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Comedy based on the novel by P.G. Wodehouse, starring Norman Wisdom.

During the 1920s, two men returning to England on a transatlantic liner fall in love with two fellow passengers.
Review page 58. (1962, U) (BW)

Contributors

Based on the novel by:
P.G. Wodehouse
Director:
Henry Kaplan
[Actor]:
Norman Wisdom

A world-class line-up tees off on the opening day of the Women's British Open golf championship at Royal Birkdale. The defending champion, England's
Karen Stupples , will be counting on the support of the Lancashire crowd as she aims for a repeat of her conclusive five-stroke victory at Sunningdale last year, which earned her a cheque for £160,000. Presented by Hazel Irvine.
Meanwhile, the 3.25 Goodwood
Cup, worth E100,000 and won last year by Darasim, is the showpiece race on day three of Glorious Goodwood, with other starts at 2.15, 2.50 and 4.00. Editor (golf) Barbara Slater ; Executive producer (golf) Kate McKeag

Contributors

Unknown:
Karen Stupples
Presented By:
Hazel Irvine.
Unknown:
Barbara Slater
Unknown:
Kate McKeag

Deep underground in the Yorkshire Dales, Aubrey Manning uncovers the secrets of dry-stone walls.
Producer John Triffitt ; Executive producer Richard Reisz Aubrey Manning investigates Landscape Mysteries at 12 midnight

Contributors

Unknown:
Aubrey Manning
Producer:
John Triffitt
Producer:
Richard Reisz
Producer:
Aubrey Manning

4/6. South East Asia or South America? Roving
Liverpudlian lass Debra Powell , 24, longs to continue her round-the-world adventures, but first there's the small matter of maxed-out credit cards and mounting bank loans to consider. It's time for Debra to hear some sobering home truths - but will she listen to her exasperated parents? Max Beesley narrates.
Producer Jamie Matson : Executive producer Helen Bullough BBC ACTION LINE: [number removed]09. Calls are free

Contributors

Unknown:
Debra Powell
Unknown:
Max Beesley
Producer:
Jamie Matson
Producer:
Helen Bullough

Regional Variations (2)

Extras

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 35 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Comedy series from Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant. Maggie suggests that Andy ask leading man Ross Kemp for a line in the programme Ultimate Force. Show more

Contributors

Andy Millman:
Ricky Gervais
Maggie Jacobs:
Ashley Jensen
As Himself:
Ross Kemp
As Himself:
Vinnie Jones
Lady Hamilton:
Natasha Little
Film Director:
Peter Sullivan
Wardrobe Lady:
Emma Thornett
Woman in Queue:
Katherine Parkinson
Female Extra:
Emma Gilmour
Director:
Ricky Gervais

Regional Variations (2)

The Catherine Tate Show

BBC Two England

The Catherine Tate Show

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 9 months

Award-winning comedy sketch series co-written and performed by the versatile comedy actress, featuring a gallery of memorable characters. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Absolute Power

Series 2

The Trial

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Satirical comedy with Stephen Fry and John Bird as spin doctors. Charles is placed on trial for perjury, after inventing an under-aged sex scandal.

BBC Two England

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