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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)
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 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)  »

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Brittas birodalma  »

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A plaque on the wall of Brittas' office in series two shows that he was born in 1958. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Tim Whistler: We're going to die! We're all going to die!
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Referenced in Red Dwarf: Built to Last - Series IV (2004) See more »

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One of the Best
18 August 2001 | by (India) – See all my reviews

This is one of the funniest British comedies I've ever seen, besides The New Statesman. Mr. Brittas and Carol have got to be the funniest characters in this serial. Mrs Brittas also provides some humour, and each episode guarantees a few laughs. Definitely worth watching!!


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