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Series 1

Episode 4: Bachelor Seeks Anywhere

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

1980s sitcom about a middle-aged man still living with his parents. Timothy makes a determined effort to find himself a flat.


Timothy Lumsden:
Ronnie Corbett
Mrs Lumsden:
Barbara Lott
Mr Lumsden:
William Moore
Lynne Ross
Library User:
Wilfred Grove
Scottish Tramp:
Charles Stewart
David Askey



Episode 12: What's Wrong with Our Weather?

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 15 days

Physicist Dr Helen Czerski and meteorologist John Hammond examine Britain's recent extreme weather and ask if future seasons will include ever harsher winters. Show more

Natural World


Episode 2: Giant Squid: Filming the Impossible - Natural World Special

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Documentary following an international team of scientists as they deploy underwater robots and state-of-the-art submersible vessels off the coast of Japan to find the giant squid. Show more

Britain on Film

Series 2

Episode 8: Worlds Apart

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

1960s short films made by the Rank Organisation on foreign excursions, including the reindeer herders of Lapland and the young Dalai Lama in India following his exile. Show more


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