TV Episodes Full List of One Foot In The Grave Episodes

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Below is a complete One Foot in the Grave episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual One Foot in the Grave episodes are listed along with the One Foot in the Grave episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. One Foot in the Grave episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Items featured on this list include everything from “The Man in the Long Black Coat” to “Things Aren't Simple Any More.” Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the One Foot in the Grave episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.

The Man in the Long Black Coat Dec 30 1991 - Victor and Patrick's feud has continued and they now communicate via post-it notes. Pippa is expecting a baby, while Victor is keeping an allotment and buys some radioactive horse manure.

I Don't Believe It (Making Of)

Who's Listening? Dec 27 1990 - "All the miseries in the world seem a hundred times worse at Christmas." Victor isn't in a seasonal mood thanks to Mrs Warboys's nativity play, a hostage crisis and 263 garden gnomes. ...more

The Man Who Blew Away Dec 25 1994 - Patrick is preparing for an important meeting with some Japanese businessmen. Next door, Victor's stolen car has been recovered, but he isn't very happy about it. Then the Meldrews are visited ...more

Starbound Dec 26 1996 - The Meldrews return from a long weekend away to find a man living in their shed. Victor is suffering from a hernia but this hasn't stopped him getting a job as a gardener working for Patrick's ...more

One Foot in the Algarve Dec 26 1993 - The Meldrews are going on holiday to Portugal with Mrs Warboys. While Margaret is concerned about her approaching 60th birthday, Mrs Warboys is looking forward to meeting her pen friend, with ...more

The Wisdom of the Witch Dec 25 1995 - When Cousin Ursula dies the Meldrews have to clear out her house in the country, although a witch has predicted that Victor is about to come to an untimely end. Patrick and Pippa have finally ...more

Endgame Dec 25 1997 - Victor and Margaret have new neighbours, the McVities, who they are actually getting on well with. But for how much longer will it last, especially when Victor buys a haunted caravan, and then ...more

Visiting Uncle Dick Mar 06 2001 - Short post-finale outing for the Meldrews in aid of Comic Relief (2001). Margaret is visiting a relative in hospital. Victor is his usual self; complaining about everything, and Margaret is her ...more

Victor in The Bath Mar 12 1993 - Comic Relief Special 1993

Britain's Best Sitcom: One Foot in the Grave Feb 14 2004 -

I Don't Believe It! The One Foot in the Grave Story Nov 20 2000 - Documentary celebrating 10 years of the popular BBC sitcom 'One Foot in the Grave', which ran from 1990 to 2000. Cast members and writer David Renwick discuss the series and a selection of ...more

The 1990 Christmas Special

I'll Retire to Bedlam Jan 25 1990 - After being stuck in the shed for over three hours, then forced to spend an entire day with his eyes closed after a visit to the optometrist, Victor cannot bear the trials of babysitting.

The Valley of Fear Jan 18 1990 - After being mugged whilst photographing badgers, and having his house sprayed with the phrase 'The Man Who Lives Here Is A Turd', Victor decides to hold a crime prevention meeting.

The Eternal Quadrangle Feb 01 1990 - Although Margaret is glad that Victor finally has a hobby to occupy his time, she is less pleased to discover that it involves painting nudes.

The Big Sleep Jan 11 1990 - As retirement throws more problems for Victor Meldrew's retirement, including a next-door neighbour's noisy party, a disturbing and puzzling rash and an atheist funeral, has Victor bitten the

The Return of the Speckled Band Feb 08 1990 - Following a food poisoning incident, problems with the electricity man, the Meldrews embark on a well deserved holiday, however this is only the start of their problems?

Alive and Buried Jan 04 1990 - Victor Meldrew, 60 years old, is at last retiring from the rigors of his security guard job at Watson-Mycroft. Replaced by a talking machine, Victor soon discovers that retirement will give him ...more

The Worst Horror of All Mar 08 1992 - Even a shed falling on him cannot upset Victor when he finally gets a new job. However, before starting work he must first contend with some unwanted visitors and a trip to the BBC organised by ...more

Beware the Trickster on the Roof Mar 01 1992 - Mr Swainey has brought Victor a present back from his holiday - an unlucky charm. Victor thinks that Mrs Stebbings's tv aerial is laughing at him and his resulting misfortune. Meanwhile, Patrick ...more

Dreamland Feb 09 1992 - Margaret is having a recurring dream about murdering someone who looks like Victor. However, it's Margaret who is starting to irritate Victor. That is, until she disappears.

Monday Morning Will Be Fine Feb 02 1992 - After a burglary Victor decides not to replace his television set in order to give him and Margaret more opportunity to get out of the house. However, a trip to the pub results in a ...more

The Beast in the Cage Feb 23 1992 - The Meldrews and Mrs Warboys get stuck in Bank Holiday traffic.

