Desmond's. Copyright: Humphrey Barclay Productions.

Desmond's

Channel 4 sitcom about a community. 71 episodes (6 series), 1989 - 1994. Stars Norman Beaton, Carmen Munroe, Ram John Holder, Gyearbuor Asante and others.

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