The misadventures of an Anglican vicar, his wife, and a small but odd group of parishioners in London.
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 Rev. Adam Smallbone (19 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Alex Smallbone (19 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Colin Lambert (19 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Nigel McCall (19 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Archdeacon Robert (19 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Adoha Onyeka (18 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Ellie Pattman / ... (14 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Mick (10 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Lisa (8 episodes, 2010-2014)
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The misadventures of an Anglican vicar, his wife, and a small but odd group of parishioners in London.

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It's hell being a vicar...

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28 June 2010 (UK)  »

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Handle with Prayer  »

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As well as guest starring as celebrity clergyman 'Roland Wise' Hugh Bonneville is also a huge fan of the show See more »

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Archdeacon Robert is show a few times to be worried about what the Dean has to say, giving the impression that a Dean is above him in the church. The truth is that each Archdeaconry is divided into several Deanery establishments, so the opposite is true. See more »

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Featured in The Wright Stuff: Episode #19.61 (2014) See more »

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Excellent series
27 March 2013 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

What a wonderful series; I had heard about it but never seen it and finally the chance to hire it came about. I had my doubts, having been scarred by the rector's wife a couple of weeks ago, but this is a totally different kettle of fish, and funny, serious, and real. Great acting, wonderful characters and gentle humour. And upbeat!! The vicar is a highly likable character and he brings a reality to the fact of a man with faith that many series would scorn. Here he is not a villain, but a man trying to do the best he can with the lot he has chosen. It's refreshing to see a clergyman portrayed as a real human being, not a warped or bitter character, and a normal non-resentful wife.


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