Programme Index

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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 1

Episode 18: Walsall to Bournville

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Series in which Michael Portillo travels the country by train. He meets the Queen's saddler in Walsall and learns how to cook an Indian curry in Birmingham. Show more

Beautiful Minds

Series 2

Episode 3: Professor Richard Dawkins

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Dawkins discusses his book, the Selfish Gene, which divided the scientific community and made him the most influential evolutionary biologist of his time. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Richard Dawkins
Participant:
Richard Dawkins
Executive Producer:
Sacha Baveystock
Executive Producer:
Sacha Baveystock

Parkinson: The Interviews

Series 1

Episode 5: David Niven

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Four

Actor, writer and raconteur David Niven spills the beans about Hollywood's golden days as he talks about his work, his loves and his autobiographies, from 1972 and 1975. Show more

Episodes

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series. Convinced that Sean is having an affair with Morning, Beverly packs a bag and leaves, but a head-on collision has even more dire consequences. Show more

Contributors

Matt LeBlanc:
Matt LeBlanc
Beverly Lincoln:
Tamsin Greig
Sean Lincoln:
Stephen Mangan
Merc Lapidus:
John Pankow
Morning Randolph:
Mircea Monroe
Assistant Director:
Martin McDougall
Tour Guide:
Pepe Balderrama
Executive Producer:
David Crane
Executive Producer:
Jeffrey Klarik
Executive Producer:
Jimmy Mulville

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series about a misfit rambling club. On the annual trip to the south coast, Bob and Christine's rivalry comes to a head. Victor is hoping for his promised kiss from Hazel. Show more

Contributors

Christine:
Ruth Jones
Writer:
Andy Riley
Executive Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Production Manager:
Sam Moor

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 1

Episode 18: Walsall to Bournville

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Series in which Michael Portillo travels the country by train. He meets the Queen's saddler in Walsall and learns how to cook an Indian curry in Birmingham. Show more

Timeshift

Series 8

Between the Lines - Railways in Fiction and Film

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Novelist Andrew Martin presents a documentary examining how the train came to shape the work of writers and film-makers, from Wordsworth and Dickens to The Railway Children. Show more

Episodes

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series. Convinced that Sean is having an affair with Morning, Beverly packs a bag and leaves, but a head-on collision has even more dire consequences. Show more

Contributors

Matt LeBlanc:
Matt LeBlanc
Beverly Lincoln:
Tamsin Greig
Sean Lincoln:
Stephen Mangan
Merc Lapidus:
John Pankow
Morning Randolph:
Mircea Monroe
Assistant Director:
Martin McDougall
Tour Guide:
Pepe Balderrama
Executive Producer:
David Crane
Executive Producer:
Jeffrey Klarik
Executive Producer:
Jimmy Mulville

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series about a misfit rambling club. On the annual trip to the south coast, Bob and Christine's rivalry comes to a head. Victor is hoping for his promised kiss from Hazel. Show more

Contributors

Christine:
Ruth Jones
Writer:
Andy Riley
Executive Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Production Manager:
Sam Moor

Beautiful Minds

Series 2

Episode 3: Professor Richard Dawkins

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Dawkins discusses his book, the Selfish Gene, which divided the scientific community and made him the most influential evolutionary biologist of his time. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Richard Dawkins
Participant:
Richard Dawkins
Executive Producer:
Sacha Baveystock
Executive Producer:
Sacha Baveystock

BBC Four

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