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
- 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.
- Hugh Dennis' real first name is Pete (short for Peter), just like the character he plays on the show. He uses his middle name Hugh professionally because there was already a Peter Dennis…
[show]Hugh Dennis' real first name is Pete (short for Peter), just like the character he plays on the show. He uses his middle name Hugh professionally because there was already a Peter Dennis registered with Equity (the British actors' union) when he started his career.