How Not To Live Your Life. Don Danbury (Dan Clark). Copyright: Brown Eyed Boy.

How Not To Live Your Life

BBC Three sitcom about a neurotic, lovelorn loser. 21 episodes (pilot + 3 series), 2007 - 2011. Stars Dan Clark, David Armand, Sinead Moynihan, Finlay Robertson and others.

Series 1, Episode 2 - The Field Trip

Don (Dan Clark) takes some kids on his version of a gruelling hike. Don Danbury (Dan Clark). Copyright: Brown Eyed Boy.
Don goes on a field trip with Abby and the kids from her school. This attempt to show her he's a good, decent man goes horribly wrong when he gets the 10-year-olds drunk in a country pub.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 19th August 2008
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Dan Clark Don Danbury
    David Armand Eddie
    Sinead Moynihan Abby Jones
    Finlay Robertson Karl Menford
    Guest cast
    Shantha Roberts Woman in Don's Bed
    Anne Kidd Pupil
    Chris Hegarty Pupil
    Ruby Kelly Pupil
    Sophie Franklin Pupil
    Writing team
    Dan Clark Writer
    Drew Pearce Script Editor
    Production team
    Dan Clark Director
    Gary Reich Director
    Gary Reich Producer
    Dan Clark Producer
    Cheryl Taylor Executive Producer
    Alan Tyler Executive Producer
    Paul Machliss Editor
    Iain McDonald Production Designer
    Ben Parker Composer


    Language to avoid around children?

    Don isn't very good at avoiding to swear when around kids.

    Featuring: Dan Clark (Don Danbury), Sinead Moynihan (Abby Jones).

    Bad reasons for not seeing someone again

    Don reveals some bad reasons to give for not seeing someone again.

    Featuring: Dan Clark (Don Danbury), Shantha Roberts (Woman in Don's Bed).


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