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Episode Guide

In the British Film Institute's year 2000 poll, Fawlty Towers was named as top of the 100 most important TV programmes of all time... voted as outright winner by actors, directors, producers, writers and critics...

Series 1

1 - A Touch of Class

Lord Melbury arrives and Basil is only too pleased to cash his lordship's cheque...


2 - The Builders

The lobby is in need of a face-lift so, when Sybil's back is turned, Basil goes for the lowest quote...


3 - The Wedding Party

Basil is outraged by an outbreak of promiscuity at Fawlty Towers...


4 - The Hotel Inspectors

Basil hears that hotel inspectors are in the area, just after he has been exceptionally rude to a guest...


5 - Gourmet Night

The cream of Torquay society is present for a special gourmet night at Fawlty Towers...


6 - The Germans

While Sybil is in hospital, Basil tells some German tourists the 'truth' about their fatherland...


Series 2

1 - Communication Problems

The geriatric Major and the intermittently deaf Mrs Richards lead Basil ever closer to a nervous breakdown...


2 - The Psychiatrist

A visiting psychiatrist seems to find Basil rather fascinating...


3 - Waldorf Salad

An American guest demands quality service...


4 - The Kipper and the corpse

With total disregard for Basil's blood pressure, one of the guests dies in the hotel...


5 - The Anniversary

Basil has apparently forgotten their 15th wedding anniversary, so Sybil flounces off to the golf course...


6 - Basil the Rat

Manual insists that his pet rodent is a Siberian hamster. Basil is convinced it's a rat!