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The Irish Times
Fintan O’Toole: 'The worst masculine trait is violence … men hit people more than women do'from some imagined homosexual…. There was so little outward homosexuality. You
Fintan O’Toole: 'The worst masculine trait is violence … men hit people more than women do'
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
from some imagined homosexual…. There was so little outward homosexuality. You had a vague notion of John Inman from Are You Being Served on the television and that was about it. A homosexual was an effeminate man and therefore effeminacy... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Air travel: the next big things for 2017but it does not offer the same width, and a compact adult and child can sack ou
Air travel: the next big things for 2017
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
but it does not offer the same width, and a compact adult and child can sack out on the SkyCouch in modest comfort. ARE YOU BEING SERVED? A number of full-service carriers are allowing passengers to pre-order meals and drinks. Passengers... Read more
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The Young Witness
Traveller's guide to new ocean and river cruises in 2017The Murray River is also showing strong bookings as our only river-cruise desti
Traveller's guide to new ocean and river cruises in 2017
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
The Murray River is also showing strong bookings as our only river-cruise destination. See cunard.com and princess.com5 ARE YOU BEING SERVED? Butler service has long been a feature of luxury small ships, but attentive personal service is... Read more
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The Border Mail
Traveller's guide to new ocean and river cruises in 2017The Murray River is also showing strong bookings as our only river-cruise desti
Traveller's guide to new ocean and river cruises in 2017
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
The Murray River is also showing strong bookings as our only river-cruise destination. See cunard.com and princess.com5 ARE YOU BEING SERVED? Butler service has long been a feature of luxury small ships, but attentive personal service is... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Traveller's guide to new ocean and river cruises in 2017The Murray River is also showing strong bookings as our only river-cruise desti
Traveller's guide to new ocean and river cruises in 2017
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
The Murray River is also showing strong bookings as our only river-cruise destination. See cunard.com and princess.com5 ARE YOU BEING SERVED? Butler service has long been a feature of luxury small ships, but attentive personal service is... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Traveller's guide to new ocean and river cruises in 2017The Murray River is also showing strong bookings as our only river-cruise desti
Traveller's guide to new ocean and river cruises in 2017
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
The Murray River is also showing strong bookings as our only river-cruise destination. See cunard.com and princess.com5 ARE YOU BEING SERVED? Butler service has long been a feature of luxury small ships, but attentive personal service is... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Our Man in the Shed: The Show Must Go Onto break into the marquee, and threaten the whole weekend. The show was to go o
Our Man in the Shed: The Show Must Go On
Ilford Recorder / Posted 7 days ago
to break into the marquee, and threaten the whole weekend. The show was to go on. John greeted punters with a cheery ‘Are you being served?’, but by the time he got there they probably were. A big congratulations to Riz who won the BBQ set in... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Meet Nottinghamshire's most famous actorsBenidorm, has now transformed herself into the nation's mothering figure on lun
Meet Nottinghamshire's most famous actors
Nottingham Post / Posted 12 days ago
Benidorm, has now transformed herself into the nation's mothering figure on lunchtime chat show Loose Women and a remake of Are You Being Served? Across both the small and big screen Nottingham has produced acting talent for decades and the above... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Spotlight on Notts: meet the county's acting talentBenidorm, has now transformed herself into the nation's mothering figure on lun
Spotlight on Notts: meet the county's acting talent
Nottingham Post / Posted 13 days ago
Benidorm, has now transformed herself into the nation's mothering figure on lunchtime chat show Loose Women and a remake of Are You Being Served? Across both the small and big screen Nottingham has produced acting talent for decades and the above... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Sherrie Hewson: I want Coronation Street comeback - as a villaindemand on that front at the moment. She says: “I’m in panto until January, the
Sherrie Hewson: I want Coronation Street comeback - as a villain
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
demand on that front at the moment. She says: “I’m in panto until January, there’s probably going to be a new series of Are You Being Served filming January to March, then March to August I fly out to Benidorm so realistically I can’t be here... Read more
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Click Liverpool
Jorgie Porter kicks off panto preparations at Empire’s Snow White launch – Click Liverpoolthe Golden Globes. Most recently Jorgie has been announced as part of the cast
Jorgie Porter kicks off panto preparations at Empire’s Snow White launch – Click Liverpool
Click Liverpool / Posted 16 days ago
