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 1, Episode 2 - A Matress On Wheels

Arkwright's always been dead against getting a van, until Granville points out the advantages of taking a lady friend for a drive.

Broadcast details

Friday 27th February 1976
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Ronnie Barker Albert Arkwright
    David Jason Granville
    Lynda Baron Nurse Gladys Emmanuel
    Guest cast
    George Innes Used Car Salesman
    Juliet Cooke Eva
    Harry Markham Freddie
    Jean Heywood Vera
    Barbara Keogh Mrs. Ellis
    Writing team
    Roy Clarke Writer
    Production team
    Sydney Lotterby Director
    Sydney Lotterby Producer
    Alistair McKay Editor
    Stan Pow Editor
    Tim Gleeson Production Designer
    Max Harris Composer

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