We meet the regulars of Acorn Antiques going about their daily lives.

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Susie Blake ...
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Kenny Ireland ...
Derek
Rosie Collins ...
Trixie
Peter Ellis ...
Jerez Martinez
Nicholas Barnes ...
Roberts - Scriptwriter
Bryan Burdon ...
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We meet the regulars of Acorn Antiques going about their daily lives.

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18 December 1987 (UK)  »

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Victoria Woods' Acorn Antiques Omibus Edition  »

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Trivia

Towards the end of the series an opening title sequence was used which included Miss Babs driving up to the shop in the Acorn Antiques van. See more »

Quotes

Babs: [on the phone] Well, that certainly *sounds* like a genuine Picasso. But I would have to see it to be sure.
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Crazy Credits

Towards the end of one episode there is a spoof credit for an "Antiques Adviser Rosamund Crull"! See more »

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Featured in The Greatest: 100 Greatest TV Characters (2001) See more »

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The best soap - ever
26 October 2003 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

Acorn Antiques is without doubt the best soap opera ever produced. Okay, so the sets were wonky, the lines were terrible and the actors couldn't act their way out of a paper bag - but this was era defining television...

All jokes aside, Victoria Wood and her 'family' made this spoof perfect and each episode is a gem. You have to be extremely talented to do spoofs this well.


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