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* YourCheatingHeart: Tessa and Drew, Tessa and [[spoiler:Chris]].


* HeyItsThatGuy: Chris is [[Series/GameOfThrones Davos Seaworthy]], Cinders is [[{{Series/Cracker}} DCI Wise]], Archie is [[Series/{{Neverwhere}} Mr Vandemar]], Ian is [[QueerAsFolk Roy Maloney]], and Tom is [[Series/GameOfThrones Jeor Mormont]]. In short, is is packed full of every guy who always appears in [[KitchenSinkDrama gritty Northern dramas]], although it too positive to actually ''be'' a KitchenSinkDrama, on account of the fact everyone's got a good job and is well-paid.


* HeyItsThatGuy: Chris is [[Series/GameOfThrones Davos Seaworthy]], Cinders is [[{{Cracker}} DCI Wise]], Archie is [[Series/{{Neverwhere}} Mr Vandemar]], Ian is [[QueerAsFolk Roy Maloney]], and Tom is [[Series/GameOfThrones Jeor Mormont]]. In short, is is packed full of every guy who always appears in [[KitchenSinkDrama gritty Northern dramas]], although it too positive to actually ''be'' a KitchenSinkDrama, on account of the fact everyone's got a good job and is well-paid.

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* HeyItsThatGuy: Chris is [[Series/GameOfThrones Davos Seaworthy]], Cinders is [[{{Cracker}} [[{{Series/Cracker}} DCI Wise]], Archie is [[Series/{{Neverwhere}} Mr Vandemar]], Ian is [[QueerAsFolk Roy Maloney]], and Tom is [[Series/GameOfThrones Jeor Mormont]]. In short, is is packed full of every guy who always appears in [[KitchenSinkDrama gritty Northern dramas]], although it too positive to actually ''be'' a KitchenSinkDrama, on account of the fact everyone's got a good job and is well-paid.


* HeyItsThatGuy: Chris is [[GameOfThrones Davos Seaworthy]], Cinders is [[{{Cracker}} DCI Wise]], Archie is [[{{Neverwhere}} Mr Vandemar]], Ian is [[QueerAsFolk Roy Maloney]], and Tom is [[GameOfThrones Jeor Mormont]]. In short, is is packed full of every guy who always appears in [[KitchenSinkDrama gritty Northern dramas]], although it too positive to actually ''be'' a KitchenSinkDrama, on account of the fact everyone's got a good job and is well-paid.

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* HeyItsThatGuy: Chris is [[GameOfThrones [[Series/GameOfThrones Davos Seaworthy]], Cinders is [[{{Cracker}} DCI Wise]], Archie is [[{{Neverwhere}} [[Series/{{Neverwhere}} Mr Vandemar]], Ian is [[QueerAsFolk Roy Maloney]], and Tom is [[GameOfThrones [[Series/GameOfThrones Jeor Mormont]]. In short, is is packed full of every guy who always appears in [[KitchenSinkDrama gritty Northern dramas]], although it too positive to actually ''be'' a KitchenSinkDrama, on account of the fact everyone's got a good job and is well-paid.


** Davey and Kevin were ThoseTwoGuys in Series One, but they get their own storyline and PromotionToOpeningTitles in Series Two.

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** Davey and Kevin were ThoseTwoGuys in Series One, but they get their own storyline and PromotionToOpeningTitles in Series Two.


-->'''Chris (no doubt speaking for everyone):''' "How can you mess up frozen peas?!"

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-->'''Chris (no doubt speaking for everyone):''' "How can you mess bugger up frozen peas?!"


* ThoseTwoGuys: Kevin and Davey.

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* ThoseTwoGuys: Kevin and Davey.Davey in Series One.


* AscendedExtra: Cath, who can be seen in a few scenes at the airport talking to the guys in Series One. She gets a much greater role and PromotionToOpeningTitles in Series Two.

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* AscendedExtra: AscendedExtra:
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Cath, who can be seen in a few scenes at the airport talking to the guys in Series One. She gets a much greater role and PromotionToOpeningTitles in Series Two.
** Davey and Kevin were ThoseTwoGuys in Series One, but they get their own storyline and PromotionToOpeningTitles in Series
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* PromotionToOpeningTitles: Cath, Davey, and Kevin in Series Two.



* TerritorialSmurfette: Thankfully averted - Hilary and Tessa get along perfectly well.

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* TerritorialSmurfette: Thankfully averted - Hilary and Tessa get along perfectly well.immediately become good friends.

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* MySisterIsOffLimits: When [[spoiler: Ceefax]] admits to Village that he is going out with Village's sister, Village is initially a bit peturbed. He gets over it, though.

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* AscendedExtra: Cath, who can be seen in a few scenes at the airport talking to the guys in Series One. She gets a much greater role and PromotionToOpeningTitles in Series Two.


* BritishBrevity: Ran for two series of six episodes each.

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* BritishBrevity: Ran for two series. Series one had six episodes, and series of six episodes each.two had seven episodes.



* LeftHanging: There were a number of interesting plot developments in [=S02E06=], but unfortunately a third series was never made.

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* LeftHanging: There were a number of interesting plot developments in [=S02E06=], [=S02E07=], but unfortunately a third series was never made.

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* ThoseTwoGuys: Kevin and Davey.


-->'''Hilary: '''"It's always the bastards, eh?"

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-->'''Hilary: '''"It's '''"And it's always the bastards, eh?"

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