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Regional Variations (2)

Wives and Daughters

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Four

Period drama following the intrigues, loves and losses experienced by young Molly Gibson. A protective Dr Gibson sends Molly away from a pupil who has confessed his love for her. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Gibson:
Francesca Annis
Squire Hamley:
Michael Gambon
Mr Gibson:
Bill Paterson
Molly Gibson:
Justine Waddell
Lord Cumnor:
Ian Carmichael
Miss Phoebe:
Deborah Findlay
Miss Browning:
Barbara Flynn
Mr Preston:
Iain Glen
Mrs Hamley:
Penelope Wilton

Regional Variations (2)

It's Time to Go Nationwide

BBC Four

Documentary looking at Nationwide, Britain's first truly regional TV programme, which ran on BBC from 1969 to 1983. Featuring Sue Lawley, Michael Barratt and Richard Stilgoe. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Michael Barratt
Participant:
Frank Bough
Participant:
Esther Rantzen

Regional Variations (2)

It's Time to Go Nationwide

BBC Four

Documentary looking at Nationwide, Britain's first truly regional TV programme, which ran on BBC from 1969 to 1983. Featuring Sue Lawley, Michael Barratt and Richard Stilgoe. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Michael Barratt
Participant:
Frank Bough
Participant:
Esther Rantzen

Regional Variations (2)

Documentary telling the story of how Darwin came to write On the Origin of Species, which took 20 years of personal struggle as turbulent as that of the natural world he observed. Show more

BBC Four

About BBC Four

BBC Four reflects arts, music and culture with an ambitious range of intellectually and culturally enriching programmes, taking an expert and in-depth approach to its subjects.

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