George Melly begins an autobiographical journey which takes him from Liverpool, where he was bom and brought up; through Stowe School; on to the 100 Club, where he first performed; and his Passion for surrealism. 1: Liverpool Producer Kerry McGeever. Stereo
by Tony Bagley. Starring and What did Roy and Jane get up to after the concert?
What lengths will Dick go to in his attempts to become Frank Sinatra ?
And will Elsa save Roy's bacon? All is revealed in this final episode.
Theme sung by Toyah Willcox Music by Julian Wastall
Producer Paul Schlesinger Stereo
Day Off by Moya O'Shea.
On 16 February 1983, the Australian state of Victoria was hit by one of the worst bush fires on record. It also happened to be the day that four friends decide to take a "sickie" and drive into the bush....
Director Tracey Neale Stereo
David Thomas defends his stance on post-feminism to Gill Pyrah. Marina
Warner's first collection of short stories, The
Mermaids in the Basement, comes under review, and there's live music from Eddie Reader.
Producer Nicki Paxman. (Revised repeat at 9.15pm)
The Affair by Mike Feder.
"I straightened my collar and pulled my hair down in front so it looked more naturally sexy. I knocked off some dandruff, checked my fly and knocked on the door. The knock of fate." Read by Kerry Shale . Producer Anne-Marie Cole
by Jan Etherington and Gavin Petrie. Starring
6: Just Managing
The last in the series sees new pressures on Bill and Faith's marriage, and Liza shows just how vulnerable she is.
Producer Paul Schlesinger
Cheryl Gabriel presents the views of blind and partially sighted women of all ages on how lack of vision affects them. Producer Thena Heshel
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