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And Mother Makes Five

Here's the back story to, And Mother Makes Five, you'll need to understand this before watching.


It all began with And Mother Makes Three, where we were introduced to Sally Harrison a widowed mother of two sons Simon & Peter, she marries David Redway a widowed father, he has one daughter Jane.

And Mother Makes Five sees the whole family come together, so that's all you need to know really.


And Mother Makes Five, The Complete First Series (12) is available from Network DVD

Mixed Blessings Second Series (1978)

Thomas Simpson and Susan Lambert are back for the second series of Mixed Blessings. 


Their families are still coming to terms with this mixed raced relationship.

You've got to remember that this sitcom was set in the 70s, before the days of Political Correctness. Racial subjects were portrayed quite differently, nothing was really censored so it was no hold bars with the race jokes.


In this series the newly-weds move in with Christopher's aunt Dorothy, the only member of their family who actually believes in their marriage.


Mixed Blessings Second Series (12)is available from Network DVD

The Complete Adrian Mole (1985)

The Secret Diary Of Adrian Mole books were a huge part of 80s popular culture and this series is an adaptation of those books.

January 2012 saw the release of the 30th anniversary edition of the original book, The Secret Diary Of Adrian Mole Aged 13 ¾.


The main characters in this series: Gian Sammarco plays the role Adrian Mole, Julie Walters is his mother, Beryl Reid his opinionated grandma, Stephen Moore his errant father and Bill Fraser his elderly chum Bert Baxter.


In this series we follow the everyday dramas of teenager Adrian Mole, as he lives his life in 80s Britain.

If you are familiar with the book then you'll totally get this series and if you are not then welcome to the world of Adrian Mole.


The Complete Adrian Mole 2-disc set contains "The Secret Diaries of Adrian Mole" and "The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole" complete and uncut.


The Complete Adrian Mole (12)is available from Network DVD