Three children, all are clever in their own way. One is a nervous type, another a compulsive liar, and the little girl devious and contriving. This is the story of how their parents cope with each (or not) with hilarious results. To make things worse Dad is a teacher, Mum despises her sister and the children's Granddad is going senile.
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Series Fun Facts
- Claire Skinner and Samantha Bond both provided the voices of Jhinna and Eike in Strings.
- At the end of the episode before they start singing, the door is moved slightly, with no reference as to why. Everyone is present in the room so it is assumed it is the stage crew.
- Although some of the speech is written, a large amount of the interaction (especially between the children) is completely improvised.