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Only Fools and Horses favourites to reunite on screen for first time in 15 years

Mirror logo Mirror 09/11/2018 Tom Bryant
Nicholas Lyndhurst, David Jason, Tessa Peake-Jones, Gwyneth Strong posing for the camera: Only Fools and Horses © BBC Only Fools and Horses

Only Fools And Horses favourites Raquel and Cassandra will next week be reunited on screen for the first time in 15 years.

Actresses Tessa Peake-Jones, 61, and Gwyneth Strong, 58, will chat about the characters on ITV’s Loose Women as part of a special “retro week”.

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Tessa Peake-Jones smiling for the camera © Credits: ITV/REX They have not shared screen time since the BBC sitcom ended in 2003.

Raquel was the long-suffering girlfriend of Del Boy Trotter (David Jason) while Cassandra was married to Del’s brother Rodney (Nicholas Lyndhurst).

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A source said: “It will be a must-watch for Only Fools fans.”

Peake-Jones has since starred in shows such as Midsomer Murders and Grantchester while Strong’s credits include Silent Witness and EastEnders.

a close up of a boy © Credits: BBC One Foot in the Grave star Richard Wilson will also appear on Loose Women with co-star Annette Crosbie.

Editor Sally Shelford said: “Each show will be filled with nostalgia.”

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