The Goodies. Image shows from L to R: Tim (Tim Brooke-Taylor), Bill (Bill Oddie), Graeme (Graeme Garden). Copyright: BBC.

The Goodies

BBC Two and ITV sitcom about three men. 75 episodes (9 series), 1970 - 1982. Stars Bill Oddie, Graeme Garden and Tim Brooke-Taylor.

The Goodies. Image shows from L to R: Bill (Bill Oddie), Tim (Tim Brooke-Taylor), Graeme (Graeme Garden). Copyright: BBC.

The Goodies

The Goodies are three young men who will do any job, anytime, anywhere

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1970 - 1982
Channels
BBC Two, ITV
Episodes
75   (9 series), plus 2 further specials
Starring
Bill Oddie, Graeme Garden and Tim Brooke-Taylor
Writers
Bill Oddie, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden
Directors
Jim Franklin, John Howard Davies and Bob Spiers
Producers
Jim Franklin, John Howard Davies and Bob Spiers

From their HQ in Cricklewood, Graeme, Tim and Bill take on any job, anytime. Riding into action on their trandem, they find themselves in the middle of cartoon-like comic adventures.

Production Details

Production companies
Also known as
  • Super Chaps Three
  • Narrow Your Mind (Working title)
Soundtrack
Theme tune written by Bill Oddie and Michael Gibbs, sung by Bill Oddie. Series composition by Bill Oddie, Michael Gibbs and Dave MacRae.
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 8th November 1970 on BBC Two at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 13th February 1982 on ITV at 6:45pm
Last repeat
Saturday 31st May 2014 at 8:35pm

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