Open All Hours

Open All Hours

1973 - 1985, Comedy, Other
A shop owner stops at nothing to keep profits high and overhead low.

Episode Guide

  • Open All Hours - The Mystical Boudoir of Nurse Gladys Emmanuel (Season 4 Episode 6)
    Season 4 Episode 6:

    The Mystical Boudoir of Nurse Gladys Emmanuel

    Granville masquerades as a burglar so Arkwright can rescue Gladys.

  • Open All Hours - Happy Birthday Arkwright (Season 4 Episode 5)
    Season 4 Episode 5:

    Happy Birthday Arkwright

    Arkwright is told he must behave himself if he wants a good report in a supermarket industry magazine.

  • Open All Hours - Errand Boy Executive (Season 4 Episode 4)
    Season 4 Episode 4:

    Errand Boy Executive

    Granville gets a fashion make-over in an attempt to woo Stephanie.

  • Open All Hours - The Housekeeper Caper (Season 4 Episode 3)
    Season 4 Episode 3:

    The Housekeeper Caper

    Arkwright hopes that hiring a live-in housekeeper will encourage Gladys to marry him.

  • Open All Hours - Horse Trading (Season 4 Episode 2)
    Season 4 Episode 2:

    Horse Trading

    Arkwright tries to sabotage the expansion plans of a competing storekeeper.

  • Open All Hours - Soulmate Wanted (Season 4 Episode 1)
    Season 4 Episode 1:

    Soulmate Wanted

    Granville places an exaggerated ad in a lonely hearts magazine.

  • Open All Hours - The Cool Cocoa Tin Lid (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    The Cool Cocoa Tin Lid

    Granville trades in his apron for a "hip" image; Arkwright starts a modest advertising campaign.

  • Open All Hours - The Man From Down Under (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    The Man From Down Under

    Arkwright finds a rival when Nurse Gladys is reunited with an old flame.

  • Open All Hours - How to Ignite Your Errand Boy (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    How to Ignite Your Errand Boy

    Arkwright orders Granville to come up with a saleable product after his own attempt fails.

  • Open All Hours - Duet for Solo Bicycle (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Duet for Solo Bicycle

    Arkwright is injured when he tries to repair the shop's noisy bicycle.

  • Open All Hours - The Ginger Men (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    The Ginger Men

    Arkwright must dispose of a surplus shipment of ginger cakes.

  • Open All Hours - An Errand Boy by the Ear (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    An Errand Boy by the Ear

    Arkwright's plan to teach tough selling tactics to Granville backfires.

  • Open All Hours - St. Albert's Day (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    St. Albert's Day

    Arkwright is fearful about the identity of a mysterious Hungarian who visits the shop.

  • Open All Hours - Shedding at the Wedding (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Shedding at the Wedding

    A wedding invitation forces Arkwright to dig out an old suit.

  • Open All Hours - Arkwright's Mobile Store (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Arkwright's Mobile Store

    Nurse Gladys' remarks embarrass the miserly Arkwright into a decision to renovate the store.

  • Open All Hours - The New Suit (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The New Suit

    Arkwright agrees to buy a new suit if he can find the same outdated style.

  • Open All Hours - Fig Biscuits and Inspirational Toilet Rolls (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Fig Biscuits and Inspirational Toilet Rolls

    Arkwright and Granville have to get shot of some fig rolls - plus some lavatory paper.

  • Open All Hours - The Reluctant Traveller (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    The Reluctant Traveller

    Granville wants to pursue a romance with the milkwoman but it's not easy getting Arkwright out of the way.

  • Open All Hours - Laundry Blues (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Laundry Blues

    Arkwright offers to let Nurse Gladys use his vintage washing machine after hers breaks down.

  • Open All Hours - Apples and Self Service (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Apples and Self Service

    Arkwright's new marketing scheme has him more worried than ever about shoplifters.

  • Open All Hours - Beware of the Dog (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Beware of the Dog

    After a burglary, Arkwright gets a guard dog which frightens the customers.

  • Open All Hours - The Well Catered Funeral (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    The Well Catered Funeral

    Arkwright deducts an outstanding account from a man's funeral collection.

  • Open All Hours - A Nice Cosy Little Disease (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    A Nice Cosy Little Disease

    Granville reaps the benefits when Arkwright plots to win Nurse Gladys Emmanuel's heart.

  • Open All Hours - A Mattress on Wheels (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    A Mattress on Wheels

    Granville is finding it difficult to deliver the groceries on his ancient delivery bike and sets about persuading Arkwright to buy him a van.

  • Open All Hours - Full of Mysterious Promise (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Full of Mysterious Promise

    Customers at Arkwright's shop face a gastronomic lottery and a dietician's nightmare.

  • Open All Hours - Open All Hours (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Open All Hours

    Arkwright is overcome with jealousy when he finds out from Granville that Nurse Gladys Emmanuel had been parking her car outside another man's house.