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BritCom Club

Upcoming Programs

Are You Being Served?
Bliss Girl
Monday, May 2 at 10:30 PM on IPTV

Last of the Summer Wine
In Which Gaven Hinchcliffe Loses the Gulf Stream
Tuesday, May 3 at 10:30 PM on IPTV

Keeping Up Appearances
Thursday, May 5 at 10:30 PM on IPTV

As Time Goes By
Saturday, May 7 at 8:00 PM on IPTV

Keeping Up Appearances
Saturday, May 7 at 8:30 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

LAST OF THE SUMMER WINE

Where was that filmed and what year was it filmed?

LAST OF THE SUMMER WINE is the longest-running British comedy in England. It began in 1972 and is still in production. It is filmed in Yorkshire in the Holme Valley including the villages of Holmfirth and Marsden. Want to know more? Try this great fansite located at http://www.summer-wine.com/summer-wine/indexbackup2.htm

VICAR OF DIBLEY

How many Teletubbies were at Hugo's wedding?

Two of the "attendants" were dressed as Teletubbies at the wedding of Alice and Hugo.

MULBERRY

What were the ideas that the writers had for ending the MULBERRY series?

It is speculated, we have heard, that when Miss Farnaby dies, she crosses the bridge (the one shown at the opening of the programs) and walks towards Mulberry, who is waiting for her at the other side.

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