Chelmsford 123

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Chelmsford 123

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Not sure how many of you will remember this gem, but it's finally being released on DVD. Fantastic comedy set in the year 123.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B004 ... B004U603WA

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Ahhh but Dave....is it fantastic in a 'I remember this being brilliant 20 odd years ago but turns out it's actually a bit sh*t' sort of way (he says, having lashed out on a box set of Monkey and not made it past the third disc)?
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i AGREE, THERES VERY LITTLE THAT MADE ME HOWL YEARS AGO i CAN WATCH ANYMORE :wink: (d'oh, caps lock on) I cringe when I watch Young Ones, though Laurel and Hardy still make me laff :)
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I still love Chelmsford 123, somebody put some episodes on youtube a while ago (they were removed soon after for copyright) and I still found it really funny :D
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I had series 2 taped off the telly on VHS which I wore out. Most of my jokes are still variations on that series. I even quoted it in my A-level Classics exam.

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Sir_John_Thomas wrote:I still love Chelmsford 123, somebody put some episodes on youtube a while ago (they were removed soon after for copyright) and I still found it really funny :D
Both series are available for free on 4OD via Youtube, so I watched a couple on Friday night.
Still quite funny, but not funny enough to pay for.
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Thanks for that, I'll look on youtube again for them :)

Not sure I'd buy them though either, don't mind watching for free though :D
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