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The Good Life

Series 2

The Guru of Surbiton

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Comedy about a couple trying to live self-sufficiently in Surbiton. Tom's philosophy of life attracts two young disciples - but not permanently, he hopes.

Contributors

Barbara Good:
Felicity Kendal
Margo Leadbeatter:
Penelope Keith
Jerry Leadbeatter:
Paul Eddington

Regional Variations (2)

The Curious House Guest

Series 1

Castle Leslie

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two East

Available for years

Jeremy Musson meets a disco-dancing baronet at Castle Leslie in County Monaghan, Ireland, where Paul McCartney and Heather Mills tied the knot in 2002.

4/6. In 2002, Alan Titchmarsh created a pond from scratch. Returning to discover what's flourished, dried up or drowned, he shows how to bring it to its peak. Director Kath Moore ; Executive producer Dick Colthurst RT DIRECT: How to Be a Gardener, series one VHS £14.99 inc p&p (RRP £16.99). To order call [number removed]3850 (national rate).

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Titchmarsh
Director:
Kath Moore
Producer:
Dick Colthurst

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Travel with Bill Oddie to the island of Mull as he dodges downpours and midges in his search for some truly stunning Scottish wildlife.

3/3. Saints and Sinners. From the first ever crime reconstruction film, to the striking religious walks that were once regular community events in the north of England, Mitchell and Kenyon recorded the full moral spectrum of Edwardian behaviour. The duo also moved into fiction, but as the popularity of cinema grew, the end of an era approached. With Dan Cruickshank. Series producer Emma Hindley ; Exec producer Simon Ford

Contributors

Unknown:
Dan Cruickshank.
Producer:
Emma Hindley
Producer:
Simon Ford

Regional Variations (2)

The Keith Barret Show

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Spoof chat show hosted by Rob Brydon's comedy character Keith Barret, the ever-cheerful cab driver. The guests are Vinnie Jones and his wife Tanya. Show more

Thoughtful period crime drama, starring Christopher Walken , Chris Penn and Vincent Gallo. When a young mafioso is murdered, his brother vows to find the killer. Review page 52. Director Abel Ferrara (1996, 18)

Contributors

Unknown:
Christopher Walken
Unknown:
Chris Penn
Unknown:
Vincent Gallo.
Director:
Abel Ferrara

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Open University/General Interest
Repeats not indicated.
2.00 Musee du Louvre 2235349
2.50 Ever Wondered? 5609436
3.00 The Glastonbury Tales 89639
3.30 An A to Z of English 42165
4.00 Wendepunkte
With German subtitles. 36558
4.30 Mosaico Hispanico
With Spanish subtitles. 80368
5.00 Looking at What Happens in Hospitals 42610
5.30 Cultures of the Walkman (S)

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