Open All Hours. Image shows from L to R: Nurse Gladys Emmanuel (Lynda Baron), Granville (David Jason), Albert Arkwright (Ronnie Barker). Copyright: BBC.

Open All Hours

BBC One and BBC Two sitcom about a local corner shop. 26 episodes (pilot + 4 series), 1973 - 1985. Stars Ronnie Barker, David Jason and Lynda Baron.

Series 2, Episode 6 is repeated on Gold today at 7:05pm.

Open All Hours. Image shows from L to R: Granville (David Jason), Albert Arkwright (Ronnie Barker). Copyright: BBC.

Open All Hours

Mean-yet-loveable northern shopkeeper Arkwright is allergic to spending money - much to the trouble of his put-upon nephew and sole employee Granville

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1973 - 1985
Channels
BBC One, BBC Two
Episodes
26   (1 pilot + 4 series), plus 1 short special
Starring
Ronnie Barker, David Jason and Lynda Baron
Writer
Roy Clarke
Director
Sydney Lotterby
Producer
Sydney Lotterby

Ronnie Barker stars at Albert Arkwright, the penny-pinching northern shop keeper, working his nephew Granville (David Jason) like a slave, and trying to press his amorous - if not a little pathetic - advances upon Nurse Gladys Emmanuel, played by Lynda Baron.

Production Details

Part of

Seven Of One

Production company
Also known as
  • Seven Of One: Open All Hours (Pilot)
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 25th March 1973 on BBC Two at 8:15pm
Last new broadcast
Sunday 6th October 1985 on BBC One at 7:15pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 2 Episode 6: Today at 7:05pm on Gold
  2. Series 2 Episode 7: Tomorrow at 9am on Gold
  3. Series 2 Episode 7: Tomorrow at 1pm on Gold
  4. Series 2 Episode 7: Tomorrow at 7pm on Gold
  5. Series 3 Episode 1: Thursday at 9am on Gold
  6. Series 3 Episode 1: Thursday at 1pm on Gold
  7. Series 3 Episode 1: Thursday at 7pm on Gold
  8. Series 3 Episode 2: Friday at 9:15am on Gold
  9. Series 3 Episode 2: Friday at 1:10pm on Gold
  10. Series 3 Episode 2: Friday at 7pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. Series 3 Episode 2: Saturday at 8:20am on Gold
  12. Series 3 Episode 3: Monday at 9am on Gold
  13. Series 3 Episode 3: Monday at 1pm on Gold
  14. Series 3 Episode 3: Monday at 7pm on Gold
  15. Series 3 Episode 4: Tuesday 28th January at 9am on Gold
  16. Series 3 Episode 4: Tuesday 28th January at 1pm on Gold
  17. Series 3 Episode 4: Tuesday 28th January at 7pm on Gold
  18. Series 3 Episode 5: Wednesday 29th January at 9am on Gold
  19. Series 3 Episode 5: Wednesday 29th January at 1pm on Gold
  20. Series 3 Episode 5: Wednesday 29th January at 7pm on Gold
  21. Series 3 Episode 6: Thursday 30th January at 9am on Gold
  22. Series 3 Episode 6: Thursday 30th January at 1pm on Gold
  23. Series 3 Episode 6: Thursday 30th January at 7pm on Gold
  24. Series 4 Episode 1: Friday 31st January at 9am on Gold
  25. Series 4 Episode 1: Friday 31st January at 1pm on Gold
  26. Series 4 Episode 1: Friday 31st January at 7pm on Gold
  27. Series 4 Episode 1: Saturday 1st February at 8:10am on Gold
  28. Series 4 Episode 2: Monday 3rd February at 9am on Gold
  29. Series 4 Episode 2: Monday 3rd February at 1pm on Gold
  30. Series 4 Episode 2: Monday 3rd February at 7pm on Gold
  31. Series 4 Episode 3: Tuesday 4th February at 9am on Gold
  32. Series 4 Episode 3: Tuesday 4th February at 1pm on Gold
  33. Series 4 Episode 3: Tuesday 4th February at 7pm on Gold
  34. Series 4 Episode 4: Wednesday 5th February at 9am on Gold
  35. Series 4 Episode 4: Wednesday 5th February at 1pm on Gold
  36. Series 4 Episode 4: Wednesday 5th February at 7pm on Gold
  37. Series 4 Episode 5: Thursday 6th February at 9am on Gold
  38. Series 4 Episode 5: Thursday 6th February at 1pm on Gold
  39. Series 4 Episode 5: Thursday 6th February at 7pm on Gold
  40. Series 4 Episode 6: Friday 7th February at 8:50am on Gold
  41. Series 4 Episode 6: Friday 7th February at 12:50pm on Gold
  42. Series 4 Episode 6: Friday 7th February at 7pm on Gold

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