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Excellent

“A Scottish Treat”

published 05/06/2001

Light hearted drama to brighten dreary Sunday even...

The series is over at present and not back on unti...

Monarch of the Glen is set in the fictious area of Scotland known as Glenbogle, and the story line centres around the life of the new Laird Archie, who took over when his father retired. It is generally an upbeat programme, featuring various madcap schemes (usually involving the new Lairds...

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Excellent

“We are not worthy”

published 26/11/2001

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How it can be predictable

Monarch of the Glen is back for it's third series. Let me bring you up to date. It is set in Northern Sctoland, in a little village called Glenbogle. It is about a castle which is basically in financial ruin. Its owner, Hector Natahn Macdonald, is one dotty old man, played by the delightful...

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Super

“comfortably sunday-nightish”

published 16/05/2003

funny, gentle, good characters

episodic, bit predictable

The BBC's sunday night drama Monarch of the Glen has now been running for 4 series and a new one is due this autumn. It can't come too soon for the hundreds of Monarch fans who have fallen in love with this gentle, humorous programme. Monarch is set in Scotland, at a big house (well in fact more...

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Excellent

“Brill sunday night viewing”

published 27/02/2001

full of drama

there are none

Gosh I love this drama - set in the highlands of Scotland the drama follows the lifes of Archie - the new laird who had left home for London only to be called home to take over from his father as Laird of the family home. This show is full of funny scenes and there is never a dull moment in this...

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Excellent

Original, great locations

not on every day!

I think this drama is great - and Archie is sooo nice looking. The scenery is fantastic and the house is amazing - I love to see the Highland countryside in all its glory. The characters are funny, Duncan the hopeless would-be ranger, Lexie the trendy cook...Susan Hampshire and Richard Briers are...

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