Trollied. Gavin (Jason Watkins). Copyright: Roughcut Television.

Trollied

Sky One sitcom set in a supermarket. 71 episodes (7 series), 2011 - 2018. Stars Jason Watkins, Sarah Parish, Chanel Cresswell, Stephen Tompkinson and others.

Series 7, Episode 5 is repeated on Sky2 on Wednesday at 9pm.

Trollied. Copyright: Roughcut Television.

Trollied

Sitcom set in a north-west supermarket, focusing on the lives of its staff

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2011 - 2018
Channel
Sky One
Episodes
71   (7 series), plus 1 behind-the-scenes special
Creators
Anne Marie O'Connor, Ash Atalla and Paul Doolan
Starring
Jason Watkins, Sarah Parish, Chanel Cresswell, Stephen Tompkinson, Rita May, Dominic Coleman, Carl Rice, Beverly Rudd and others
Writers
Julie Rutterford, Paul Doolan, Chris Hayward, Nat Saunders and Abigail Wilson
Directors
Paul Norton Walker, Jonathan Gershfield, Paul Murphy, Paul Harrison and Sarah O'Gorman
Producers
Nick Goding, Sue Howells, Rachel Salter, Alexander Smith and Rebecca Murrell

A sitcom set around the Warrington branch of supermarket Valco.

Trollied puts a comic twist on one of our most familiar surroundings; however with ego clashes, simmering tensions and love blossoming, a day at Valco is anything but ordinary.

Store manager Gavin is at the centre of events. Whether fending off the advances of his acting deputy manager, Julie; seeing off competition from rival chains; or managing his array of challenging staff and short-tempered customers, Gavin adores his job but it's never easy!

From the bakery to the meat counter and the pharmacy to tills, shelf-stackers and customer services, the staff are a law unto themselves. There are romances and break-ups aplenty, plus rivalries that make battlefield warfare seem positively civilised, and a regular turnover of faces, as in any supermarket, puts pressure on both Gavin and the other workers.

With pressure from head office never far away, and the daily struggles of some of the less intellectually-capable members of staff to do even the simplest of tasks without causing havoc, there's plenty to keep the aisles of Valco busy.

Production Details

Tagline
You'll be rolling in the aisles!
Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 4th August 2011 on Sky One at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Sunday 23rd December 2018 on Sky One at 9pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 7 Episode 5: Wednesday at 9pm on Sky2
  2. Series 7 Episode 6: Wednesday at 9:30pm on Sky2
  3. Series 7 Episode 7: Wednesday at 10pm on Sky2
  4. Series 7 Episode 8: Wednesday at 10:30pm on Sky2
  5. Christmas Special Episode 1: Wednesday 27th November at 9pm on Sky2
  6. The Wedding Episode 1: Wednesday 27th November at 10pm on Sky2

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