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

Open All Hours

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1973 - 1985
  • 26 episodes (4 series)

Mean-yet-loveable northern shopkeeper Arkwright is allergic to spending money - much to the trouble of his put-upon nephew and sole employee Granville. Stars Ronnie Barker, David Jason, Lynda Baron, Kathy Staff, Maggie Ollerenshaw and more.

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Series 1, Episode 3 - A Nice Cosy Little Disease

Perhaps a nice cosy little disease on Arkwright's part would be the thing to attract the ministrations of a certain district nurse?

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 5th March 1976
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

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Saturday 9th July 2011 7:05am Gold
Wednesday 13th July 2011 9:20am Gold
Wednesday 13th July 2011 2:00pm Gold
Thursday 1st September 2011 4:00pm Gold
Thursday 1st September 2011 8:40pm Gold
Tuesday 3rd January 2012 7:20pm Gold
Wednesday 4th January 2012 3:25pm Gold
Wednesday 23rd May 2012 1:00pm Gold
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Wednesday 19th September 2012 12:20pm Gold
Wednesday 19th September 2012 6:20pm Gold
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Sunday 10th February 2013 5:45pm BBC2 Scot
Sunday 10th February 2013 7:30pm BBC2
Sunday 17th February 2013 9:20am Gold
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Monday 15th September 2014 6:50pm Gold
Tuesday 16th September 2014 12:00pm Gold
Monday 29th December 2014 4:40pm Gold
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Thursday 8th January 2015 9:00pm Gold
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Tuesday 3rd February 2015 3:40pm BBC2
Thursday 9th April 2015 6:10pm Gold
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Saturday 30th May 2015 5:00pm Drama
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Thursday 19th November 2015 11:20pm Yesterday
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Thursday 30th March 2017 3:40pm Yesterday
Saturday 22nd April 2017 6:20pm Drama
Wednesday 24th May 2017 8:00pm Gold
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Wednesday 12th July 2017 1:40pm Gold
Wednesday 12th July 2017 6:20pm Gold
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Sunday 8th September 2019 10:50am Gold
Thursday 12th September 2019 2:15pm Gold
Thursday 12th September 2019 6:20pm Gold
Wednesday 6th November 2019 12:20am Yesterday
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Wednesday 8th January 2020 9:00am Gold
Wednesday 8th January 2020 1:00pm Gold
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Tuesday 22nd June 2021 6:00pm Gold
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Sunday 4th July 2021 9:00pm Yesterday
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Wednesday 11th August 2021 2:00pm Gold
Friday 15th October 2021 9:20am Gold
Friday 15th October 2021 2:00pm Gold
Friday 15th October 2021 6:00pm Gold
Saturday 30th October 2021 12:20am Yesterday
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Cast & crew

Cast
Ronnie Barker Albert Arkwright
David Jason Granville
Lynda Baron Nurse Gladys Emmanuel
Guest cast
Barbara Keogh Mrs. Ellis
Clare Kelly Mrs. Braddock
Graham Armitage Man from Matlock Mutual Protection Society
Juliet Ackroyd Linda Mulgrave
Tony Aitken Norman
Writing team
Roy Clarke Writer
Production team
Sydney Lotterby Director
Sydney Lotterby Producer
Alistair McKay Editor
Howard Dell Editor
Tim Gleeson Production Designer
Max Harris Composer

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