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Series 1

Episode 1: For Love or Mummy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Sitcom about a middle-aged man who lives with his parents. Timothy meets a girl at his amateur dramatics society and wants to go on a riverboat shuffle with her. Show more


Timothy Lumsden:
Ronnie Corbett
Phyllis Lumsden:
Barbara Lott
Sidney Lumsden:
William Moore
David Askey

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Archaeologist Julian Richards returns to some of his most important digs. New science on two rich burials from late Roman Britain reveals unexpected secrets. Show more

Britain on Film

Series 2

Episode 3: Island Nation

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Using the 1960s Look at Life films to examine the implications of Britain's identity as an island nation, a geographical reality that influences its national psyche. Show more


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