Programme Index

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A History of Ancient Britain

Series 1

Episode 4: Age of Bronze

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Neil Oliver continues his tour of Britain's past with the arrival of metals and how they ushered in a new age of social mobility, international trade and village life. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 2 months

Rick Stein visits Lisbon on the banks of the River Tagus, a city in love with its seafood and possibly the best custard tarts in the world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rick Stein
Production Company:
Denham Productions

Beck

Haunted by the Past

Duration: 1 hour, 26 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 9 months

Swedish crime drama. Martin Beck is back on duty. He and the rest of the group are thrown into a case where the body of a notorious Danish criminal has been found in the water at Liljeholmen. Show more

Contributors

Nicolai:
Simon Sears
Klas Freden:
Jonas Karlsson
Oskar Bergman :
Mans Nathanaelson
Inger Beck:
Rebecka Hemse
Vilhelm Beck:
Valter Skarsgard
Martin Beck:
Peter Haber
Jenny Boden:
Anna Asp
Director:
Pontus Klange

Brand

Beck

Three Families

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 2 months

Northern Ireland, 2013. Under the strict abortion law in force here, a mother faces prison for helping her teenage daughter. Show more

Contributors

Theresa Ryan:
Sinead Keenan
Orla Healy:
Lola Petticrew
Hannah Kennedy:
Amy James-Kelly
Jonathan Kennedy:
Colin Morgan
Mark Ryan:
Owen McDonnell
Louise Byrne:
Kerri Quinn
Kathleen Nolan:
Ger Ryan
Producer:
Chris Martin
Production Company:
Studio Lambert

Genres

Three Families

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 2 months

Determined to change the law, Hannah throws herself into campaigning. Theresa challenges her prosecution, and a third family faces a terrible choice. Show more

Contributors

Theresa Ryan:
Sinead Keenan
Orla Healy:
Lola Petticrew
Hannah Kennedy:
Amy James-Kelly
Jonathan Kennedy:
Colin Morgan
Rosie Fortress:
Genevieve O'Reilly
David Fortress:
Prasanna Puwanarajah
Mark Ryan:
Owen McDonnell
Louise Byrne:
Kerri Quinn
Kathleen Nolan:
Ger Ryan
Producer:
Chris Martin
Production Company:
Studio Lambert

Genres

Yes, Prime Minister

Series 2

Episode 4: A Conflict of Interest

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Classic sitcom. When a scandal breaks in the City, Jim Hacker and Sir Humphrey cannot agree on who should be the new governor of the Bank of England.

Contributors

James Hacker:
Paul Eddington
Sir Humphrey Appleby:
Nigel Hawthorne
Bernard Woolley:
Derek Fowlds
Sir Desmond Glazebrook:
Richard Vernon
Dorothy Wainwright:
Deborah Norton
Sir Frank Gordon:
Peter Cellier
Writer:
Antony Jay

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 3

Episode 2: Iron Age Remains

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Sitcom about an upwardly mobile housewife and her husband. Hyacinth has to put her plans for Richard's retirement on hold when Rose starts behaving outrageously. Show more

The Terror

Series 1

Go for Broke

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 21 days

Autumn, 1846. Two ships seeking the fabled Northwest Passage around Canada get caught in the Arctic ice. Show more

Contributors

Francis Crozier:
Jared Harris
Sir John Franklin:
Ciarán Hinds
James Fitzjames:
Tobias Menzies
Henry Goodsir:
Paul Ready
Cornelius Hickey:
Adam Nagaitis
Thomas Blanky:
Ian Hart
'Lady Silence':
Nive Nielsen
Henry Collins:
Trystan Gravelle
Dr Stanley:
Alistair Petrie
Lady Jane Franklin:
Greta Scacchi
Lt Edward Little:
Matthew McNulty
Thomas Jopson:
Liam Garrigan
William Gibson:
Edward Ashley
Dr MacDonald:
Charles Edwards
Lt. John Irving:
Ronan Raftery
John Bridgens:
John Lynch
John Morfin:
Anthony Flanagan
Sophia Cracroft:
Sian Brooke
Sgt Solomon Tozer:
David Walmsley
Lt Graham Gore:
Tom Weston-Jones
David Young:
Alfie Kingsnorth
Lt George Hodgson:
Christos Lawton
Sir John Ross:
Clive Russell

The Terror

Series 1

Gore

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 21 days

Having weathered the winter, the crews search for signs of the ice relenting. Lt Gore’s group, leaving messages on a barren but known landmass, have a violent encounter. Show more

Contributors

Francis Crozier:
Jared Harris
Sir John Franklin:
Ciarán Hinds
James Fitzjames:
Tobias Menzies
Henry Goodsir:
Paul Ready
Cornelius Hickey:
Adam Nagaitis
Thomas Blanky:
Ian Hart
'Lady Silence':
Nive Nielsen
Dr Stanley:
Alistair Petrie
Lady Jane Franklin:
Greta Scacchi
William Gibson:
Edward Ashley
Dr MacDonald:
Charles Edwards
Lt. John Irving:
Ronan Raftery
John Bridgens:
John Lynch
Sophia Cracroft:
Sian Brooke
Sgt Solomon Tozer:
David Walmsley
Lt Graham Gore:
Tom Weston-Jones
Director:
Edward Berger

The Terror

Series 1

The Ladder

Duration: 41 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 21 days

Days after another loss, Franklin is dismissive of Crozier, while the bear-trap has a bloody outcome. Show more

Contributors

Francis Crozier:
Jared Harris
Sir John Franklin:
Ciarán Hinds
James Fitzjames:
Tobias Menzies
Henry Goodsir:
Paul Ready
Cornelius Hickey:
Adam Nagaitis
Thomas Blanky:
Ian Hart
'Lady Silence':
Nive Nielsen
Lady Jane Franklin:
Greta Scacchi
William Gibson:
Edward Ashley
Lt. John Irving:
Ronan Raftery

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