In Season 2, Desmond is taken ill, Sean falls in love with a computer guru, Desmond is left holding the baby, Michael dreads his college reunion and Matthew receives shocking news.
In Season 3, a hairdresser offers Shirley a job, Desmond receives a strange delivery, a TV crew attempt to make a documentary about the shop and Sean falls for his teacher.
In Season 4, Sean and Desmond are duped into cooking, Lee makes a video for You've Been Framed, Michael takes Spanish lessons from Mandy and Lee goes to Liverpool in search of his mother.
In Season 5, Michael is promoted to bank manager, Porkpie gets a job, Sean starts university, the gang watch Porkpie at work and Desmond enters into a business venture with Lee.
In Season 6, Desmond causes confusion by hiring a seemingly unnecessary assistant, Michael springs a surprise on Mandy, Sean invents a video game and Beverley finds Cuthbert's love letters.