Dry Slopes

Comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball, with Louisa Rix as Mum.

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19950420]written by and starring Nick Ball.

1: The Lost Boys. Angus Dry has no job, no friends and lives at home with his mum. She has an international business career and a string of lovers, but he still feels sorry for her. With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Harley , Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950427]A four-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball as the unemployed son of a high-flying mother. With Louisa Rix as Mum,

Toby Longworth , Robert Harley and Julie Gibbs.

2:Families and How to Conceive ThemProducer Gareth Edwards

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950504]Four-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball as the unemployed son of a high-flying mother. 3:

Angus Dry 's mum has a business career and a string of lovers. He feels sorry for her.

With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Harley , Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950511]Last of the comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball as the unemployed son of a high-flying mother. With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Harley , Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950726]Four-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball.

1: The Lost Boys. With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Harley , Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs.

Producer Gareth Edwards Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950816]Final part of the comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball.

Dry Wit. With Louisa Rix , Robert Harley , Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards Rpt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970730]3: The Domino Effect. Afour-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball , with Louisa Rix as Mum.

Everybody Angus knows seems to be in a relationship these days.

With Robert Harley. Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970806]The Invisible Man. The last of a four-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball , with Louisa Rix as Mum. Nobody seems to pay Angus much attention these days. He tries to tell his problems to a psychiatrist but cannot seem to make himself heard over the cricket commentary.

With Robert Harley. Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

02Famlies And How19950427A four-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball as the unemployed son of a high-flying mother. With Louisa Rix as Mum,

Toby Longworth , Robert Harley and Julie Gibbs.

2:Families and How to Conceive ThemProducer Gareth Edwards

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Friendless, jobless Angus breaks free from his sheltered-life shackles to go on a date. Starring Nick Ball. From May 1995.

Angus breaks free from the shackles of his sheltered life and goes on a date.

From 1995.

3: The Domino Effect. Afour-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball , with Louisa Rix as Mum.

Everybody Angus knows seems to be in a relationship these days.

With Robert Harley. Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

Friendless, jobless Angus breaks free from his sheltered-life shackles to go on a date.

Friendless, jobless Angus breaks free from his sheltered-life shackles to go on a date. Starring Nick Ball. From May 1995.

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Friendless, jobless Angus writes a Requiem to himself. He's really a genius, you know. Starring Nick Ball. From May 1995.

. Friendless, jobless Angus writes a Requiem to himself. He's really a genius, you know.

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The Invisible Man. The last of a four-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball , with Louisa Rix as Mum. Nobody seems to pay Angus much attention these days. He tries to tell his problems to a psychiatrist but cannot seem to make himself heard over the cricket commentary.

With Robert Harley. Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

Friendless, jobless Angus writes a requiem to himself. He is really a genius, you know.

Friendless, jobless Angus writes a requiem to himself. He is really a genius, you know. Starring Nick Ball. From May 1995.

Friendless, jobless Angus writes a requiem to himself. He is really a genius, you know. Starring Nick Ball. From May 1995.

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With no job or friends and living with his mum, Angus Dry tries recapturing his youth.

With no job or friends and living with his busy mum, Angus Dry tries recapturing his youth. Stars Nick Ball. From April 1995.

With no job or friends and living with his busy mum, Angus Dry tries reliving his youth.

Starring Nick Ball.

. With no job or friends and living with his mum, Angus Dry tries recapturing his youth.

With no job or friends and living with his busy mum, Angus Dry tries recapturing his youth.

Stars Nick Ball.

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Angus Dry has no job, no friends and lives at home with his mum. She has an international business career and a string of lovers. He feels very sorry for her.

In this opening episode of Nick Ball’s sitcom, Angus tries to recapture the joys of childhood.

Angus Dry.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Louisa Rix

With Robert Harley, Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in April 1995.

With no job or friends and living with his mum, Angus Dry tries recapturing his youth.

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother

written by and starring Nick Ball.

1: The Lost Boys. Angus Dry has no job, no friends and lives at home with his mum. She has an international business career and a string of lovers, but he still feels sorry for her. With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Harley , Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

With no job or friends and living with his busy mum, Angus Dry tries recapturing his youth. Stars Nick Ball. From April 1995.

With no job or friends and living with his busy mum, Angus Dry tries reliving his youth.

Starring Nick Ball.

Four-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball.

1: The Lost Boys. With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Harley , Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs.

Producer Gareth Edwards Rpt

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Perpetually unemployed and friendless loser Angus Dry agonises over the death of a bee.

