Spending the festive season with David Brent isn’t his co-workers’ idea of fun. But for viewers, this two-part special – showing here in a double bill – was a highlight of Christmas 2003.

Of course people really wanted to see what the ‘chilled-out entertainer’ from Slough had been up to since the series had ended two years earlier.

But more than that was the big question – would lovely Dawn and dithery Tim finally get it on?