British Comedy Guide

The Young Ones. Image shows from L to R: Vyvyan (Ade Edmondson), Neil (Nigel Planer), Mike (Christopher Ryan), Rick (Rik Mayall). Copyright: BBC.

The Young Ones

BBC Two sitcom about four students. 12 episodes (2 series), 1982 - 1984. Stars Rik Mayall, Adrian Edmondson, Nigel Planer, Christopher Ryan and others.

Series 1, Episode 3 is repeated on Gold on Saturday at 11pm

Production Details

Production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Laugh track
Live audience

Location

Filmed on location in Bristol and at BBC Television Centre.

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 9th November 1982 on BBC Two at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 19th June 1984 on BBC Two at 9pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 1 Episode 3: Saturday at 11pm on Gold
  2. Series 1 Episode 4: Saturday at 11:45pm on Gold
  3. Series 1 Episode 1: Tuesday 4th July at 11:35pm on Gold
  4. Series 1 Episode 2: Wednesday 5th July at 11:35pm on Gold
  5. Series 1 Episode 3: Thursday 6th July at 11:30pm on Gold

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