Porridge. Fletch (Kevin Bishop). Copyright: BBC.

Porridge (2016)

BBC One sitcom about life in prison. 7 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2016 - 2017. Stars Kevin Bishop, Dave Hill, Mark Bonnar, Dominic Coleman and others.

Episode 4 is repeated on Gold on Monday at 1:05pm.

Porridge. Fletch (Kevin Bishop). Copyright: BBC.

Series 1, Episode 6 - The Rift

Fletch and his cellmate Joe are getting on each other's nerves - life can be tough inside. But it's at times like this that you really find out who your friends are.

Broadcast details

Friday 10th November 2017
30 minutes


  1. Wednesday 8th April 2020 at 1:00pm on Gold

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Kevin Bishop Fletch
Dave Hill Joe Lotterby
Mark Bonnar Officer Meekie
Dominic Coleman Officer Braithwaite
Jason Barnett Shel
Harman Singh Aziz
Ricky Grover Scudds
Pippa Haywood Governor Hallwood
Caolan Byrne Culhane
Colin McFarlane Judge (Voice)
Guest cast
Rory Gallagher Loomis
Daniel Fearn Ullett
Writing team
Dick Clement Writer
Ian La Frenais Writer
Production team
Dominic Brigstocke Director
Richard Webb Producer
Steven Canny Executive Producer
Tarquin Gotch Executive Producer
Nigel Williams Editor
Jo Sutherland Production Designer
Max Harris Composer

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