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Series 2

Episode 2: Perchance to Dream

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Sitcom about a middle-aged bachelor. The prospect of a promotion at work heralds a bout of sleepwalking and recurring nightmares for Timothy. Show more

Contributors

Timothy Lumsden:
Ronnie Corbett
Mrs Lumsden:
Barbara Lott
Mr Lumsden:
William Moore
Psychotherapist:
Helen Fraser
Secretary:
Amanda Gee
Producer:
David Askey

Documentary charting the life of snooker legend Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins. Contributors include Jimmy White, Ronnie O'Sullivan, Dennis Taylor and Barry Hearn. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
James Nesbitt
Producer:
Jason Bernard
Director:
Jason Bernard
Participant:
Jimmy White
Participant:
Ronnie O'Sullivan
Participant:
Dennis Taylor
Participant:
Barry Hearn
Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ray Reardon

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

Stephen Smith explores the life and work of the virtuoso jeweller Carl Faberge, who transformed his father's modest business into the world's most famous supplier of luxury items. Show more

Stories from the Dark Earth: Meet the Ancestors Revisited

Episode 3: Sacred Women of the Iron Age

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Archaeologist Julian Richards has the latest on two very different burials of Iron Age women and a brand new discovery in a rare chariot burial. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Available for 6 months

Simon Armitage traces the evolution of the Arthurian legend through the literature of the medieval age and reveals that King Arthur is not the great national hero we think he is. Show more

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