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The New Avengers

BBC Four

The New Avengers

Series 2

Episode 3: Medium Rare

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

The paymaster to a team of informers dies under suspicious circumstances. Steed is helped by a fake medium who suddenly discovers that her powers are real. Show more

Contributors

John Steed:
Patrick Macnee
Graeme Henry Wallace:
Jon Finch
Victoria Stanton:
Sue Holderness
George Cowley:
Hugh Walters

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Britain's Best Drives

BBC Four

Britain's Best Drives

Episode 4: Lake District

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Richard Wilson drives a convertible Triumph TR3A around some of the Lake District's most famous roads. He gets the lowdown on the area from author Hunter Davies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Wilson
Participant:
Hunter Davies
Producer:
Jonney Steven
Participant:
John Jennings
Participant:
Chris Brown
Participant:
Jimmy Brown
Participant:
Richard Leafe

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Richard Wilson Learns to Drive

BBC Four

Britain's Best Drives

Episode 7: Richard Wilson Learns to Drive

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

In preparation for a car trip around Britain, Richard Wilson learns how to use a gearstick again, having driven only automatics for the past 30 years. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Wilson
Participant:
Derek Bell
Participant:
Peter Randall
Participant:
Stephen Lang
Participant:
Steve Hallam
Series Producer:
Neil Edwards
Director:
Neil Edwards

Regional Variations (2)

The History of the Future: Cars

BBC Four

Phill Jupitus looks at how we thought the car of the future was going to turn out and finds out why it didn't happen that way, focusing on the classic era of the 50s and 60s. Show more

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Michael Smith's Drivetime

BBC Four

Michael Smith's Drivetime

Episode 4: Me and My Car

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Smith explores Britain's obsession with cars and driving. He almost finds true love in the passenger seat of a Jag and spends a hellish day at a car expo. Show more

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I've Never Seen Star Wars

BBC Four

I've Never Seen Star Wars

Series 1

Episode 1: Clive Anderson

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Marcus Brigstocke hosts a chat show in which he invites his guest Clive Anderson to try five new cultural experiences, things he has always avoided. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Britain's Best Drives

Episode 7: Richard Wilson Learns to Drive

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

In preparation for a car trip around Britain, Richard Wilson learns how to use a gearstick again, having driven only automatics for the past 30 years. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Wilson
Participant:
Derek Bell
Participant:
Peter Randall
Participant:
Stephen Lang
Participant:
Steve Hallam
Series Producer:
Neil Edwards
Director:
Neil Edwards

Regional Variations (2)

I've Never Seen Star Wars

Series 1

Episode 1: Clive Anderson

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Marcus Brigstocke hosts a chat show in which he invites his guest Clive Anderson to try five new cultural experiences, things he has always avoided. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Britain's Best Drives

Episode 4: Lake District

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Richard Wilson drives a convertible Triumph TR3A around some of the Lake District's most famous roads. He gets the lowdown on the area from author Hunter Davies. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Wilson
Participant:
Hunter Davies
Producer:
Jonney Steven
Participant:
John Jennings
Participant:
Chris Brown
Participant:
Jimmy Brown
Participant:
Richard Leafe

BBC Four

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