Series 1, Episode 5 - I Do Believe
Tom hates his family's dependence on gadgets, and decides to hide any technological equipment so that the family are forced to start using their imaginations more. However, his family fail to see the point and are without exception all furious at the decision.
In the face of this opposition, Tom and Roddy try to show the children what it was like to play with sticks before the invention of computer games - and aim to show them how to unleash their imaginations.
While his sons struggle to adapt, Tom's parents, Pat and Mary, soon discover alternative ways to pass the time.
It looks as though Tom might be winning through until he discovers what's happened to his gadgets and Drew is in trouble with his headmaster.
- Wednesday 16th October 2013
- BBC One
- 30 minutes
Cast & crew
|Jason Byrne||Tom Whyte|
|Karen Taylor||Elaine Whyte|
|Pauline McLynn||Mary Whyte|
|Dermot Crowley||Pat Whyte|
|Matthew Fenton||Dylan Whyte|
|Alexander Aze||Drew Whyte|
|Tim Downie||Tim Curtain|
|Thom Collett||Quiet Joe|
|Tayler Marshall||Fran Curtain|
|John Burke||Drunk Man|
|Laurence Howarth||Writer (Additional Material)|
|James Kettle||Writer (Additional Material)|
|Simon Littlefield||Writer (Additional Material)|
|Stephen McCrum||Executive Producer|