the Golden Globes. Most recently Jorgie has been announced as part of the cast of the much-anticipated remake of the comedy Are You Being Served which will be aired on BBC 1 later in the year. Jorgie says: ‘I am so excited to be appearing in Snow... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Actress Sherrie Hewson reveals emotional story behind Notts rootsannounced last month that she'd be leaving the programme, and is currently appe
Actress Sherrie Hewson reveals emotional story behind Notts roots
Nottingham Post / Posted 21 days ago
announced last month that she'd be leaving the programme, and is currently appearing as Mrs Slocombe in the new version of Are You Being Served? She said of leaving the show: "I'm excited, really excited. I want to say thanks to these girls... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Sherrie Hewson says emotional farewell to Loose Womenthis month as she is keen to concentrate on her first love - acting. Read More
Sherrie Hewson says emotional farewell to Loose Women
Manchester Evening News / Posted 21 days ago
this month as she is keen to concentrate on her first love - acting. Read More She recently starred in the BBC remake of Are You Being Served? as Mrs Slocombe, and she will also star in Manchester’s big Christmas panto this year as the Genie of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Poldark v Victoria: which period drama won the ratings war?broadcast. ITV’s Victoria is a popular choice (ITV) Last Sunday night, Victor
Poldark v Victoria: which period drama won the ratings war?
heraldscotland / Posted 21 days ago
broadcast. ITV’s Victoria is a popular choice (ITV) Last Sunday night, Victoria’s debut episode beat the BBC’s remake of Are You Being Served? when the drama faced off against the return of the comedy favourite. Victoria attracted 5.7 million... Read more
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21d
Belfast Telegraph
Victoria reigns as Poldark loses his shirt in Sunday night battledrama has had the upper hand over a BBC broadcast. Last Sunday night, Victoria
Victoria reigns as Poldark loses his shirt in Sunday night battle
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
drama has had the upper hand over a BBC broadcast. Last Sunday night, Victoria's debut episode beat the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? when the drama faced off against the return of the comedy favourite. Victoria attracted 5.7 million... Read more
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The News and Star
Victoria reigns as Poldark loses his shirt in Sunday night battledrama has had the upper hand over a BBC broadcast. Last Sunday night, Victoria
Victoria reigns as Poldark loses his shirt in Sunday night battle
The News and Star / Posted 21 days ago
drama has had the upper hand over a BBC broadcast. Last Sunday night, Victoria's debut episode beat the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? when the drama faced off against the return of the comedy favourite. Victoria attracted 5.7 million... Read more
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heraldscotland
Fans call on BBC to make Goodnight Sweetheart a seriesof BBC comedy. Young Hyacinth (BBC/Colin Hutton) Both shows received a warm r
Fans call on BBC to make Goodnight Sweetheart a series
heraldscotland / Posted 23 days ago
of BBC comedy. Young Hyacinth (BBC/Colin Hutton) Both shows received a warm response from fans following the return of Are You Being Served? which was panned by viewers, and Porridge. Nicholas’s former co-star in Only Fools and Horses, John... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fans call on BBC to make Goodnight Sweetheart a seriesof BBC comedy. Young Hyacinth (BBC/Colin Hutton) Both shows received a warm re
Fans call on BBC to make Goodnight Sweetheart a series
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
of BBC comedy. Young Hyacinth (BBC/Colin Hutton) Both shows received a warm response from fans following the return of Are You Being Served? which was panned by viewers, and Porridge. Nicholas’s former co-star in Only Fools and Horses, John... Read more
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The News and Star
BBC urged to bring back Goodnight Sweetheart after one-off successspecials celebrating the heritage of BBC comedy. Both shows received a warm re
BBC urged to bring back Goodnight Sweetheart after one-off success
The News and Star / Posted 23 days ago
specials celebrating the heritage of BBC comedy. Both shows received a warm response from fans following the return of Are You Being Served? which was panned by viewers, and Porridge. Lyndhurst's former co-star in Only Fools and Horses, John... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
BBC urged to bring back Goodnight Sweetheart after one-off successspecials celebrating the heritage of BBC comedy. Both shows received a warm re
BBC urged to bring back Goodnight Sweetheart after one-off success
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
specials celebrating the heritage of BBC comedy. Both shows received a warm response from fans following the return of Are You Being Served? which was panned by viewers, and Porridge. Lyndhurst's former co-star in Only Fools and Horses, John... Read more
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23d
North-West Evening Mail
BBC urged to bring back Goodnight Sweetheart after one-off successspecials celebrating the heritage of BBC comedy. Both shows received a warm re
BBC urged to bring back Goodnight Sweetheart after one-off success
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 23 days ago
specials celebrating the heritage of BBC comedy. Both shows received a warm response from fans following the return of Are You Being Served? which was panned by viewers, and Porridge. Lyndhurst's former co-star in Only Fools and Horses, John... Read more
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Gazette News
Lauren on TV : Porridge update was a surprise gem amid dodgy 70s sitcom revivalsenjoying expensive cocktails and not having to worry about council tax bills.
