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...
Did You Know?
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
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
It doesn't usually take us this long to finish.
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.
Yeah, that's gravy. Well it's them jars. How am I supposed to tell the difference?
I tell you how you tell the ...
Featured in The Comedy Christmas
Written by Graham Nash
Performed by Crosby Stills Nash & Young See more