On January 19, 2013 at The Aladdin Hotel, Kansas City’s biggest fans of British programming came together for an unforgettable afternoon. Hosted by our own Nick Haines, KCPT brought a little piece of Britain into the heart of downtown Kansas City. Featuring traditional food and challenging trivia, the event offered the opportunity for our members to meet and explain why public television is so important to our community. Look for your picture below and be sure to share with all of your friends!
Saturday tune in for a full line up of your favorite British Comedies.
6pm – As Time Goes By
Wedding day nerves appear to get the best of Lionel. Meanwhile, Jean does her best to remain composed in spite of her sister-in-law’s well intentioned efforts to calm her.
6:30 – Keeping Up Appearances
The Memoirs of Hyacinth Bucket
7:15 – As Time Goes By
Judy has a new romantic interest. From Sandy’s evasive comments there is clearly a problem. Jean’s efforts on her daughter’s behalf only lead to further complications.
8pm – Doc Martin: The Movie
When successful but unhappy Doctor Martin Bamford discovers his wife, Petronella, has been sleeping with three of his friends, his world is ripped apart. Bamford flees London and heads for the small fishing village of Port Isaac, on the north coast of Cornwall. DOC MARTIN: THE MOVIE tells the story of Martin Bamford as he works out the big questions in his life.
Get your ticket to the 2013 BritCom Tea Party!
The new specials pick up some time after the original series left off and reveal Jean Pargetter’s (Dame Judi Dench) great anticipation for grandchildren, much to husband Lionel’s (Geoffrey Palmer) dismay. With son-in-law Alistair and daughter Judy having problems, things don’t look too promising. But will Jean’s dream of becoming a grandmother come true when Sandy and her husband Harry return from Canada?