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  • Fresh Fields/French Fields - The Complete Series [DVD]Fresh Fields/French Fields - The Complete Series | DVD | (24/10/2011) from £28.15   |  Saving you £21.84 (77.58%)   |  RRP £49.99

    This International Emmy Award-winning comedy stars Anton Rodgers (May to September) and Julia McKenzie (Cranford) as William and Hester Field, a happily married middle-class couple whose children have flown the nest. Setting out to prove you re as young as you feel, Hester is determined to do all those things she never got around to when the kids were at home leaving William trailing in the wake of his wife s seemingly boundless enthusiasm. Fresh Fields gentle humour garnered high ratings throughout its four-year run, with McKenzie earning a BAFTA nomination for Best Light Entertainment Performance. Its sequel, French Fields, saw the couple following their children s example and setting up home across the Channel; three series chart a whole new chapter of misadventure as the Fields try to breach the language barrier and adapt to the strange customs of their adopted home. This set presents both complete series, brought together for the first time on DVD.

  • Mixed Blessings - The Complete Series 1 [DVD]Mixed Blessings - The Complete Series 1 | DVD | (12/03/2012) from £9.43   |  Saving you £3.56 (37.75%)   |  RRP £12.99

    Created and written by Sid Green (Morecambe and Wise: Two of a Kind, The Strange World of Gurney Slade) Mixed Blessings stars Christopher Blake (That s My Boy) and Muriel Odunton as a mixed-race couple struggling to placate their disapproving and constantly bickering families. This popular and for its time provocative series also stars much-loved sitcom stalwarts Carmen Munroe (The Fosters), Joan Sanderson (Please Sir!), and Ernest Clark (Doctor...). Graduates Thomas Simpson and Susan Lambert are young lovers who are about to embark on married life, but their happiness is tempered by a deep trepidation. Social worker Susan is black, and out-of-work engineer Christopher is white... and breaking the news of the marriage to their respective families is only the beginning of their problems! Exasperated by the anxieties of both sets of in-laws, the newlyweds decide to take up an offer of accommoda-tion from Christopher's sympathetic aunt, Dorothy the only relative who believes the marriage will actually work...

  • Mixed Blessings - The Complete Series 3 [DVD]Mixed Blessings - The Complete Series 3 | DVD | (02/07/2012) from £13.48   |  Saving you £6.51 (48.29%)   |  RRP £19.99

    Created and written by Sid Green (Morecambe and Wise: Two of a Kind, The Strange World of Gurney Slade), Mixed Blessings stars Christopher Blake (That's My Boy) and Muriel Odunton as a mixed-race couple struggling to placate their disapproving and constantly bickering families. This popular and - for its time - provocative series also stars much-loved sitcom stalwarts Carmen Munro (The Fosters), and Joan Sanderson (Please Sir!).With Susan expecting the couple's first child, there's no shortage of advice from everyone around her. Thomas's father Edward thinks a family holiday by the sea is just the ticket at such an exhausting time; Thomas naturally assumes that the role of a father-to-be is to help as much as possible. Susan, however, insists that he shouldn't interfere... unless she asks him to!

  • Mixed Blessings - The Complete Series 2 [DVD]Mixed Blessings - The Complete Series 2 | DVD | (28/05/2012) from £17.53   |  Saving you £-4.54 (N/A%)   |  RRP £12.99

    Created and written by Sid Green (Morecambe and Wise: Two of a Kind, The Strange World of Gurney Slade), Mixed Blessings stars Christopher Blake (That's My Boy) and Muriel Odunton as a mixed-race couple struggling to placate their disapproving and constantly bickering families. This popular and - for its time - provocative series also stars much-loved sitcom stalwarts Carmen Munro (The Fosters), and Joan Sanderson (Please Sir!).Series Two finds the ever-obliging newlyweds continuing to be torn between two sets of in-laws, as Thomas finally lands an engineering job, and Susan announces her pregnancy. Her news meets with typically mixed responses: fathers-in-law William and Edward seem dismayed, and even Matilda and Annie, who both welcome the event, find a reason to squabble. Thomas and Susan - who'd hoped a baby might just bring the two families together - are once again driven to despair...

  • Mann's Best Friends [DVD]Mann's Best Friends | DVD | (14/04/2014) from £4.99   |  Saving you £8.00 (160.32%)   |  RRP £12.99

    Penned by Last of the Summer Wine creator Roy Clarke Mann's Best Friends stars Barry Stanton as the inheritor of a rambling old house along with its menagerie of strange animals... and even stranger humans! Also starring the scourge of HMP Slade Fulton MacKay with fellow Porridge veteran Patricia Brake BAFTA winner Liz Smith and Carry On stalwart Bernard Bresslaw this delightfully offbeat sitcom is made available here for the first time. When Henry Mann inherits The Laurels he also inherits its assorted resident oddballs who include ill-tempered alcoholic Duncan blonde temptress Dolly Delights and several Chinese waiters. Then comes the arrival of retired Water Board official Hamish James Ordway a nosey parker and colossal fusspot with a flair for what he euphemistically calls 'organisation' - and Mann offers him free accommodation at The Laurels in returning for straightening out the chaos prevailing within...

