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Five passionate gardeners born outside Britain show Anna Pavord the gardens which they have made here to remind them of their native homes.
2: Carla Carlisle introduced touches of her Mississippi background to her deeply English ancestral home in Suffolk. Producer Beaty Rubens Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Anna Pavord
Unknown:
Carla Carlisle
Producer:
Beaty Rubens

A sitcom by award-winning writer Joe Turner. 4: Mrs Drumond is being wooed by a lady-killer and Nicola is determined to find the right present for her dad's birthday. with Cherry Morris. Simon Greenall and Rne Time Fontayne. Producer Liz Anstee

Contributors

Unknown:
Joe Turner.
Unknown:
Mrs Drumond
Unknown:
Simon Greenall
Producer:
Liz Anstee
Jack:
Michael Williams
Nicola:
Lisa Coleman

Lars Tharp chairs the antiques quiz from Blickling Hall in Norfolk, an imposing Jacobean palace which was the birthplace of Anne Boleyn. With Peter Brown , Julia Poole , Geoffrey Munn and Jolyon Hudson.
Producers Elizabeth Abrahams and Anne Bristow. Repeated Sunday llpm

Contributors

Unknown:
Lars Tharp
Unknown:
Anne Boleyn.
Unknown:
Peter Brown
Unknown:
Julia Poole
Unknown:
Geoffrey Munn
Unknown:
Jolyon Hudson.
Producers:
Elizabeth Abrahams
Producers:
Anne Bristow.

Written and performed by Michael Mears. Being a man with an obsession for the sport, Dad is lovingly and appropriately buried within a stone's throw of the local racecourse. Being a man with an obsession for anything askew, Lenny has a problem - his father's headstone is tilting, ever so slightly, to the left. Director Enyd Williams

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Mears.
Director:
Enyd Williams

Comedy by Antony Jay and Jonathan Lynn , starring Open Government. Jim is re-elected and risks earning a place in The Guinness Book of Records. with Bill Nighy , John Nettleton , Edward Jewesbury
. Gordon Clyde and Haydn Wood. Producer Pete Atkin Repeat

Contributors

Comedy By:
Antony Jay
Comedy By:
Jonathan Lynn
Unknown:
Bill Nighy
Unknown:
John Nettleton
Unknown:
Edward Jewesbury
Unknown:
. Gordon Clyde
Unknown:
Haydn Wood.
Producer:
Pete Atkin
Jim Hacker:
Paul Eddington
Sir Huphrey:
Nigel Hawthorne
Bernard:
- Derekfowlds
Annie:
Diana Hoddinott

Hindenberg/MacDonald. Professor Roy Porter reconsiders the performance of political figures of the 20th century. During the 1930s, British prime minister Ramsay MacDonaid was suffering from depression, his eyesight and his brain were failing. In Germany, President Hindenburg had first retired before the First World War. Now he was in his eighties. Were these men fit enough to meet the rise of Hitler? Producer Ian Bell Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy Porter
Unknown:
Ramsay MacDonaid
Producer:
Ian Bell

A comedy by Tony Roche. 3: Dodgy Phil , the man who has put a roller coaster in the bar, comes up with yet another scheme to improve the fortunes of the pub. Special guest Edith Piaf.
Producer Jane Berthoud

Contributors

Comedy By:
Tony Roche.
Comedy By:
Dodgy Phil
Unknown:
Edith Piaf.
Producer:
Jane Berthoud
Garry:
Alistair McGowan
Barry:
Phil Cornwell
Dodgy Phil:
John Thomson

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