Keeping Up Appearances

Keeping up appearances is a british sitcom starring Patricia Routledge.

Hyacinth Bucket (Patricia Routledge) is a suburban snob, who insists her name is pronounced "Bouquet". She is obsessed with perfection & etiquette whos aim in life is to impress friends, neighbours & important people (especially upper classes)

Her poor long-suffering hen-pecked husband Richard just tends to keep his head down, & does his best to put up with her demands. He acts as her chauffeur most of the time.

Hyacinth is known for visiting stately homes & hosting her 'executive' candle-light dinners with her best Royal Doulton china.

Hyacinth is the eldest of four. She has three sisters Violet, Daisy & Rose.

She always dreads & cringes at the thought of being seen with her tattooed brother-in-law Onslow & sister Daisy who live in a shabby council house.

Series and UK Region 2 DVD Releases.

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Image copyright ClassicMovieStore. The complete Keeping Up Appearances box set is available, with the christmas specials as shown above for around the GBP 40 mark.

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