Fictional General Assistance Department was created to help other ministries with often trivial problems. Incompetent civil servants that are running it get into trouble everytime they try to do their job. But most of the time they just try to look like they are doing any job.
This series starts with rather unusual problem for Civil Servants - General Assistance Department has surplus money to spend...
Rolling In It
Sir Gregory if furious that in General Assistance Departmentís petty cash there is some money left, so he orders them to got rid of them. Not everything is going according to his will.
Up, Up and Away
Thoroughly Modern Ministry
We All Make Mistakes
The Foolproof Fool
Richard Lamb finally received the appreciation of his unique talents - he is offered a significant raise if he could act as guinea pig for the department that makes new products foolproof. He is to take the part of the fool, but can he manage it?
Rotten to the Corps
The Finger of Suspicion
Just the Ticket
Lamb and Lennox-Brown are given the job of promoting the national lottery, so the national budget would receive extra money from selling tickets.
Going To Pot