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Duration: 03:07

The teasmade was once found in many a British home. Epitomising our love of tea combined with the convenience of a relaxed lie-in, at one time they cost two weeks' wages and were the height of sophistication. Their rise and fall in popularity is described by teasmade enthusiast Sheridan Parsons, who has a large personal collection of teasmades in her home.

Available since: Wed 17 Nov 2010


Ashley Jensen
Peter Sallis
Jem Stansfield

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Wallace & Gromit's World of Invention Home Sweet Home

3/6 Wallace and Gromit look at ingenious inventions for the home.

First broadcast: 17 Nov 2010

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