Still Open All Hours. Granville (David Jason). Copyright: BBC.

Still Open All Hours

BBC One sitcom sequel, with Granville now running Arkwright's shop. 41 episodes (pilot + 6 series), 2013 - 2019. Stars David Jason, James Baxter, Stephanie Cole, Maggie Ollerenshaw and others.

Series 3, Christmas Special is repeated on Drama on Saturday 22nd August at 5:20pm.

Still Open All Hours. Image shows from L to R: Mavis (Maggie Ollerenshaw), Granville (David Jason). Copyright: BBC.

Series 2, Episode 4

Granville plans a double date with Madge and Mavis but needs to find a way to smarten up Gastric. There's more romance in the air as Mrs Featherstone has her heart set on a new husband and Nurse Gladys is wooed by a former patient, Mick, whose boil she once attended to. Meanwhile, a mysterious new product from the Far East arrives which needs some clever marketing to Eric and Cyril.


In some places, this episode is unofficially titled: Past Encounters

Broadcast details

Sunday 10th January 2016
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
David Jason Granville
James Baxter Leroy
Stephanie Cole Mrs Featherstone
Maggie Ollerenshaw Mavis
Brigit Forsyth Madge
Johnny Vegas Wet Eric
Kulvinder Ghir Cyril
Tim Healy Gastric
Nina Wadia Mrs Hussein
Geoffrey Whitehead Mr Newbold
Lynda Baron Nurse Gladys Emmanuel
Guest cast
Gareth Hale Michael
Des Yankson Delivery Driver
Writing team
Roy Clarke Writer
Production team
Dewi Humphreys Director
Alex Walsh-Taylor Producer
David Jason Executive Producer
Gareth Edwards Executive Producer
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Mark Lawrence Editor
David Hitchcock Production Designer
Max Harris Composer


Kiss me lips

Eric and Cryril need a little persuading about the manliness of using lip balm.

Featuring: David Jason (Granville), Johnny Vegas (Wet Eric), Kulvinder Ghir (Cyril).


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