The Well Catered Funeral

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Open All Hours, Series 1 Episode 4 of 6

Duration: 30 minutes

Classic sitcom about miserly shopkeeper Arkwright and his downtrodden nephew and assistant Granville. Arkwright has to leave his shop for a few hours to attend the funeral of a friend. His thrifty nature doesn't allow him to buy a proper wreath but one the size of a button-hole.


Ronnie Barker
David Jason
Nurse Gladys Emmanuel
Lynda Baron
John Challis
Mrs Blewett
Kathy Staff
Sydney Lotterby
Roy Clarke


  • Fri 5 May 2006 19:30 BBC One Scotland only

  • Wed 22 Nov 2006 19:00 BBC One except Cambridgeshire, East Midlands, Northern Ireland, West Midlands

  • Sun 24 Feb 2013 19:30 BBC Two England only

Still Open All Hours

Still Open All Hours

The classic sitcom returns for Christmas 2013.

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