Elephants To Catch Eels

Comedy series by Tom Jamieson and Nev Fountain, set in 18th-century Cornwall.

Tamsyn Trelawny....Sheridan Smith Jago Trelawny....John Bowe Major Thomas Falconer....Cameron Stewart Captain Marriot....Andrew Mcgibbon Squire Bascombe....Martin Hyder Dewey....Mark Felgate Buller....Mark Perry Alice....India Fisher Produced by Jan Ravens

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Comedy series by Tom Jamieson and Nev Fountain, set in 18th-century Cornwall.

Tamsyn Trelawny....Sheridan Smith Jago Trelawny....John Bowe Major Thomas Falconer....Cameron Stewart Captain Marriot....Andrew Mcgibbon Squire Bascombe....Martin Hyder Dewey....Mark Felgate Buller....Mark Perry Alice....India Fisher Produced by Jan Ravens18th-century Cornish village sitcom by the writers of Dead Ringers, produced by Jan Ravens

18th-century Cornish village sitcom from the writers of Dead Ringers, produced by Jan Ravens. Stars Lucy Speed. From February 2003.

18th-century Cornish village sitcom by the writers of Dead Ringers, produced by Jan Ravens

18th century Cornish village sitcom by Dead Ringers' writers and produced by Jan Ravens

18th century Cornish village sitcom by Dead Ringers' writers and produced by Jan Ravens. Stars Lucy Speed. From February 2003.

Stars Lucy Speed.

From February 2003.

A comedy set in an 18th century Cornish village - by Dead Ringers' writers and produced by Jan Ravens.

Starring Lucy Speed.

From the writers of Dead Ringers comes a comedy set in a Cornish village in the 1790s.

Produced by impressionist Jan Ravens.

Tamsyn Trelawny's existence as a smuggler is threatened by the arrival of a new customs inspector.

From the writers of Dead Ringers, a comedy set in a Cornish village in the 1790s.

Produced by Jan Ravens.

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Tamsyn Trelawny's band of 18th century Cornish smugglers try to outwit customs officers.

Tamsyn Trelawny's band of 18th century Cornish smugglers try to outwit customs officers. Stars Lucy Speed. From February 2003.

Tamsyn Trelawny's band of 18th-century Cornish smugglers try to outwit local customs officers.

Will Tamsyn be persuaded to appear on the expert panel at the convention for smuggling enthusiasts?

It's time for the annual convention for smuggling fans.

Will star smuggler Tamsyn be persuaded to take part?

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A hairy folk band helps Tamsyn Trelawny and the Cornish smugglers to escape the law.

A hairy folk band helps Tamsyn Trelawny and the Cornish smugglers to escape the law. Stars Lucy Speed. From February 2003.

Tamsyn Trelawny outwits customs men using a hairy folk band.

Tamsin Trelawney outwits customs men using a hairy folk band

Tamsyn and Jago's smuggling exploits are to be chronicled by a group of fly-on-the-wall balladeers.

Tamsyn and Jago's smuggling exploits are to be chronicled at close quarters by a group of fly-on-the-wall balladeers.

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18th-century smuggler Tamsyn Trelawny tries to keep her love life out of the scandal rags.

18th-century smuggler Tamsyn Trelawny tries to keep her love life out of the scandal rags. Stars Lucy Speed. From March 2003.

Stars Lucy Speed.

From March 2003.

Romance is in the air for Tamsyn Trelawny in this 18th-century smuggling comedy.

Romance is in the air for Tamsyn Trelawny in this 18th-century smuggling comedy produced by Dead Ringers' Jan Ravens.

Romance is in the air for Tamsin Trelawney in this 18th-century smuggling comedy produced by Dead Ringers' Jan Ravens.

A top London journalist is taking an unusual interest in Drumlin Bay.

The new editor of 'The Times of London' undertakes to boost circulation by turning the respected newspaper into a gossipy rag.

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When a new rival appears in town, 18th-century smuggler Tamsyn Trelawny tries to quit.

When a new rival appears in town, 18th-century smuggler Tamsyn Trelawny tries to quit. Stars Lucy Speed. From March 2003.

Stars Lucy Speed.

From March 2003.

As Tamsyn tries giving up smuggling, a new rival appears in town.

With Lucy Speed.

18th century comedy with Lucy Speed and Imelda Staunton.

Tamsyn, fed up of doing all the smuggling and getting none of the credit, decides to quit.

Then a new smuggler arrives in town.

Tamsyn has had enough of doing all the smuggling and getting none of the credit.

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Smuggler Tamsyn Trelawny joins customs men to stop Courageous Kate from marrying her dad.

Smuggler Tamsyn Trelawny joins the customs men to stop Courageous Kate from marrying her dad. Stars Lucy Speed. From March 2003.

Smuggler Tamsyn Trelawny joins customs men to stop Courageous Kate from marrying her dad. Stars Lucy Speed. From March 2003.

Stars Lucy Speed.

From March 2003.

Tamsyn Trelawny joins the customs men to stop Courageous Kate from marrying her dad.

Smuggling comedy starring Lucy Speed.

Tamsyn has joined the preventives in order to get rid of Kate, who is top of the smuggling charts and engaged to her dad.

Tamsyn is joining the 'Preventives', and her dad, Jago, is to marry Kate.

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A surprise for 18th-century smuggler Tamsyn, and confusion aboard a boat to France.

A surprise for 18th-century smuggler Tamsyn, and confusion aboard a boat to France. Stars Sheridan Smith. From April 2004.

Stars Sheridan Smith.

From April 2004.

Tamsyn's mother 'Lizabeth suddenly turns up at the tavern - after it was thought she had drowned fifteen years ago - and greets Tamsyn with the immortal phrase...

'Ello Princess...'