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Lead Balloon

BBC Four

Lead Balloon

Series 1

Episode 2: Wayne

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sitcom about Rick Spleen, a disillusioned stand-up comedian and writer whose career has not gone to plan. Rick is suffering from insomnia caused by an extremely noisy paperboy. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Alan Partridge puts the chat amongst the pigeons. His guests for the first show of the series include showjumper Sue Lewis, presenter Keith Hunt and punk singer Shona McGough. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The League of Gentlemen

BBC Four

The League of Gentlemen

Series 1

Episode 1: Welcome to Royston Vasey

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Black comedy series set in a remote town. Outsider Benjamin arrives. Ben's friend Martin visits the Local Shop and the unfailingly strange Tubbs and Edward. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

As 8.30pm.

BBC Four

Lead Balloon

Series 1

Episode 2: Wayne

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sitcom about Rick Spleen, a disillusioned stand-up comedian and writer whose career has not gone to plan. Rick is suffering from insomnia caused by an extremely noisy paperboy. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Northern Renaissance

BBC Four

Northern Renaissance

Episode 3: Image Wars

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Series in which Joseph Leo Koerner argues that the Renaissance in Northern Europe - more so than its Italian counterpart - laid the foundations of modern art. Show more

BBC Four

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