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 1, Episode 1 is repeated on Gold on Saturday at 10:40am.

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 1 Episode 1: Saturday at 10:40am on Gold
  2. Series 1 Episode 2: Saturday at 11:25am on Gold
  3. Series 1 Episode 3: Saturday at 12:10pm on Gold
  4. Series 1 Episode 4: Saturday at 12:50pm on Gold
  5. Series 1 Episode 5: Saturday at 1:30pm on Gold
  6. Series 1 Episode 1: Saturday at 2:10pm on Gold
  7. Series 1 Episode 2: Saturday at 2:50pm on Gold
  8. Series 1 Episode 3: Saturday at 3:30pm on Gold
  9. Series 1 Episode 4: Saturday at 4:10pm on Gold
  10. Series 1 Episode 5: Saturday at 4:55pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 3: Saturday at 5:30pm on Gold
  12. Series 1 Episode 1: Saturday at 6:55pm on Gold
  13. Series 1 Episode 2: Saturday at 7:35pm on Gold
  14. Series 1 Episode 6: Saturday at 8:20pm on Gold
  15. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 3: Sunday at 9:10am on Gold
  16. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 2: Sunday at 10:35am on Gold
  17. Series 5 Episode 7: Sunday at 11:55am on Gold
  18. Series 1 Episode 6: Sunday at 1:15pm on Gold
  19. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 3: Sunday at 1:55pm on Gold
  20. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 2: Sunday at 3:15pm on Gold
  21. Series 1 Episode 6: Sunday at 5:35pm on Gold
  22. Series 5 Episode 7: Sunday at 6:15pm on Gold
  23. 1996 Christmas Trilogy Episode 2: Sunday at 7:40pm on Gold
  24. Series 4 Episode 1: Saturday 6th June at 10:20am on Gold
  25. Series 4 Episode 2: Saturday 6th June at 11am on Gold
  26. Series 4 Episode 3: Saturday 6th June at 11:40am on Gold
  27. Series 4 Episode 4: Saturday 6th June at 12:20pm on Gold
  28. Series 4 Episode 5: Saturday 6th June at 1pm on Gold
  29. Series 4 Episode 6: Saturday 6th June at 1:40pm on Gold
  30. Series 4 Episode 7: Saturday 6th June at 2:20pm on Gold
  31. Series 4 Episode 1: Saturday 6th June at 3pm on Gold
  32. Series 4 Episode 2: Saturday 6th June at 3:40pm on Gold
  33. Series 4 Episode 3: Saturday 6th June at 4:20pm on Gold
  34. Series 4 Episode 4: Saturday 6th June at 5pm on Gold
  35. Series 4 Episode 5: Saturday 6th June at 5:40pm on Gold
  36. Series 4 Episode 6: Saturday 6th June at 6:20pm on Gold
  37. Series 4 Episode 7: Saturday 6th June at 7pm on Gold
  38. Series 4 Episode 1: Saturday 6th June at 7:40pm on Gold
  39. Series 4 Episode 2: Saturday 6th June at 8:20pm on Gold
  40. Series 3 Episode 1: Sunday 7th June at 9:40am on Gold
  41. Series 3 Episode 2: Sunday 7th June at 10:20am on Gold
  42. Series 3 Episode 3: Sunday 7th June at 11am on Gold
  43. Series 3 Episode 4: Sunday 7th June at 11:35am on Gold
  44. Series 3 Episode 5: Sunday 7th June at 12:20pm on Gold
  45. Series 3 Episode 1: Sunday 7th June at 1pm on Gold
  46. Series 3 Episode 2: Sunday 7th June at 1:40pm on Gold
  47. Series 3 Episode 3: Sunday 7th June at 2:20pm on Gold
  48. Series 3 Episode 4: Sunday 7th June at 3pm on Gold
  49. Series 3 Episode 5: Sunday 7th June at 3:40pm on Gold
  50. Series 3 Episode 1: Sunday 7th June at 4:20pm on Gold
  51. Series 3 Episode 3: Sunday 7th June at 6pm on Gold
  52. Series 3 Episode 4: Sunday 7th June at 6:35pm on Gold
  53. Series 3 Episode 5: Sunday 7th June at 7:20pm on Gold

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