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By Andy and Eric Merriman. Peter Davison and Samantha Bond star in a six-part comedy about a family with a young daughter who has Down's syndrome.

With Claire Russell, Sarah Merriman and Penelope Nice.

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01Lollipops And Roses1996071819970429
20180504 (BBC7)
20180505 (BBC7)

By Andy and Eric Merriman. Peter Davison and Samantha Bond star in a six-part comedy about a family with a young daughter who has Down's syndrome.

With Claire Russell, Sarah Merriman and Penelope Nice.Life is disrupted by a well-meaning tv documentary crew.

Comedy about a family with a young daughter with Down's syndrome.

Daughter Kate launches a campaign to help a lollipop man and family life is disrupted by a well-meaning TV documentary crew.

Six-part comedy series about the Stubbs family - cartoonist Richard, therapist Sarah and their daughters - Kate, aged 16 and three-year-old Amy who has Down's Syndrome.

Written by Son and father team, Andy and Eric Merriman - inspired by Andy's own four-year-old daughter, Sarah. Eric famously wrote legendary BBC comedy series 'Beyond Our Ken'.

Starring Peter Davison as Richard, Samantha Bond as Sarah, Peter Jones as Ron Miller, Claire Russell as Kate, Sarah Merriman as Amy, Heather Jones as Emma, Stephen Critchlow as Michael and Keith Drinkel as Chris.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1996.

Life is disrupted by a well-meaning tv documentary crew.

By Andy and Eric Merriman. Starring Peter Davison as Richard Stubbs ,

Samantha Bond as Sarah Stubbs and Peter Jones as Ron Miller. A six-part comedy about a family with a young daughter who has Down's syndrome. 1: Kate launches a campaign to help a lollipop man, and family life is disrupted by a well-meaning documentary crew. with Stephen Critchlow , Keith Drinkel and Carol Smith. Producer Gareth Edwards Repeat

By Andy and Eric Merriman. Peter Davison and Samantha Bond star in a six-part comedy about a family with a young daughter who has Down's syndrome.

1: Kate launches a campaign to help a lollipop man, and family life is disrupted by a well-meaning documentary crew. Producer Gareth Edwards

02A Change Of Art1996072519970506
20180511 (BBC7)
20180512 (BBC7)

Sarah's mother Bea arrives with a horsebox full of art and three moulting cats.

Comedy about a family with a young daughter with Down's syndrome.

Sarah's mother Bea arrives with a horse-box full of expressionist art and three moulting cats.

Six-part comedy series about the Stubbs family - cartoonist Richard, therapist Sarah and their daughters - Kate, aged 16 and three-year-old Amy who has Down's Syndrome.

Written by Son and father team, Andy and Eric Merriman - inspired by Andy's own four-year-old daughter, Sarah. Eric famously wrote legendary BBC comedy series 'Beyond Our Ken'.

Starring Peter Davison as Richard, Samantha Bond as Sarah, Claire Russell as Kate, Sarah Merriman as Amy, Phyllida Law as Bea, Jonathan Adams as Felix Patterson, Simon Fielder as Paul, Zulema Dene as Meg, Colleen Prendergast as the Autograph Hunter and Alice Arnold as the Art Collector.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1996.

Sarah's mother Bea comes to stay, bringing with her a horsebox full of expressionist art and three moulting cats.

Producer Gareth Edwards Repeat

By Andy and Eric Merriman. Peter Davison and Samantha Bond star in a six-part comedy about a family with a young daughter who has Down's syndrome.

2: Sarah's mother Bea arrives with a horse-box full of expressionist art and three moulting cats. with Zulema Dene. Colleen Prendergast and Alice Arnold. Producer Gareth Edwards

03Basic Instinct1996080119970513
20180518 (BBC7)
20180519 (BBC7)

Richard and Sarah are summoned to see their daughter Kate's headmaster.

Comedy about a family with a young daughter with Down's syndrome.

Richard and Sarah are summoned to see their daughter Kate's headmaster.

Six-part comedy series about the Stubbs family - cartoonist Richard, therapist Sarah and their daughters - Kate, aged 16 and three-year-old Amy who has Down's Syndrome.

Written by son and father team, Andy and Eric Merriman - inspired by Andy's own four-year-old daughter, Sarah. Eric famously wrote legendary BBC comedy series 'Beyond Our Ken'.

Starring Peter Davison as Richard, Samantha Bond as Sarah, Claire Russell as Kate, Sarah Merriman as Amy, Brian Bowles as the Headmaster, Teresa Gallagher as Julia, Kay Stoneham as Mrs Morris and David Cooper as James.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1996.

