Programme Index

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Regional Variations (2)

Days That Shook the World

BBC Four

Days that Shook the World

Series 1 (60 minutes)

Hiroshima

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary recalling 6 August 1945, when the atom bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, with testimony from American colonel Paul Tibbets and people caught in the blast. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Storyvllle: The Trials of Oppenheimer

BBC Four

Storyville

The Trials of Oppenheimer

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 6 months

A Storyville documentary that profiles J Robert Oppenheimer, controversial father of the atomic bomb, mixing interviews with scholars and former colleagues with dramatic recreations. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Getting On

BBC Four

Getting On

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Dark comedy series set in a geriatric ward. Pippa prepares her research paper and Den and Kim deal with a male referral, but it is problem patient Ivy who dominates the day. Show more

Contributors

Nurse Kim Wilde:
Jo Brand
Dr Pippa Moore:
Vicki Pepperdine
Sister Den Flixter:
Joanna Scanlan
Matron Hilary Loftus:
Ricky Grover
Director:
Peter Capaldi
Writer:
Jo Brand

Genres

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The Mother

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for over a year

Drama about a widow who goes to stay with her grown up offspring. As she comes to terms with the past, she embarks on a startling new relationship with her daughter's boyfriend. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Storyville

BBC Four

Storyville

The Trials of Oppenheimer

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 6 months

A Storyville documentary that profiles J Robert Oppenheimer, controversial father of the atomic bomb, mixing interviews with scholars and former colleagues with dramatic recreations. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Batman

BBC Four

Batman

Series 1

Episode 29: The Bookworm Turns

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Four

Fantasy adventure series. While Batman is sent on a false trail, the Bookworm kidnaps Robin and leaves him tied to the clapper of the Wayne Memorial Clock Tower.

Contributors

Batman/Bruce Wayne:
Adam West
Robin/Dick Grayson:
Burt Ward
Alfred Pennyworth:
Alan Napier
Commissioner Gordon:
Neil Hamilton
Chief O'Hara:
Stafford Repp
Aunt Harriet Cooper:
Madge Blake

Batman

Series 1

Episode 30: While Gotham City Burns

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Four

Action comedy series. The cloaked crimebuster and his assistant pit their wits against the devilish Bookworm and are trapped inside a giant cook book. Show more

Contributors

Batman/Bruce Wayne:
Adam West
Robin/Dick Grayson:
Burt Ward
Commissioner Gordon:
Neil Hamilton
Alfred Pennyworth:
Alan Napier
Chief O'Hara:
Stafford Repp
Aunt Harriet Cooper:
Madge Blake

Regional Variations (2)

Days that Shook the World

BBC Four

Days that Shook the World

Series 1 (60 minutes)

Hiroshima

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary recalling 6 August 1945, when the atom bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, with testimony from American colonel Paul Tibbets and people caught in the blast. 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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About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More