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Season: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
Year: 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: Episode #1.1

1 September 1986
Jacko finds something to like in all women. Jacko goes on a double date and then meets a novice nun.

Season 1, Episode 2: Episode #1.2

8 September 1986
Jacko dates Lesley, and runs when he finds out who she is. He takes Sandra out but deserts her when he spots a runaway nun.

Season 1, Episode 3: Episode #1.3

15 September 1986
Julie's in a wheelchair, but doesn't fancy Jacko. Lesley finds him to be a pig.

Season 1, Episode 4: Episode #1.4

22 September 1986
Seraphina checks a ticket. An afternoon with Sandra - and the kids. An evening with Lesley - and a magic video.
Karl Howman ... Jacko
Gary Waldhorn ... Lionel Bainbridge
Elizabeth Counsell ... Veronica Bainbridge

Kim Thomson ... Lesley Bainbridge
Mike Walling ... Eric
Jackie Lye ... Sandra
James Saxon ... Phillip Crane
Nicky Croydon ... Jean
Leila Bertrand ... Seraphina
Chloe Howman ... Jacko's Niece (uncredited)
Katy-Jo Howman ... Jacko's Niece (uncredited)

Season 1, Episode 5: Episode #1.5

29 September 1986
Jacko gives Lesley her marching orders, just as Lionel puts her on a boat. Reg & Gloria try to mend fences, but Jacko has to hurdle another one.

Season 1, Episode 6: Episode #1.6

6 October 1986
Jacko sans tonsils but it could be the start of the ice age. Veronica is very fond of him.

Season 1, Episode 7: Episode #1.7

13 October 1986
Jacko has trouble with both Bainbridge women.

Season 1, Episode 8: Episode #1.8

20 October 1986
Jacko & Sandra's date in the park.

Season 1, Episode 9: Episode #1.9

27 October 1986
The Nun's return.

Season 1, Episode 10: Episode #1.10

3 November 1986
Women's cricket, dance classes, two sex-objects struggle to get on.
Karl Howman ... Jacko
Gary Waldhorn ... Lionel Bainbridge
Elizabeth Counsell ... Veronica Bainbridge
Mike Walling ... Eric
Howard Lew Lewis ... Elmo Putney
Tacy Kneale ... Linda
Nicky Croydon ... Jean
Carol Harrison ... Gloria (as Carole Harrison)
Pippa Haywood ... Gillian (as Philippa Haywood)
Chloe Howman ... Girl at Dance Class
Katy-Jo Howman ... Girl at Dance Class

Season 1, Episode 11: Episode #1.11

10 November 1986
Lesley & Phillip's engagement party. Veronica leaves home.

Season 1, Episode 12: Episode #1.12

17 November 1986
Roy Hooper is unmasked. Lionel begins to struggle alone.

Season 1, Episode 13: Episode #1.13

24 November 1986
Veronica returns with a proposition for Jacko, while Lionel continues to wallow in self-pity.

Season 2


Season 2, Episode 1: Episode #2.1

12 October 1987
A chance for a musical trip - but only if he's a good boy

Season 2, Episode 2: Episode #2.2

19 October 1987
Lionel and Veronica try to make Lesley curb her extravagant spending so that Lionel can afford his own loan for expansion, with the result that Lesley decides to move into her own flat. Meanwhile Jacko and Eric undertake a job for local pub landlord Elmo and Jacko agrees to escort Isabel, the pub's elderly cleaner, to a party. However Sandra, who has started to date Jacko, gets the wrong idea and assumes that he is taking Lesley.

Season 2, Episode 3: Episode #2.3

26 October 1987
Lesley's new flat. Lionel & Jacko meet in the Wendy house. A student foretells the beginning of the end.

Season 2, Episode 4: Episode #2.4

2 November 1987
Reg leaves Gloria and goes to Ilfracombe. Lesley finds her dashing officer, but he stops to help Gloria. Steve & Carol arrive, to show an idyllic family life.

