Type
Scripted
Premiered
Nov. 12, 1998
Status
Completed/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
UK
Network
BBC One TV Network
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dinnerladies (UK)

Set entirely in the canteen of HWD Components, a fictional factory in Manchester. The inner lives and social interactions of the mostly female, mostly middle-aged staff are vividly and amusingly depicted. Bren tries to maintain order among the chaos, while dealing with her unspoken love for the canteen supervisor, sex-obsessed cancer sufferer Tony.

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Something of a social climber, Dolly is the cattiest of the dinnerladies, always having a bitchy remark to make about those around her.

Prim and prudish, she frequently snaps at people that they ought to moderate their language, and frowns on Twinkle's sexual shenanigans.

Perhaps because of earlier problems, alluded to in the first series episode "Moods", she is fixated on her weight and dieting.

She has been married for thirty years and hopes to move to the nearby upmarket suburb of Mobberley after her retirement. Her constant regret is that her son Stephen lives with a marine biologist called Marcus (the audience are left to draw their own conclusions as to the living arrangements).

Her husband, Bob, pretends to be deaf when they are in company and can't go to the toilet when with visitors, though Dolly claims "He can hear a bag of oven chips being opened from three doors away!"



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02x01 - Catering
Season 2, Episode 01
02x04 - Fog
Season 2, Episode 04
01x06 - Nightshift
Season 1, Episode 06
01x01 - Monday
Season 1, Episode 01
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