Lionel gets an unexpected letter from his ex-wife, a fact that does not go unnoticed by Jean.
Sitcom about a couple who are reunited after years apart following a mutual misunderstanding. Jean is concerned when Lionel comes to the rescue of his secretary.
Sitcom about a couple who are reunited after years apart. Jean wonders whether the time has come to hand over the running of her agency.
Romantic comedy. Jean hears that her daughter is seeing a married man. Sandy has reservations about her new boyfriend.
Lionel's script makes the big time on American TV. How it will be received is a matter of varying opinions.
Romantic comedy. While Penny has a routine operation in hospital, Jean and Lionel find themselves playing host and emotional nursemaid to Stephen.
Sitcom. Will weekends in the country give Lionel and Jean a chance to get away from it all, now that they are no longer beholden to the 'gang'?
Sitcom about a couple who are reunited after years apart following a mutual misunderstanding. Lionel is not well.
Sitcom about a couple who are reunited after years apart. The Hardcastles hear noise from the empty house next door.
Sitcom about a couple who are reunited after years apart. Alistair comes up with a plan to give Jean the surprise treat of a lifetime. Show more
When Jean attempts a spot of match-making for Judith & Sandy, Lionel finds himself at the centre of a misunderstanding.
Jean takes a fancy to a long haired character who only has eyes for Lionel.
When Lionel walks in on Sandy in the bath, Jean thinks it is time the house had another bathroom.
Jean's sister-in-law Penny and her dentist husband Stephen return from their holiday with some rather surprising news.
When Lionel admits that he is concerned about his lack of a pension plan, Alistair suggests he sells his country house.
Jean decides to go online even though Lionel isn't keen on the idea, but a powercut gives them time for romance by candlelight.
Lionel’s autobiography is finished. His publisher wants a picture of him on the cover, but Lionel is convinced this will stave off potential buyers.
When both Judy and Alistair go away for the weekend, Jean tries everything to avoid spending the weekend alone with Lionel.
Lionel takes Jean to Hampshire to meet his father - who has a surprise announcement to make.
As the book launch draws near, Lionel gets more and more pessimistic about its success, and begins to question Alistair’s constant enthusiasm.