Porridge. Image shows from L to R: Mr. Mackay (Fulton Mackay), Fletcher (Ronnie Barker), Godber (Richard Beckinsale). Copyright: BBC

Porridge (1973)

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1973 - 1977
  • 21 episodes (3 series)

Ronnie Barker stars as Norman Stanley Fletcher, trying to keep his nose clean and guiding his young 'roomie' Godber, whilst residing in HMP Slade. Stars Ronnie Barker, Richard Beckinsale, Fulton Mackay, Brian Wilde, Michael Barrington and more.

  • Series 3, Episode 6 repeated Tuesday 5th March at 1am on Yesterday
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Video clips

Blue Peter - Porridge Ronnie Barker Interview

Childrens' television magazine Blue Peter goes behind the scenes on popular sitcom Porridge, talking to star Ronnie Barker.

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