Season 2, Episode 5: Episode #2.5

9 November 1987
Jacko is sent on a management training course, but is sent home early. Everyone wants him to settle down and accept some responsibility. Jacko accuses Sandra of wanting to marry him.

Season 2, Episode 6: Episode #2.6

16 November 1987
Sandra hands in her notice. Elmo goes alfresco, but hires a barmaid. Jacko takes the plunge.
Karl Howman ... Jacko
Gary Waldhorn ... Lionel
Mike Walling ... Eric
Jackie Lye ... Sandra
Howard Lew Lewis ... Elmo
Erika Hoffman ... Lesley
Tracie Bennett ... Miss Wilson
David Barrass ... 1st Pub Customer

Stephen Marcus ... 2nd Pub Customer

Season 2, Episode 7: Episode #2.7

23 November 1987
Jacko proposes, Sandra accepts. Almost everyone looks forward to the wedding. Lesley's not too happy. As Sandra walks up the aisle, Jacko turns to Eric & says "I think I've made a terrible mistake".

Season 3


Season 3, Episode 1: Episode #3.1

28 November 1988
The wedding - but not everything goes according to plan.
Karl Howman ... Jacko
Gary Waldhorn ... Lionel
Elizabeth Counsell ... Veronica
Mike Walling ... Eric
Jackie Lye ... Sandra
Howard Lew Lewis ... Elmo
Erika Hoffman ... Lesley
Nicky Croydon ... Jean
Carol Harrison ... Gloria (as Carole Harrison)
Adam Bareham ... Giles
David Janson ... Steve
Julie Christian-Young ... Carol (as Julie-Christian Young)
Harold Goodwin ... Verger
Stephen Bent ... Keith Harding
Michael Knowles ... Vicar

Season 3, Episode 2: Episode #3.2

5 December 1988
Jacko & Sandra return from their honeymoon. Their second wedding is all prepared. But they forgot to tell everyone that they're not getting married.
Karl Howman ... Jacko
Gary Waldhorn ... Lionel
Elizabeth Counsell ... Veronica
Mike Walling ... Eric
Jackie Lye ... Sandra
Howard Lew Lewis ... Elmo
Erika Hoffman ... Lesley
Nicky Croydon ... Jean
Carol Harrison ... Gloria (as Carole Harrison)
Adam Bareham ... Giles
David Janson ... Steve
Julie Christian-Young ... Carol (as Julie-Christian Young)
Stephen Bent ... Keith Harding
Michael Knowles ... Vicar
Trevor Butler ... Michael

Season 3, Episode 3: Episode #3.3

12 December 1988
Gloria has trouble with the Greys. Leslie makes a move on Jacko, but opts for Badminton with Giles.

Season 3, Episode 4: Episode #3.4

19 December 1988
Reg returns. Elmo is the Great White Hunter.

Season 3, Episode 5: Episode #3.5

9 January 1989
Splosh opens. Tommy Hooligan is born.

Season 3, Episode 6: Episode #3.6

16 January 1989
Veronica joins Bainbridges. Elmo goes to Australia. Jacko looks for the missing piece of the jigsaw.

Season 4


Season 4, Episode 1: Episode #4.1

22 February 1990
Jacko is back to find that Lionel has died. Sandra finally leaves Splosh and Jacko decides to sell up and give Giles back his money. Elmo is back from Australia. He found an opal mine and is now very wealthy.

Season 4, Episode 2: Episode #4.2

1 March 1990
Veronica takes over the business and immediately employs Sandra as secretary. Elmo originally offers to invest in Jacko's business but Jacko talks him into starting up a wine bar instead. Jacko takes up Veronica's offer of a job.
Karl Howman ... Jacko
Elizabeth Counsell ... Veronica
Jackie Lye ... Sandra
Erika Hoffman ... Lesley
Howard Lew Lewis ... Elmo
Mike Walling ... Eric
Carol Harrison ... Gloria (as Carole Harrison)
Mary Lincoln ... Sarah
Harry Jones ... Barry
Ian Soundy ... Policeman
Steve Jeames ... Passerby

Season 4, Episode 3: Episode #4.3

8 March 1990
Elmo opens his wine bar and everybody finds the pink colour scheme overpowering. Jacko and Eric start work on the Morella's business. Jacko is interested in Lucia Morella. Leslie tries to get Sandra sacked but Veronica sacks her instead.

