Martin is left to look after the house when Ann goes into hospital. He's adamant he can cope on his own, but as it turns out, Ann was right to fret about the state of their home.Source: BBC 4
Series 2: 5. Snooker
Sitcom about domestic disharmony in suburbia. Martin hopes to win the local snooker tournament, but is angry when it turns out Paul has a talent for the game as well.
Series 2: 4. Housework
Martin is left to look after the house when Ann goes into hospital. He's adamant he can cope on his own, but as it turns out, Ann was right to fret about the state of their ...
Series 2: 3. A Married Man
Ann and Martin invite Paul and his girlfriend to dinner, but things don't go as smoothly as they'd planned.
Series 2: 2. The Cricket Match
Sitcom about domestic disharmony in suburbia. Martin's not happy when Paul asks if he can join him in the local cricket team.
Series 2: 1. The Tea Party
The residents of a retirement home pay a visit to Martin and Ann. How will they keep their guests entertained?
Series 1: 5. Vicars And Tarts
Martin organises a fundraising dance. Paul innocently lends a helping hand and in doing so mercilessly interferes with Martin's arrangements. How will Martin retaliate?
Series 1: 4. Holiday Plans
It's time for members of the Close to go on a holiday outing. Some wish to repeat an earlier trip to the Bavarian Alps, but Paul has something altogether different in mind.
Series 1: 3. A Strange Woman
Martin and certain others in the Close are nearly scandalised by Paul's outlandish behaviour, burning perfectly good house signs and entertaining scantily clad women in his ...
Series 1: 2. Taking Over
Paul takes over the residents' association meeting and Martin is relieved of his chairmanship. A renewed social life beckons, but their new found freedom is short lived as ...
Series 1: 1. The New Neighbour
Martin is a pillar of the community, an avid chairman of every club committee going, who sees himself very much as lord of his manor. But the equilibrium of his world is disrupt ...