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Big and Small

Series 2

Episode 9: I See, You Saw

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC HD

The adventures of two unlikely friends. Big and Small build a see-saw to touch the sky, but they keep getting the balance wrong. Show more

Contributors

Voice of Big and Small:
Lenny Henry
Voice of Twiba and Ruby:
Imelda Staunton
Director:
Jamie Shannon
Producer:
David Collier
Puppeteer:
Todd Doldersum
Puppeteer:
Jason Hopley
Puppeteer:
Jamie Shannon

Tinga Tinga Tales

Series 1

Episode 22: Why Caterpillar Is Never in a Hurry

on BBC HD

Stories telling how animals got their distinctive parts. Caterpillar is never in a hurry, even when all the other animals are racing around. Show more

Contributors

Monkey Red:
Eugene Muchiri
Caterpillar/Butterfly:
Akiya Henry
Monkey Orange:
Ben Spybey
Monkey Yellow:
Faraaz Meghani
Woodpecker:
Akiya Henry
Peacock:
Cyril Nri
Elephant:
Lenny Henry
Tortoise:
Shaun Parkes
Tickbird:
Tameka Empson
Mama Cheetah:
Angelina Koinange
Chameleon:
Patrick Kanyeki
Composer:
Eric Wainaina
Series Producer:
Claudia Lloyd

Lunch Monkeys

Series 1

Episode 1: Spacepants

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC HD

Comedy series in which slack admin workers at a law firm cause havoc. Kenny tries to ask Tania out, but ends up trying to find spacepants. Show more

Rab C Nesbitt

Series 9

Episode 4: Passion

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC HD

Comedy featuring Scotland's string-vested sage. Rab struggles to get his head round all the angles in a love triangle involving his son, a local barmaid and his best mate. Show more

Contributors

Rab C Nesbitt:
Gregor Fisher
Mary Nesbitt:
Elaine C Smith
Gash Nesbitt:
Iain Robertson
Jamesie Cotter:
Tony Roper
Ella Cotter:
Barbara Rafferty
Reverend Marr:
David Hayman
Camille:
Cora Bissett
Producer:
Colin Gilbert
Director:
Colin Gilbert
Executive Producer:
Rab Christie

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC HD

Drama about children's storyteller Enid Blyton, following her career from ambitious young woman to household name and moral guardian, while glimpsing her own dark childhood. Show more

Contributors

Hugh Pollock:
Matthew Macfadyen
Kenneth Waters:
Denis Lawson
Hanly Blyton:
Joseph Millson
Theresa Blyton:
Pooky Quesnel
Thomas Blyton:
Philip Wright
Enid (aged 19):
Lisa Diveney
Maid Maggie:
Eileen O'Higgins
Mrs Waters:
Gabrielle Reidy
BBC Interviewer:
Douglas Reith
Dr Beresford:
Nicholas Lumley
Army Officer:
Travis Oliver
Librarian:
Toby Manley
Child at party:
Isabella Blake-Thomas
Director:
James Hawes

Dan Snow looks at how the 19th-century Navy used gunboat diplomacy to push British interests further afield, before losing its naval supremacy after the First World War. Show more

The Old Guys

Series 1

Episode 1: Sally's Party

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC HD

Sitcom about two elderly delinquents. Sally is having a party, and Tom and Roy are desperate to be invited. But will a fall and a bladder contest scupper their plans? Show more

BBC HD

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