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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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.

Further details

Janet returns from hospital with Wesley and Tim, minus an appendix, but there is no sign of Gaz. Janet, however, catches him out when he comes creeping back into their house later on. When he finds out that she has spent the night with Wesley holding her hand, he blurts out that he has slept with Donna and Janet throws him out.

Louise, meanwhile, tells Tim she is desperate for a boyfriend, just as ex-boy band member Scott enters the pub. He tries to woo her, but she is convinced there must be something wrong with him.

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. Janet and Wesley go to the flat only to discover them in bed together once more. They demand Gaz makes a choice - who is it going to be?

Notes

In some listings this episode is known as 'R-Sole'.

After the broadcast of this episode, the Two Pints audience were invited decide the outcome of Gaz's dilemma via a web vote on bbc.co.uk - the result of which shaped the following episode.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 3rd May 2009
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC Three
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Natalie Casey Donna Henshaw
    Will Mellor Gary 'Gaz' Wilkinson
    Sheridan Smith Janet
    Kathryn Drysdale Louise
    Luke Gell Tim
    Thomas Nelstrop Wesley
    Guest cast
    Jamie Davis Scott
    Writing team
    Kate Wincup Writer
    Jon Brown Script Editor
    Production team
    Nick Wood Director
    Michelle Farr Producer
    Jo Sargent Executive Producer
    Mark Lawrence Editor
    Harry Banks Production Designer
    Christian Henson Composer
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