Programme Index

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Horrible Histories

Series 4

Episode 4

on BBC HD

Available for years

Historical sketch show. HHTV's war reporter Mike Peabody regrets his decision to cover the Norman Siege of Palermo, and the Pilgrim Fathers rap about Jamestown in America. Show more

One Man and His Dog

LIVE!

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC HD

The first-ever live series of the dog trials show kicks off in Gower, Wales, starting with the 'young handlers' round followed by the challenging 'brace' round. Show more

Coast

Series 4 Reversions

Episode 6: Wexford to Killiney

Duration: 21 minutes

on BBC HD

Miranda Krestovnikoff goes to Wexford in search of the rare white-fronted geese, and Dick Strawbridge takes a ride on 'Brunel's Folly'. Show more

Wartime Farm

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC HD

History programme recreating British farming as it was during World War II. The team tackle the conditions faced in 1940, in the face of rationing and the Blitz. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ruth Goodman
Presenter:
Alex Langlands
Producer:
Naomi Benson
Director:
Naomi Benson
Executive Producer:
David Upshal
Presenter:
Peter Ginn

Grand Tours of Scotland

Series 2

Episode 1: Crossing the Border

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC HD

Paul Murton follows in the footsteps of Scotland's first tourists. He boards a traditional gypsy caravan to travel through the Borders and up to Glasgow. Show more

QI XL

Series J

Episode 1: Jargon

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC HD

Quiz show. Stephen Fry investigates the letter J with Victoria Coren Mitchell, Bill Bailey, Jimmy Carr and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Alan Davies
Participant:
Jimmy Carr
Participant:
Bill Bailey
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

The Thick of It

Series 4

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC HD

Political satire. Nicola Murray struggles to break in her new policy advisor, though of course she is already stressed by seeing Dan Miller get friendly with Malcolm Tucker. Show more

Contributors

Malcolm Tucker:
Peter Capaldi
Ben Swain:
Justin Edwards
Nicola Murray:
Rebecca Front
Helen Hatley:
Rebecca Gethings
Oliver Reeder:
Chris Addison
Dan Miller:
Tony Gardner
Geoff Holhurst:
Rob Edwards
Journalist:
Gareth Tunley
Journalist:
Chetna Pandya
Director:
Billy Sneddon
Executive Producer:
Armando Iannucci
Producer:
Adam Tandy
Writer:
Roger Drew
Writer:
Sean Gray
Writer:
Will Smith
Writer:
Dan Gaster
Writer:
Ian Martin

Parade's End

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC HD

In Rouen, an exhausted Christopher prepares soldiers for the draft. Back in London, Sylvia decides to visit her husband in France, oblivious to the consequences for him. Show more

Contributors

Christopher Tietjens:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Sylvia Tietjens:
Rebecca Hall
General Campion:
Roger Allam
Valentine Wannop:
Adelaide Clemens
Bertram:
Jonathan Coy
Mark Tietjens:
Rupert Everett
Lady Claudine:
Clare Higgins
McKechnie:
Patrick Kennedy
Colonel Levin:
Elliot Levey
Potty Perowne:
Tom Mison
General Haggard:
Ronald Pickup
Bobbie Pelham:
Anna Skellern
Glorvina:
Sasha Waddell
Lord Beichen:
Leslie de Gruyter
Latin Teacher:
Anna Maguire
Mrs Ferguson:
Lucy Briers
First Teacher:
Emma Dewhurst
Second Teacher:
Tilly Blackwood
Sergeant Major Cowley:
Nick Holder
O'Nine Morgan:
Kyle Redmond-Jones
Capitaine Thurston:
Pierre Van Heddegem
Canadian Captain:
Louis Talpe
O Five Thomas:
Tom Harries
Hotchkiss:
Nicholas Lumley
Army Groom:
Tat Whatley
Hotel Manager:
Gert Lahousse
Schoolgirl 1:
Bea Wavell Grant
Schoolgirl 3:
Oriane Nell Grant
General O'Hara:
Iain Mitchell
Sergeant Cook Case:
Jonathan Ryland
Producer:
David Parfitt
Director:
Susanna White

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

on BBC HD

Available for 1 month

Drama examining the relationship between Tony Blair and Bill Clinton as they deal with the Monica Lewinsky scandal and the war in Kosovo. Starring Michael Sheen and Dennis Quaid. Show more

Contributors

Tony Blair:
Michael Sheen
Bill Clinton:
Dennis Quaid
Hillary Clinton:
Hope Davis
Cherie Blair:
Helen McCrory
Jonathan Powell:
Adam Godley
Jacques Chirac:
Marc Rioufol
Alastair Campbell:
Mark Bazeley
Gordon Brown:
Chris Wilson
Reporter:
John Schwab
Foreign Policy Advisor:
Matthew Marsh
Protocol Officer:
Nancy Crane
Producer:
Frank Doelger
Producer:
Ann Wingate

BBC HD

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