Bob and Margaret
About the Show
Animated comedy following husband and wife 40-somethings Bob and Margaret, as they struggle with everyday life and the occasional mid life crisis
Series 1 Summary
Married couple Bob and Margaret, along with their dogs William and Elizabeth, try to make the best of life in South London.
Episode 1 - The Burglary
Local criminals Beany and Boney clear Bob and Margaret's house, so Bob decides to make an over-the-top insurance claim. As usual, things tend to backfire.
Episode 2 - Blood, Sweat and Tears
Bob and Margaret decide they need to get fit and rope in Cathy and her boyfriend Ken for a game of badminton. But competitive games have a strange effect on Cathy.
Episode 3 - A Tale of Two Dentists
Bob's business is under threat from a smooth, swanky dentist who opens opposite him, but worse follows when he spies Margaret sneaking into his rival's surgery
Episode 4 - A Night In
A night in with a candle-lit pizza and a video sounds great but it's just the beginning of a traumatic evening
Episode 5 - Shopping
In an attempt to curb their extravagant lifestyle, Bob and Margaret take a shopping trip to Croydon's Super Save Shopatropolis and encounter all manner of strangers
Episode 6 - The Holiday
Bob and Margaret nervously deliver their dogs William and Elizabeth to the kennels before they jet off to a beach holiday. But all is not what it seems back at the kennels.
Episode 7 - For Pete's Sake
Bob and Margaret find themselves looking after their difficult and precocious niece and nephew while Bob's brother Peter is filming in India
Episode 8 - Friends for Dinner
Bob and Margaret have been invited to Neil and Moira's for dinner. Or so they think...
Episode 9 - Love's Labour Lost
When Bob's assistant, Penny, asks for a rise - and is refused - she walks out. But when Margaret comes in to help, panic ensues.
Episode 10 - The Dental Convention
Bob doesn't want to go to the annual dental convention because a colleague from his student days is the speaker
Episode 11 - Discomfort of Strangers
Margaret and Bob try to inject some romance into their lives, but their plans are foiled by the intrusion of Bob's Canadian cousin
Episode 12 - Trick or Treat
Hallowe'en and Bob's late father's birthday fell on the same day. Bob's mother wants to visit his grave but Bob is a little reluctant.
Episode 13 - Neighbours
Bob and Margaret try to befriend their new American neighbours