Starlings follows the lives of a typical working-class family who live in Derbyshire. Granddad has recently moved in, following an incident at the old folks' home. Rather than see him ... See full summary »
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 Terry (16 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Jan (16 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Fergie (16 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Bell (16 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Charlie (16 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Loz / ... (12 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Grandad / ... (12 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Gravy (12 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Reuben (12 episodes, 2012-2013)
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Starlings follows the lives of a typical working-class family who live in Derbyshire. Granddad has recently moved in, following an incident at the old folks' home. Rather than see him unhappy, Terry and his kind-hearted wife, Jan, decide to move his father into their already crammed family home. Written by Holly-4ever

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Quirky & Heartwarming
5 July 2012 | by (England) – See all my reviews

With the exception of the needlessly vindictive Bell, all the characters are likable from the very first scene. Everyone will have their own favourites, for me - Gravy, Fergie & Loz. The relationship between the latter two (played by the writers) is sweet and builds nicely. They're a brilliant odd couple. I was disappointed when they were separated for one episode & sometimes Gravy has been almost forgotten. (Always a danger with a large cast.) The humour is gentle, sometimes original, and there is a lot of warmth. There are a couple of weak episodes, but as a whole the series is highly enjoyable and you'll want to spend time with this family.


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