The Vicar Of Dibley. Geraldine Grainger (Dawn French). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

The Vicar Of Dibley

BBC One sitcom set around a local church. 20 episodes (3 series), 1994 - 2015. Stars Dawn French, Emma Chambers, Gary Waldhorn, James Fleet and others.

Series 1, Episode 6 is repeated on Gold on Friday 29th November at 9pm.

Series 3

The Vicar Of Dibley. Owen Newitt (Roger Lloyd-Pack). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

1. Autumn

First broadcast: Friday 24th December 1999

Simon's back in the village, and the Vicar's particularly looking to give him a warm welcome. Her parishioners, however, are somewhat slow on the uptake. When things go awry for the couple, Dibley is plunged into disarray.

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The Vicar Of Dibley. Image shows from L to R: Frank Pickle (John Bluthal), Jim Trott (Trevor Peacock), Owen Newitt (Roger Lloyd-Pack). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

2. Winter

First broadcast: Saturday 25th December 1999

It's Christmas - not to mention the turn of the Millennium - in Dibley, and the Vicar is determined to put on a festive show that will be talked about for years. With Hugo, Frank and Owen in charge, they don't get off to a good start, but plans for a special live nativity, with the actually pregnant Alice as Mary, are soon being made.

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The Vicar Of Dibley. Image shows from L to R: Sean Bean, Geraldine Grainger (Dawn French). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

3. Spring

First broadcast: Monday 27th December 1999

Spring's on the way, and the Vicar has just about managed to get Alice and Hugo to agree to a reasonably sensible name for their baby. That means that the Christening can finally take place - but first, David has romance, and Geraldine, squarely on his mind.

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The Vicar Of Dibley. Geraldine Grainger (Dawn French). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

4. Summer

First broadcast: Saturday 1st January 2000

When could be worse to suffer more than a fortnight without running water, than during a summer heatwave? It's all down to demand in the region, and fortunately the water company have a plan to resolve it. It'll make millionaires of some Dibley residents, but have long-reaching consequences.

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