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How Not to Live Your Life

Series Summary
Don Danbury is a young bachelor trying to make his way through life. When his grandmother dies, she leaves Don her house. When he moves in, Don meets her overly enthusiastic caretaker, Eddie, who doesn't want to leave the house. Needing money to help pay off the back payments owed on the house, Don decides to get a housemate. He chooses Abby, with whom he was in love as a teenager. But Abby now has a boyfriend, which poses a problem for Don.

Air Dates: 2007 - 2010

Genres: Sitcom

Network: BBC3

  • Season 1, Ep. 6 : The Break Up Sep 16, 2008

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    A night out on the pull with Eddie ends in all sorts of drama for Don. Coming back to the house, Don finds out that his true love Abby has just split up with Karl, and Don ends up upsetting the girl he met in the bar.

  • Season 1, Ep. 5 : Like Father Like Don Sep 9, 2008

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    Don gets a new job working at Karl's dad's company. The competition between the two becomes rife, and Don finds the father he never had in Glen.

  • Season 1, Ep. 4 : The Young Ones Sep 2, 2008

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    Don meets a girl who is nine years younger than him whilst working as a charity street collector. He hangs out with her and her friends, but soon realizes he's not the hip young dude he once thought he was.

  • Season 1, Ep. 3 : Fake Wake Aug 26, 2008

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    Don finds out he's legally obliged to put on a wake for his deceased nan, with an open coffin for her body. Having cremated her a few days before, he and Eddie audition old people for the role.

  • Season 1, Ep. 2 : The Field Trip Aug 19, 2008

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    Don goes on a field trip with Abby and the kids from her school. This attempt to show her he's a good, decent man goes horribly wrong when he gets the 10-year-olds drunk in a country pub.

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