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Lee (Lee Mack)

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Tim (Tim Vine)

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Lucy (Sally Bretton)

Daisy (Katy Wix)

Barbara (Miranda Hart)

Kate (Megan Dodds)

Frank (Bobby Ball)

  • Disappeared Dad: Lee constantly brings up how Frank would disappear for sometimes years at a time when he was growing up.
  • Napoleon Complex: He's short and old, but is quite a fiery little man and is quick to challenge anyone he has a problem with to a fight (to be fair, it's usually Geoffrey, and he does provoke it).
  • Sitcom Arch-Nemesis: Has this with Geoffrey in the later episodes, as they constantly butt heads every time they meet.
  • Slobs Versus Snobs: He's the slobbish 'low life' compared to Geoffrey's snobbish 'middle class ponce'.

Geoffrey (Geoffrey Whitehead)

  • The Chain of Harm: The episode "War" implies Wendy's father looked down on him just as much as he does Lee.
  • Dating What Daddy Hates: Implied and then played straight. Lucy and Lee never actually officially become a couple until one episode before their wedding happens, but Geoffrey always made it clear he never liked Lee and mentioned in the wedding episode that he didn't like the fact that the two were getting married.
  • Sitcom Arch-Nemesis: Has this with Frank in the later episodes, as they constantly butt heads every time they meet.
  • Slobs Versus Snobs: He's the snobbish 'middle class ponce' compared to Frank's slobbish 'low life'. To a lesser extent, he's also this with Lee.
  • Took a Level in Kindness: A very mild example as he can still be quite the Jerkass towards Lee and Frank, but he occasionally drops his hatred towards Lee in the newer episodes. Since the wedding, his dislike towards Lee has been downplayed and there and in one episode he even showed he was willing to sacrifice his life to save him.
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