Just to let anyone who might be interested know, the series is due to be released on a Region 2 format dvd in the UK on April 3 2006. It was released using Region 1 format on May 17 2005.
Edit: 2007: Now available on region 2 too!
it's out with some superb extras: interviews with Emma Thompson and reviews from various BBC shows. Worth a purchase if your VHS copy is in decline!
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