It has been a while since I've seen some of the later episodes. Wasn't there an episode where they were barbequing by the patrol car?
I also love the scene when Smiler is on an out-of-control cart going downhill and passes the officers when they are driving. I just love the look Smiler gives...
I heard good things about Corner Gas. I might have to check it out.
I went to a small private college in Cincinnati in the 90s. It was quite festive during basketball season with the Hoosier / Bearcat / Wildcat fans!
Side Note- regarding Clarke's shows.
Summer Wine over Fawlty Towers.
Still Open All Hours (the 1st half of the show's duration) in between As Time Goes By and Hold the Sunset
KUA - In between the Detectorists and Father Brown
OAH - slightly below Waiting for God
Here is my list solely of British (and an Irish Show). I am limited to what PBS stations play or have played in Maryland.
1. Fawlty Towers
2. As Time Goes By (my wife and I are very much like a younger Jean and Lionel)
3. Hold the Sunset
4. Ballykissangel (mostly with the 1st two priests and...