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Regional Variations (2)

Spy Stories

BBC Four

Timeshift

Series 6

Spy Stories - British Espionage in Fact and Fiction

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Bill Nighy narrates a documentary telling the story of the long and often extraordinary relationship between fact and fiction in the mysterious world of British espionage. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Lead Balloon

BBC Four

Lead Balloon

Series 1

Episode 6: Fatty

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sitcom about a disillusioned stand-up comedian and writer. Rick decides to take up exercise having been humiliated about his weight on TV by daytime chatshow host Adam Green. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Knowing Me, Knowing You -With Alan Partridge

BBC Four

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Another edition of the spoof chat show hosted by Alan Partridge, including the new feature 'Partridge Over Britain'. Guests include events promoter Terry Norton.

Regional Variations (2)

The League of Gentlemen

BBC Four

The League of Gentlemen

Series 1

Episode 5: Love Comes to Royston Vasey

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Black comedy series about small-town life. It seems that Mike and Cheryl may have made a mistake in allowing Geoff to be their best man.

Regional Variations (2)

Cooking in the Danger Zone

BBC Four

Cooking in the Danger Zone

Series 1

Episode 4: Tonga and Fiji

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Food writer Stefan Gates embarks upon a culinary adventure around some of the most dangerous places in the world. This edition finds him in the South Pacific.

Regional Variations (2)

Life on Mars

BBC Four

Life on Mars

Series 1

Episode 8

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 7 months

As CID investigates a murder linked to a crime syndicate, Sam thinks he is finally coming to grips with the world of 1973, until he meets his 29-year-old father. Show more

Contributors

Sam Tyler:
John Simm
Annie Cartwright:
Liz White
Ray Carling:
Dean Andrews
Chris Skelton:
Marshall Lancaster
Phyllis Dobbs:
Noreen Kershaw

Regional Variations (2)

The Cult of ... Survivors

BBC Four

The Cult of...

Science Fiction

Episode 5: Survivors

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

The series looking at cult sci-fi recalls Dalek creator Terry Nation's 1970s drama series Survivors, about the breakdown of society in a dystopian near-future. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

as 8.30pm

BBC Four

Lead Balloon

Series 1

Episode 6: Fatty

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sitcom about a disillusioned stand-up comedian and writer. Rick decides to take up exercise having been humiliated about his weight on TV by daytime chatshow host Adam Green. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

as 7pm

BBC Four

Timeshift

Series 6

Spy Stories - British Espionage in Fact and Fiction

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Bill Nighy narrates a documentary telling the story of the long and often extraordinary relationship between fact and fiction in the mysterious world of British espionage. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

as 8.30pm

BBC Four

Lead Balloon

Series 1

Episode 6: Fatty

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sitcom about a disillusioned stand-up comedian and writer. Rick decides to take up exercise having been humiliated about his weight on TV by daytime chatshow host Adam Green. Show more

BBC Four

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