Perpetually unemployed and friendless loser Angus Dry agonises over the death of a bee. Starring Nick Ball. From April 1995.

. Perpetually unemployed and friendless loser Angus Dry agonises over the death of a bee.

Starring Nick Ball.

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Perpetually unemployed and friendless loser Angus Dry agonises over the death of a bee.

Nick Ball’s sitcom about the unemployed son of a high-flying mother.

Angus Dry.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Louisa Rix

With Robert Harley, Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in April 1995.

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Perpetually unemployed and friendless loser Angus Dry agonises over the death of a bee. Starring Nick Ball. From April 1995.

Nick Ball’s sitcom, Angus tries to recapture the joys of childhood.

With Robert Harley, Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs.

Sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother

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Friendless, jobless Angus breaks free from his sheltered-life shackles to go on a date.

Nick Ball’s sitcom about the unemployed son of a high-flying mother.

Angus Dry.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Louisa Rix

With Robert Harley, Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1995.

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Friendless, jobless Angus breaks free from his sheltered-life shackles to go on a date.

Sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother

Four-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball as the unemployed son of a high-flying mother. 3:

Angus Dry 's mum has a business career and a string of lovers. He feels sorry for her.

With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Harley , Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

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Friendless, jobless Angus breaks free from his sheltered-life shackles to go on a date.

Friendless, jobless Angus breaks free from his sheltered-life shackles to go on a date. Starring Nick Ball. From May 1995.

(03/04)

. Friendless, jobless Angus breaks free from his sheltered-life shackles to go on a date.

(03/04)

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Friendless, jobless Angus writes a requiem to himself. He is really a genius, you know

Nick Ball’s sitcom about the unemployed son of a high-flying mother.

Angus Dry.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Louisa Rix

With Robert Harley, Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in May 1995.

Friendless, jobless Angus writes a requiem to himself. He is really a genius, you know.

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

With Robert Harley, Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs.

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Friendless, jobless Angus writes a requiem to himself. He is really a genius, you know.

Friendless, jobless Angus writes a requiem to himself. He is really a genius, you know. Starring Nick Ball. From May 1995.

Final part of the comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball.

Dry Wit. With Louisa Rix , Robert Harley , Toby Longworth and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards Rpt

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Can jobless and loveless Angus rekindle a relationship despite the barriers of technology?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Does the fact that Emma is married, has a son and is moving to Mauritius mean that she's no longer interested in Angus - or is she just playing hard to get?

It would be a lot easier to dine out if he could talk to her instead of her answer machine, even though it is a good Listener.

Written by and starring Nick Ball. With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Hartley, Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Does the fact that Emma is married, has a son and is moving to Mauritius mean that she is no longer interested in Angus, or is she just playing hard to get? It would be a lot easier to find out if he could talk to her instead of her answering machine.

Can jobless and loveless Angus rekindle a relationship, despite the barriers of technology? Starring Nick Ball. From July 1997.

Sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Does the fact that Emma is married, has a son and is moving to Mauritius mean that she is no longer interested in Angus, or is she just playing hard to get? It would be a lot easier to find out if he could talk to her instead of her answering machine.

Can jobless and loveless Angus rekindle a relationship, despite the barriers of technology? Starring Nick Ball. From July 1997.

Does the fact that Emma is married, has a son and is moving to Mauritius mean that she's no longer interested in Angus - or is she just playing hard to get?

It would be a lot easier to dine out if he could talk to her instead of her answer machine, even though it is a good Listener.

Written by and starring Nick Ball.

Angus.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Mum

With Robert Hartley, Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Can jobless and loveless Angus rekindle a relationship despite the barriers of technology?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Does the fact that Emma is married, has a son and is moving to Mauritius mean that she's no longer interested in Angus - or is she just playing hard to get?

It would be a lot easier to dine out if he could talk to her instead of her answer machine, even though it is a good Listener.

Written by and starring Nick Ball.

Angus.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Mum

With Robert Hartley, Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Can jobless and loveless Angus rekindle a relationship despite the barriers of technology?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

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Jobless Angus is nearly 30 and gets a visit from the Spirit of Birthdays Yet to Come.

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Angus is nearly 30 but hasn't achieved any of his ambitions. Not even the one about moving to Lowestoft.

What terrible end will be revealed by the Ghost of Birthdays Yet to Come?

And even more worrying, has his mother really forgotten to buy him a present?

Written by and starring Nick Ball. With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Hartley, Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Angus is approaching 30 and has not achieved any of his ambitions.

Not even the one about moving to Lowestoft.

What terrible end will be revealed by the Ghost of Brithdays Yet to Come? And even more worrying, has his mother really forgotten to buy him a present?

