The Brittas Empire (1991–1997)

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Gordon Brittas is the manager of the Whitbury-Newtown Leisure Centre. Despite his ambition and good intentions, everything seems to go wrong when he's around, despite the best efforts of ... See full summary »

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 Gordon Brittas / ... (52 episodes, 1991-1997)
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 Carole / ... (52 episodes, 1991-1997)
Michael Burns ...
 Colin / ... (52 episodes, 1991-1997)
Tim Marriott ...
 Gavin / ... (52 episodes, 1991-1997)
Russell Porter ...
 Tim / ... (52 episodes, 1991-1997)
Pippa Haywood ...
 Helen Brittas (51 episodes, 1991-1997)
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 Linda / ... (50 episodes, 1991-1997)
Judy Flynn ...
 Julie / ... (45 episodes, 1992-1997)
Julia St John ...
 Laura / ... (36 episodes, 1991-1994)
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Gordon Brittas is the manager of the Whitbury-Newtown Leisure Centre. Despite his ambition and good intentions, everything seems to go wrong when he's around, despite the best efforts of the leisure centre staff and his long-suffering wife, Helen. Written by Alexander Lum <aj_lum@postoffice.utas.edu.au>

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3 January 1991 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Brittasovo carstvo  »

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1.33 : 1
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Chris Barrie starred in both this series and Red Dwarf (1988) at the same time. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Tim Whistler: We're going to die! We're all going to die!
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Connections

Referenced in Bottom Live 3: Hooligan's Island (1997) See more »

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Fantastic show
8 November 2002 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I think there is one line that sums up this fantastic Brittish show: "Last year we had 600 people visit this centre and I am proud to say that 500 went home uninjured"- Mr Brittas During the Episode "Exposed".


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