Only When I Laugh. Image shows from L to R: Dr. Gordon Thorpe (Richard Wilson), Roy Figgis (James Bolam), Norman Binns (Christopher Strauli), Archie Glover (Peter Bowles). Copyright: Yorkshire Television
Only When I Laugh

Only When I Laugh

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV
  • 1979 - 1982
  • 29 episodes (4 series)

Roy Figgis, Norman Binns and Archie Glover are long-term residents of the NHS. Despite this, they never fail to get themselves into trouble. Stars James Bolam, Peter Bowles, Christopher Strauli, Richard Wilson and Derrick Branche

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Series 3, Episode 5 - Accident

Norman witnesses an accident involving Dr. Thorpe. But will he testify to what he saw?

Broadcast details

Wednesday 30th September 1981
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 10th October 2012 5:20pm ITV3
Wednesday 20th March 2013 4:15pm ITV3
Tuesday 13th August 2013 4:20pm ITV3
Wednesday 14th August 2013 1:40am ITV3
Thursday 15th May 2014 4:15pm ITV3
Friday 16th May 2014 6:10am ITV3
Thursday 22nd August 2019 6:00am ITV4
Wednesday 28th August 2019 6:00am ITV4
Thursday 17th October 2019 6:00am ITV4
Monday 21st October 2019 2:10am ITV4
Tuesday 7th April 2020 6:00am ITV4
Wednesday 8th April 2020 2:15am ITV4
Tuesday 28th July 2020 6:00am ITV4
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Wednesday 2nd December 2020 2:20am ITV4
Friday 23rd April 2021 6:00am ITV4

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