At Home With The Snails

Comedy by Gerard Foster about a nice middle-class family quietly going mad together.

Episodes

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Alex has 2,000 snails in the shed and there are fears that they are taking over the village. Starring Geoffrey Palmer. Episode 4 of 4.

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Alex has 2000 snails in the shed and there are fears that they are taking over the village. Rose spots a business opportunity.

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Alex has 2000 snails in the shed and there are fears that they are taking over the village. Rose spots a business opportunity.

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Alex has 2000 snails in the shed and there are fears that they are taking over the village. Starring Geoffrey Palmer. Episode 4 of 4.

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Alex is depressed and has done nothing since university - but then he finds himself an unusual hobby. Episode 1 of 4.

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Alex is depressed and has done nothing since university - but then he finds himself an unusual hobby. Episode 1 of 4.

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Alex is depressed and has done nothing since university - but then he finds himself an unusual hobby.

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Alex is depressed and has done nothing since university, but then he finds himself an unusual hobby.

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Alex is depressed and has done nothing since university, but then he finds himself an unusual hobby.

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Alex is obsessed with snails - but can women ever replace them in his affections? Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne star. Episode 2 of 4.

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Alex is obsessed with snails, but can he sleep with another human being? Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne star. Episode 2 of 4.

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Alex is obsessed with snails, but can he sleep with another human being? Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne star. Episode 2 of 4.

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Alex is prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice when his mum thinks she's pregnant. Written by and starring Gerard Foster. Episode 3 of 4.

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Alex is prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice when his mum thinks she's pregnant. Written by and starring Gerard Foster. Episode 3 of 4.

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Alex is prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice when his mum thinks she's pregnant. Written by and starring Gerard Foster. Episode 3 of 4.

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Everything comes out in the open in the series finale. With Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne. Episode 4 of 4.

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Everything comes out in the open in the series finale. With Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne. Episode 4 of 4.

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Everything comes out in the open in the series finale. With Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne. Episode 4 of 4.

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Everything comes out in the open in the series finale. With Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne. Episode 4 of 4.

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Everything comes out in the open in the series finale. With Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne. Episode 4 of 4.

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Everything comes out in the open in the series finale. With Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne. Episode 4 of 4.

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George and Beverly continue with their plan to bring their family together by faking their deaths. Episode 3 of 4.

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George and Beverly continue with their plan to bring their family together by faking their deaths. Episode 3 of 4.

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George and Beverly continue with their plan to bring their family together by faking their deaths. With Geoffrey Palmer. Episode 3 of 4.

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George and Beverly continue with their plan to bring their family together by faking their deaths. With Geoffrey Palmer. Episode 3 of 4.

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George and Beverly continue with their plan to bring their family together by faking their deaths. With Geoffrey Palmer. Episode 3 of 4.

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George and Beverly continue with their plan to bring their family together by faking their deaths. With Geoffrey Palmer. Episode 3 of 4.

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George and Beverly continue with their plan to bring their family together by faking their deaths

20080609 BT=2300 (BBC7)

George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work? Episode 1 of 4.

20080610 BT=0400 (BBC7)

George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work? Episode 1 of 4.

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George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work? Episode 2 of 4.

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George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work? Episode 2 of 4.

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George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work? Starring Geoffrey Palmer. Episode 2 of 4.

20080617 BT=0400 (BBC7)

George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work? Starring Geoffrey Palmer. Episode 2 of 4.

20060427 BT=2330 (BBC7)

George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work?

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George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work?

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George and Beverly feign their own deaths to observe their children's reactions. But will their plan actually work? Episode 1 of 4.

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George and Beverly feign their own deaths to observe their children's reactions. But will their plan actually work? Episode 1 of 4.

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George and Beverly feign their own deaths to observe their children's reactions. But will their plan actually work?

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George and Beverly feign their own deaths to observe their children's reactions. But will their plan actually work?

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but will the plan work?

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Alex is depressed and has done nothing since university - but then he finds himself an unusual hobby.

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Alex is depressed and has done nothing since university - but then he finds himself an unusual hobby.

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Alex is obsessed with snails - but can women ever replace them in his affections? Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne star.

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Alex is obsessed with snails - but can women ever replace them in his affections? Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne star.

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Alex is prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice when his mum thinks she's pregnant. Written by and starring Gerard Foster.

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Alex has 2000 snails in the shed and there are fears that they are taking over the village. Starring Geoffrey Palmer.

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Everything comes out in the open in the series finale. With Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne.

Alex has 2000 snails in the shed and there are fears that they are taking over the village. Rose spots a business opportunity.

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Everything comes out in the open in the series finale. With Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne.

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Starring Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne as the parents of this extremely middle class and very disfunctional family.

