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 6 is repeated on Gold today at 6pm.

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John Challis was set for a TV reunion David Jason

Sir David Jason has paid a tearful tribute to the late John Challis, his Only Fools And Horses co-star for more than 20 years.

Rod McPhee, The Sun, 20th September 2021

Boycie: how the great comedy character was born

As Only Fools And Horses' smarmy businessman Boycie, John Challis played one of the most memorable characters in one of the most memorable British TV shows of all time - not to mention having one of the most memorable (if irritating) laughs.

Ian Youngs, BBC, 19th September 2021

Government plans "distinctively British" TV requirement

Media minister John Whittingdale was mocked online for listing Derry Girls, a sitcom set during the Northern Irish troubles of the 1990s, among his examples of 'clearly British' shows .

Isobel Lewis, The Independent, 16th September 2021

The scene that made the BBC take OFAH seriously

Batman and Robin; the chandelier; Trigger's broom. The Trotter clan has given us 40 years of unforgettable moments - but one stands out.

Tom Fordy, The Telegraph, 8th September 2021

Only Fools And Horses: does it stand the test of time?

First shown 40 years ago today, the classic sitcom's first episode flirted with some risque humour but at its heart were family and love

Benji Wilson, The Telegraph, 8th September 2021

OFAH archive found on 40th anniversary

Hundreds of previously unseen photos taken during the filming of Only Fools And Horses have been unearthed in the BBC Archive.

BBC, 8th September 2021

OFAH fans vote Del Boy's bar fall best moment in show set out to find out what fans think is the greatest Only Fools and Horses moment ahead of the sitcom's 40th anniversary - and the results are in. David Jason's Del Boy falling through the bar has been crowned the winner, with 37 per cent of the total votes.

Lidia Molina-Whyte, Radio Times, 7th September 2021

Paul Whitehouse: Only Fools is greatest sitcom ever

According to Paul Whitehouse, who took on the role of Grandad when the Trotters transferred to the West End in a successful musical, it is unlikely viewers will ever take a British comedy to their hearts quite like Only Fools And Horses.

Andy Halls, The Sun, 7th September 2021

Five OFAH episodes slapped with racism warnings

Only Fools And Horses episodes have been slapped with racism warnings as Britbox flagged the content of the comedy.

Beth Allcock, The Sun, 7th September 2021

John Challis given honorary citizenship of Serbia

Only Fools And Horses star John Challis has been granted honorary citizenship in Serbia for his portrayal of Boycie in the much-loved British comedy series.

Laurence Dollimore, Daily Mail, 5th September 2021