Shelley

Infamous lloafer/layabout/philosophical idler Shelley scams his way through another half hour in this adaptation of Peter Tilbury's sitcom.

Episodes

SeriesEpisodeTitleFirst
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06Owner Occupiers20060106 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20060107 (BBC7)

Shelley tries to get a mortgage but the bank aren't impressed by his employment record. With Stephen Tompkinson and Gina McKee. Episode 6 of 6.

06 LASTOwner Occupiers20050203 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20050203 BT=2100 (BBC7)

The Comedy from the commitment-shy Shelley. Starring Stephen Tomkinson and Gina McKee.

Comedy from the commitment-shy Shelley. Starring Stephen Tomkinson and Gina McKee.

0101Moving In1997052220031219 (BBC7)
20041230 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20041230 BT=2100 (BBC7)
20041230 (BBC7)
20051202 (BBC7)
20051203 (BBC7)

Famous loafer Shelley finds a new flat. Starring Stephen Tompkinson and Gina McKee.

0102The Nelson Touch1997052920031226 (BBC7)
20050106 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20050106 BT=2100 (BBC7)
20050106 (BBC7)
20051209 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20051209 (BBC7)
20051210 (BBC7)

All change for Shelley as his local gets a makeover and Frances has big news. Starring Stephen Tompkinson and Gina McKee. Episode 2 of 6.

Infamous layabout Shelley scams his way through another half hour. Starring Stephen Tompkinson and Gina McKee.

All change for Shelley as his local gets a makeover and Frances has big news.

When Shelley discovers that Fran is pregnant and that the state will no longer support him, he realises that he must get a job.

0103The Distaff Side1997060520040102 (BBC7)
20050113 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20050113 BT=2100 (BBC7)
20050113 (BBC7)
20051216 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20051216 (BBC7)
20051217 (BBC7)

Infamous layabout Shelley scams his way through another half hour. Starring Stephen Tompkinson and Gina McKee.

Shelley accepts his first pay packet, but is alarmed to find that the deductions mean his wage is less than the dole money.

Infamous layabout Shelley scams his way through another half hour.

Now that he is employed, Shelley discovers he must make adjustments to his life to improve his financial situation.

0104May The Best Man Win1997061220040109 (BBC7)
20050120 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20050120 BT=2100 (BBC7)
20050120 (BBC7)
20051223 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20051223 (BBC7)
20051224 (BBC7)

Shelley is outed - as a total coward and fake urine sample supplier. Starring Stephen Tompkinson and Gina McKee.

Shelley is outed - as a total coward and fake urine sample supplier.

Shelley is faced with a dilemma when his friend Ned tells that him he wants to be best man at the wedding and then asks for a personal favour.

0105Elders And Betters1997061719970619
20040116 (BBC7)
20050127 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20050127 BT=2100 (BBC7)
20050127 (BBC7)
20051230 BT=1400 (BBC7)
20051230 (BBC7)
20051231 (BBC7)

Shelley reluctantly sets off for a meeting with his future father-in-law. Starring Stephen Tompkinson and Gina McKee.

Shelley reluctantly leaves West Hampstead for the rural Midlands to face his future father-in-law.

0106 LASTOwner Occupiers1997062419970626
20040123 (BBC7)
20040124 (BBC7)
20050203 (BBC7)
20060106 (BBC7)
20060107 (BBC7)

Shelley tries to get a mortgage but the bank aren't impressed by his employment record.

Shelley discovers that borrowing money to buy a house is not easy when you have avoided work all your life. Only his mother can help.