Last of the Summer Wine (UK)
Comedy show set in a small Yorkshire town about three men in there 60`s and what they get up to now they no longer work. It also shows some other people that live in the town. More characters were added as the years went on and as some sadly died. Its so far the longest running comedy show in the world.
Last Episode31x06 How Not to Cry at Weddings Aired: Aug. 29, 2010
In this final episode of the long-running comedy, everyone is getting ready for a wedding - prompting Howard and Pearl to look back at their …
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (errors made by characters, possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): Compo refers to Mrs. Batty's husband Harold. In the series he is named Wally (short for Walter).
- The first episode without John Comer (Sid), who died on February 11, 1984.
- 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…
[show]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".