Keeping Up Appearances
Patricia Routledge stars as Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced boo-KAY), who is in a class of her own, so obsessed with etiquette and breeding that she goes to incredible lengths in her quest for perfection. In marked contrast: the rest of her family.
Onslow's Birthday (#116) Duration: 29:29 TVPG
Onslow's birthday celebrations may only come around once a year, but that is far too often as far as Hyacinth is concerned!
Retirement (#117) Duration: 29:17 TVPG
Richard has no hiding place from Hyacinth now that early retirement has been thrust upon him. He finds the thought of all the extra time that the two of them will be able to spend together rather daunting.
Iron Age Remains (#118) Duration: 29:11 TVPG
Hyacinth has forced Richard to participate in a trip to the countryside to look for Iron Age remains. But further cultural excursions are curtailed when Daisy and Onslow report that Rose is behaving in outrageous fashion.
Country B.B.Q. (#119) Duration: 29:21 TVPG
Hyacinth borrows a holiday cottage in the country for the weekend and plans a small barbecue. Small, that is, only by comparison with the planning efforts used by Churchill in the last war.
Travel Brochures (#120) Duration: 29:09 TVPG
According to Hyacinth, the one thing she cannot stand is snobbery, people trying to pretend they are superior. As she logically concludes, "That only makes it so much harder for those of us who really are."
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