One of the greatest scenes in Only Fools & Horses history isn’t necessarily one of the funniest – although there are some classic laughs. It’s heart-warming for an altogether different reason.
In this scene we famously get to see Del Boy (and Rodney) recognise their dreams of becoming millionaires with the auctioning of the antique watch they found in the lockup.
At the time of broadcast in 1996, most fans believed this would be the last we would ever see of Del, Rodney, and the rest of the gang. After 7 seasons and a number of Christmas specials, the stage was set for Only Fools & Horses to close out its story with the Trotter brothers finally becoming rich after all those years of failure: