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  1. A month in Ambridge - Down the plughole

    Thursday 15 November 2012, 15:34

    Nancy Banks-Smith casts her eye in our direction again.

    "... you never saw a family further down the plughole..."

    And to which couple does she liken the erotic twang of a snapped suspender...?

    Keri Davies is an Archers scriptwriter and web producer.

    Read the full article in The Guardian

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  2. Ambridge ups and downs

    Monday 12 November 2012, 09:08


    Team Barack

    Paul Morgan
    Loving seeing Lilian again

    Kenton Archer
    Happily ensconced at The Bull

    James Bellamy
    Two women at his beck and call


    Team Mitt

    Ed Grundy
    Hates giving in to Will

    Elizabeth Pargetter
    Big decisions to make

    Brenda Tucker
    Feeling the strain in the office


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  3. Ambridge ups and downs - 5 November 2012

    Monday 5 November 2012, 08:53

    Crackerjacks

    Fallon Rogers
    Cracker, Jaxx

    Jim Lloyd
    Write on!

    Josh Archer
    Henman hero, without a racquet

    Damp squibs

    Emma Grundy
    The car's gone. Will George go too?

    Matt Crawford
    James is bad enough, but Leonie as well...

    Nic Hanson
    Caught in the middle again


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  4. Quiz time - and not at The Bull

    Thursday 1 November 2012, 17:03

    My thanks to Tim Bentinck (David Archer) for these photos, taken at BBC Scotland's headquarters where a team of Archers actors took on the Eggheads in the popular BBC Two quiz series of that name.

    As well at Tim, the team comprised Charlotte Martin (Susan Carter), Rachel Atkins (Vicky Tucker), and...

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  5. Lilian and Paul

    Tuesday 30 October 2012, 12:57

    How Lilian and Paul got together

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  6. Ambridge ups and downs 29 October 2012

    Monday 29 October 2012, 15:29

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    Treat...

    Fallon Rogers
    Meet the new boss

    Tom Archer
    Peggy's Christmas suggestion is a cracker

    Paul Morgan
    Feeling needed

    Trick...

    Emma Grundy
    Troubles coming...

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  7. James and Brenda

    Thursday 25 October 2012, 17:27

    Brenda Tucker is far from delighted to have James Bellamy back in Ambridge, especially as he's recuperating in the Dower House, which also contains the Amside offices where she works.

    Because they have history...

    They first met in April 2005 when Brenda was 24 and James was 32. He was visiting...

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  8. A month in Ambridge - Badger en croute?

    Thursday 18 October 2012, 16:20

    Nancy Banks-Smith casts her eye in our direction again.

    "...Ed, with a hint of wist, said they eat guinea pigs in Peru..."

    And who is the man she can't help loving...?

    Keri Davies is an Archers scriptwriter and web producer.

    Read the full article in The Guardian

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  9. Ambridge ups and downs - 15 October 2012

    Monday 15 October 2012, 10:00

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    Ploughing ahead

    Kenton Archer
    Getting more ensconced at The Bull

    Lynda Snell
    An Elizabethan Christmas, forsooth

    Tom Archer
    Ready meals are go

    Behind the...

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  10. Ambridge ups and downs - 8 October 2012

    Monday 8 October 2012, 10:13

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    Oktoberfest

    Jazzer
    Found a very cushy billet

    Jim Lloyd
    Found a victim... er, interview subject

    Kirsty Miller
    Hit it off with nifty Ifty


    Oktoberfarce

    Tom...

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  11. Ambridge ups and downs - 1 October 2012

    Monday 1 October 2012, 09:59

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    Autumn equinox

    Jim Lloyd
    Nice to have a new project

    Tom Archer
    Nothing like a big order to cheer a chap up

    Josh Archer
    Likes having Phoebe back

    Out of balance...

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  12. Ambridge ups and downs - 24 September 2012

    Monday 24 September 2012, 09:59

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    Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness

    Mike Tucker
    Family and friends rallying round

    Kenton Archer
    Closer to Jolene than ever, post-NZ

    Kirsty Miller
    Hit it...

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  13. Rosalind Adams to retire from the role of Clarrie

    Sunday 23 September 2012, 14:14

    Rosalind Adams (Clarrie Grundy), has announced that she is leaving The Archers to spend more time with her grandchildren.

    Rosalind has been playing Clarrie since taking over the role from Fiona Mathieson in 1988. Previously Clarrie was played by Heather Bell, who created the role in the 1970s.

    ...

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  14. Ambridge ups and downs - 17 September 2012

    Monday 17 September 2012, 10:23

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    Getting the barley drilled

    Vicky Tucker
    So thankful for Mike's support

    David Archer
    Has two sisters again

    Jim Lloyd
    Bravium specialis pro pane*

    Getting a...

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  15. Ambridge ups and downs - 10 September 2012

    Monday 10 September 2012, 09:38

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    Cultivating the seedbeds

    Shula Hebden Lloyd
    An apology from Elizabeth? (looks for flying pigs)

    Oliver Sterling
    Meet the dough boy

    Pawel Jasinski
    What's sauce...

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  16. Ambridge ups and downs

    Monday 12 November 2012, 09:08


    Team Barack

    Paul Morgan
    Loving seeing Lilian again

    Kenton Archer
    Happily ensconced at The Bull

    James Bellamy
    Two women at his beck and call


    Team Mitt

    Ed Grundy
    Hates giving in to Will

    Elizabeth Pargetter
    Big decisions to make

    Brenda Tucker
    Feeling the strain in the office


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  17. Down's syndrome - help and advice

    Wednesday 29 August 2012, 15:20

    If you've been affected by Mike and Vicky's storyline, you may find these organisations helpful

    The Down's Syndrome Association provides advice on best practice for supporting people with Down's syndrome at every stage of life. They have a comprehensive range of resources and targeted support services...

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  18. Ambridge ups and downs - 27 August 2012

    Monday 27 August 2012, 10:15

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    Bank holiday weekend

    Freddie Pargetter
    Following in his father's hoofsteps

    Fallon Rogers
    Running The Bull her way

    David Archer
    Won't have his day in court ...

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  19. Ambridge ups and downs - 20 August 2012

    Monday 20 August 2012, 10:05

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    Golden memories

    Pip Archer
    Nothing burned down

    Rosa Makepeace
    Getting closer to Jamie

    Pawel
    We are just having fun, no?


    Four long years

    Vicky...

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  20. Ambridge ups and downs - 13 August 2012

    Monday 13 August 2012, 11:12

    This light-hearted round-up of who's having a good, and a not-so-good, time in the village used to feature on our homepage. In the future, you can find it here on the blog. Or sign up for our newsletter and get in your inbox every week, along with other Archers-related news and features.


    Harvest...

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