The Royle Family. Image shows from L to R: Denise Royle / Best (Caroline Aherne), Dave Best (Craig Cash), Jim Royle (Ricky Tomlinson), Antony Royle (Ralf Little).

The Royle Family

BBC One and BBC Two sitcom about a family. 25 episodes (3 series), 1998 - 2012. Stars Ricky Tomlinson, Sue Johnston, Caroline Aherne, Ralf Little and others.

Series 2, Christmas Special is repeated on Gold today at 10pm.

Series 2, Episode 5

It's been a particularly stressful few weeks, and with the menopause kicking in, Barbara's had enough. Unfortunately, Jim can't see what he's done wrong, and the argument soon spreads to Dave and Denise. But after Bar storms out, Jim reveals a new side...

Notes

This episode is sometimes known by the unofficial title Barbara Finally Has Enough.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 21st October 1999
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Ricky Tomlinson Jim Royle
    Sue Johnston Barbara Royle
    Caroline Aherne Denise Royle / Best
    Craig Cash Dave Best
    Writing team
    Caroline Aherne Writer
    Craig Cash Writer
    Carmel Morgan Writer
    Ricky Tomlinson Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Steve Bendelack Director
    Kenton Allen Producer
    Andy Harries Executive Producer
    Tony Cranstoun Editor
    James Dillon Production Designer

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