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Series 2

Episode 1: Cromer or Bust

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Sitcom. When Timothy's parents go on a second honeymoon, he plans to hold a party - with the intention of seducing Veronica Straddles. Show more

Contributors

Timothy Lumsden:
Ronnie Corbett
Mrs Lumsden:
Barbara Lott
Mr Lumsden:
William Moore
Brewer's Drayman:
Leo Dolan
Winford:
Graham Rowe
Veronica Straddles:
Karen Cooper
Ambulance Man:
Norman Comer
1st Angler:
Peter Tullo
2nd Angler:
Ridgewell Hawkes
Producer:
David Askey

Nature's Wonderlands: Islands of Evolution

Episode 1: Hawaii: A New Eden

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Richard Fortey investigates why islands are laboratories of evolution. On Hawaii he finds honeycreeper birds, carnivorous caterpillars and silversword plants. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Fortey
Production Company:
Lion Television
Series Producer:
Shaun Trevisick
Camera Operator:
Sebastian Duthy
Executive Producer:
Bill Locke
Assistant Producer:
Georgina Stewart
Production Manager:
Emma Falkus
Production Coordinator:
Katie King
Participant:
Hannah Mounce
Participant:
Chipper Wichman
Participant:
Steve Montgomery
Participant:
Brendon Coat
Participant:
Ellie Armstrong
Participant:
Don Swanson
Participant:
Andy Rossiter
Participant:
Molly Hagerman
Participant:
Chris Warren
Participant:
Sam Gon III

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Paul Bettany portrays Charles Darwin during his great misgivings on completing his masterwork on evolution which contravened his wife's beliefs and would cause religious turmoil. Show more

Contributors

Charles Darwin:
Paul Bettany
Emma Darwin:
Jennifer Connelly
Reverend Innes:
Jeremy Northam
Thomas Huxley:
Toby Jones
Joseph Hooker:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Parslow:
Jim Carter
Dr Gully:
Bill Paterson
Annie Darwin:
Martha West
Technician:
Guy Henry
Nanny Brodie:
Ellie Haddington
Dr Holland:
Robert Glenister
Director:
Jon Amiel
Writer:
Jon Amiel

Nature's Wonderlands: Islands of Evolution

Episode 1: Hawaii: A New Eden

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Richard Fortey investigates why islands are laboratories of evolution. On Hawaii he finds honeycreeper birds, carnivorous caterpillars and silversword plants. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Fortey
Production Company:
Lion Television
Series Producer:
Shaun Trevisick
Camera Operator:
Sebastian Duthy
Executive Producer:
Bill Locke
Assistant Producer:
Georgina Stewart
Production Manager:
Emma Falkus
Production Coordinator:
Katie King
Participant:
Hannah Mounce
Participant:
Chipper Wichman
Participant:
Steve Montgomery
Participant:
Brendon Coat
Participant:
Ellie Armstrong
Participant:
Don Swanson
Participant:
Andy Rossiter
Participant:
Molly Hagerman
Participant:
Chris Warren
Participant:
Sam Gon III

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