Scottish sketch show which first appeared on radio. Featuring such characters as dodgy decorators Bish and Bosh, Ballistic Bob, The Lonely Shopkeeper, The Foulmouthed Fishermen and The Man From Kilmacolm. Mostly filmed in Glasgow.
In May 1940 eighteen-year old Geoffrey Wellum joins the 92 squadron of the Royal Air Force and is taken to the pub,where pilots who have seen action sign their names on a blackboard. Next ... See full summary »
Like all soaps, you can love them or hate them, but River City has become I believe the most diverse soap on the box. From gangland activity to marriage issues, gay relationships to local community and of course the local boozer. Not only a home grown soap based around Glasgow, but one which takes you into the lives of every character, be it the local hairdresser Robbie, or gangster Lennie Murdoch, who can be ruthless, but also has a compassionate side when it comes to looking after his own. This is an hour out of reality once a week and if born/living or just love Scotland, then this soap's for you. BUT for all those who condemn it for whatever their reasons...hey turn the channel on your TV. and watch some American rubbish instead..
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