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Time on Our Hands 

Raquel is nervous when she prepares to introduce her parents to Del Boy, following a long rift with them. As usual, Del is determined to make sure they have a meeting to remember. Meanwhile... See full summary »

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... Derek 'Del Boy' Trotter
... Rodney Trotter
Buster Merryfield ... Uncle Albert Trotter
... Raquel Turner
... Cassandra Trotter
... Trigger
... Mike Fisher (as Kenneth Macdonald)
John Challis ... Boycie
Sue Holderness ... Marlene
... Denzil
Patrick Murray ... Mickey Pearce
... James Turner
... Audrey Turner
Seymour Matthews ... Auctioneer
Jamie Smith ... Damien Trotter
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Raquel is nervous when she prepares to introduce her parents to Del Boy, following a long rift with them. As usual, Del is determined to make sure they have a meeting to remember. Meanwhile, Rodney appears to be struggling to come to terms following Cassandra's miscarriage. In the midst of all this, Del and Rodney may have finally struck gold when they unexpectedly find themselves in possession of a valuable watch that has been lost for centuries... Written by The_Sandheaver

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29 December 1996 (UK)  »

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Many people consider this and the other two Christmas Specials before it the story's true conclusion rather than the second trilogy five years later; this was the moment when the curtain came down on Only Fools and Horses.... (1981). David Jason said "everything about the narrative pointed to these being the last ever episodes of Only Fools. The Trotters now officially on their way to wealth". See more »

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While Rodney was discussing his dream with Del, he mentioned the Bible and king David's dream in which David saw 7 fat and 7 thin cows. However, this was actually Pharaoh of Egypt's dream which Joseph interpreted. See more »

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Uncle Albert: It doesn't usually take us this long to finish.
Del Boy: Yes, but that is because we are not golloping down a Big Mac and chips. We're taking our time. We're savouring the food and ambience. People in there are conversing between each mouthful. It's sophisticated... No matter, I'll whack this in the microwave... Hey, wait a minute. Wait a minute. This isn't coffee. Smell it, it's bloody gravy.
Uncle Albert: Yeah, that's gravy. Well it's them jars. How am I supposed to tell the difference?
Del Boy: I tell you how you tell the ...
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Connections

Featured in The Comedy Christmas (2007) See more »

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Our House
(uncredited)
Written by Graham Nash
Performed by Crosby Stills Nash & Young
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