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01A Complete Break1982111620041118 (BBC7)
20051013 (BBC7)
20051014 (BBC7)
20060908 (BBC7)
20060909 (BBC7)
20080228 (BBC7)
20080229 (BBC7)
20090702 (BBC7)
20100315 (BBC7)
20100316 (BBC7)
20111111 (BBC7)
20111112 (BBC7)
20121106 (BBC7)
20121107 (BBC7)
20140508 (BBC7)
20140509 (BBC7)

Upwardly mobile Ben and Helen plan a holiday. Simon Brett sitcom starring Paula Wilcox and David Wood. From November 1982.

Upwardly mobile Ben and Helen plan a holiday. Simon Brett sitcom starring Paula Wilcox.

Upwardly mobile Ben and Helen plan a holiday. Stars Paula Wilcox. From November 1982.

Upwardly mobile couple Ben and Helen plan a holiday, as he's exhausted.

From November 1982

Stars Paula Wilcox and David Wood.

Spurred on by their free-spirited friend, Julian, Ben and Helen take a holiday in Greece.

But why do things never go as planned?

Spurred on by their free-spirited friend Julian, Ben and Helen take a holiday in Greece, where things don't go according to plan.

Upwardly mobile Ben and Helen plan a holiday.

Stars Paula Wilcox.

Simon Brett sitcom starring Paula Wilcox and David Wood.

02A Family Time1982112320041125 (BBC7)
20051020 (BBC7)
20051021 (BBC7)
20060915 (BBC7)
20060916 (BBC7)
20080306 (BBC7)
20080307 (BBC7)
20090709 (BBC7)
20100322 (BBC7)
20100323 (BBC7)
20111118 (BBC7)
20111119 (BBC7)
20121113 (BBC7)
20121114 (BBC7)
20140515 (BBC7)
20140516 (BBC7)

Ben and Helen squabble over spending Christmas with her mother.

Ben and Helen squabble over spending Christmas with her mother. Stars Paula Wilcox and David Wood. From November 1982.

Ben and Helen squabble over spending Christmas with her mother. From November 1982.

From November 1982.

Stars Paula Wilcox and David Wood.

It's November and Helen is already sick of Christmas.

Ben tells her that he can't spend four days being polite with her mother.

03A Liberal Education1982113020041202 (BBC7)
20051027 (BBC7)
20051028 (BBC7)
20060922 (BBC7)
20060923 (BBC7)
20080313 (BBC7)
20080314 (BBC7)
20090716 (BBC7)
20100329 (BBC7)
20100330 (BBC7)
20111125 (BBC7)
20111126 (BBC7)
20121120 (BBC7)
20121121 (BBC7)
20140522 (BBC7)
20140523 (BBC7)

Ben would like to swap his daughter for a Porsche. Or is private education the answer? With Paula Wilcox. From November 1982.

Ben would like to swap his daughter for a Porsche. Or is private education the answer?

Ben would like to swap his daughter for a Porsche.

Or is private education the answer?

Or is private education the answer? With Paula Wilcox.

From November 1982.

Ben would like to swap his Emma for a Porsche as she is proving to be impossible.

Her vowels aren't too good either.

Is private education the answer?

04The Liberated Education1982120720041209 (BBC7)
20041216 (BBC7)
20051103 (BBC7)
20051104 (BBC7)
20060929 (BBC7)
20060930 (BBC7)
20080320 (BBC7)
20080321 (BBC7)

Ben and Helen's marriage is 'stationary'.

Will the arrival of Dick and Marian get it moving? Ben asks Helen if she remembers what it was like to not feel tired.

Have their lives become too boring?

Helen and Ben consider how much they should donate to charity.

But there are so many things that they need, such as a dishwasher.

04The Liberated Generation1982120720080320 (BBC7)
20090723 (BBC7)
20100405 (BBC7)
20100406 (BBC7)
20111202 (BBC7)
20111203 (BBC7)
20121127 (BBC7)
20121128 (BBC7)
20140529 (BBC7)
20140530 (BBC7)

Ben and Helen's marriage is at a standstill. Will Dick and Marian get it moving?

Ben and Helen's marriage is at a standstill. Will Dick and Marian get it moving? Starring Paula Wilcox. From December 1982.

Ben and Helen's marriage is at a standstill. Will Dick and Marian get it moving? From 1982

Ben and Helen's marriage is at a standstill.

Will Dick and Marian get it moving? From 1982

Will Dick and Marian get it moving? Starring Paula Wilcox.

From December 1982.

Will Dick and Marian get it moving?

Starring Paula Wilcox.

05Charity Begins At Home1982121420041216 (BBC7)
20051110 (BBC7)
20051111 (BBC7)
20061006 (BBC7)
20061007 (BBC7)
20080327 (BBC7)
20080328 (BBC7)
20090730 (BBC7)
20100412 (BBC7)
20100413 (BBC7)
20111209 (BBC7)
20111210 (BBC7)
20121204 (BBC7)
20121205 (BBC7)
20140605 (BBC7)
20140606 (BBC7)

Helen and Ben fight the forces of materialism. Can they win when promotion beckons?

Helen and Ben fight the forces of materialism. Can they win when promotion beckons? Starring Paula Wilcox. From December 1982.

Helen and Ben fight the forces of materialism.

Can they win when promotion beckons? Starring Paula Wilcox.

From December 1982.

Can they win when promotion beckons?

Helen and Ben consider how much they should donate to charity.

But there are so many things that they need, like a dishwasher.

06 LASTA Lack Of Moral Fibre1982122120041223 (BBC7)
20051117 (BBC7)
20051118 (BBC7)
20061013 (BBC7)
20061014 (BBC7)
20080403 (BBC7)
20080404 (BBC7)
20090806 (BBC7)
20100419 (BBC7)
20100420 (BBC7)
20111216 (BBC7)
20111217 (BBC7)
20121211 (BBC7)
20121212 (BBC7)

Ben has become known as the fat one, so he and Helen go on a diet.

Ben's fed up and accused of being fat, but will dieting with Helen raise his spirits? Starring Paula Wilcox. From December 1982.

Ben's fed up and accused of being fat, but will dieting with Helen raise his spirits? Starring Paula Wilcox.

From December 1982.

Unfortunately there has been a mis-communication.