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BritCom Club

Upcoming Programs

As Time Goes By
Saturday, July 12 at 8:00 PM on IPTV

Keeping Up Appearances
Saturday, July 12 at 8:30 PM on IPTV

Are You Being Served?
Fifty Years On
Saturday, July 12 at 9:00 PM on IPTV

Last of the Summer Wine
Magic and the Morris Minor
Saturday, July 12 at 9:31 PM on IPTV

Last of the Summer Wine
Magic and the Morris Minor
Tuesday, July 15 at 10:30 PM on IPTV

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This special club is available to members who give their support for an additional gift of $25. For information, contact Darla at (800) 728-2828 or darla@iptv.org

If your Saturday evenings are often spent watching IPTV's British comedy lineup, you should be part of the Britcom Club!

Your investment helps us purchase the rights to your favourite British comedies -- which means you can help make sure these shows stay on IPTV. Your membership includes The BritCom Bulletin, a monthly e-newsletter with details on what's happening with British programming on IPTV, mouth-watering recipes and the scoop on all things British. You will also receive invitations to special Britcom events throughout the year.

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BritCom Q&A

MULBERRY

What years was this program filmed? When was the last episode filmed? Thank you!

We don't have the exact dates, but two series of MULBERRY were made -- one in 1992 and the other in 1993.

LAST OF THE SUMMER WINE

What happened to Compo? On the show they suddenly had a funeral episode. Did the actor playing the part die?

Bill Owen (Compo) died of cancer three years ago at age 85 . He had been with the series for over 25 years from the beginning. The character Compo was written out of the series, and the writers devoted three episodes to his death and funeral. Bill Owen's son Tom then joined the series as Compo's long-lost son. At his request, Bill Owen was buried in the Yorkshire village where the series is filmed.

ARE YOU BEING SERVED?

When they have lunch, what is toad in the hole and can it really be made???

Toad-in-the-hole is a classic English dish consisting of sausage cooked in a batter. Sounds a bit like an English version of our corn dog, doesn't it?

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