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a Royle Family tgread...who loves it. .

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saycheeeeeese Fri 05-Apr-13 21:11:12 much as I do??

What's your favourite episode? Mine was the Christmas special when Jim and Barbara go to Denise and Daves for Christmas and they don't have the turkey defrosted!

I love Denise she's my hero! smile

saycheeeeeese Fri 05-Apr-13 21:11:35


Bloody phone

Sparklingbrook Fri 05-Apr-13 21:13:15

Mary in the Dyson. grin

saycheeeeeese Fri 05-Apr-13 21:18:22

"Mary goes through Tena lady like I go through tea bags"

<spits tea across the room>

Loved Mary in the Dyson "what's she doing in the dyson??"

Or Elsie "may she rest in peace" smile

saycheeeeeese Fri 05-Apr-13 21:25:01

Denise wants to go to a château in Yves Saint Laurent.


idiot55 Fri 05-Apr-13 21:45:23

love that show, my memory is dreadful but so many classic lines in it

saycheeeeeese Fri 05-Apr-13 21:50:12

So many.

The writing was genius and probably reflective of so many families in an exaggerated way. My mum is definitely Barbara!

Shlurpbop Fri 05-Apr-13 22:05:11

I loved the theme music at the start - whenever I hear that music now it makes me feel all warm and fuzzy smile

saycheeeeeese Fri 05-Apr-13 22:05:58

Me too Shlurp

Shlurpbop Fri 05-Apr-13 22:07:18

The queen of Sheba episode where nanna dies makes me cry my eyes out - that bit where Barbara is doing her hair and they're singing 'que cera'. Gets me ever time. Reminds me of my dysfunctional northern family smile

saycheeeeeese Fri 05-Apr-13 22:14:45

Oh yes I cried unashamedly at that episode.

I love how Denise goes for nearly a year without changing a nappy!!

bedmonster Fri 05-Apr-13 23:26:55

And leaves baby David for ages with fag ash all over him so Dave could see him!

Shlurpbop Sat 06-Apr-13 07:40:15

Denise is so lazy and I should dislike her but I just can't! Love watching episodes when I'm skiving off ill from work and I'm home alone. My DH hates it so it's my 'home alone' treat! smile

zukiecat Sat 06-Apr-13 15:40:12

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SucksToBeMe Sat 06-Apr-13 15:49:48

Queen of Sheba is such a classic. I miss Antony though.

saycheeeeeese Sat 06-Apr-13 18:19:08

I'd love a mum like Barbara too smile she's so caring and everyone takes advantage of her.

Antony got rich, that made me happy. Its such a good show but I missed this Christmas special past, gutted, hope they show it again soon!

Clawdy Sat 06-Apr-13 18:45:34

Loved it for years but after The Queen of Sheba it went rapidly downhill. The characters became caricatures. Sad.

zukiecat Sat 06-Apr-13 18:46:28

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saycheeeeeese Sat 06-Apr-13 18:56:30

clawdy not even Mary in the Dyson? Loved that episode!

Oh Darren, he was the spittin image of Joe I always thought.

"im Mary he's Joseph just like in the Bible, only we have Cheryl not Jesus" grin

zukiecat Sat 06-Apr-13 19:03:59

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