A classic episode of Carla Lane's sitcom set in Liverpool. A mad rush to hospital ensues after Beryl loses her engagement ring while making Sandra a trifle. Show more
Sitcom about a beleaguered prime minister. Hacker prepares to make his first broadcast as prime minister and finds it is not so easy to speak on camera. Show more
Political sitcom. When Hacker recognises a visiting head of an African nation as a school friend, he does his best to offload some oil rigging gear on him. Show more
Sitcom about a British government minister and the advisers who surround him. Jim Hacker MP and Sir Humphrey learn of a plan that threatens them both. Show more
Sitcom about an apparently clueless British government minister and the advisers who surround him. A PFI is in trouble, and Sir Humphrey must rescue it without publicity. Show more
Pilot episode that became the classic comedy series Porridge. For Fletcher, the prospect of studying woodwork and botany in prison provokes thoughts of escape. Show more
First-ever episode of the classic comedy series about miserly shopkeeper Arkwright and his downtrodden nephew and assistant Granville.
Frank's grandfather offers to pay for flying lessons so that Frank can help on his Australian sheep farm. Show more
Classic 70s sitcom. Frank's local labour exchange puts him to work as a motorbike courier.
Classic sitcom. Arkwright is preoccupied by a persistent squeak on Granville's bike and the visitor to a house in Atkinson Terrace.
Vintage sitcom. Arkwright improves the sale of an overstocked commodity with spellbinding efficiency, while Granville's lust for power falls flat on the floor.
Sitcom about shopkeeper Arkwright and his downtrodden nephew and assistant Granville. Arkwright causes embarrassment at the wedding of Nurse Gladys's niece. Show more
Classic sitcom about a stammering, miserly shopkeeper. Arkwright advertises for a live-in housekeeper and outsells a vacuum cleaner salesman.
Sitcom about a couple who are reunited after years apart following a mutual misunderstanding. Lionel becomes jealous when an old flame of Jean's reappears. Show more
Classic sitcom about miserly shopkeeper Arkwright and his assistant Granville. Arkwright has to leave his shop for a few hours to attend a funeral. Show more
Classic comedy series about miserly shopkeeper Arkwright and his downtrodden nephew Granville. Nurse Gladys Emmanuel has a problem with her washing machine. Show more
Classic comedy series about a miserly shopkeeper. Granville can't believe his luck when the milkwoman makes a pass at him.
Classic comedy series about a miserly shopkeeper. Arkwright and Granville have to get shot of some fig rolls - plus some lavatory paper.
Sitcom. Sandy's boyfriend visits to tell her some important news, and Jean is desperate to know what it is. Show more