episode 6: Tuesday at 3:20pm on Gold
  19. Series 5 Episode 6: Tuesday at 6pm on Gold
  20. Series 3 Episode 3: Tuesday at 8pm on Gold
  21. Series 3 Episode 7: Tuesday at 8:40pm on Gold
  22. Series 1 Episode 3: Tuesday at 9:20pm on Gold
  23. Series 3 Episode 3: Wednesday at 12:20pm on Gold
  24. Series 3 Episode 7: Wednesday at 1pm on Gold
  25. Series 1 Episode 3: Wednesday at 1:40pm on Gold
  26. Series 2 Episode 5: Wednesday at 8pm on Gold
  27. Series 1 Episode 7: Wednesday at 8:40pm on Gold
  28. Series 1 Episode 4: Wednesday at 9:25pm on Gold
  29. Series 2 Episode 5: Thursday at 12:35pm on Gold
  30. Series 1 Episode 7: Thursday at 1:15pm on Gold
  31. Series 1 Episode 4: Thursday at 2pm on Gold
  32. Series 2 Episode 6: Thursday at 2:40pm on Gold
  33. Series 3 Episode 8: Thursday at 8pm on Gold
  34. Series 2 Episode 7: Thursday at 8:40pm on Gold
  35. Series 1 Episode 5: Thursday at 9:20pm on Gold
  36. Series 2 Episode 6: Friday at 12pm on Gold
  37. Series 3 Episode 2: Friday at 12:40pm on Gold
  38. Series 3 Episode 8: Friday at 1:20pm on Gold
  39. Series 2 Episode 7: Friday at 2pm on Gold
  40. Series 1 Episode 5: Friday at 2:40pm on Gold
  41. Series 2 Episode 7: Friday at 8pm on Gold
  42. Series 4 Episode 2: Friday at 8:40pm on Gold
  43. Series 3 Episode 2: Friday at 9:20pm on Gold
  44. Series 4 Episode 1: Saturday at 9:20am on Gold
  45. Series 4 Episode 2: Saturday at 10am on Gold
  46. Series 4 Episode 3: Saturday at 10:40am on Gold
  47. Series 4 Episode 4: Saturday at 11:20am on Gold
  48. Series 2 Episode 7: Saturday at 12pm on Gold
  49. Series 4 Episode 2: Saturday at 12:40pm on Gold
  50. Series 4 Episode 5: Saturday at 1:20pm on Gold
  51. Series 4 Episode 6: Saturday at 2pm on Gold
  52. Series 4 Episode 7: Saturday at 2:40pm on Gold
  53. Series 4 Episode 1: Saturday at 3:20pm on Gold
  54. Series 4 Episode 2: Saturday at 4pm on Gold
  55. Series 4 Episode 3: Saturday at 4:40pm on Gold
  56. Series 4 Episode 4: Saturday at 5:20pm on Gold
  57. The Final Specials Episode 3: Saturday at 6pm on Gold
  58. Series 3 Episode 1: Saturday at 7:40pm on Gold
  59. Series 3 Episode 2: Saturday at 8:20pm on Gold
  60. Series 3 Episode 3: Saturday at 9pm on Gold
  61. Series 4 Episode 5: Sunday 3rd October at 8:40am on Gold
  62. Series 4 Episode 6: Sunday 3rd October at 9:20am on Gold
  63. Series 4 Episode 7: Sunday 3rd October at 10am on Gold
  64. Series 3 Episode 1: Sunday 3rd October at 10:40am on Gold
  65. Series 3 Episode 2: Sunday 3rd October at 11:20am on Gold
  66. Series 3 Episode 3: Sunday 3rd October at 12pm on Gold
  67. Series 3 Episode 4: Sunday 3rd October at 12:35pm on Gold
  68. Series 3 Episode 5: Sunday 3rd October at 1:20pm on Gold
  69. Series 3 Episode 6: Sunday 3rd October at 2pm on Gold
  70. Series 3 Episode 8: Sunday 3rd October at 2:40pm on Gold
  71. The Final Specials Episode 3: Sunday 3rd October at 3:20pm on Gold
  72. Series 3 Episode 4: Sunday 3rd October at 5pm on Gold
  73. Series 3 Episode 5: Sunday 3rd October at 5:40pm on Gold
  74. Series 3 Episode 6: Sunday 3rd October at 6:20pm on Gold
  75. Series 3 Episode 8: Sunday 3rd October at 7pm on Gold
  76. Series 6 Episode 7: Sunday 3rd October at 7:40pm on Gold
  77. Series 6 Episode 7: Monday 4th October at 2pm on Gold

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