The Green Green Grass. Image shows from L to R: Boycie (John Challis), Marlene Boyce (Sue Holderness). Copyright: Shazam Productions.

The Green Green Grass

BBC One sitcom about a London family moving to the country. 32 episodes (4 series), 2005 - 2009. Stars John Challis, Sue Holderness, Jack Doolan, David Ross and others.

Series 4, Episode 2 is repeated on Gold on Sunday 29th September at 11:40am.

Series 2, Episode 6 - More Questions Than Answers

Llewellyn has been forced to employ teachers over the summer as casual labour but even they can't help the fact that his farm is running at a massive deficit. With Boycie's farm doing well, Llewellyn challenges him to a pub quiz in the hope of winning £5,000.

Broadcast details

Friday 20th October 2006
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    John Challis Boycie
    Sue Holderness Marlene Boyce
    Jack Doolan Tyler Boyce
    David Ross Elgin Sparrowhawk
    Ivan Kaye Bryan
    Ella Kenion Imelda Cakeworthy
    Peter Heppelthwaite Jed
    Alan David Llewellyn
    Lisa Diveney Beth
    Nigel Harrison Ray
    Guest cast
    Maggie McCarthy Mrs Hendy
    Gerard Horan Chuck
    Jack Brough Teacher
    Julian Eardley Teacher
    Tracy Kearney Teacher
    Sue Freeman Oakam Hokem
    Neville Dean Oakam Hokem
    Kevin Hoole Oakam Hokem
    Writing team
    Paul Alexander Writer
    Production team
    Dewi Humphreys Director
    Gareth Gwenlan Producer
    Julian Meers Producer
    Tim Hancock Executive Producer
    Chris Wadsworth Editor
    David Hitchcock Production Designer
    Graham Jarvis Composer

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