  • The Kit Curran Radio Show: The Complete Series [DVD]The Kit Curran Radio Show: The Complete Series | DVD | (10/09/2018) from £12.59   |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)   |  RRP £N/A

    Disc jockey, flyboy, con-man, compulsive fibber... Kit Curran is all of these and worse! A perfect storm of self-obsession and general apathy, Kit reigns as the undisputed king of small-time Radio Newtown; but sparks start to fly when a new boss arrives and Kit finds that his days of egocentric scheming may soon be numbered! A creative force in comedy for four decades, BAFTA-winning writer/director/novelist/comedian Andy Hamilton has scored numerous successes in television, radio and film in shows such as Drop the Dead Donkey, Shelley, Old Harry's Game and What We Did On Our Holiday. Following his work on Shelley and Smith & Jones in the early 1980s, Hamilton crafted one of television all-time-great likeable rogue characters in Kit Curran an inventively delusional narcissist, played to perfection by BAFTA-nominee Denis Lawson. This set contains all twelve episodes from both series.

  • Six Days of Justice - The Complete Series 2 [DVD]Six Days of Justice - The Complete Series 2 | DVD | (29/04/2013) from £8.98   |  Saving you £13.00 (185.98%)   |  RRP £19.99

    For many, an appearance in the magistrates' court is the first encounter with the Law. Bemused, perhaps frightened and often arrogant, their offence may range from a simple motoring case to murder. But whatever the degree of involvement, the experience is one that will remain indelibly etched on the memory. In each of its four series Six Days of Justice examined six fictitious cases, exact in detail, with procedural advice supplied by magistrates; although similar in style and content to Cro...

  • New Scotland Yard: The Complete Fourth Series [DVD]New Scotland Yard: The Complete Fourth Series | DVD | (07/03/2016) from £9.98   |  Saving you £13.00 (185.98%)   |  RRP £19.99

    The crime-busters of New Scotland Yard return with a new line-up for this fourth and final series of London Weekend's groundbreaking early-seventies police drama.Though Kingdom and Ward are replaced by DCS Clay and DS Dexter, the series remains as hard-hitting as ever in its portrayal of CID work in the increasingly violent London of the 1970s. Their cases include the murder of a Borstal boy, the organised hi-jacking of lorries, and a recently released armed robber's relentless quest for revenge. Featuring hard-hitting scripts from P.J. Hammond and contributor Tony Hoare, guest stars include Don Henderson, Michael Elphick, Ray Lonnen and Tony Caunter.

  • Dear Mother, Love Albert [DVD] [1970]Dear Mother, Love Albert | DVD | (14/06/2010) from £13.39   |  Saving you £16.60 (123.97%)   |  RRP £29.99

    Dear Mother Love Albert (3 Discs)

  • Ffizz: The Complete Series [DVD]Ffizz: The Complete Series | DVD | (03/09/2018) from £12.49   |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)   |  RRP £N/A

    Richard Griffiths and Benjamin Whitrow give hilarious performances as Jack and Hugo the co-directors of an upmarket wine merchants that is decidedly on its uppers! Congenitally work-shy, the two perpetual partygoers get a considerable shock when the company accountant unexpectedly dies and they discover that they're completely strapped for cash! When the bank installs a troubleshooter to save them from bankruptcy they're faced with the ghastly realisation that they may well have to stop partying and start working for a living... Written by BAFTA-nominated writing team Richard Fegen and Andrew Norris who had just finished their highly successful run on Chance in a Million and who would go on to even greater success with Woof! and The Brittas Empire this set contains all twelve episodes from both series.

  • French Fields - The Complete First Series [DVD]French Fields - The Complete First Series | DVD | (13/06/2011) from £7.98   |  Saving you £7.00 (116.86%)   |  RRP £12.99

    After four highly successful series, the international Emmy Award-winning Fresh Fields became French Fields, as William and Hester Fields (Julia McKenzie and Anton Rodgers) followed their children s example and set up home across the Channel. They soon discover there's more than 22 miles of water dividing the English from the French. Hester bravely tries to cross the language barrier using Franglais and mime which rivals Marcel Marceau but leaves the French bewildered. And French customs and culture are no less tricky; even the car steering wheel is in the wrong place, while asking their bad-tempered housekeeper to leave could be seen as despotic and spark a minor revolution. However, despite such difficulties, the Fields persevere in their inimitable style providing comic entertainment for their French friends and viewers alike.

  • On the Buses - The Complete Series + Don't Drink the Water [DVD]On the Buses - The Complete Series + Don't Drink the Water | DVD | (19/09/2011) from £68.83   |  Saving you £31.16 (45.27%)   |  RRP £99.99

    Without a doubt one of the most long-lasting and endearing of ITV sit-coms, On the Buses lasted for a tremendous seven series - from 1969 to 1973.This Complete Omnibus Set contains all seven series - a total of 74 shows - plus the three feature film spin-offs On The Buses, Mutiny On The Buses and Holiday On The Buses. Also included is the complete series of Don't Drink the Water - a spin-off sitcom featuring Blakey in Spain - plus exclusive special features, including archive news footage and Reg Varney's TV play The Best Pair of Legs in the Business.

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