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Escape from Royston Vasey 

Edward and Tubbs' son David, who has been away at college, comes into the shop and stuns them by revealing that his construction company is behind the new road-building. He is anxious to ... See full summary »

Director:

Steve Bendelack

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Mark Gatiss (as The Cast), Steve Pemberton (as The Cast) | 2 more credits »
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Episode credited cast:
Mark Gatiss ... Various Characters
Steve Pemberton ... Tubbs Tattsyrup / Pauline Campbell-Jones / Harvey Denton / Wolf Lipp / Pop / Charlie Hull / Mike Harris / Reenie Calver / Maurice Evans / Dave Parkes / Daddy / Dr Ira Carlton / Ally Welles / Jed Hunter / Farmer Jed Tinsel / Ava De Courcey Ernest Foot / Dr Lucas Wesley / Mary Hobbs / Barry Baggs / Mr Best / The Mechanic / Bob Chagall / Nancy Glass / Oshi Kurosawa / Dr Timothy Majolica / Inspector Shakespeare / Tish Guppy / Iain Cashmore / Anne Hand / Barbara Dixon (voice)
Reece Shearsmith ... Edward Tattsyrup / Papa Lazarou / Ross Gaines / Benjamin Denton / Geoff Tipps / Ollie Plimsolls / Dean Tavalouris / Keith Drop / Vinnie Wythenshaw / Judee Levinson / Stella Hull / Sam Chignell / Rich / Reverend Bernice Woodall / Mike King / Judith Buckle / Matthew Parker / Bobby Hart / Noel Glass / Cathy Carter-Smith / Olive Kilshaw / Chris Frost / Pamela Doove / Henry Portrait / Jeanette Stevens / Dr Edgar Fish / Joseph Lisgoe / Peter Foot / Terry Lollard / Dr Singleton Boothby / Shirley Shelley / Patch Lafayette / Reg Ingleby / Look North Interviewer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Megan De Wolf Megan De Wolf ... Chloe Denton
Rosy De Wolf ... Radclyffe Denton
Les Doherty Les Doherty ... Postman
Ruth Harrop Ruth Harrop ... Natalie
Paul Hays-Marshall Paul Hays-Marshall ... Barbara Dixon
Myles Hindley Myles Hindley ... Little Boy
Patsy Maguire-Crawford Patsy Maguire-Crawford ... Nurse Rich
Thomas Sherlock Thomas Sherlock ... Postbox Boy
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Edward and Tubbs' son David, who has been away at college, comes into the shop and stuns them by revealing that his construction company is behind the new road-building. He is anxious to take his mother to London but when she goes to meet him she finds he looks like Edward and has' decided' to stay in the village. Chinnery goes to Tinsel's farm to help a cow to calf and puts his hand up the animal's backside. Unfortunately,with his customary incompetence, he kills it so that when Barbara arrives at hospital for her operation and finds that Chinnery is the surgeon she is not too pleased. After Pauline has taught her Shop a Scrounger class Ross reveals that he is an undercover investigator from head office and she will be sacked for her incompetence and favoritism. Having paid Harvey for the loss of his toads, plus the other items for which Val has billed him, Benjamin leaves their house and prepares to return home. He calls into the shop for food for the journey and notices that Tubbs ... Written by don @ minifie-1

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Comedy | Horror

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TV-Y
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 February 1999 (UK) See more »

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In Harvey Denton's monologue, he says that people used to call him 'Harvey Toad-Face' - a reference to Batman villain Harvey Two-Face. See more »

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References Multi-Coloured Swap Shop (1976) See more »

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