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University Challenge

Christmas 2017

Episode 3: University of York v University of Southampton

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

A festive quiz featuring university alumni. The York team features Tom Service, and the Southampton team includes John Wilson. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Series Producer:
Irene Daniels
Executive Producer:
Peter Gwyn
Director:
Tracey Rooney
Production Company:
ITV Studios

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

This year’s best archaeological finds from the east of the UK: a monument as old as Stonehenge, a dig at the site of Britain’s first tank battle and some disturbing Roman burials. Show more

Contributors

Reporter:
Raksha Dave
Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Executive Producer:
Eamon Hardy
Executive Producer:
Emma Parkins
Series Producer:
Nick Gillam-Smith
Director:
Louise Ord

Vic & Bob's Big Night Out

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Vic & Bob are joined by pop sensation George Ezra, who performs a wonderful act in Novelty Island before singing his number one hit Shotgun. Show more

Inside No. 9

Series 2

Episode 3: The Trial of Elizabeth Gadge

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 10 months

Chilling comedy. Two witch-finders are summoned by Sir Andrew Pike to the village of Little Happens in order to try a defenceless old woman. Show more

Contributors

Mr Clarke:
Steve Pemberton
Sir Andrew Pike:
David Warner
Sarah Nutter:
Sinead Matthews
Thomas Nutter:
Jim Howick
George Waterhouse:
Trevor Cooper
Richard Two-Shoes:
Paul Kaye
Elizabeth Gadge:
Ruth Sheen
Director:
Dan Zeff
Producer:
Adam Tandy

Nature's Wonderlands: Islands of Evolution

Episode 3: Madeira: Island Ark

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Richard Fortey travels to Madeira to examine what happens to a volcanic island as it nears the end of its life cycle and starts sinking back into the sea. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Fortey
Production Company:
Lion Television
Series Producer:
Shaun Trevisick
Executive Producer:
Bill Locke
Assistant Producer:
Georgina Stewart
Production Manager:
Emma Falkus
Production Coordinator:
Katie King
Participant:
Umberto Silva
Participant:
Jose Jesus
Participant:
Jao Canning Claud
Participant:
Manuel Biscoito

An Art Lovers' Guide

Series 1

Episode 3: St Petersburg

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Dr Janina Ramirez and Alastair Sooke discover St Petersburg through its art and architecture, looking to see how art has been used to enhance its power and prestige. Show more

Collateral

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Crime drama series. DI Kip Glaspie leads the investigation into the unexplained shooting of Abdullah Asif, a pizza delivery driver and Syrian refugee. Show more

Contributors

DI Kip Glaspie:
Carey Mulligan
David Mars:
John Simm
Jane Oliver:
Nicola Walker
Karen Mars:
Billie Piper
Sandrine Shaw:
Jeany Spark
Laurie Stone:
Hayley Squires
DSU Jack Haley:
Ben Miles
Deborah Clifford:
Saskia Reeves
Fatima Asif:
Ahd Kamel
Mikey Gowans:
Brian Vernel
Linh Xuan Huy:
Kae Alexander
Abdullah Asif:
Sam Otto
Elfie Mars:
Molly Simm
Gerald:
Tom Turner
DC Rakhee Shah:
Vineeta Rishi
Suki Vincent:
Kim Medcalf
Robert Walsh:
Mark Umbers
DC Euan Johnson:
Rob Jarvis
Fuzz Gupta:
Nick Mohammed
Mona Asif:
July Namir
Shelley:
Raghad Chaar
Genevieve:
Alais Lawson
Connor:
Tony Way
Alice Stone:
Nicola Duffett
Gun Store Armourer:
Tony McCullough
Writer:
David Hare
Director:
SJ Clarkson

Collateral

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Crime drama series. DI Kip Glaspie knows that Abdullah's sisters hold the key to his death, but why is a sinister MI5 officer doing his best to derail the investigation? Show more

Contributors

DI Kip Glaspie:
Carey Mulligan
David Mars:
John Simm
Jane Oliver:
Nicola Walker
Karen Mars:
Billie Piper
Sandrine Shaw:
Jeany Spark
Laurie Stone:
Hayley Squires
DSU Jack Haley:
Ben Miles
Fatima Asif:
Ahd Kamel
Phoebe Dyson:
Orla Brady
Peter Westbourne:
Richard McCabe
Mikey Gowans:
Brian Vernel
Linh Xuan Huy:
Kae Alexander
Xan Schofield:
Adrian Lukis
Major Tim Dyson:
Robert Portal
Sam Spence:
John Heffernan
Mona Asif:
July Namir
JDG Minivan Driver:
Tony Green
Amanda Hall:
Alex Reid
DC Rakhee Shah:
Vineeta Rishi
Mehmet Akman:
George Georgiou
Bhuran Demir:
Guy List
Alice Stone:
Nicola Duffett
Gillian Noxolo:
Anna-Maria Nabirye
Connor:
Tony Way
Elfie Mars:
Molly Simm
Genevieve:
Alais Lawson
CO Chips Benson:
Oliver Alvin-Wilson
Sarah Lawson:
Joanna Bobin
Fuzz Gupta:
Nick Mohammed
DC Euan Johnson:
Rob Jarvis
Writer:
David Hare
Director:
SJ Clarkson
Production Company:
The Forge Entertainment Ltd

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

This year’s best archaeological finds from the east of the UK: a monument as old as Stonehenge, a dig at the site of Britain’s first tank battle and some disturbing Roman burials. Show more

Contributors

Reporter:
Raksha Dave
Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Executive Producer:
Eamon Hardy
Executive Producer:
Emma Parkins
Series Producer:
Nick Gillam-Smith
Director:
Louise Ord

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