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 1, Episode 3 is repeated on Gold today at 1:40pm.

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

Date
Friday 20th October 2006
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

  1. Tuesday 30th April 2019 at 12:20am on Yesterday
  2. Tuesday 30th April 2019 at 10:20pm on Yesterday

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
Chris Wadsworth Editor
David Hitchcock Production Designer
Dewi Humphreys Director
Gareth Gwenlan Producer
Julian Meers Producer
Tim Hancock Executive Producer
Graham Jarvis Composer
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