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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

KEEPING UP APPEARANCES

When was the show made?

The show was filmed from 1990-1994 and consists of 40 episodes and four Christmas specials. IPTV has aired all of them several times. Learn more about the show at http://kuacentral.com/.

VICAR OF DIBLEY

Who is the composer of the music that is heard at the opening and closing of the program?

The music for "Psalm 23" was specially composed for the program by Howard Goodall, who also wrote the theme music for RED DWARF, MR. BEAN, BLACKADDER and other popular English programs. The CD is titled HOWARD GOODALL, CHORAL WORKS, THE CHOIR OF CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL OXFORD, STEPHEN DARLINGTON (conductor). ) ASV digital. CD DCA 1028. 1998 ASV Ltd. Sheet Music is available at http://www.forwoods.co.uk

"Psalm 23" by Howard Goodall, published by Novello Publishing Limited. SATB with organ accompaniment. Copyright 1995, Noel Gay Music Co. Ltd.

Is it possible to obtain the words and music to the theme song of Vicar of Dibley?

The words are from the 23rd Psalm. The exclusive distributor of the sheet music, according to the Internet, is Music Sales Limited, Newmarket Road, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 3YB England. We have no way to confirm the accuracy of that address.

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