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 5, Episode 5 is repeated on Gold today at 3:20pm.

The Frog's Legacy

At Trigger's niece Lisa's wedding, down in Hampshire, Del bumps into his mum's old best mate, Trigger's auntie Irene. Over a few drinks, Reenie lets slip a tale of hidden treasure and 1960s intrigue. Just what's the truth in the rumours of Freddy the Frog?

Further details

Trotters Independent Trading is causing mayhem with their faulty RAJAH computers.

Rodders gets a new job at a funeral directors, while Albert and Del hit the health market with their miracle cure body massagers.

At the wedding of Trigger's niece, the Trotters hear the tale of Freddy the Frog, a bank robber and close friend of the boys' mother. He left everything in his will to their mum, including missing gold bullion.

While Del hunts for treasure, Rodney puzzles over Freddy and his mother's 'friendship' - and a son who would by now be his own age.

Broadcast details

Friday 25th December 1987
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Jason Del
Nicholas Lyndhurst Rodney
Buster Merryfield Uncle Albert
Roger Lloyd Pack Trigger
John Challis Boycie
Sue Holderness Marlene
Kenneth MacDonald Mike
Guest cast
Geraldine Cowper (as Gerry Cowper) Lisa
Mark Colleano Andy (Lisa's fiancé)
Joan Sims Irene 'Reenie' Turpin
Angus Mackay Vicar
Nayef Rashed (as Adam Hussein) Mr. Jahan
Angela Moran Woman in Market
Duncan Faber Man in Market
Writing team
John Sullivan Writer
Production team
Ray Butt Director
Ray Butt Producer

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