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The beautiful city of Salisbury hosts the show as Paul Martin and experts David Barby and Jethro Maries find items to take to auction.
(Revised repeat)

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Martin
Unknown:
David Barby
Unknown:
Jethro Maries

The first of tonight's Comedy Doubles comparing and contrasting two classic comedy series starring the legendary Ronnie Barker.
An Errand Boy by the Ear. Arkwright upsets customers by continually dragging round Granville by his ear in an episode first broadcast in 1982. Writer Roy Clarke ; Director/Producer Sydney Lotterby

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronnie Barker.
Unknown:
Roy Clarke

New Faces, Old Hands. Fletcher, an experienced "old lag", introduces new prisoner Godber to life behind bars, in an episode first broadcast in 1974. Written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais
Director/Producer Sydney Lotterby

Contributors

Written By:
Dick Clement
Written By:
Ian La Frenais

1/4; series two. Sausages, staff issues and stress - another chance to check on the progress of Jimmy Doherty as he attempts to establish himself as a pig farmer. The business is growing but so are the problems. As he struggles to cope with being the boss, Jimmy tries to keep his favourite pig alive and also faces a visit from the police. Can he and girlfriend Michaela hold on to their dream?
Producer Nat Sharman ; Series producer Henry Wilks

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Unknown:
Jimmy Doherty
Producer:
Nat Sharman
Producer:
Henry Wilks

Deaf and hearing actors are brought together in a gripping urban thriller starring Joseph Mawle , Susan Lynch , Brendan Coyle and Neil Stuke. When Chris is thrown from the balcony of a high-rise block of flats, suspicion falls on his flatmate Dean, who is profoundly deaf.
Writer Joe Fisher ; Producer Madonna Baptiste
Director Edmund Coulthard The language of love: p23; The Alison Graham column: p34

Contributors

Unknown:
Joseph Mawle
Unknown:
Susan Lynch
Unknown:
Brendan Coyle
Unknown:
Neil Stuke.
Unknown:
Joe Fisher
Producer:
Madonna Baptiste
Director:
Edmund Coulthard
Unknown:
Alison Graham
Penny:
Susan Lynch
Dean:
Joseph Mawle
Jak:
Joanna Dunbar
Cox:
Brendan Coyle
Chris:
Nell Stuke
Connor:
Michael Colgan
DS Sarah McGowan:
Eve Myles
Heather:
Diana Martin
Magda:
Demelza Randall
Rollins:
Jay Simpson
Jamie:
Guy Lankester
Anna:
Susannah Wise
Chris's mum:
Flip Webster
House owner:
Helena Michell
Duty solicitor:
Stephanie Street
Dean's boss:
Isabel Pollen
Stee:
Joseph Altin
Sergeant:
Leigh Haywood
Banquo:
Andrew French
Warden:
Christian Jenner

An in-depth look at the cause and effect of one of nature's greatest enigmas. Lightning is almost as old as the Earth itself and may have provided the spark to create life on the planet. Generated deep within storm clouds, what role does lightning play in the global electric circuit and what is the current understanding on how this maverick power interacts with human activity?
Director Mark Everest ; Executive producer Jessica Cecil

Contributors

Director:
Mark Everest
Producer:
Jessica Cecil

www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone
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2.00 A Cook's Tour of France 2/2. Sampling omelette in Mont-Saint Michel , culinary delights in Lyon, and learning about Michelin stars in Paris. 9528503 5.00 The French Connection Exploring the vibrant culture of the French-speaking world, from Africa to Quebec, and France to the Caribbean.

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Mont-Saint Michel

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