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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 6, Episode 4 is repeated on Gold today at 1:20pm.

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 6 Episode 4: Today at 1:20pm on Gold
  2. Miami Twice Episode 1: Today at 8pm on Gold
  3. Miami Twice Episode 1: Tomorrow at 12:55pm on Gold
  4. Miami Twice Episode 1: Tomorrow at 6:55pm on Gold
  5. Miami Twice Episode 2: Tomorrow at 8pm on Gold
  6. Miami Twice Episode 2: Saturday at 9am on Gold
  7. Series 1 Episode 1: Saturday at 11am on Gold
  8. Series 1 Episode 2: Saturday at 11:40am on Gold
  9. Series 1 Episode 3: Saturday at 12:20pm on Gold
  10. Series 1 Episode 4: Saturday at 1pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. Series 1 Episode 1: Saturday at 1:40pm on Gold
  12. Series 1 Episode 2: Saturday at 2:20pm on Gold
  13. Series 1 Episode 3: Saturday at 3pm on Gold
  14. Miami Twice Episode 2: Saturday at 3:40pm on Gold
  15. Series 1 Episode 4: Saturday at 5:40pm on Gold
  16. Series 1 Episode 2: Saturday at 6:20pm on Gold
  17. Series 1 Episode 5: Saturday at 7pm on Gold
  18. Series 1 Episode 6: Saturday at 7:40pm on Gold
  19. Series 2 Episode 1: Saturday at 8:20pm on Gold
  20. Series 1 Episode 2: Sunday at 10:20am on Gold
  21. Series 1 Episode 3: Sunday at 11am on Gold
  22. Series 1 Episode 4: Sunday at 11:40am on Gold
  23. Series 2 Episode 2: Sunday at 12:20pm on Gold
  24. Series 2 Episode 3: Sunday at 1pm on Gold
  25. Series 2 Episode 4: Sunday at 1:40pm on Gold
  26. Series 2 Episode 5: Sunday at 2:20pm on Gold
  27. Series 1 Episode 5: Sunday at 3pm on Gold
  28. Series 1 Episode 6: Sunday at 3:40pm on Gold
  29. Series 2 Episode 1: Sunday at 4:20pm on Gold
  30. Series 2 Episode 2: Sunday at 5pm on Gold
  31. Series 2 Episode 3: Sunday at 5:40pm on Gold
  32. Series 2 Episode 4: Sunday at 6:20pm on Gold
  33. Series 2 Episode 5: Sunday at 7pm on Gold
  34. Series 2 Episode 3: Monday at 12pm on Gold
  35. Series 2 Episode 4: Monday at 1:20pm on Gold
  36. Series 2 Episode 5: Monday at 2pm on Gold
  37. Series 7 Episode 2: Monday at 8pm on Gold
  38. Series 7 Episode 2: Tuesday at 1:50pm on Gold
  39. Series 7 Episode 2: Tuesday at 5:35pm on Gold
  40. Series 7 Episode 5: Tuesday at 8pm on Gold
  41. Series 7 Episode 5: Wednesday at 1:45pm on Gold
  42. Series 7 Episode 5: Wednesday at 5:35pm on Gold
  43. Series 7 Episode 6: Wednesday at 8pm on Gold
  44. Series 7 Episode 6: Thursday 8th October at 1:50pm on Gold
  45. Series 7 Episode 6: Thursday 8th October at 5:35pm on Gold
  46. Series 7 Episode 7: Thursday 8th October at 8pm on Gold
  47. Series 7 Episode 7: Friday 9th October at 1:50pm on Gold
  48. Series 7 Episode 7: Friday 9th October at 5:35pm on Gold
  49. Series 6 Episode 7: Friday 9th October at 8pm on Gold
  50. Series 6 Episode 7: Saturday 10th October at 9:35am on Gold
  51. Series 7 Episode 2: Saturday 10th October at 11:30am on Gold
  52. Series 7 Episode 3: Saturday 10th October at 12:40pm on Gold
  53. Series 7 Episode 4: Saturday 10th October at 1:45pm on Gold
  54. Series 6 Episode 7: Saturday 10th October at 2:50pm on Gold
  55. Series 7 Episode 5: Saturday 10th October at 4:40pm on Gold
  56. Series 7 Episode 6: Saturday 10th October at 5:45pm on Gold
  57. Series 7 Episode 7: Saturday 10th October at 6:50pm on Gold
  58. Series 7 Episode 4: Saturday 10th October at 7:55pm on Gold
  59. Series 7 Episode 5: Sunday 11th October at 9:50am on Gold
  60. Series 7 Episode 2: Sunday 11th October at 11am on Gold
  61. Series 7 Episode 3: Sunday 11th October at 12:10pm on Gold
  62. Series 7 Episode 4: Sunday 11th October at 1:15pm on Gold
  63. Series 7 Episode 5: Sunday 11th October at 2:25pm on Gold
  64. Series 7 Episode 6: Sunday 11th October at 3:30pm on Gold
  65. Series 7 Episode 7: Sunday 11th October at 4:35pm on Gold
  66. Series 2 Episode 5: Sunday 11th October at 5:40pm on Gold
  67. Series 2 Episode 6: Sunday 11th October at 6:20pm on Gold
  68. Series 2 Episode 7: Sunday 11th October at 7pm on Gold
  69. Series 2 Episode 5: Monday 12th October at 12:15pm on Gold
  70. Series 2 Episode 7: Monday 12th October at 2:40pm on Gold
  71. Series 2 Episode 6: Monday 12th October at 4pm on Gold

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