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The Grumpy Guide To...

BBC Two comedy. 16 episodes (2 series), 2007 - 2011. Stars Jenny Eclair, Kathryn Flett, Justin Moorhouse, Germaine Greer, Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, Lynn Barber, Nigel Havers and others.

Series 2, Episode 2 - Work

The world of work involves spending most of your life in places you can't bear, with people you can't stand, doing stuff that doesn't matter. Tonight's contributors examine the whole job process.

Further details

Do you remember that rose tinted pre-Grumpy era called youth, when you thought your adult years were going to be filled with fun, laughter and adventure. And then what happened? Work, that's what happened; spending most of your life in places you can't bear, with people you can't stand, doing stuff that doesn't matter. Don't get us started. We examine the whole vile job process from having to write the dreaded CV, to deciphering meaningless management-speak, through to tips on throwing a sickie when it all gets a bit too much.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 9th October 2007
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Kathryn Flett Self
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen Self
Nigel Havers Self
Wayne Hemingway Self
Arabella Weir Self
Brian Conley Self
Steve Punt Self
Stuart Maconie Self
Muriel Gray Self
Felix Dexter Self
Mariella Frostrup Self
Lynda Bellingham Self
Jan Ravens Self
Don Warrington Self
Carol Smillie Self
Guest cast
Guy Browning Self
Alvin Hall Self
Writing team
Mary Ramsay Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Mary Ramsay Producer
Stuart Prebble Executive Producer
Judith Holder Executive Producer
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