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Animated comedy following husband and wife 40-somethings Bob and Margaret, as they struggle with everyday life and the occasional mid life crisis

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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 while 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

    The time for the annual dental convention has come, but Bob is not keen on attending when he sees that 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

    New American neighbours move in and Bob and Margaret try to make friends.

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Animated comedy following husband and wife 40-somethings Bob and Margaret, as they struggle with everyday life and the occasional mid life crisis

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