Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps. Image shows from L to R: Louise (Kathryn Drysdale), Jonny (Ralf Little), Donna Henshaw (Natalie Casey), Janet (Sheridan Smith), Gary 'Gaz' Wilkinson (Will Mellor). Copyright: BBC.

Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps

BBC Three and BBC Two sitcom about a group of 20-somethings. 79 episodes (9 series), 2001 - 2011. Stars Natalie Casey, Will Mellor, Sheridan Smith, Kathryn Drysdale and others.

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Series 8

Documentary: The Love Triangle

First broadcast: Sunday 3rd May 2009

As the nation decides the outcome of Gaz's love life, this documentary delves into the history of the long-running and rocky romances between Gaz, Donna and Janet.

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Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps. Image shows from L to R: Tim (Luke Gell), Janet (Sheridan Smith), Wesley (Thomas Nelstrop). Copyright: BBC.

Special: The Aftermath - Part 1: Waiting For Gaz

First broadcast: Tuesday 15th December 2009

Janet waits for Gaz to return to the pub and announce he has chosen her, unaware he has been in an accident and has already made his choice - Donna.

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Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps. Image shows from L to R: Gary 'Gaz' Wilkinson (Will Mellor), Donna Henshaw (Natalie Casey). Copyright: BBC.

Special: The Aftermath - Part 2: Sliding Gaz

First broadcast: Tuesday 22nd December 2009

Gaz has fallen into a coma, shortly after telling Donna he wanted to be with her. As she sits by his bedside, she begs God to give him back, saying that she is prepared to take any consequences.

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1. Candle

First broadcast: Sunday 15th March 2009

It's Janet and Gaz's first night as a couple after Donna has moved to London to be with Wesley and start a new career.

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2. Gazman

First broadcast: Sunday 22nd March 2009

Donna visits from London because she's missing her Runcorn roots and tells Janet all about her new boyfriend, Wesley.

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3. Flan Van

First broadcast: Sunday 29th March 2009

Janet is mugged and decides she wants to become a police community support officer to protect others from the same fate.

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4. Ello Ello

First broadcast: Sunday 5th April 2009

Janet begins her job as a police community support officer and is keen to earn Gaz's respect by making her first arrest.

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5. D.I.V.O.R.C.E

First broadcast: Sunday 19th April 2009

Donna and Gaz have decided to get divorced, a decision that takes them down memory lane.

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6. Val Doonican

First broadcast: Sunday 26th April 2009

Now that Gaz and Donna are divorced, Gaz decides it is time to propose to Janet.

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7. You Decide

First broadcast: Sunday 3rd May 2009

Gaz is torn between the two girls and although he decides to stay with Janet for the sake of Corinthian, when he goes to tell Donna he realises he loves her, too, and can't be without her.

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8. Keep On Running

First broadcast: Sunday 10th May 2009

Donna and Janet are furious with Gaz and demand he decides who he wants to be with by three o'clock.

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Out-takes: Outtakes

First broadcast: Sunday 10th May 2009

Outtakes from the show, with behind-the-scenes access and interviews with cast members Natalie Casey, Will Mellor, Kathryn Drysdale, Sheridan Smith and Luke Gell.

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Two Pints Of Lager & A Packet Of Crisps - Series 8

Two Pints Of Lager & A Packet Of Crisps - Series 8 DVD

Release date: Monday 14th September 2009

After seven smash-hit series, the highly-engaging sitcom returns, and following the dramatic death of Johnny, the gang are finding it hard to move on. As the series opens, it's Gaz and Janet's first night together as a couple but as they try to come to terms with their friend's death,...

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