Jobless Angus is nearly 30 and gets a visit from the Spirit of Birthdays Yet to Come. Stars Nick Ball. From July 1997.

Sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother

Jobless Angus is nearly 30 and gets a visit from the Spirit of Birthdays Yet to Come.

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Jobless Angus is nearly 30 and gets a visit from the Spirit of Birthdays Yet to Come.

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Angus is nearly 30 but hasn't achieved any of his ambitions. Not even the one about moving to Lowestoft.

What terrible end will be revealed by the Ghost of Birthdays Yet to Come?

And even more worrying, has his mother really forgotten to buy him a present?

Written by and starring Nick Ball.

Angus.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Mum

With Robert Hartley, Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Jobless Angus is nearly 30 and gets a visit from the Spirit of Birthdays Yet to Come.

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Angus is nearly 30 but hasn't achieved any of his ambitions. Not even the one about moving to Lowestoft.

What terrible end will be revealed by the Ghost of Birthdays Yet to Come?

And even more worrying, has his mother really forgotten to buy him a present?

Written by and starring Nick Ball.

Angus.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Mum

With Robert Hartley, Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Jobless Angus is nearly 30 and gets a visit from the Spirit of Birthdays Yet to Come.

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

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Everybody Angus knows seems to be in a relationship these days.

He looks back to a time when all his friends were confirmed bachelors - the golden days of form 3B.

Angus is still single and feeling left out. What's wrong with his bachelor life? Stars Nick Ball and Louisa Rix. From July 1997.

Angus is still single and feeling left out. What's wrong with his bachelor life?

3: The Domino Effect. Afour-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball , with Louisa Rix as Mum.

With Robert Harley. Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Angus is still single and feeling left out. What's wrong with his bachelor life?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Angus is still single and feeling left out. What's wrong with his bachelor life?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Everybody Angus knows seems to be in a relationship these days.

He looks back to a time when all his friends were confirmed bachelors - the golden days of Form 3B.

Written by and starring Nick Ball.

Angus.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Mum

With Toby Longworth, Ben Silburn and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Angus is still single and feeling left out. What's wrong with his bachelor life?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Everybody Angus knows seems to be in a relationship these days.

He looks back to a time when all his friends were confirmed bachelors - the golden days of Form 3B.

Written by and starring Nick Ball.

Angus.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Mum

With Toby Longworth, Ben Silburn and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Angus is still single and feeling left out. What's wrong with his bachelor life?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

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Angus is still single and feeling left out. What's wrong with his bachelor life?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Angus is still single and feeling left out. What's wrong with his bachelor life?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Everybody Angus knows seems to be in a relationship these days.

He looks back to a time when all his friends were confirmed bachelors - the golden days of Form 3B.

Written by and starring Nick Ball. With Louisa Rix as Mum, Toby Longworth, Ben Silburn and Julie Gibbs.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

Sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1997.

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Angus, still living with his mum, is feeling ignored. Maybe a psychiatrist can help?

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Nobody seems to pay Angus much attention these days.

He tries telling his problems to a psychiatrist, but has trouble making himself heard.

Written by and starring Nick Ball.

Angus.... Nick Ball
Mum.... Mum

With Robert Hartley and Wayne Forester.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1997.

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Angus, still living with his mum, is feeling ignored. Maybe a psychiatrist can help?

Jobless Angus, still living with his mum, is feeling ignored. Maybe a psychiatrist can help? Stars Nick Ball. From August 1997.

Nobody seems to pay Angus much attention these days.

He tries to tell his problems to a psychiatrist, but he cannot seem to make himself heard over the cricket commentary.

The last of a four-part comedy series written by and starring Nick Ball , with Louisa Rix as Mum. Nobody seems to pay Angus much attention these days. He tries to tell his problems to a psychiatrist but cannot seem to make himself heard over the cricket commentary.

With Robert Harley. Wayne Forester and Julie Gibbs. Producer Gareth Edwards

Sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother

Nick Ball's sitcom about an unemployed man living with his high-flying mother.

Nobody seems to pay Angus much attention these days.

He tries telling his problems to a psychiatrist, but has trouble making himself heard.

Written by and starring Nick Ball. With Louisa Rix as Mum, Robert Hartley and Wayne Forester.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1997.

0204 LASTThe Invisible Man2016030420160305 (BBC7)Angus, still living with his mum, is feeling ignored. Maybe a psychiatrist can help?

Jobless Angus, still living with his mum, is feeling ignored. Maybe a psychiatrist can help? Stars Nick Ball. From August 1997.