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Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson protect the last remaining member of the aristocratic Baskervilles, who is being persecuted by a monstruous spectral hound. Feature-length mystery, starring Jeremy Brett and Edward Hardwicke.
Writer Trevor Bowen, John Hawkesworth Director Brian Mills The Sign of four is tomorrow at 3.15pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Sherlock Holmes
Unknown:
Jeremy Brett
Unknown:
Edward Hardwicke
Writer:
Trevor Bowen
Writer:
John Hawkesworth
Director:
Brian Mills

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The fascinating story of two very different lion cubs growing up in Kenya's Masai Mara - Cheza and Sala. Cheza is an older cousin and a real mentor for the youngster, Sala. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Dad's Army

BBC Two England

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 weeks

Feature-length version of the classic sitcom. With an invasion looming, the fate of Walmington-on-Sea rests with Britain's least competent Home Guard unit. Show more

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Lance Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Mavis Pike:
Liz Fraser
Major Gen Fullard:
Bernard Archard
Regimental Sergeant-Major:
Derek Newark
ARP Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Reverend Farthing:
Frank Williams
Director:
Norman Cohen
Producer:
John R Sloan

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on BBC Two England

Stephen Fry decorates the "Tree of Knowledge" with dingle-dangles, in the company of Dara O'Briain, Jo Brand , Rich Hall and regular panellist Alan Davies.
Who's going to provide the most interesting answers? Director Ian Lorimer ; Producer John Lloyd
Shown last Friday Delve into the dazzling delights of 01 at www.radiotimes.com/qi

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Fry
Unknown:
Jo Brand
Unknown:
Rich Hall
Unknown:
Alan Davies.
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Journalist Tony Livesey gets decidedly un-PC in this testosterone-fuelled examination of the British alpha male, investigating how on the small screen he went from being an all-action hero to a grumpy old man. Livesey focuses on iconic figures such as Alfie and Jason King , as well as the heroes from The Sweeney and The Professionals.

Contributors

Presenter:
Tony Livesey

Regional Variations (2)

Torchwood

BBC Two England

Torchwood

Series 1

Episode 11: Combat

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Science fiction and crime drama series about the fictional Torchwood Institute. Owen is sent undercover to discover why aliens are being kidnapped from the streets of Cardiff. Show more

Contributors

Captain Jack Harkness:
John Barrowman
Gwen Cooper:
Eve Myles
Owen Harper:
Burn Gorman
Ianto Jones:
Gareth David-Lloyd
Toshiko Sato:
Naoko Mori
Director:
Andy Goddard
Mark Lynch:
Alex Hassell
Weevil:
Paul Kasey
Hospital Patient:
David Gyasi

Famous females, including Ann Widdecombe , Jenny Eclair and Arabella Weir , reveal their feelings about the season to be jolly, including the dubious pleasures of Christmas shopping.
Writer/Producer Judith Holder

Contributors

Unknown:
Ann Widdecombe
Unknown:
Jenny Eclair
Unknown:
Arabella Weir
Producer:
Judith Holder

The Fourth Test. Tomorrow's highlights are at 11.10pm. Producer Matthew Coliandris ; Editor Mark Cole
Digital viewers can access further highlights from day two of the Fourth Test from 10pm to 12 midnight by pressing the red button, and from midnight to 7.15am they can access live commentary of the third day's play from Five Live Sports Extra, plus detailed statistics

Contributors

Producer:
Matthew Coliandris

BBC Two England

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