This Country

Feckless cousins Kerry and Lee ‘Kurtan’ Mucklowe live in the picturesque, but depressingly dull, village of Northleach. As they fritter away their days in the most pointless ways possible, they push their friendship to the breaking point by constantly winding each other up.

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Episodes Season 1

  • 1. Scarecrow

    Kurtan is focusing his attentions on the annual village scarecrow festival, a key event in the village calendar that can both unite and divide the community. Tensions run high when his chances of winning the competition are compromised by being given a less than ideal plot to display his scarecrow. Meanwhile, Kerry faces a challenge to her authority.

  • 2. Mandy

    When Kerry's neighbour Mandy Harris starts a tattoo business, Kerry is delighted to be one of her first customers. Meanwhile, Kurtan fixates on trying to track down a long-lost school friend.

  • 3. Oven Space

    Kerry and Kurtan await the release of their uncle, Steve 'Nugget' Nuggins, who they believe was wrongfully imprisoned for 'having a laugh'.

  • 4. King of the Nerds

    Kerry and Kurtan attend a talk at the village hall with a businesswoman who runs what may or may not be a pyramid scheme. Kerry is inspired and starts a career as a door-to-door saleswoman. However, her focus on the business leads to disharmony with Kurtan, and this is only compounded when he makes some new friends in the village.

  • 5. Peeping Tom

    Kerry's father, Martin, is accused of being a peeping Tom. Meanwhile, Kurtan romantically pursues a girl who has just moved into the village, but he finds he has a rival for her affections in his friend Slugs.

  • 6. GNVQ

    Kerry and Kurtan explore the possibility of moving away from their village. Kurtan receives the exciting news that he could go to college to study for a GNVQ - news that Kerry is devastated by.

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