Type
Scripted
Premiered
Nov. 12, 1973
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
UK
Network
BBC One TV Network
Genre

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Last of the Summer Wine (UK)

Three old men from Yorkshire who have never grown up face the trials of their fellow town citizens and everyday life and stay young by reminiscing about the days of their youth and attempting feats not common to the elderly.

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Last Episode

31x06 How Not to Cry at Weddings Aired: Aug. 29, 2010

Everyone is getting ready for the wedding - Clegg wonders if his suit smells of mothballs; Alvin flirts with Stella when she returns from the …

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 31 seasons and 294 episodes air between 1973 and 2010.

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Series Fun Facts

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  • Goof (continuity error): After the three regulars and Wesley come out of the cafe and talk for a while, they go to the right, up a double wide set of stairs between two buildings. Previously,…
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    Goof (continuity error): After the three regulars and Wesley come out of the cafe and talk for a while, they go to the right, up a double wide set of stairs between two buildings. Previously, there has always been a road outside the cafe.
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  • The series has been officially declared the world's longest-running television sitcom, airing continuously between Wednesday 4th January 1973 to Sunday 29th August 2010. Peter Sallis was the…
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    The series has been officially declared the world's longest-running television sitcom, airing continuously between Wednesday 4th January 1973 to Sunday 29th August 2010. Peter Sallis was the sole cast member to appear (as Norman Clegg) throughout the whole 31 seasons. He also appeared (as Clegg's father) in the spin-off prequel series "First of the Summer Wine" (1988).
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  • Holmfirth was chosen as the setting for Last of the Summer Wine after Barry Took made a programme about Working Men's Clubs at nearby Burnlee WMC. When producer James Gilbert (IV) was looking…
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    Holmfirth was chosen as the setting for Last of the Summer Wine after Barry Took made a programme about Working Men's Clubs at nearby Burnlee WMC. When producer James Gilbert (IV) was looking for a location for an episode of Comedy Playhouse (UK), Barry Took recommended Holmfirth. That episode was developed into the series "Last of the Summer Wine".
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