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 2, Episode 2 is repeated on Gold today at 9am.

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 2 Episode 2: Today at 9am on Gold
  2. Series 2 Episode 2: Today at 12:20pm on Gold
  3. Series 2 Episode 2: Today at 7pm on Gold
  4. Series 2 Episode 3: Tomorrow at 8:30am on Gold
  5. Series 2 Episode 3: Tomorrow at 12:30pm on Gold
  6. Series 2 Episode 3: Tomorrow at 7pm on Gold
  7. Series 2 Episode 4: Friday at 9am on Gold
  8. Series 2 Episode 4: Friday at 12:20pm on Gold
  9. Series 2 Episode 4: Friday at 7pm on Gold
  10. Series 6 Episode 1: Friday at 8:20pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. Series 6 Episode 1: Saturday at 8:55am on Gold
  12. Series 6 Episode 2: Saturday at 10am on Gold
  13. Series 6 Episode 3: Saturday at 11:05am on Gold
  14. Series 6 Episode 4: Saturday at 12:10pm on Gold
  15. Series 6 Episode 5: Saturday at 1:20pm on Gold
  16. Series 6 Episode 6: Saturday at 2:35pm on Gold
  17. Series 6 Episode 1: Saturday at 3:45pm on Gold
  18. Series 6 Episode 2: Saturday at 5:45pm on Gold
  19. Series 6 Episode 4: Saturday at 6:50pm on Gold
  20. Series 6 Episode 3: Saturday at 7:55pm on Gold
  21. Series 6 Episode 4: Sunday at 8:40am on Gold
  22. Series 6 Episode 7: Sunday at 9:50am on Gold
  23. Series 6 Episode 5: Sunday at 11:45am on Gold
  24. Series 6 Episode 6: Sunday at 1pm on Gold
  25. Series 7 Episode 1: Sunday at 2:10pm on Gold
  26. Series 6 Episode 7: Sunday at 3:50pm on Gold
  27. Series 7 Episode 1: Sunday at 5:40pm on Gold
  28. Series 2 Episode 5: Monday at 9am on Gold
  29. Series 2 Episode 5: Monday at 12:20pm on Gold
  30. Series 2 Episode 5: Monday at 7pm on Gold
  31. Series 2 Episode 6: Tuesday at 9am on Gold
  32. Series 2 Episode 6: Tuesday at 12:15pm on Gold
  33. Series 2 Episode 6: Tuesday at 7pm on Gold
  34. Series 2 Episode 7: Wednesday 19th May at 9am on Gold
  35. Series 2 Episode 7: Wednesday 19th May at 12:20pm on Gold
  36. Series 2 Episode 7: Wednesday 19th May at 7pm on Gold
  37. Series 3 Episode 1: Thursday 20th May at 9:20am on Gold
  38. Series 3 Episode 1: Thursday 20th May at 12:40pm on Gold
  39. Series 3 Episode 1: Thursday 20th May at 7:20pm on Gold
  40. Series 3 Episode 2: Friday 21st May at 9:20am on Gold
  41. Series 3 Episode 2: Friday 21st May at 12:40pm on Gold
  42. Series 3 Episode 2: Friday 21st May at 7:20pm on Gold
  43. The Final Specials Episode 2: Friday 21st May at 8:40pm on Gold
  44. Series 7 Episode 2: Saturday 22nd May at 9:20am on Gold
  45. Series 7 Episode 3: Saturday 22nd May at 10:25am on Gold
  46. Series 7 Episode 4: Saturday 22nd May at 11:30am on Gold
  47. Series 7 Episode 5: Saturday 22nd May at 12:35pm on Gold
  48. Series 2 Episode 2: Saturday 22nd May at 1:25pm on Gold
  49. Series 7 Episode 6: Saturday 22nd May at 1:40pm on Gold
  50. Series 7 Episode 7: Saturday 22nd May at 2:45pm on Gold
  51. Series 2 Episode 1: Saturday 22nd May at 3:45pm on Gold
  52. The Final Specials Episode 2: Saturday 22nd May at 6:10pm on Gold
  53. Series 7 Episode 3: Saturday 22nd May at 7:55pm on Gold
  54. Series 7 Episode 4: Sunday 23rd May at 8am on Gold
  55. Series 7 Episode 5: Sunday 23rd May at 9:05am on Gold
  56. Series 7 Episode 6: Sunday 23rd May at 10:10am on Gold
  57. Series 7 Episode 7: Sunday 23rd May at 11:15am on Gold
  58. Series 2 Episode 1: Sunday 23rd May at 12:20pm on Gold
  59. Series 2 Episode 2: Sunday 23rd May at 1pm on Gold
  60. Series 2 Episode 3: Sunday 23rd May at 1:40pm on Gold
  61. Series 2 Episode 4: Sunday 23rd May at 2:20pm on Gold
  62. Series 2 Episode 5: Sunday 23rd May at 3pm on Gold
  63. Series 2 Episode 6: Sunday 23rd May at 3:40pm on Gold
  64. Series 2 Episode 7: Sunday 23rd May at 4:20pm on Gold
  65. Series 2 Episode 3: Sunday 23rd May at 6pm on Gold
  66. Series 2 Episode 4: Sunday 23rd May at 6:40pm on Gold
  67. Series 2 Episode 5: Sunday 23rd May at 7:20pm on Gold
  68. Series 2 Episode 6: Sunday 23rd May at 8pm on Gold
  69. Series 3 Episode 3: Monday 24th May at 9:20am on Gold
  70. Series 3 Episode 3: Monday 24th May at 12:40pm on Gold
  71. Series 3 Episode 3: Monday 24th May at 7:20pm on Gold
  72. Series 3 Episode 4: Tuesday 25th May at 9:20am on Gold
  73. Series 3 Episode 4: Tuesday 25th May at 12:35pm on Gold
  74. Series 3 Episode 4: Tuesday 25th May at 7:20pm on Gold
  75. Series 3 Episode 5: Wednesday 26th May at 9:20am on Gold
  76. Series 3 Episode 5: Wednesday 26th May at 12:40pm on Gold
  77. Series 3 Episode 5: Wednesday 26th May at 7:20pm on Gold
  78. Series 3 Episode 6: Thursday 27th May at 9:20am on Gold
  79. Series 3 Episode 6: Thursday 27th May at 12:40pm on Gold
  80. Series 3 Episode 6: Thursday 27th May at 7:20pm on Gold
  81. Series 3 Episode 7: Friday 28th May at 9:20am on Gold
  82. Series 3 Episode 7: Friday 28th May at 12:40pm on Gold
  83. Series 3 Episode 7: Friday 28th May at 7:20pm on Gold
  84. The Final Specials Episode 3: Friday 28th May at 8:40pm on Gold

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