Victor bemoans the commercialism of Christmas and ponders whether it ever had a deeper, spiritual meaning. He decides to help the vicar feed the homeless on Christmas Day. Show more
The Meldrews go to Portugal with Mrs Warboys, who is hoping for romance with her penpal Alfonso. Show more
A tramp takes up residence in the Meldrews' garden shed. Patrick is shocked when his new boss announces that she has recently hired Victor as her gardener. Show more
Victor accidentally kidnaps a businessman's mother. There is a mix-up over a holiday cottage, Victor buys a haunted caravan, and Margaret has a heart attack.
Victor has problems with a pile of manure brought from a dodgy character and suffers embarrassment when he tries to collect a prescription for his haemorrhoids. Eric Idle guest-stars. Show more
Sitcom about grumpy senior citizen Victor Meldrew. Victor and Margaret battle to rid their home of an evil Moroccan curse. Show more
Sitcom about grumpy senior citizen Victor Meldrew. Victor celebrates his return to work, but his run of bad luck continues. Show more
Sitcom about grumpy senior citizen Victor Meldrew. Patrick's cherry tree launches an attack on Victor's junipers. Show more
Margaret decides to embark on a reckless adventure that could change both her own and Victor's life. Show more
Sitcom. Margaret worries that Victor might be having an affair, so she retaliates by spending more time with her friend, Mr Wharton.
Classic sitcom. Mrs Warboys temporarily moves in with the Meldrews, and Victor ponders on the mysteries of life after watching a murder drama on TV. Show more
Sitcom featuring the grumpy Victor Meldrew. Victor returns from the supermarket to find that the house has been burgled.
Sitcom. Victor and Margaret are trapped in their garden shed by a swarm of bees. Later, a trip to the eye clinic gives Victor a chance to moan about the NHS. Show more
Victor and Margaret prepare for a holiday but have to cope with Mrs Warboys's bout of food poisoning, a visit from the electricity man and a snake. Show more
An artistic dispute with the Meldrews threatens to scupper Patrick's plans for a quiet birthday. Meanwhile, Pippa has an affair and Victor gets some worrying medical test results.
Victor is alarmed when a routine medical test turns out to have sinister implications. He also has problems with the builders and Cousin Wilf's voice synthesiser.
Victor begins to regret hiring a cleaner to help around the house. Meanwhile, Mrs Warboys gets the wrong end of the stick when Victor helps the owner of a chip shop.
Plunged into darkness after a power cut on a sweltering summer night, Victor and Margaret reflect on their lives, hopes and fears.
Victor's hobby of fishing leads to an encounter with humanity at its most primitive. Patrick's gay brother, Nigel, comes to visit and Victor is asked to give a speech to the WI.
After Victor dies in a road accident, Margaret faces up to life without him and vows to take revenge on the hit-and-run driver who killed him.