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The Brittas Empire. Image shows from L to R: Colin Wetherby (Mike Burns), Gordon Brittas (Chris Barrie), Laura Lancing (Julia St. John). Copyright: BBC.

The Brittas Empire: Rebuilt

BBC Local Radio documentary about The Brittas Empire. 1 episode in 2017. Stars Richard Latto, Chris Barrie, Richard Fegen and Andrew Norriss.

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The Brittas Empire: Rebuilt

Chris Barrie, the cast and the writers share their stories behind hit 1990s sitcom The Brittas Empire

BBC Local Radio
Richard Latto, Chris Barrie, Richard Fegen and Andrew Norriss

The Brittas Empire was a hit sitcom for BBC One in the 1990s, running for seven series, and 51 episodes.

Now, with interest in the perennially popular comedy growing once more amidst reunions and rumours of potential revivals, the programme's cast - lead by star Chris Barrie - and writers talk about the sitcom and its enduring appeal in this BBC Radio Solent special.

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