The Bleak Old Shop Of Stuff. Copyright: BBC.

The Bleak Old Shop Of Stuff

BBC Two sitcom set in Victorian London. 4 episodes (1 series), 2011 - 2012. Stars Robert Webb, Katherine Parkinson, Tim McInnerny, Sarah Hadland and others.

Series 1

The Bleak Old Shop Of Stuff. Image shows from L to R: Jedrington Secret-Past (Robert Webb), Harmswell Grimstone (Tim McInnerny). Copyright: BBC.

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Monday 20th February 2012

Jedrington teams up with a seemingly charming new business partner, Harmswell Grimstone. As the Secret-Past family's fortunes rise, it looks like they are built on crumbling foundations indeed...

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The Bleak Old Shop Of Stuff. Image shows from L to R: Jedrington Secret-Past (Robert Webb), Jolliforth Jollington (David Mitchell). Copyright: BBC.

2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Monday 27th February 2012

Stricken with grief at the apparent death of his wife, Jedrington begins to question the morality of his business empire until on Easter Eve he is visited by three terrifying ghostly rabbits who drive him over the edge of despair.

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The Bleak Old Shop Of Stuff. Image shows from L to R: Harmswell Grimstone (Tim McInnerny), Judge Harshmore Grimstone (Graeme Garden), Jedrington Secret-Past (Robert Webb). Copyright: BBC.

3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Monday 5th March 2012

Reduced to poverty and gin addiction Jedrington is at his lowest ebb, until his loyal and true servant Servegood restores him to sobriety by the gentle application of a massive cudgel.

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