The Broken Reflection Feb 16 1992 - Alfred, Victor's accident prone brother, is making his first visit from New Zealand for 25 years. Victor is not looking forward to his stay, preferring to act as a neighbourhood vigilante.

The Trial Feb 28 1993 - Victor has been selected for jury service. He hasn't been required in court yet, but he is on call so he is stuck in the house all day and must somehow beat his boredom.

The Pit and the Pendulum Jan 31 1993 - Victor is employing a workman in the garden, although he never seems to do any work. On the other side of the fence, Patrick has acquired a pet daschund called Denzil.

Warm Champagne Feb 21 1993 - Victor returns from holiday with sunburnt feet. His mood doesn't improve, thanks to rows with the neighbours and the addition of a streetlamp to his bedroom furniture. This gives Margaret a ...more

Descent into the Maelstorm Jan 31 1993 - Margaret falls ills to nervous exhaustion that has been building up over the last 34 years. She has little chance for peace and quiet in which to recuperate, especially with Victor's problems ...more

Hearts of Darkness Feb 14 1993 - During a trip to the countryside with Mrs Warboys and Mr Swainey, the Meldrews manage to get lost. Victor leaves the others to try to find help.

The Seceret of Seven Sorcerers Mar 07 1993 - Victor is preparing for a meeting of his magician's club. He now has a job as a lollipop man, but is being bothered by hoax calls from the fire brigade. Patrick and Pippa are due to visit the ...more

Things Aren't Simple Any More Nov 20 2000 - In the very last episode of 'One Foot in the Grave', Victor's decision to attend a school reunion unwittingly delivers him into the hands of fate. Margaret deals with the aftermath with the help ...more

The Dawn of Man Nov 13 2000 - Victor's new fishing hobby leads to an unfortunate encounter with a fly-tipper. Meanwhile, a visit from Patrick's gay twin brother leaves Pippa feeling mentally and physically exhausted, ...more

The Futility of the Fly Oct 30 2000 - Margaret regrets hiring an attractive cleaner to help around the house. Meanwhile, Mrs Warboys has a couple of nasty frights.

Tales of Terror Oct 23 2000 - In Mr. Swainey's production of 'Nosferatu The vampire', the actor who was supposed to play the vampire doesn't show up so Nick asks Victor to take the part. He did. Later, blood was found in ...more

The Executioner's Song Oct 16 2000 - Victor has a new job as a window-cleaner. Meanwhile, Patrick's plans for a quiet birthday are ruined after an unfortunate misunderstanding involving a modern art painting and Pippa finds herself ...more

Threatening Weather Nov 06 2000 - During a power cut, Victor realises that he had been right through the middle of an area affected by a siege as it happened. Making the power cut worse, it occurs on a hot Summer night. Victor ...more

Dramatic Fever Oct 18 1990 - Victor discovers a new talent - writing comedy. However, his views of comedy are somewhat different from everyone elses, and he finds himself without support.

We Have Put Her Living in the Tomb Oct 11 1990 - The Meldrews are given the responsability of looking after their god-daughter's tortoise.

Love and Death Nov 11 1990 - When the Meldrews visit some friends on the South Coast, Victor is given a surprise.

Who Will Buy? Oct 25 1990 - While Pippa believes that Victor may have murdered an elderly blind man, Victor uses a benefit concert to re-introduce his ventriloquist act.

Timeless Time Nov 15 1990 - A variety of bizarre factors, including a dead hedgehog, keep Victor awake. And if Victor's awake, Margaret isn't going to get much sleep either.

In Luton Airport, No-one Can Hear You Scream Oct 04 1990 - When Victor and Margaret return from their holiday, they discover that their luggage has been sent to the other side of the world, and that their house has been burned down.

Hole in the Sky Jan 22 1995 - Patrick is looking forward to his trip to stay with Pippa's brother after an embarrassing visit to an Armenian restaurant in order to attempt to make up with Victor. Meanwhile, the Meldrews are ...more

The Exterminating Angel Jan 29 1995 - Romance is in the air for Mr. Swainey when he finally invites Tania the nurse out for a date. Victor takes a new job as a chauffeur but rapidly wipes out his employer's beloved fleet.

The Affair of the Hollow Lady Jan 08 1995 - Victor thinks that the woman in the greengrocers fancies him. Meanwhile, Mrs Warboys has won a wax model of herself and the Meldrews are having problems with their door locks.

Only a Story Jan 01 1995 - Mrs Warboys is staying with the Meldrews following the flooding of her house and is starting to irritate Margaret. However, Victor is a lot calmer than usual thanks to the reflexology treatment ...more

Rearranging the Dust Jan 15 1995 - When Victor and Margaret visit their solicitors in order to make a will they discover precisely why a waiting room is so-called.

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