Season 4, Episode 4: Episode #4.4

15 March 1990
Jacko asks Mr. Morella for permission to take out his daughter Lucia but the first few dates are all inside her house. Elmo has trouble with the staff and they all quit. Giles drops Leslie as he still loves Gloria.

Season 4, Episode 5: Episode #4.5

22 March 1990
Jacko and Lucia have their first real date and after a few dates she tricks him into proposing. Veronica goes out with Mr. Morella's brother. Elmo employs Leslie in the wine bar to take it upmarket. Giles proposes to Gloria.

Season 4, Episode 6: Episode #4.6

29 March 1990
After Lucia tricks him into proposing, Jacko comes up with a series of plans to get the wedding cancelled. Eventually, he decides to tell the Morellas the truth. Veronica and Marcello plan to go on holiday together.

Season 5


Season 5, Episode 1: Episode #5.1

17 February 1991
Everybody goes to Giles and Gloria's country mansion. Veronica and Marcello return to Leslie's dismay. Mr. Morella tells Jacko that he cannot marry Lucia as she is to marry somebody else. Paulette convinces Elmo to buy her a country house.

Season 5, Episode 2: Episode #5.2

24 February 1991
Everybody else can see that Paulette is continuing to be a gold digger but Elmo is blind to it. Eventually Elmo sees Paulette with another man and he sends her away. Veronica is very happy with Marcello but she has become distracted.

Season 5, Episode 3: Episode #5.3

3 March 1991
Jean and Eric announce that they are expecting another baby. Sandra and Jimmy have a row and they break up. Veronica announces that Marcello is moving in with her, which upsets Leslie. Jacko helps a woman in distress and then dates her.

Season 5, Episode 4: Episode #5.4

10 March 1991
Giles and Gloria are in London and organise a party at Elmo's. Everybody goes to the party to try and cheer up. Jacko new girlfriend plays for a soccer team but he breaks up with her because she is more interested in football than him.

Season 5, Episode 5: Episode #5.5

17 March 1991
Elmo buys a camera and Jacko suggests that Elmo make a promotional video for the wine bar. Jacko convinces everybody to participate, but the result is not very good. Jacko talks Elmo into changing his mind.

Season 5, Episode 6: Episode #5.6

24 March 1991
Eric and Jean decide to move house and Jacko is upset. Elmo offers to let Jacko stay at his place. Veronica accepts Marcello's marriage proposal. They intend to live in Sicily and so Veronica is going to sell the business.
Karl Howman ... Jacko
Mike Walling ... Eric
Nicky Croydon ... Jean
Jackie Lye ... Sandra
Elizabeth Counsell ... Veronica
Howard Lew Lewis ... Elmo
Erika Hoffman ... Lesley

Bogdan Kominowski ... Marcello

Virge Gilchrist ... Customer in Wine Bar (as Virginie Gilchrist)
Ona McCracken ... Customer in Wine Bar

Season 5, Episode 7: Episode #5.7

31 March 1991
Veronica is having trouble selling Bainbridge's as a going concern. Eric and Jean manage to sell the house. Elmo is unhappy and Jacko takes him to a casino where he has winning streak, with the roulette table and the ladies.

Season 5, Episode 8: Episode #5.8

7 April 1991
Veronica decides not to sell the business and makes Sandra the new manager. She and Marcello finally head off to Sicily. Elmo hires a boat, takes off and makes Leslie the wine bar manager. Jacko gets two tempting offers of a place to stay.

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