Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Love "Keeping Up Appearances"

I would be very pleased if you would accept my invitation to one my candle light suppers 212 People

    The Full Bouquet

    I finally received "the full bouquet" in the mail today (the entire show).  I saved a fortune by ordering from the BBC America catalog.  It was my birthday present, after years of borrowing the DVD's from the library & watching it on PBS every week. ...
    Onslowsgirl Onslowsgirl 31-35, F 6 Responses Oct 21, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    It's Funny, Because It's True!

    My grandmother was exactly like Hyacinth Bucket. And in turn, my mother got the same touch of it... she still worries about what the neighbors think of her! :-o I had it for a short while, as a kid... but when I became a teen, my attitude became, "Screw this! I'm being...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Feb 22, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Love It

    I also love this show. The best part for me is Onslow and Daisy (is that her name? I know that the sisters are all named after flowers). I also love "Waiting For God".
    mistressmonique mistressmonique 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 16, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Guilty Pleasure!

    I think it might be a bit weird for a teenager to like Keeping Up Appearances because most of us like shows like Skins and Misfits and stuff like that. Shows with sex, violence and drama! And I do like those shows, I like them a lot, but there's something about Keeping Up...
    UnseenBlossom UnseenBlossom 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 11, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel
    awkwardat50 awkwardat50 51-55, F Jun 15, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    bombchu bombchu 22-25, F Oct 9, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Adore Mrs. Bucket, Sorry, Mrs. Bouquet

      "People who try to pretend they're superior make it so much harder for those of us who really are."    
    underconstruction underconstruction 41-45, F 5 Responses Oct 23, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    This Has to Be the Funniest Show Ever!

    A few years ago,  my bother asked me if I had ever seen Keeping Up Appearances in BBC America or PBS. I Told him I didn't and he said I need to. So, I searched the TV and saw when it was coming on.  The first show was so hysterical, I ws instntly hooked! Patricia...
    JojoWazoo JojoWazoo 46-50, F 7 Responses Feb 22, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    O Hyacinth, Is It Really You?!

    I can't believe this group actually exists! I am so psyched, so happy, so inappropriately attired for a candlelight supper, and hoping against hope to be invited along for some riparian entertainment!! The first time I ever saw Hyacinth and her crew, they had replaced "...
    sugarfooties sugarfooties 66-70 11 Responses Oct 21, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Jhayne8 Jhayne8 31-35, F Jun 18

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Elizabeth

    I always feel so bad for her when she doesn't wanna go next door and ATTEMPTS to be aggressive and say no lol Hyacinth is a mess seriously I can see why sheriden went away to college ;)
    foreversingle30 foreversingle30 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 11, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    No, This Is Not The Chinese Take-away!!

    "my sheridan would b appauled"!!this has got 2 b 1 of the funniest shows i have ever seen, hyacinth is so hilarious and the rest of the characters (from the neighbors, to the inlaws, to the vicar, etc) add their own funny presences.  this is what i believe makes the british...
    LeftHook LeftHook 18-21, M 5 Responses Jan 19, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Onslow

    Seeing this group made me laugh.  I'm not sure where I clicked to get here, who would have thought there would be a group like this.  This show is one of my all time favorites, I've seen all the eps.  Onslow has to be my favorite charactor.  I haven't read many stories here...
    ksunbiz ksunbiz 41-45, M Feb 15, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Reminds Me Of My Aunty Pauline

    Mrs Bucket - prononced "Bouquet" - is exactly like my Aunty Pauline.
    Baddbouy69 Baddbouy69 31-35 Jul 26, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Dvd Collection

    I got the whole DVD collection for Christmas! Nobody is like Miss Bucket ;)) I can watch her again and again many times and never get tired. She makes me smile even when I am very sad. And Onslow.....Oh my.... that man is genius! Best show ever!!! "The Bouquet residence, lady...
    Lilly78 Lilly78 31-35, F Feb 16, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    OMG!

    My mom is a combination of Hyacinth Bucket and Blanche Deveroux of the Golden Girls, no joke!! I love the fact that we get BBC America and I love "Keeping up Appearances"! That show is hilarious!!   oOo, and I also like "Are you being served?" too!!
    SlowAutumnWind SlowAutumnWind 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 18, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Poor Richard

    I don't know why but I love the show. I know one thing Richard really loves his wife.
    katysboy katysboy 56-60, M Feb 24, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Richard!!!!

    ha ha! i watch this show religiously. I have all the espisodes downloaded on my computer. No matter how much hyacinth is a snob, i just love her. I also have a soft spot for Onslowe and Rose.
    TruConfess TruConfess 22-25, F Nov 17, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Bouquet residence.

    The lady of the house speaking! ... Do I sound like a Chinese takeaway? I am a highly-desirable private residence in an area of outstanding natural property values, and I’m waiting for your apology, unless of course the thought of bean shoots and crispy won ton have totally...
    awkwardat50 awkwardat50 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 15, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Absolutely!

