* CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming: After George attempts to strangle Ella, her children all crowd around her to protect her, no matter how scared they are.
* SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome: "If I hear another word against my family, I will personally ram that fanny over your bastard head."
* MoralEventHorizon: George beating Ella.
* RetroactiveRecognition: Peggy is [[GavinAndStacey Nessa!]]
** Auntie Annie is [[Series/DowntonAbbey Mrs Patmore]]
* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotSymbolic:
** Saj's constantly wearing a parka, and is horrified when [[CircumcisionAngst the hood gets torn off]].
** George always has ''half'' a cup of tea, and his family is half-English.
* TheWoobie: Sajid (who bears an uncanny resemblance to a certain character from WesternAnimation/SouthPark).