This Country. Image shows from L to R: Kerry Mucklowe (Daisy May Cooper), Lee 'Kurtan' Mucklowe (Charlie Cooper). Copyright: BBC.

This Country

BBC Three (Online) sitcom about young people in rural Britain. 19 episodes (3 series), 2017 - 2020. Stars Daisy May Cooper, Charlie Cooper, Paul Chahidi, Trevor Cooper and others.

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This Country. Image shows from L to R: Reverend Francis Seaton (Paul Chahidi), Lee 'Kurtan' Mucklowe (Charlie Cooper). Copyright: BBC.

Series 1, Episode 6 - GNVQ

The 'brain drain' is a problem for rural communities. In the final episode Kerry and Kurtan explore the possibility of moving away from their village. Kurtan receives the exciting news that he could go to college to study for a GNVQ - and Kerry is devastated.

Publication details

Wednesday 15th March 2017
24 minutes, 37 seconds

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Daisy May Cooper Kerry Mucklowe
Charlie Cooper Lee 'Kurtan' Mucklowe
Paul Chahidi Reverend Francis Seaton
Michael Sleggs Michael 'Slugs' Slugett
Guest cast
Badger Skelton Levi Johnson
Writing team
Daisy May Cooper (as Daisy Cooper) Writer
Charlie Cooper Writer
Production team
Tom George Director
Simon Mayhew-Archer Producer
Stephen McCrum Executive Producer


The Vicar's 'man problem'

Kerry wants to know why Kurtan wouldn't include her in his conversation with the Vicar.

Featuring: Daisy May Cooper (Kerry Mucklowe), Charlie Cooper (Lee 'Kurtan' Mucklowe), Paul Chahidi (Reverend Francis Seaton).


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