A six-part comedy series by Karl Minns.

With Karl Minns & Owen Evans (the Nimmo Twins) and Kath Burlinson.

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The tale of Victorian social climber Edwin and his awful secret. Stars Kath Burlinson and Owen Evans. From August 2000.
The tale of Victorian social climber Edwin and his awful secret.
Stars Kath Burlinson and Owen Evans.
From August 2000.
A story of secret shame in a Victorian period drama.
When Edwin is placed in the custody of Silas and Martha Fuzzyfelt, he discovers the shameful truth about his father.
The tale of Edwin, an aspiring Victorian social climber with an awful secret.
02Lord Of The Onion Rings2000083120080125 (BBC7)
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Ed fancies Elaine. So does his boss. But in another world, mighty Ed can smite his enemies. With Owen Evans. From August 2000.
Ed fancies Elaine.
So does his boss.
But in another world, mighty Ed can smite his enemies.
With Owen Evans.
From August 2000.
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Disabled comedian Bill finds popularity once more and embarks on one final gig. Owen Evans' monologue from September 2000.
A monologue performed by Owen Evans.
Bill, a disabled comedian, finds himself popular once more and embarks on one final gig.
A monologue by Owen Evans.
Bill is a stand-up comic - rather he was a stand-up comic in the 1970s when he could actually stand up.
Now suffering from MS, he is confined to a wheelchair.
But in this post-post-post-modern era, he finds himself popular once more and embarks on one final gig.
'Evil Kenieval on the way out, Edmund bloody Hilary on the way in'.
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Mr Pike takes on many mundane jobs, with the zeal of a former assassin. Stars Karl Minns and Owen Evans. From September 2000.
Mr Pike takes on many mundane jobs, with the zeal of a former assassin.
Stars Karl Minns and Owen Evans.
From September 2000.
From 2000.
Mr Pike takes on many roles, but he's really an assassin.
Pike was an MI5 trained assassin.
With the Cold War over, times are hard, and due to his bizarre working practices, the job centre has suspended his benefit for six months.
Mr Pike thinks he's an assassin, unbeknown to those who hire his 'services'.
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A provincial theatre company comes a cropper at the hands of a mad playwright.
Stars Karl Minns. From September 2000.
Karl Minns stars in his tale of a provincial theatre company coming a cropper at the hands of a mad East End playwright.
Karl Minns stars in his tale of a provincial theatre firm coming a cropper at the hands of a mad East End playwright.
Karl Minns' tale of a provincial theatre company coming a cropper at the hands of a mad East End playwright.
Karl Minns stars in his own tale of a provincial theatre company coming a cropper at the hands of a mad East End playwright.
A provincial amateur dramatics company puts on a play written by a famous playwright - but forget to ask his permission.
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The duo desperately seek inspiration for the final script of their series. Stars Karl Minns and Owen Evans. From September 2000.
The duo desperately seek inspiration for the final script of their series.
Sitcom in Norwich - at least, it is this week.
Nimmo Twins Karl Minns and Owen Evans seek inspiration for their comedy series.
In their council penthouse in Norfolk's fashionable Norwich, the Nimmo twins, Karl Minns and Owen Evans, are putting the finishing touches to the last part of their Radio 4 series.

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Trivia

  • The first episode is often listed as Stiff Up A Lip

Duration

  • 30 Minutes