Share And Share Alike

Comedy series by Emma Clarke about a group of retired private investors.

Episodes

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01The Will1978072420200821 (BBC7)Brothers Jack and Lesley Burrows are as different from each other as can possibly be.

After their mum passes away, there's a surprise at the reading of her will.

But before they can share their unexpected inheritance, there's one very big catch...

Starring Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins.

Series written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Jack....Michael Robbins
Lesley....Hugh Paddick
Secretary/Janice....Elizabeth Morgan
Ron....Denis Bond
Solicitor....Deryck Guyler

Producer John Dyas

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1978.

Two brothers are surprised and shocked when they hear of their mum's legacy. From 1978.

Two brothers must battle to earn their mum's legacy. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick

Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins star as two brothers feuding over their mum's legacy.

Jack and Lesley are brothers with a very different approach to life. They get a nice surprise when they go to the reading of their late mother's will. There is some money after all - but only if they agree to spend more time with each other.

Written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

02The Codicil1978073120200828 (BBC7)Brothers Jack and Lesley Burrows are desperate to suppress a codicil to their mum's will extending their enforced house-sharing - in order to split her cash

Three years living together are likely to be nothing short of a sentence of hard labour for them both.

They urgently need to locate the missing witnesses...

Starring Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins.

Series written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Jack Burrows……………………………….Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows……………………………..Hugh Paddick
Janice………………………………………….Elizabeth Morgan
Ron…………………………………………….Denis Bond
Sid………………………………………………Ron Pember

Producer John Dyas

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1978.

Will the brothers have to live together for the next three years? Comedy from 1978.

Two brothers must battle to earn their mum's legacy. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick

Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins star as two brothers feuding over their mum's will.

Unless Jack and Lesley Burrows can suppress a codicil to their mother's will extending their period of enforced house-sharing, the next three years are likely to be nothing short of a sentence of hard labour for them both. They need to locate the missing witnesses urgently.

Written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Unless Jack and Leslie Burrows can suppress a codicil to their mother's will extending their period of enforced house-sharing, the next three years are likely to be nothing short of a sentence of hard labour for them both. They need to locate the missing witnesses urgently.

CAST
Jack Burrows……………………………….Michael Robbins
Leslie Burrows……………………………..Hugh Paddick
Janice………………………………………….Elizabeth Morgan
Ron…………………………………………….Denis Bond
Sid………………………………………………Ron Pember

03Missing Persons1978080720200904 (BBC7)Driven to distraction by his brother Lesley's constant nagging around the home, Jack hatches a scheme to inherit his share of the £50,000 immediately so he can escape their living nightmare.

All he needs to do is fake his own death.

Starring Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins.

Series written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Jack Burrows.... Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows.... Hugh Paddick
Solicitor.... Deryck Guyler
Janice.... Elizabeth Morgan
Ron.... Denis Bond

Producer: John Dyas

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1978.

Jack plots to inherit his share of the \u00a350,000 legacy before his brother.

Two brothers must battle to earn their mum's legacy. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick

Jack plots to get his cash. Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins star as feuding brothers.

04The Strike1978081420200911 (BBC7)Brothers Jack and Lesley go head-to-head when a colleague is suspended.

Jack and Lesley Burrows' lifestyles are poles apart but find themselves working at the same factory and obliged to live under the same roof.

Jack Burrows…. Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows…. Hugh Paddick
Janet …. Elizabeth Morgan
Ron …. Denis Bond
The Managing Director, Mr Robertson …. Reginald Marsh
The Shop Steward, George Fellowes …. George A. Cooper

Written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Producer: John Dyas

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.

Two brothers must battle to earn their mum's legacy. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick

One of Jack's factory workmates is suspended for persistent absenteeism.

So Jack is pressurised by the shop steward to do anything to get brother Lesley - as Personnel Manager - to change his mind.

And anything means crawling...

Starring Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins.

Series written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Jack Burrows…. Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows…. Hugh Paddick
Janet …. Elizabeth Morgan
Ron …. Denis Bond
Managing Director, Mr Robertson …. Reginald Marsh
Shop Steward, George Fellowes …. George A. Cooper

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in July 1978.

Brothers Jack and Lesley feud over a colleague. Stars Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins.

05Age Of Concern1978082120200918 (BBC7)Jack's vast experience with the opposite sex comes in handy when brother Leslie needs convincing that lost youth doesn't necessarily mean the end to all hopes of tasting the flesh-pots.

Written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Jack....Michael Robbins
Lesley....Hugh Paddick
Janice....Elizabeth Morgan
Ron....Dennis Bond
Vivien....Karin MacCarthy

Producer John Dyas

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1978.

Leslie feels he has missed out on a love life, so makes a start at the staff dance.

