Bernard Black runs his own bookshop even though he doesn't much like people who buy books and hates having customers. Next door to Bernard's shop is the Nifty Gifty gift shop run by Fran, ... See full summary »
Alan Partridge a failed television presenter whose previous exploits had featured in the chat-show parody Knowing Me, Knowing You with Alan Partridge, and who is now presenting a programed on local radio in Norwich.
In the episode with Mark Heap as Ming the Merciless in hospital, Julia Deakin makes an appearance as Ming's mother. Simon Pegg stated on the commentary that it was her turn in this episode that encouraged him to cast her as Marsha in Spaced. See more »