Meanwhile, over on BBC1 French and Saunders are proving that girls can make naff sitcoms too with Let Them Eat Cake
Of the poor she said: "If they have no bread, let them eat cake
Let Them Eat Cake
, a six-part sitcom set on the eve of the French Revolution, is described as "murder, scandal and lots of rumpo involving mad aristocrats in the court of Louis XVI" and begins next month.
Spectacular science series Walking With Dinosaurs, new French and Saunders sitcom Let Them Eat Cake
and a trilogy of programmes about war throughout the century are some of the highlights of the coming BBC1 season.
LET THEM EAT CAKE
From left, Julie Moorhouse, Quorum Business Park; Denise Marshall, CoffeeGiant and Jane Curry, Macmillan Cancer Support
LET THEM EAT CAKE
Finlay Dodds, six, at yesterday's launch.
And, if the caloric demands start to get to you, perhaps you should remember some famous historical advice and let them eat cake
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, pink stand for cakes, Argos; pounds 25 Get the measurements wrong and it'll be a disaster.
EUR11 Make breakfast fun with these brightly-coloured car-shaped egg cup holders, TK Maxx; EUR2 Brighten up the kitchen with floral bowls, Matalan; EUR28 Store kitchen products away in this housekeeper's box, M&S; EUR18 Dress like a domestic goddess in this cupcake apron, Oliver Bonas; EUR10 Let them eat cake
, pink stand for cakes, Argos; EUR1.
Wherever I've been in Africa there's always been air-conditioning, fresh paint and dancing natives; (c) Let them eat cake
THERE was always the chance that the first slice of Let Them Eat Cake
was a false start and that the sitcom would warm up in the second episode.
The pair have teamed up for their first sitcom together in BBC1's Let Them Eat Cake
Then let them eat cake
," was her answer to the problem.
The less than wonderful Let Them Eat Cake
may have been commissioned for a second series on BBC1, but as a sitcom - in other words a programme you feel urged to laugh at - the French court farce was a disaster.
DAWN French was at her funniest putting her obvious charms up for grabs in Let Them Eat Cake