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An affluent divorced woman named Caroline Weatley, raising her son Tom with the help of her mother Laura West, hires a housekeeper, only to have a man named Charlie Burrows apply for the job.
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Series cast summary:
Diana Weston ...  Caroline Wheatley / ... 95 episodes, 1990-1996
Honor Blackman ...  Laura West / ... 95 episodes, 1990-1996
Joe McGann ...  Charlie Burrows / ... 95 episodes, 1990-1996
William Puttock William Puttock ...  Tom Wheatley / ... 94 episodes, 1990-1996
Kellie Bright ...  Joanna Burrows / ... 93 episodes, 1990-1996
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An affluent divorced woman named Caroline Weatley, raising her son Tom with the help of her mother Laura West, hires a housekeeper, only to have a man named Charlie Burrows apply for the job.

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1 May 1990 (UK) See more »

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En karl i huset See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Offensively unfunny.
19 January 2002 | by The_RebelSee all my reviews

The entire series lacked not only depth but also quality jokes. Apart from the occasional plot variation, the script was vapid and often sentimental. The fact that this was meant to be a comedy is the only laughable element of this program.

Best avoided!


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