Two brothers must battle to earn their mum's legacy. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick

06Shared Interests1978082820200925 (BBC7)Unless Jack and Leslie Burrows can suppress a codicil to their mother's will extending their period of enforced house-sharing, the next three years are likely to be nothing short of a sentence of hard labour for them both. They need to locate the missing witnesses urgently.

Written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Jack Burrows……………………………….Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows……………………………..Hugh Paddick
Janice………………………………………….Elizabeth Morgan
Ron…………………………………………….Denis Bond
Sid………………………………………………Ron Pember

Producer John Dyas

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in August 1978.

Jack and Lesley try each other's pastimes \u2013 evening classes and horse racing.

Two brothers must battle to earn their mum's legacy. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick

Jack is fed up with living with his brother in order to gain their inheritance. He's hankering after the pleasures of his old lifestyle.

Desperate situations call for desperate measures.

And if the price of a day at the races - with his brother in tow, of course - is attending one of Lesley's evening classes, what is there to lose? He soon finds out...

Starring Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins.

Series written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Jack Burrows.... Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows.... Hugh Paddick
Mr Brown.... Deryck Guyler
Ron.... Denis Bond
Instructor.... Margot Boyd
Receptionist.... Rosalyn Slater
Racing Commentator:.... Peter O'Sullevan

Jack and Lesley tackle each other's pastimes. Stars Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins.

07The Film1978090420201002 (BBC7)There is excitement at the factory where the two brothers work, because a film director wants to make a documentary about the place. Lesley sees himself as the star, but then the director meets Jack.

Written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Jack Burrows……………………………….Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows…………………………….Hugh Paddick
Janice………………………………………….Elizabeth Morgan
Ron……………………………………………. Denis Bond
Sid………………………………………………Ron Pember
Film director....Frank Thornton

Producer John Dyas

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in September 1978.

A film unit arrives at the factory - and Lesley sees himself as the star.

Two brothers must battle to earn their mum's legacy. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick

A film director wants to make a documentary about the factory where brothers Jack and Lesley work.

Excited Lesley sees himself as the star, but then the director meets Jack...

Starring Hugh Paddick and Michael Robbins.

Series written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles.

Jack Burrows.... Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows.... Hugh Paddick
Janice.... Elizabeth Morgan
Ron.... Denis Bond
Sid.... Ron Pember
Film Director.... Frank Thornton

Lesley sees himself as the star of a new film about the factory. Stars Hugh Paddick.

08Redundancy1978091120201009 (BBC7)The factory buzzes with rumours of impending cutbacks.

Jack and Lesley Burrows' lifestyles are poles apart but find themselves working at the same factory and obliged to live under the same roof.

CAST:

Jack Burrows…. Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows…. Hugh Paddick
Janet …. Elizabeth Morgan
Ron …. Denis Bond
The Managing Director, Mr Robertson …. Reginald Marsh
The Shop Steward, George Fellowes …. George A. Cooper

Written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Producer: John Dyas

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.

Two brothers must battle to earn their mum's legacy. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick

09The Seance1978092020201016 (BBC7)Jack and Lesley feel the need to contact their dead mother to alter her will. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick. From 1978.

Jack and Lesley Burrows' lifestyles are poles apart but find themselves working at the same factory and obliged to live under the same roof.

CAST:

Jack Burrows…. Michael Robbins
Lesley Burrows…. Hugh Paddick
Janet …. Elizabeth Morgan
Ron …. Denis Bond
Mr Brown …. Deryck Guyler
Archie Cartwright …. Henry McGee

Written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles

Producer: John Dyas

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.

Two brothers must battle to earn their mum's legacy. With Michael Robbins and Hugh Paddick

0101Men In Beige20020911Maurice suspects that he is being investigated by the mysterious stock market police.

Comedy series by Emma Clarke about a group of retired private investors. 1: `Men in Beige'. Maurice suspects that he is being investigated by the mysterious stock market police

0102Conference Call20020918Maureen organises the club's annual outing, but the destination is an unexpected one.

"Maureen organises the club's annual outing, but the destination is an unexpected one."

0103Hall Of Fame20020925Norma tries to buy popularity by pretending to be best friends with Stuart Hall.

Norma tries to buy popularity by pretending to be best friends with Stuart Hall

0104When The Chips Are Down20021002Don swindles 5,000 pounds from each of the Chancers.

"Don swindles 5,000 pounds from each of the Chancers."

0105For Love Nor Money20021009Eric is horrified when his daughter starts dating a hated rival's son.

Meanwhile, Norma finds love in a chat room.

"Eric is horrified when his daughter starts dating a hated rival's son.

Meanwhile, Norma finds love in a chat room."

0106 LASTBattle Of Will20021016Maurice's company goes to the wall. He can either take the pressure like a man or hit the bottle and fake his own death.