Moving On is the 27th - and final - episode in the series.
Martin is overjoyed to learn that he is at last appreciated at work - he is to be promoted and will even have his own assistants. Unfortunately the new job is in Shropshire and Martin is convinced that the residents of the close cannot manage without him. Ultimately he realizes that they can and with the added bonus that Ann is pregnant the Bryces move on to pastures new.
- Richard Briers as Martin Bryce
- Penelope Wilton as Ann Bryce
- Peter Egan as Paul Ryman
- Stanley Lebor as Howard Hughes
- Geraldine Newman as Hilda Hughes
- Simon Merrick as Mr. Beavis
- Ann Davies as Mrs. Ripper
- David Janson as Mr. Ellison
- Vanessa Knox-Mawer as Mrs. Ellison (as Vanessa Knox Mawer)
- Brian Cant as Vince
- Carmel Cryan as Nina
- Leslie Clack as Mr. Britten (as Les Clack)
- Alexander Scott as Darren
- Frank Coda as Waiter
- Noel Slattery as Removal man
This episode features The Sussex Army Cadet Force Band and The Band of the Royal Marines.
Some sources list this episode as the first - and only - episode of season 5.