Watson & Oliver. Image shows from L to R: Lorna Watson, Ingrid Oliver. Copyright: BBC.

Watson & Oliver

BBC Two sketch show starring Ingrid Oliver and Lorna Watson. 12 episodes (2 series), 2012 - 2013. Stars Lorna Watson, Ingrid Oliver, Adrian Scarborough, Hugo Speer and others.

Series 2

Watson & Oliver. Image shows from L to R: Ingrid Oliver, Lorna Watson. Copyright: BBC / Popper Pictures.

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 25th April 2013

A realistic cookery programme shows how to bin your burnt dinner and order a take-away; two policewomen get a bit too musical; a prime minister comes up with the ultimate excuse to duck out of a boring dinner; and there's wall-to-wall cakes and cockney mums in a loving re-creation of Call the Midwife.

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Watson & Oliver. Image shows from L to R: Ingrid Oliver, Lorna Watson. Copyright: BBC / Popper Pictures.

2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 2nd May 2013

This week's sketches include a meeting with a forgetful spy; a supermarket shopping trip with a Brazilian carnival dancer; and details on how to get hold of a proper cup of tea.

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Watson & Oliver. Lorna Watson. Copyright: BBC / Popper Pictures.

3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Thursday 9th May 2013

Prime Minister Frances invents a war, Susan has a bit of a problem with a wasp, Bea and Fi have a bit of a problem with a Take That calendar and a rodent control operative shows her more sensitive side. Plus a warrior from the future has a warning about tea.

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Watson & Oliver. Image shows from L to R: Lorna Watson, Ingrid Oliver. Copyright: BBC / Popper Pictures.

4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Thursday 16th May 2013

This episode features the agony of a teenage date; the mysterious power of an unfashionable brown dress; and a great new way to stay fit and lose weight - terror. Plus a poodle and a basset hound discuss the finer points of dog shows.

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Watson & Oliver. Image shows from L to R: Ingrid Oliver, Lorna Watson. Copyright: BBC / Popper Pictures.

5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Thursday 23rd May 2013

This episode features some very flirty Europeans, the psychology of biscuit eating and a hen night that goes horribly horribly wrong. Plus it looks as if prisoner Pat and warder Jean may be about to part forever.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Thursday 30th May 2013

Three ways to escape a boring conversation; an actress learns how to cry on cue; an author discovers her new erotic novel is too embarrassing to read out loud; and somewhere in Spain a matador and a bull are falling in love.

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