• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

  • Show Years

    Hide Years

  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased): Revenge of the Bog People


We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Second in the seven-part series starring Vie Reeves and Bob Mortimer as private detectives Marty Hopkirk (deceased) and the very much alive Jeff Randall.

Jeff's ex-fiancee asks him to re-investigate the case of her missing father, an Egyptologist.


Writer: Charlie Higson
Writer: Kate Wood
Producer: Charlie Higson
Executive Producer: Simon Wright
Jeff Randall: Bob Mortimer
Marty Hopkirk: Vic Reeves
Jeannie Hurst: Emilia Fox
Wyvern: Tom Baker
Freya: Anna Wilson-Jones
Doleman: Mark Williams
McKem: Celia Imrie
Caradoc Evans: Freddie Jones
Wendy: Melissa Knatchbull
Jim the Foreman: Peter Heppelthwaite
Nesbit: Matt Lucas
Guide: Shelley Willetts
Mrs Cookson: Carole Nimmons
Bob: Charlie Higson
Barry: Adam Buxton

About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Feedback about Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased): Revenge of the Bog People, BBC One London, 21.00, 6 October 2001
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/31e23c09eb724aedbb38952aa99b6a7e

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel