When you get your issues telly problems sorted Al, you should try and check out the French series. Given your fondness for The Grape, t'wud really get you in the mood for quaffing El Plonko avec les surrender monkeys.
Didn't her son & daughter in law inheirit Glin Castle, when the last Knight of Glin kicked the bucket? Not a bad pad, to invite the mater and pater for the weekend, all the same.
Saw a BBC4 documentary on FT. David Kelly and a few of the other guest stars were interviewed. Said he gets recognized more for 10 minutes of work he did on FT 40 odd years ago, than any other thing he has done, including Strumpet City. Bit of a kick in the nuts there for poor aul Rashers !