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
- The children, especially during the earlier series, could only act for 30-45 minutes at a time. Often when they were out of shot, the directors would often stand in their place so that the…
[show]The children, especially during the earlier series, could only act for 30-45 minutes at a time. Often when they were out of shot, the directors would often stand in their place so that the adults would know where to look.
- 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.