The Lives And Loves Of Fives Friends In The Northern Town Of Runcorn

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 Gaz (79 episodes, 2001-2011)
Natalie Casey ...
 Donna (78 episodes, 2001-2011)
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 Janet / ... (74 episodes, 2001-2011)
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 Louise (71 episodes, 2001-2011)
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 Jonny (56 episodes, 2001-2011)
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The Lives And Loves Of Fives Friends In The Northern Town Of Runcorn

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In the first series, the "Girl's Pub" is the Mayhew, while the "Boy's Pub" is the Archer (in subsequent series only the Archer is used), a reference to script editor Paul Mayhew-Archer. See more »

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There are three different versions of how Jonny and Janet got together. In the first series, Gaz states that Jonny left his previous girlfriend for Janet. In series 2, it's Janet who left her boyfriend, Andy, for Jonny. In the musical special, they are both single and meet in a nightclub. See more »

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Jonny: My daughter will want for nothing. She'll have dollies-a-plenty. And bears but no clowns, they scare me. And on a perfect summer's eve, when the sun dances like... Michael Flatley... after our dinner of spaghetti hoops, we shall run like Billy-ho himself, down to a sea so calm it would make Des Lynam look like a big, scary wolfman. She will be the most cherished little girl in the whole world. My little Ferrari.
Janet: Jonny, I'm not pregnant.
Jonny: Oh thank fuck for that!
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Referenced in Have I Got News for You: Episode #34.2 (2007) See more »

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An entertaining comedy
29 January 2003 | by (Scotland UK) – See all my reviews

I never watched this on its first airing but have done so on UK Gold re-runs. I found this to be extremely funny with a talented cast.

You either love it or hate it, but its classic, a sort of cross between Men Behaving badly and Coupling. Honestly give it a try, like coupling we can all relate to the storylines.

A realistic comedy


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