A UKTV channel broadcasting drama. Some comedy dramas and sitcoms are repeated.
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Alex's book programme on Lachie Junior's pirate radio station inspires a fever of literary interest in Lochdubh. But when the radio authority sends a detector van to close down transmission, Hamish is caught in a conflict of loyalties.
Terry decides to get with it, technologically speaking, and becomes the proud owner of a video recorder. But disaster strikes when he offers to record a programme for the company chairman.
Even by Mrs. Bale's standards, her mood is particularly fractured and Jean, Rocky and Madge are dying to know what is wrong. Could it be a man? Lionel, meanwhile, is feeling unwell.
Compo's passion for Nora Batty clashes with his concern for his missing ferret, whom he suspects has taken refuge in Nora's clothes basket. Getting past the ferocious Nora presents a problem, despite the sympathetic support of his loyal friends Clegg and Foggy.
The trio's attempts to do some handy work around the cafe are doomed to failure.