Alex has 2000 snails in the shed and there are fears that they are taking over the village. Rose spots a business opportunity.

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Fed-up Alex has done nothing since university, but then he discovers an unusual hobby.

Comedy drama about a man with an unusual hobby

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

From June 2001.

Alex is depressed and has done nothing since university - but then he finds himself an unusual hobby.

Starring Geoffrey Palmer.

Alex is depressed and has done nothing since university, but then he gets an unusual hobby

Alex, clearly depressed and aimless since leaving university, finds a hobby: snails.

His OXFORD professor father is delighted - here is a subject for his next book.

Meanwhile, mother sits knitting snails in the conservatory.

Comedy about a nice middle-class family quietly going mad together.

Fed-up Alex has done nothing since university, but then he discovers an unusual hobby. Stars Geoffrey Palmer. From June 2001.

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Alex is obsessed with snails, but can women ever replace them in his affections?

Comedy drama about a man with an unusual hobby

Alex falls for a French girl and tries to prove he is normal by eating his snails.

His father starts to worry that his book, a study of Alex's snail obsession, is in jeopardy.

Alex is obsessed with snails, but can women ever replace them in his affections? Stars Gerard Foster.

From July 2001.

Alex is obsessed with snails - but can women ever replace them in his affections? Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne star.

Alex is obsessed with snails, but can women ever replace them in his affections? Stars Gerard Foster. From July 2001.

Alex is obsessed with snails - but can he sleep with another human being? Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne star.

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Alex is prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice when his mum thinks she is pregnant.

Comedy drama about a man with an unusual hobby

Alex is prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice when his mum thinks she's pregnant.

Beverly hears the patter of tiny feet.

George is aghast, but decides the situation could be turned to his advantage.

Stars Gerard Foster.

From July 2001.

Written by and starring Gerard Foster.

Alex is prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice when his mum thinks she is pregnant. Stars Gerard Foster. From July 2001.

Alex is prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice when his mum thinks she's pregnant. Stars Gerard Foster. From July 2001.

George and Beverly continue with their plan to bring their family together by faking their deaths.

Alex is prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice when his mum thinks she's pregnant. Gerard Foster stars.

Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne star as the parents of this extremely middle class and very disfunctional family.

Alex is a graduate obsessed with snails - he even lives with them. Angela Thorne and Geoffrey Palmer star.

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Alex has 2,000 snails in the shed and there are fears they are taking over the village.

Rose spots a business opportunity.

Beverly convinces Alex to lecture the inmates at Bedley prison about his passion for snails, while Rose tries to turn the situation into a money spinner.

With 2000 snails in Alex's shed, there are fears that they'll take over the village.

With 2000 snails in Alex's shed, there are fears that they will take over the village. Stars Gerard Foster and Geoffrey Palmer. From July 2001.

With 2000 snails in Alex's shed, there are fears that they'll take over the village. Stars Gerard Foster and Geoffrey Palmer. From July 2001.

Alex has 2,000 snails in the shed and there are fears that they are taking over the village. Starring Geoffrey Palmer.

Alex has 2,000 snails in the shed and there are fears that they are taking over the village. Starring Geoffrey Palmer. Episode 4 of 4.

With 2000 snails in Alex's shed, there are fears that they will take over the village.

Comedy drama about a man with an unusual hobby

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The second series of the popular comedy drama, starring Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne as the parents of this extremely middle class family.

George and Beverley feign their deaths to see how their children cope without them.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

From July 2002.

George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work?

George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them

George and Beverly feign their deaths to get their childrens reactions - George so he can then write a book about it all and Beverly so they become one big happy family again when they are reunited - but will any of the plan actually work?

George and Beverley feign their deaths to see how their children cope without them. Stars Geoffrey Palmer and Angela Thorne. From July 2002.

George and Beverley feign their deaths to see how their children cope without them. Stars Geoffrey Palmer. From July 2002.

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George and Beverly feign death so he can write a book about their children's reactions.

George and Beverly feign death so he can write a book about their children's reactions. Stars Geoffrey Palmer. From July 2002.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

From July 2002.

George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work? Starring Geoffrey Palmer.

George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them

George and Beverly feign their deaths so that the children realise how much they miss them - but will the plan work?

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George and Beverly continue faking their deaths in order to bring their family closer.

George and Beverly continue faking their deaths, in order to bring their family closer. Stars Geoffrey Palmer. From August 2002.

Stars Geoffrey Palmer.

From August 2002.

George and Beverly continue with their plan to bring their family together by faking their deaths.

George and Beverly continue with their plan to unite the family by faking their deaths.

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Will George and Beverly's faked deaths reunite their family?

Everything comes out in the open in the series finale.