All Quiet On The Preston Front. Image shows from L to R: Diesel (Tony Marshall), Lloydy (Adrian Hood), Ally (Kate Gartside), Spock (Alistair McGowan), Hodge (Colin Buchanan), Polson (David MacCreedy), Mel (Angela Lonsdale), Eric (Paul Haigh), Dawn (Caroline Catz). Copyright: BBC.

All Quiet On The Preston Front

BBC One comedy drama. 19 episodes (3 series), 1994 - 1997. Stars Colin Buchanan, Paul Haigh, Lucy Akhurst, Adrian Hood, Stephen Tompkinson, Caroline Catz, Tony Marshall and others.

All Quiet On The Preston Front

A 1990s comedy drama focusing on the exploits of Roker Bridge's Territorial Army and the lives and loves of its members

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
1994 - 1997
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
19   (3 series)
Starring
Colin Buchanan, Paul Haigh, Lucy Akhurst, Adrian Hood, Stephen Tompkinson, Caroline Catz, Tony Marshall, Alistair McGowan and others
Writer
Tim Firth
Directors
Brian Farnham, Chris Bernard and Rick Stroud
Producers
Chris Griffin and Bernard Krichefski

All Quiet on the Preston Front examines the lives of a group of Northern Territorial Army members. It particularly focuses on their personal lives and explores universal themes such as parenthood, dating, job seeking and family responsibilities.

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Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Preston Front (Other official name)
Soundtrack
Soundtrack written and performed by The Milltown Brothers.
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 4th January 1994 on BBC One at 9:30pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 8th September 1997 on BBC One

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