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Old April 23 2013, 11:17 AM   #1
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Bluestone 42 (Beeb 3)

Anyone not watching this, should be. 10 pm tonight.
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Old April 23 2013, 12:14 PM   #2
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Re: Bluestone 42 (Beeb 3)

Which would be the final episode.

I tried to rally the troops 6 weeks back.

http://www.trekbbs.com/showthread.ph...ight=bluestone

4 posts in total.

two of them were me.
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Old April 23 2013, 01:24 PM   #3
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Re: Bluestone 42 (Beeb 3)

Maybe we're on a different schedule from you.
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Old April 23 2013, 01:50 PM   #4
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Re: Bluestone 42 (Beeb 3)

Who are "we"?



wikpedia says

The first episode was broadcast on Tuesday 5 March at 10:00pm on BBC Three.
Maybe you're unstuck in time?
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Old April 24 2013, 05:15 PM   #5
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Re: Bluestone 42 (Beeb 3)

Watched the finale. Chuckled a bit. Moved on.

Not a great one, but entertaining enough fo rme to finish. Liked a look at an IED disposal team's antics for a change which kept the business end of the show pretty true-seeming to real life.

I'll likely tune in when it comes back next year (they mentioned in the tag that a second season has been ordered).

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Old April 24 2013, 08:43 PM   #6
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Re: Bluestone 42 (Beeb 3)

I hadn't even heard of this and rarely watch much UK TV/sitcoms, so been catching up on iPlayer. It's got some really nice lines/exchanges and dark humour. Not convinced all the characters work (the Pippin/Merry double act), but really like the CO's droll humour, Millsy and Bird. Reminded me of Scrubs more than anything.
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Old April 25 2013, 12:31 AM   #7
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I'd rather see a rerun of It Ain't 'Alf 'Ot Mum... Which is clearly what they were aiming at.
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