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.

Dates is repeated on Gold on Saturday at 11am.

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

Location

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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. Dates Episode 2: Saturday at 11am on Gold
  2. Miami Twice Episode 1: Saturday at 4:05pm on Gold
  3. Miami Twice Episode 2: Saturday at 5:10pm on Gold
  4. Dates Episode 2: Saturday at 7:10pm on Gold
  5. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 2: Sunday at 9:30am on Gold
  6. Miami Twice Episode 1: Sunday at 10:50am on Gold
  7. Miami Twice Episode 2: Sunday at 11:55am on Gold
  8. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 2: Sunday at 3:40pm on Gold
  9. Series 2 Episode 4: Monday at 8:20pm on Gold
  10. Series 2 Episode 4: Tuesday at 1:20pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. Miami Twice Episode 1: Tuesday at 9:20pm on Gold
  12. Miami Twice Episode 1: Wednesday at 8:40pm on Gold
  13. Miami Twice Episode 2: Thursday 28th March at 7:10pm on Gold
  14. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 3: Thursday 28th March at 10pm on Gold
  15. Miami Twice Episode 2: Friday 29th March at 5:30pm on Gold
  16. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 3: Friday 29th March at 7:20pm on Gold
  17. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 1: Saturday 30th March at 3:20pm on Gold
  18. Series 4 Episode 1: Saturday 30th March at 5:40pm on Gold
  19. Series 4 Episode 2: Saturday 30th March at 6:20pm on Gold
  20. Series 4 Episode 3: Saturday 30th March at 7pm on Gold
  21. Series 4 Episode 4: Saturday 30th March at 7:40pm on Gold
  22. Series 4 Episode 5: Saturday 30th March at 8:20pm on Gold
  23. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 1: Sunday 31st March at 12pm on Gold
  24. Series 4 Episode 6: Sunday 31st March at 1:20pm on Gold
  25. Series 4 Episode 7: Sunday 31st March at 2pm on Gold
  26. Series 4 Episode 1: Sunday 31st March at 2:40pm on Gold
  27. Series 4 Episode 2: Sunday 31st March at 3:20pm on Gold
  28. Series 4 Episode 3: Sunday 31st March at 4pm on Gold
  29. Series 4 Episode 4: Sunday 31st March at 4:40pm on Gold
  30. Series 4 Episode 5: Sunday 31st March at 5:20pm on Gold
  31. Series 4 Episode 7: Sunday 31st March at 9pm on Gold
  32. Series 4 Episode 6: Sunday 31st March at 9:40pm on Gold
  33. Series 5 Episode 4: Wednesday 3rd April at 10pm on Gold
  34. Series 5 Episode 2: Thursday 4th April at 10pm on Gold

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