Barbara (1999)

  • Genre: Comedy
  • Creator: Ramsay Gilderdale
  • First Air Date: 1999-06-27
  • Last Air Date: 2003-04-04
  • Total Seasons: 4
  • Total Episodes: 29
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 30 min.
  • Network: ITV1


Barbara is a British sitcom starring Gwen Taylor in the title role. A pilot was broadcast in 1995, and three series were then televised from 1999 to 2003. It was made by Central Television, and filmed at their Lenton Lane studios in Nottingham in front of a live studio audience. The majority of location scenes for the series were filmed in various suburbs of Nottingham, including Mapperley and West Bridgford, with other scenes filmed around Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Despite winning awards and respectable viewing figures, it was axed by ITV in 2003.

  • Keywords: yorkshire, derbyshire, family, british farce, sitcom
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    Barbara Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1999-06-27
    7 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2000-11-24
    10 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 2002-04-23
    6 Episodes

    Season 4

    First Air Date: 2003-02-23
    6 Episodes

    Barbara Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Birthday30 min
    Season 1Episode 2Rivals30 min
    Season 1Episode 3Amour30 min
    Season 1Episode 4Friends30 min
    Season 1Episode 5Coffee30 min
    Season 1Episode 6Scattering30 min
    Season 2Episode 1Kids30 min
    Season 2Episode 2Massage30 min
    Season 2Episode 3Mum30 min
    Season 2Episode 4Christening30 min
    Season 2Episode 5Tyres30 min
    Season 2Episode 6Fox30 min
    Season 2Episode 7Sisters30 min
    Season 2Episode 8Mate30 min
    Season 2Episode 9Wedding30 min
    Season 2Episode 10Sheep30 min
    Season 3Episode 1Queenie30 min
    Season 3Episode 2Flood30 min
    Season 3Episode 3Valentine's Day30 min
    Season 3Episode 4Crimewave30 min
    Season 3Episode 5Weekend30 min
    Season 3Episode 6Baby30 min
    Season 3Episode 7Honeymoon30 min
    Season 3Episode 8Neighbours30 min
    Season 3Episode 9Guy Fawkes30 min
    Season 3Episode 10Kirsty30 min
    Season 3Episode 11Cottage30 min
    Season 3Episode 12Who Shot Barbara?30 min
    Season 4Episode 1Queenie30 min
    Season 4Episode 2Flood30 min
    Season 4Episode 3Valentine's Day30 min
    Season 4Episode 4Crimewave30 min
    Season 4Episode 5Weekend30 min
    Season 4Episode 6Baby30 min
    Season 5Episode 1Honeymoon30 min
    Season 5Episode 2Neighbours30 min
    Season 5Episode 3Guy Fawkes30 min
    Season 5Episode 4Kirsty30 min
    Season 5Episode 5Cottage30 min
    Season 5Episode 6Who Shot Barbara?30 min
    • Gwen Taylor

      as Barbara Liversidge
    • Sam Kelly

      as Ted Liversidge
    • Elizabeth Carling

      as Linda Pond
    • Mark Benton

      as Martin Pond
    • Benedict Sandiford

      as Neil Liversidge