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 7 is repeated on Gold today at 2pm.

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. Series 2 Episode 7: Today at 2pm on Gold
  2. Series 2 Episode 7: Today at 9:20pm on Gold
  3. Series 6 Episode 2: Tomorrow at 1:40pm on Gold
  4. Series 6 Episode 2: Saturday at 12:15pm on Gold
  5. Series 6 Episode 3: Saturday at 3:35pm on Gold
  6. Series 6 Episode 4: Saturday at 4:45pm on Gold
  7. Series 6 Episode 5: Saturday at 5:55pm on Gold
  8. Series 6 Episode 6: Saturday at 7:05pm on Gold
  9. Dates Episode 2: Sunday at 10:35am on Gold
  10. Series 6 Episode 3: Sunday at 12:20pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. Series 6 Episode 4: Sunday at 1:25pm on Gold
  12. Series 6 Episode 5: Sunday at 2:35pm on Gold
  13. Series 6 Episode 6: Sunday at 3:50pm on Gold
  14. Mother Nature's Son Episode 1: Sunday at 5pm on Gold
  15. Dates Episode 2: Sunday at 6:25pm on Gold
  16. Series 4 Episode 1: Monday at 2pm on Gold
  17. Series 4 Episode 1: Monday at 9:15pm on Gold
  18. Series 4 Episode 2: Tuesday at 2pm on Gold
  19. Series 4 Episode 2: Tuesday at 9:20pm on Gold
  20. Series 4 Episode 3: Wednesday at 2pm on Gold
  21. Series 4 Episode 3: Wednesday at 9:20pm on Gold
  22. Series 4 Episode 4: Thursday 31st January at 2pm on Gold
  23. Series 4 Episode 4: Thursday 31st January at 9:20pm on Gold

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