We rarely see what goes on behind closed doors in the typical British household - but now we’re about get an insight into six different daily routines in The Secret Life of the Family. Written and narrated by comedian Hugh Dennis, each 60 minute episode reveals that we’ve all got far more in common than we might think, as we watch them attempting to motivate teens, tackle DIY, go on car journeys and entertain at home. There are few situations in life that guarantee such a potent mix of drama, warmth and humour; and unlike traditional observational documentaries, The Secret Life of the Family has Hugh Dennis as a narrator with a unique point of view, illuminating family life in all its diversity, humanity and hilarity. With more than 17 million families in Britain, it’s the one precinct that we’re all familiar with. But just how ‘normal’ are we?