Lauren on TV : Porridge update was a surprise gem amid dodgy 70s sitcom revivals
Gazette News / Posted 24 days ago
enjoying expensive cocktails and not having to worry about council tax bills. I was equally happy leaving the cast of Are You Being Served firmly in the ‘70s so news this and a handful of other favourites were being dredged up, along with some... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Grant Woodward: This image of ‘rich Leeds’ could end up costing usclassic comedy series and making such an almighty pig’s ear of them? The other
Grant Woodward: This image of ‘rich Leeds’ could end up costing us
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 25 days ago
classic comedy series and making such an almighty pig’s ear of them? The other night we were ‘treated’ to remakes of both Are You Being Served? and Porridge. Now I was never a huge fan of the antics of the Grace Brothers’ employees and all those... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
The Young Witness / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
Western Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
Kiama Independent / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
Manning River Times / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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The North West Star
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
The North West Star / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
Daily Liberal / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
The Border Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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The Courier
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savagedLaw also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017
Claudia Karvan to star in new ABC drama; Are You Being Served? remake savaged
The Courier / Posted 25 days ago
Law also stars Toby Schmitz and Miranda Tapsell and will air on the ABC in 2017. Added drama for Judge Judy Television judge Judy Sheindlin, who presides over the... Read more
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27d
New Kerala
Rufus Sewell impresses viewers in first episode of 'Victoria' - newkerala.com #111822Victoria struggling to cope up with the demands of climbing the throne. As per
Rufus Sewell impresses viewers in first episode of 'Victoria' - newkerala.com #111822
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
Victoria struggling to cope up with the demands of climbing the throne. As per records, 'Victoria' drew an average of 5.4 million viewers during the hour and half episode, beating the BBC remake of 'Are You Being Served' which attracted five milli... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Jayne Dawson: Praise be – it’s safe to put your tights back on nowfor purpose anymore, which is why they began to fail in the first place. And t
Jayne Dawson: Praise be – it’s safe to put your tights back on now
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 27 days ago
for purpose anymore, which is why they began to fail in the first place. And that is never more true than in the case of Are You Being Served? and Porridge, back on television at the weekend after being remade as one-off specials with updated... Read more
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Scotsman
Aidan Smith: Are we being well-served by elderly sitcoms remakes?amuse some, Aidan Smith finds the BBC’s celebration of its comedy classics far
Aidan Smith: Are we being well-served by elderly sitcoms remakes?
Scotsman / Posted 27 days ago
amuse some, Aidan Smith finds the BBC’s celebration of its comedy classics far from funny As you watched the revival of Are You Being Served?, with its gags about inside leg measurements, wobbly wands, big Bristols, perfumed ladywipes, floating... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bafta boss attacks 'tsunami of TV nostalgia' and calls on broadcasters to make 'era-defining' new showsThe remake of Are You Being Served? was seen by five million viewers on Sunday
Bafta boss attacks 'tsunami of TV nostalgia' and calls on broadcasters to make 'era-defining' new shows
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
The remake of Are You Being Served? was seen by five million viewers on Sunday night, while Porridge achieved an audience of 4.4 million. Shane Allen the corporation’s comedy chief, said that the remakes were part of a season that also included... Read more
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Daily Star
We’re NOT being served: Comedy lovers paste re-makesPeople demanded their licence fee back after Are You Being Served? and Porridge
We’re NOT being served: Comedy lovers paste re-makes
Daily Star / Posted 28 days ago
People demanded their licence fee back after Are You Being Served? and Porridge were revived for one-off specials. Furious BBC viewers said they ruined the legacy of both shows. On Sunday night, Derren Litten, creator of ITV’s Benidorm, showcased... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham reacts to remake of Are You Being Served?On Sunday night popular British sitcom Are You Being Served? was given a reviva
Nottingham reacts to remake of Are You Being Served?
