The Green Green Grass. Image shows from L to R: Boycie (John Challis), Marlene Boyce (Sue Holderness). Copyright: Shazam Productions.

The Green Green Grass

BBC One sitcom about a London family moving to the country. 32 episodes (4 series), 2005 - 2009. Stars John Challis, Sue Holderness, Jack Doolan, David Ross and others.

Series 2, Episode 2 - Here's To You, Mrs Boyce

Boycie considers a move into local politics. Bryan's ex-fiancée finds a cure for lesbianism. Tyler fails to score at Rugby, but creates a good impression. Marlene provides momentary distraction during Tyler's maths coursework, until Boycie steps in with his first aid knowledge.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 22nd September 2006
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    John Challis Boycie
    Sue Holderness Marlene Boyce
    Jack Doolan Tyler Boyce
    David Ross Elgin Sparrowhawk
    Ivan Kaye Bryan
    Ella Kenion Imelda Cakeworthy
    Peter Heppelthwaite Jed
    Alan David Llewellyn
    Lisa Diveney Beth
    Guest cast
    Ian Bonar Simon
    Writing team
    John Sullivan Writer
    Production team
    Dewi Humphreys Director
    Gareth Gwenlan Producer
    Julian Meers Producer
    Tim Hancock Executive Producer
    Chris Wadsworth Editor
    David Hitchcock Production Designer
    Graham Jarvis Composer

    Video

    The Kiss of Life

    Boycie decides to help out a young man in distress after a misunderstanding.

    Featuring: John Challis (Boycie), Sue Holderness (Marlene Boyce), Ian Bonar (Simon).

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