By Jim Poyser.

An aristocrat and his servant struggle to find things to do in the mid 1830s.


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01All At Sea2004061620110628 (R4+)
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20130110 (R4+)
20130111 (R4+)
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Aristocrat Belport and servant Ned are called up to serve on the unfortunate HMS Fortunate. Stars Paul Rider. From June 2004.
Aristocrat Belport and servant Ned are called up to serve on the unfortunate HMS Fortunate
Belport and Ned are called up to serve in the navy aboard the HMS Fortunate.
Fortunate by name, a magnet for French cannons by nature.
02Haircut Sir?2004062320110705 (R4+)
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20140521 (R4+)
Aristocrat Belport and servant Ned join the police and encounter demon barber Sweeney Todd. Stars Paul Rider. From June 2004.
Aristocrat Belport and servant Ned join the police and encounter demon barber Sweeney Todd
Belport and Ned join the police force, and are called upon to solve some murders in the Fleet Street area.
But first, to meet police regulations, they must have their hair cut, and as luck would have it, there's a barber's on Fleet Street, run by a Mr Sweeney Todd.
03The Reluctant Aristocrat2004063020110712 (R4+)
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20130124 (R4+)
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Belport tries to prove he's not a toff, but instead starts the world's first rail strike. Stars Paul Rider. From June 2004.
Belport tries to prove he's not a toff, but instead starts the world's first rail strike.
Stars Paul Rider.
From June 2004.
In order to prove he's not a feckless, idle aristocrat, Belport manages to kick off the world's first rail strike - in the process proving to everyone that he's a feckless, idle aristocrat.
04 LASTDown At The Old Bull And Bush2004070720110719 (R4+)
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Aristocrat Belport tries escapology to woo a music hall singer, but servant Ned is smitten too. Stars Paul Rider. From July 2004.

Belport tries escapology to woo a music hall singer, but servant Ned is smitten too.

Belport tries escapology to woo a music hall singer, but servant Ned's smitten too.
Aristocrat Belport tries escapology to woo a music hall singer, but servant Ned's smitten too.
Belport falls in love with renowned music-hall artiste Emilia La Rue.
But can he prise her away from Svyatislav the strong man? Probably not.
    
  • Jason Done - ned
  • Paul Rider - belport
  • Roy Barraclough - danvers
  • Simon Greenall - the great fettuccine
  • arbuthnot - Roy Barraclough
  • belport - Paul Rider
  • black - Roy Barraclough
  • charlie - Jonathan Keeble
  • collins - Simon Greenall
  • directed by - Jim Poyser
  • directed in manchester by Jim Poyser
  • george - Simon Greenall
  • ned - Jason Done
  • nelson - Jonathan Keeble
  • peel - Roy Barraclough
  • sue cleaver - emelia
  • sweeney todd - Jonathan Keeble
  • trollope - Simon Greenall 
  • Duration

    • 30 Minutes

    Genre

    • Genre: Comedy
    • Genre: Drama

    Pid

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