My Family (2000–2011)
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Farewell to Alarms 

Susan wants a burglar alarm. Nick wants to become a stripper.

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Episode complete credited cast:
... Ben Harper
... Susan Harper
... Nick Harper
... Janey Harper
... Michael Harper
... Brigitte McKay
Nick Stringer ... Mitch
... Police Officer
Karl Glenn Stimpson ... Layabout
Rebecca Ashford ... Girl
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Storyline

Apart from wanting to become a stripper Nick also wants to be a landlord and shows a perfect stranger around the house. Added to this an attempt to steal Ben's nurse Brigitte's van and Susan becomes obsessed with security so Ben buys a burglar alarm. Unfortunately he opts to buy the cheapest one on offer, which keeps malfunctioning and causes him a sleepless night as he keeps turning it off and trying to get back to bed without setting it off again. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Comedy

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TV-PG
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17 October 2000 (UK)  »

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Goofs

When Nick demonstrates how to get past the alarm he does a forward roll over the sofa which Ben is sitting on drinking. He knocks the can out of Ben's hand and it clearly falls to his side. Nick reappears holding what should be the can of Ben's drink. It is an obviously totally different can. See more »

Quotes

Nick Harper: I've finally found a career!
Ben: What? Bereavement counsellor?
Nick Harper: No. World-famous jewel thief!
Janey Harper: Yeah, well, if you're world famous, everyone will know who you are.
Nick Harper: Yeah? I'd get more work that way!
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Connections

References Bob the Builder (1998) See more »

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Knock on Wood
Written by Eddie Floyd and Steve Cropper
Performed by Amii Stewart
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