Richard and Sarah are asked to meet Kate's headmaster after her shocking behaviour with a boy in her class.

Producer Gareth Edwards Repeat

By Andy and Eric Merriman. Peter Davison and Samantha Bond star in a six-part comedy about a family with a daughter who has Down's syndrome. 3: Richard and Sarah are called to see Kate's headmaster. with Teresa Gallagher , Kay Stonham and David Cooper. Producer Gareth Edwards

04At The End Of The Rainbow1996080819970520
20180525 (BBC7)
20180526 (BBC7)

Richard receives exciting new from Hollywood.

Comedy about a family with a young daughter with Down's syndrome.

Richard's wildest dreams seem about to come true.

Six-part comedy series about the Stubbs family - cartoonist Richard, therapist Sarah and their daughters - Kate, aged 16 and three-year-old Amy who has Down's Syndrome.

Written by Son and father team, Andy and Eric Merriman - inspired by Andy's own four-year-old daughter, Sarah. Eric famously wrote legendary BBC comedy series 'Beyond Our Ken'.

Starring Peter Davison as Richard, Samantha Bond as Sarah, Claire Russell as Kate, Sarah Merriman as Amy, Kerry Shale as Joel Bennett, Kim Wall as Nick, Rachel Preece as Dr Thompson and Patience Tomlinson as Charlotte's Mother.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1996.

Richard's wildest dreams seem about to come true when a Hollywood agent is interested in one of his books. All it needs is a couple of little changes - Producer Gareth Edwards Repeat

By Andy and Eric Merriman. Peter Davison and Samantha Bond star in a six-part comedy about a family with a daughter who has Down's syndrome. 4: At the End of the Rainbow Richard's wildest dreams seem about to come true. with Kim Wall. Rachel Preece and Patience Tomlinson. Producer Gareth Edwards

05Overture And Beginners Please1996081519970527
20180601 (BBC7)

Kate is in possibly the worst school play ever, while Richard casts himself as a therapist

Comedy about a family with a young daughter with Down's syndrome.

Kate's in the school play, while Sarah has a problem with a client - and her husband Richard.

Six-part comedy series about the Stubbs family - cartoonist Richard, therapist Sarah and their daughters - Kate, aged 16 and three-year-old Amy who has Down's Syndrome.

Written by Son and father team, Andy and Eric Merriman - inspired by Andy's own four-year-old daughter, Sarah. Eric famously wrote legendary BBC comedy series 'Beyond Our Ken'.

Starring Peter Davison as Richard, Samantha Bond as Sarah, Claire Russell as Kate, Sarah Merriman as Amy, Penelope Nice as Pat Humphreys, Teresa Gallagher as Annie, Brian Bowles as the Headmaster, Robbie Gill as Robbie and Sebastian Brennan as the Policeman.

Producer: Gareth Edwards

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1996.

Kate has a starring role in possibly the worst school play ever written. Meanwhile, Richard is causing problems by casting himself as a therapist in Sarah's absence.

By Andy and Eric Merriman.

Peter Davison stars as Richard

Stubbs and Samantha Bond as Sarah

Stubbs in a six-part comedy about a family with a daughter who has Down's syndrome.

5: Overture and Beginners Please Kate has a starring role in possibly the worst school play ever written. Meanwhile, Richard is causing problems by casting himself as a therapist in Sarah's absence. with Brian Bowles , Robbie Gill and Sebastian Brennan. Producer Gareth Edwards Repeat

By Andy and Eric Merriman. Peter Davison and Samantha Bond star in a six-part comedy about a family with a daughter who has Down's syndrome. 5: Overture and Beginners Please Kate has a role in her school play. With Brian Bowles , Robbie Gill and Sebastian Brennan. Producer Gareth Edwards

06 LASTFoetal Attraction1996082219970603
20180608 (BBC7)
20180609 (BBC7)

Sarah wants a third child.

Richard suggests a holiday might be more fun.

Meanwhile Uncle Chuckles has been engaged for Amy's birthday party.

By Andy and Eric Merriman.

Peter Davison and Samantha Bond star in the final part of a comedy about a family with a young daughter who has Down's syndrome. 6: Foetal Attraction Sarah wants a third child. with Philip Pope. Simon Treves.

Daniel Merriman , Alison Pettit and John Barnes Producer Gareth Edwards Repeat

Last of the series by Andy and Eric Merriman. Starring Peter Davison and Samantha Bond. Fetal Attraction. Sarah wants a third child. Richard suggests a holiday might be more fun. Producer Gareth Edwards

Sarah wants a third child. Richard suggests a holiday might be more fun.

Comedy about a family with a young daughter with Down's syndrome.