Programme Index

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Britain's Best Drives

Episode 6: The Trossachs

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

In his final drive, Richard returns to the country of his birth in a splendid 1950s Bentley and discovers what it is about great vistas that gives us such a thrill. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Wilson
Producer:
Jonney Steven
Participant:
Moira McLaren
Participant:
Ian Williams
Participant:
Hugh Neil
Participant:
Jimmy Tannock
Participant:
Anne McKinley
Participant:
David Barlow
Executive Producer:
Richard Klein
Series Producer:
Neil Edwards

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Series about the electricity grid continues by exploring how switching on has transformed our lives over the last 60 years, from gadgets to creating a consumer society. Show more

Getting On

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Darkly comic series set in an NHS Trust hospital. With Den and Hilary flirting behind closed doors, an incident on the ward is all it takes to trigger the blame game. Show more

Contributors

Nurse Kim Wilde:
Jo Brand
Dr Pippa Moore:
Vicki Pepperdine
Sister Den Flixter:
Joanna Scanlan
Matron Hilary Loftus:
Ricky Grover
Mrs Fyvie:
Nan Kerr
Peggy Lowe:
Hazel Douglas
Neville Lowe:
Michael Gould
Megan Hughes:
Helen Griffin
Peter Healy:
Peter Capaldi
Director:
Peter Capaldi
Writer:
Jo Brand

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 months

Moving comedy drama about a young hairdresser (Julie Walters) who decides to better herself by enrolling at college. Based on Willy Russell's award-winning stage play. Show more

Contributors

Dr Frank Bryant:
Michael Caine
Rita Susan White:
Julie Walters
Director:
Lewis Gilbert
Rita's Father:
Godfrey Quigley
Bursar:
Pat Daly
Collins:
Kim Fortune
Executive Producer:
Herbert L Oakes
Producer:
Lewis Gilbert
Director of photography:
Frank Watts

Formats

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Mark Lawson talks to the actress Julie Walters about her life and career, as she explores her working class roots, struggles with self-confidence and finding peace at 60. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Series about the electricity grid continues by exploring how switching on has transformed our lives over the last 60 years, from gadgets to creating a consumer society. Show more

Getting On

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Darkly comic series set in an NHS Trust hospital. With Den and Hilary flirting behind closed doors, an incident on the ward is all it takes to trigger the blame game. Show more

Contributors

Nurse Kim Wilde:
Jo Brand
Dr Pippa Moore:
Vicki Pepperdine
Sister Den Flixter:
Joanna Scanlan
Matron Hilary Loftus:
Ricky Grover
Mrs Fyvie:
Nan Kerr
Peggy Lowe:
Hazel Douglas
Neville Lowe:
Michael Gould
Megan Hughes:
Helen Griffin
Peter Healy:
Peter Capaldi
Director:
Peter Capaldi
Writer:
Jo Brand

Genres

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Series about the electricity grid continues by exploring how switching on has transformed our lives over the last 60 years, from gadgets to creating a consumer society. Show more

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