About the TV Show
small town husband wife relationship northern england retirement slapstick yorkshire friends cheating husband rural area english countryside unemployment silly british farce sitcom wandering mischief
Last of the Summer Wine
First Air Date: January 04, 1973
|First Aired on||:||1973|
|Created By||:||Roy Clarke|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||269 episodes in 31 Seasons|
Unencumbered by wives, jobs or any other responsibilities, three senior citizens who've never really grown up explore their world in the Yorkshire Dales. They spend their days speculating about their fellow townsfolk and thinking up adventures not usually favored by the elderly. Last of the Summer Wine premiered as an episode of Comedy Playhouse in 1973. The show ran for 295 episodes until 2010. It is the longest running comedy Britain has produced and the longest running sitcom in the world.