    Hyacinth is my all time favourite. For some reason the show reminds me of SPACED, that show is amusing as well.
    RosaElaPilarGoens RosaElaPilarGoens 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 17, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hyacinth Brings Tears to My Eyes

    Snooty Hyacinth and the whole crazy bunch make me fall down laughing.  Although it is British comedy, which I love, it reflects the behavior of many self-invovled Americans.  Perhaps it should have been mandatory viewing when certain people signed the contracts on...
    aftermath aftermath 61-65, F 1 Response Feb 21, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hyacinth Bucket Sings I love any episode

    where Hyacinth sings. It's funny how on the show she sings off key but in real life has a beautiful voice. My favorite is when she sings: Rose of England thou shall fade not here Proud and bright from growing year to year While hand and heart endure to cherish thy prime Thou...
    awkwardat50 awkwardat50 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 15, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    awkwardat50 awkwardat50 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 15, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Love The Show

      I grew up watching British comandies. They are so funny to watch. I used to watch Are you being servied. Are you being servied again. Along with Keeping up Appearances. I'm so used top thoes shows. I miss watching them. Its sad that a 24 yeard old likes those shows. I don...
    acjf acjf 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 12, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    She Knew Richard Forgot Their Anniversary....

    That's why she set the alarm to their wedding date. I would have done the same.BTW, I made a fresh cream cake for the Fourth of July with creme fraische topping and blueberries.Fabulous.Maybe I'll go as Hyacinth for next Halloween with a NY/buppie twist.
    laughinkatt laughinkatt 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 10, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Oh, Dear Sweet (?) Hyacinth

    Such a perfect name for her, not the most lovely of flowers, kind of obnoxious,  but beautiful at the same time.   I SO know so many people like her, that try SO hard to be perfect and to keep a great facade.... but fail miserably.   And the number of...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel 31-35, M 7 Responses May 1, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Watch Out For The Bicycle, Richard!

     oh, you've gotta love richard. 'Watch out for the pedestrian Richard!' 'Stop the car Richard!'  his face! utter marvellousness.
    frankspencer frankspencer 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 4, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    That Bucket woman Hyacinth.

    I like how she sings at Emmett. Elizabeth reminds me of my friend for some reason. The four sisters are funny because they remind me of my relatives.
    IndecisiveDoeEyes IndecisiveDoeEyes 31-35, F Jul 23

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Episode Where They Go On The Cruise

    Keeping Up Appearances is one of my "do not miss" shows. I found it after it was syndicated and it comes on the public tv station here. It was off for awhile, but I found the entire series on dvd 2 years ago. Now it is back on tv, probably by popular demand. One of my favorite...
    diggingout diggingout 36-40, F Jul 7, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Lady of the House

    She wrote a book "Hyacinth Bucket's Book of Etiquette for the Socially Less Fortunate". I would love to read it! It must be hilarious.
    marialas marialas 36-40, F 3 Responses May 3, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Just One Word - Onslow

    The long-suffering BIL. He puts up with a lot of sh*t, along with Richard, and all he wants to do is have a beer, for god's sake. Not only that but he has to put up with Rose and Daddy. This coming Friday night, down at the Pub, my first pint is dedicated to you, Onslow. :)P.S...
    ashlynn118 ashlynn118 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 20, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Some people think its "true " love but they don't know what they're saying. I know I did because we feel connected, united, chemically bonded, emotional bonded, physically bonded...
    Forgotten000ghosts Forgotten000ghosts 18-21 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well, I suppose it really just depends on how you see it. Yesterday, I told my boyfriend I loved him--I told him, but I had a feeling he wouldn't say it back, and I was right...
    PseudoNymph PseudoNymph 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So were going to start the next part. So after that, McDonald's episode. Everything went back to normal or as normal as things can be when you're in love with a guy, you can't...
    MissOreoX MissOreoX 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I identify myself as pansexual but I'm still unsure. There is this one girl that I'm in love with since about 6 months now. She told me that she might be bisexual but she has a...
    katibati1 katibati1 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was molested at age 9 by a neighbor. immediately, my childhood was gone and I lost a huge piece of my soul. as with many children, who are sexually assaulted, I began to act out...
    badassgirrrl badassgirrrl 41-45, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    All or Nothing If you love me for what you see, only your eyes would be in love with me. If you love me for what you heard then you...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Its silly to think about good things and make bad assumptions of them, but its also a hard habit to get out of. When you've been damaged by a loved one, sometimes you think the...
    luna500 luna500 16-17, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just love how kind old people are. Today I went to the dry cleaners and there was a very old man there who can barely count the money he is supposed to pay, seems like he was...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is one of life's most painful experiences and it has only happened to me once. She and I had an intense love affair that lasted about 6 months. There were warning signs that...
    blueskyforgood blueskyforgood 51-55, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am in love with a guy who is wearing eyeglasses, likes classical music, loves chess, loves reading books and is a good poet writing romantic poems. I am so In love with you. You...
    Jhoana23 Jhoana23 22-25, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There out in the darkness……a fugitive running fallen from god…… fallen from grace………god be my witness I never shall yield till we come face to face Till we come face...
    smitlord smitlord 16-17, M 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I believe in Love, and I believe in equal opportunity. Love equality. Everybody deserves a chance at love, its our hearts basic need. That's what we were born for, we spend our...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dear John, I see it all now it was wrong .. Don't you think nineteen's too young .. To be played by your dark, twisted games .. When I loved you so, I should've known. You are an...
    malqotifi malqotifi 18-21, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Little Talks by Of Monsters And MenHey! Hey! Hey!I don't like walking around this old and empty house.So hold my hand, I'll walk with you my dearThe stairs creak as I sleep,it's...
    GirlLearningHowToSmile GirlLearningHowToSmile 26-30, F 2 days ago