Prunella Scales.

Smelling Of Roses

BBC Radio 4 sitcom about an events management company. 24 episodes (4 series), 2000 - 2003. Stars Prunella Scales, Rebecca Callard, Duncan Preston, Annette Badland and Arabella Weir.

Smelling Of Roses

Rosie Burns has to deal with many troublesome clients hiring her events company

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2000 - 2003
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
24   (4 series)
Starring
Prunella Scales, Rebecca Callard, Duncan Preston, Annette Badland and Arabella Weir
Writer
Simon Brett
Producer
Maria Esposito

Rosie Burns (Prunella Scales) is the manager of her own Brighton-based events management company, In Any Event.

Rosie has both her family and her business to deal with. She raised her granddaughter Jo (Rebecca Callard) because Rosie's daughter Kate (Arabella Weir) was working abroad. Meanwhile In Any Event's accountant Bob (Duncan Preston) is in love with Rosie, but his love is unrequited. Also working for the firm is Tess (Annette Badland), the subject of office gossip, mainly around her never-seen partner Kevin.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 3rd May 2000 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30am
Last new broadcast
Monday 8th September 2003 on BBC Radio 4 at 11:30am
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Wednesday 9th October 2019 at 5:00am on Radio 4 Extra