Nottingham Post / Posted 28 days ago
On Sunday night popular British sitcom Are You Being Served? was given a revival by the BBC for a special one-off showing. The comedy classic became a favourite for its innuendo-laden script and lovable characters. The new show came with a new cast... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Victoria takes Sunday night audience crown with six million viewersVictoria beat the BBC’s remake of Are You Being Served? when the lavish ITV dra
Victoria takes Sunday night audience crown with six million viewers
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
Victoria beat the BBC’s remake of Are You Being Served? when the lavish ITV drama went head to head with the return of the comedy favourite on Sunday night. Former Doctor Who star Jenna Coleman made her debut as the young monarch in the period... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Victoria takes Sunday night audience crown with 6m viewersVictoria beat the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? when the lavish ITV dra
Victoria takes Sunday night audience crown with 6m viewers
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Victoria beat the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? when the lavish ITV drama went head to head with the return of the comedy favourite on Sunday night. Former Doctor Who star Jenna Coleman made her debut as the young monarch in the period... Read more
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heraldscotland
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewersthe BBC’s sitcom season. If Brexit has brought us 'British Culture' in excruci
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewers
heraldscotland / Posted 28 days ago
the BBC’s sitcom season. If Brexit has brought us 'British Culture' in excruciating form of a sad rehash of truly ghastly Are You Being Served I'm staying in Crete. But there were some satisfied viewers. Thought reviving #AreYouBeingServed was... Read more
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The News and Star
Victoria takes Sunday night audience crown with 6m viewersVictoria beat the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? when the lavish ITV dra
Victoria takes Sunday night audience crown with 6m viewers
The News and Star / Posted 28 days ago
Victoria beat the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? when the lavish ITV drama went head to head with the return of the comedy favourite on Sunday night. Former Doctor Who star Jenna Coleman made her debut as the young monarch in the period... Read more
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28d
Shropshire Star
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewers « Shropshire Starspecial as part of the BBC's sitcom season. James Bailey ‏wrote on Twitter: "T
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewers « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 28 days ago
special as part of the BBC's sitcom season. James Bailey ‏wrote on Twitter: "The BBC have tried to improve Porridge and Are You Being Served? and failed. What's next in this Beeb fad for retro remaking? Jim'll Fix It?" Carole Matthews wrote:... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewersCritics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC’s remake of Are You Bein
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewers
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
Critics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC’s remake of Are You Being Served? The legendary British sitcom, set in a department store, was revived – with a new cast – on Sunday night. Mr Humphries (Jason Watkins) and Mr Conway (Kayode... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Victoria takes Sunday night audience crown with 6m viewersVictoria beat the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? when the lavish ITV dra
Victoria takes Sunday night audience crown with 6m viewers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
Victoria beat the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? when the lavish ITV drama went head to head with the return of the comedy favourite on Sunday night. Former Doctor Who star Jenna Coleman made her debut as the young monarch in the period... Read more
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28d
This is Oxfordshire
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewersCritics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC's remake of Are You Bein
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewers
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 28 days ago
Critics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? The legendary British sitcom, set in a department store, was revived - with a new cast - on Sunday night. Written by Derren Litten, the creator of ITV's... Read more
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The News and Star
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewersCritics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC's remake of Are You Bein
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewers
The News and Star / Posted 28 days ago
Critics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? The legendary British sitcom, set in a department store, was revived - with a new cast - on Sunday night. Written by Derren Litten, the creator of ITV's... Read more
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28d
Belfast Telegraph
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewersCritics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC's remake of Are You Bein
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
Critics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? The legendary British sitcom, set in a department store, was revived - with a new cast - on Sunday night. Written by Derren Litten, the creator of ITV's... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewersCritics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC's remake of Are You Bein
Are You Being Served? remake panned by viewers
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Critics and viewers were left unimpressed with the BBC's remake of Are You Being Served? The legendary British sitcom, set in a department store, was revived - with a new cast - on Sunday night. Written by Derren Litten, the creator of ITV's... Read more
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