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  • Season 1
    • Running all the way (2)
    • Running all the way (1)
    • Follow the yellow brick lane
    • Four men in a boat
    • Flying tonight
      Flying tonight
      Episode 8
      9.0
      Pincey is saving up for his own hot dog van,but in the meantime is working at The Happy Fryer chip shop with George&Bess,who hate each other! When Bess walks out George falls apart,so Pincey ropes in Billy&Mona to run the chippy,and when George says he'll give anything to have Bess back,Pincey sees his chance and says he'll find her for £100! Pincey&Billy do find Bess and she agrees to see George,but when they arrive at the chippy George has gone mad and prepares to boil Bess in the fat! The police are called and everyone escapes and George is comitted to a mental hospital,but that ain't the end!moreless
    • Subterranean pig sick blues
      Pincey gets a job as a car park attendant,and discovers an underground tunnel that leads to what he thinks is the door to a highstreet bank. He tells Billy who warns him to steer clear,but the thought of getting rich quick gets the better of Pincey and he offers the job to local gangster,Stretch,who agrees to 'blow open' the bank door and let Pincey have 10%. Not surprisingly things don't go as planned in the funniest episode of the lot!moreless
    • Standing on your own one foot
      Pincey&Billy decide to leave the Isle Of Dogs and rent a flat on Roman Road. The landlord is a religious nut,and the other tennants are a 'palmist' and a Jewish businessman who is convinced the inland revenue are after him. Pincey&Billy soon come face to face with the local fascists,and after having their van wheels pinched by them,play a game of cat&mouse.moreless
    • Rodent avengers
      Rodent avengers
      Episode 5
      9.0
      In Rodent Engineers Pincey and Billy become pest control experts,and take the work of another rat-catcher who does his best to get his own back. At first things go really well,but then the binmen accidently pick up their bottles of whiskey promised to a dour Scots customer,and they realise they should've set traps for the rodents,as usual things start to go pear-shaped!moreless
    • Dirty weekend
      Dirty weekend
      Episode 4
      10
      In Dirty Weekend Pincey and Billy find work on a building site and come across a racist bully and try and put one over on him. Billy is in training to become a boxer again,and he and his girlfriend Lucy plan a camping holiday,but don't figure on Pincey and his new girl,Mona tagging along without tent poles! Billy's quality time with Lucy is shattered when Pincey's tent collapses and they all bunk in together!moreless
    • Uncle Harry's system
      In Uncle Harry's System Pincey thinks he's onto a sure winner with a betting system his Uncle Harry invented,but at the greyhound track things don't go as planned! Billy and Pincey also get into hot water with local villain Stretch when they are asked to look after,then deliver £500,which Pincey leaves behind in a chinese take-away!moreless
    • Partners in brine
      10
      A very funny episode in which Pincey buys the new company car-a hearse! They swap a few dozen boxes of pickled olives in brine for dolls in national dress which they have trouble flogging at first. Pincey hooks up with a financial investor with dreams of transforming the dockland into a dolphinarium! There's also some fisticuffs which result in Billy being wrongly arrested by Halforth,the copper who is out to get him and Pincey.moreless
    • The p to s day
      The p to s day
      Episode 1
      9.9
      Here,we meet Pincey and Billy for the first time collecting their giros and planning their next get rich quick scheme. Pincey has the idea of a dating service based on astrology,the only problem is the only replies are from women so...! Billy egged on by both Del and Pincey tries his hand at the boxing game but is soon out for the count!moreless
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