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Arkwright is a tight-fisted shop owner in Doncaster, who will stop at nothing to keep his profits high and his overheads low, even if this means harassing his nephew Granville. Arkwright's ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ronnie Barker ...  Albert Arkwright 26 episodes, 1973-1985
David Jason ...  Granville 26 episodes, 1973-1985
Lynda Baron Lynda Baron ...  Nurse Gladys Emmanuel 25 episodes, 1976-1985
Barbara Flynn ...  The Milk Woman 11 episodes, 1981-1985
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Arkwright is a tight-fisted shop owner in Doncaster, who will stop at nothing to keep his profits high and his overheads low, even if this means harassing his nephew Granville. Arkwright's only weakness is his love - Nurse Gladys Emanuel. Written by Roy Clarke

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Country:

UK

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English

Release Date:

25 March 1973 (UK) See more »

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Aina auki See more »

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Runtime:

(26 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

Although he was supposed to be 39 years older, Ronnie Barker (Arkwright), was in fact only 11 years older than David Jason (Granville). See more »

Goofs

Arkwright is supposed to be engaged (on and off) to Nurse Gladys Emmanuel, yet in several episodes, he is wearing a wedding ring. It's particularly noticeable when he's counting money from the till. See more »

Quotes

Granville: The nurse will be watching!
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Connections

Remade as A Loja do Camilo (1999) See more »

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"Open all hours"
21 October 2007 | by e-b-nicholsSee all my reviews

Open all hours is one of my favorite Roy Clarke shows. I have every episodes and replay them all the time. I also have all of the episodes of "Last of the Summer Wine". I also have most of the episodes of "First of the summer Wine". I am a fan of Roy Clarke and I hope he goes on forever. The so called comedy in the USA does not take up any of my precious time. Thank the LORD for British Comedy and British Mysteries. We have three PBS stations in my area of Arlington Virginia. They all show British Comedy and mysteries. This gives all of the Brit fans a nice weekend of TV watching. It is worth the small fee we pay to be a member and get all of the latest news. Liz Nichols


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