A four-part drama series by Collin Johnson.
1: Risk Capital.Julius Hutch , amateur philosopher, chooses one word to describe the retirement he is looking forward to - "pottering". with Collin Johnson. Director Andy Jordan Rpt
Mrs Pauline Tone:
The diary of William Holland - a Somerset parson - is dramatised in three episodes by Eric Pringle. With Ronald Pickup as William Holland.
1: At the turn of the 18th century, William began his diaries of life in a small West Country community - a unique picture of a wonderful collection of characters and the entertaining and often hilarious things that happen to them. with Andrew Branch, John Hartley, Stephen Critchlow and Jane Whittenshaw. Director Cherry Cookson
By Ruth Carter. A writer searching for an idea for a good love story is provided with just the thing when she meets a man in a lift looking for a risque show. Read by Elizabeth Spriggs. Producer Kristine Landon-Smith Repeated next Sunday
Jeremy Paxman chairs six discussions in which people who have held the nation's top jobs debate how their successors could change things. 4: The BBC. An out-of-date idea? With
Sir Alan Peacock , Lord Barnet, Gerard Mansell , Tony Smith and Brian Wenham. A Barraclough Carey North production
Final episode of the comedy drama about three pregnant women by Perrier Award-winning comedienne Jenny Eclair and Julie Balloo. The births are imminent. Geraldine is escorted to hospital by a posse of homosexuals. Yvette's waters break in a shopping precinct and Ian witnesses the birth - of someone else's children. With Keith Allen , Frances Barber , Kathy Burke and Jenny Eclair as Mother Nature. Producer Jane Berthoud
Eddie Izzard stars with fellow regular Stephen Frost in the anarchic comedy panel game with a less than conscientious approach to historical fact. Chairperson Neil Mullarkey battles to keep order as guests Kevin Day and Linda Smith join the fray. Producer Phil Clarke Rpt
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