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Sunderland student gains PhD with thesis on Only Fools and Horses
David Jason as Del Boy in Only Fools and Horses. The show, filmed in Bristol, is the subject of a 70,000-word thesis by a Sunderland University student A student was feeling 'lovely jubbly' yesterday after completing a PhD in Only Fools and Horses, including a 70,000-word thesis.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
New kid Nicholas Lyndhurst is firmly establishing himself as a fan favourite in New Tricks
The actor - best known as gormless Rodney Trotter in Only Fools And Horses - arrived in the last series of the hit BBC drama as detective Dan Griffin He's already starred in arguably the most iconic comedy in TV history and now Nicholas Lyndhurst is firmly established as a fan favourite in the biggest drama show on the small screen as well. The actor - best known as gormless Rodney Trotter in Only Fools And Horses - arrived in the last series of New Tricks as detective Dan Griffin.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Sunderland academic's research reveals what makes Only Fools and Horses so lovely jubbly
Avid fan of the sitcom, Dr Matthew Bartley has completed his PhD at the University of Sunderland which looks at the programme's sense of community. Dr Bartley has now completed his PhD thesis entitled: "There used to be streets here, as well."
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Number one Del Boy fan hatches plot to cash in when David Jason dies
President of the Only Fools and Horses Appreciation Society befriended the legendary actor so he could come by collectible merchandise and now he can't wait for his hero to die so he can cash it all in A Del Boy style trader trusted by David Jason to sell his autographs to help charities is waiting for him to die - so he can make a nice little earner. Perry Aghajanoff is stockpiling signed pictures of the 74-year-old Only Fools And Horses star to sell for hundreds of pounds a time "when he goes".
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Only Fools and Horses star comes to Cotswold Playhouse
ENJOY an intimate evening with John Challis, one of the nation's greatest comedy actors, best known as Boycie in BBC1's Only Fools and Horses, at the Cotswold Playhouse on Saturday at 7.30pm. In this one-off show the popular actor will reveal secrets from the set with stories and anecdotes from his career.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
A luvly jubbly day for Fools and Horses fans
Sue Holderness and John Challis, best known for playing on screen couple Boycie and Marlene, hostedameet and greet weekend at the Eastgate Centre .
Thu Aug 28, 2014
JOHN Challis reminisces on his experiences as Boycie in Only Fools and Horses.
ONE of the faces of wheeler-deeler BBC sitcom, Only Fools And Horses, comes to Burnham's Princess Theatre this autumn to regale his audience with anecdotes.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
New Tricks is a treat for Tamzin Outhwaite
EVEN NEWER TRICKS: From left, Danny Griffin , DCI Sacha Miller , Steve McAndrew and Gerry Standing are back on the case A 13-hour working day doesn't sound like much of a break, but for actress and mum-of-two Tamzin Outhwaite, filming the latest series of New Tricks was "more of a rest" than being at home.