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Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

on BBC Two England

Slapstick British comedy vehicle for Norman Wisdom about a window cleaner on a country estate who suffers the pranks of his employer's upstart son. Show more

Contributors

Major Willoughby:
Jerry Desmonde
Lady Banderville:
Ambrosine Phillpotts
Fletcher Hetherington:
Colin Gordon
Sir Reginald:
Michael Caridia
Maurice:
Michael Ward
Sylvia:
Jill Dixon
Mick Bellman:
William Lucas
Yvonne:
Hy Hazell
Producer:
Hugh Stewart

Genres

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

on BBC Two England

Slapstick comedy about a milkman for a small, independent dairy, who finds his livelihood threatened by a large conglomerate and decides to put up a fight. Starring Norman Wisdom.

Contributors

Norman Pitkin:
Norman Wisdom
Mr Grimsdale:
Edward Chapman
Mr Hunter:
Jerry Desmonde
Mrs Hoskin:
Paddie ONeil
Director:
Robert Asher
Producer:
Hugh Stewart

Genres

Formats

Snooker: World Championship

2013

Day 15, Part 1

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

Semi-final action continues in Sheffield as the penultimate session is played in the bottom half of the draw. Live coverage is introduced by Jason Mohammad.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jason Mohammed
Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ken Doherty
Participant:
John Parrott
Participant:
Stephen Hendry
Participant:
Dennis Taylor
Participant:
Willie Thorne
Participant:
John Virgo
Executive Producer:
Alison Witkover
Executive Producer:
Graham Fry

Just a Minute

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Game show where players must speak for one minute. Host Nicolas Parsons is joined by regular Paul Merton and guests Julian Clary, Stephen Fry and Russell Tovey. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Paul Merton
Participant:
Julian Clary
Participant:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Russell Tovey
Producer:
Jamie Ormerod

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sharon panics when she runs out of painkillers. Janine and Michael go head-to-head when they meet to discuss who should have custody of Scarlett. Show more

Contributors

Lola Pearce:
Danielle Harold
Sharon Rickman:
Letitia Dean
Billy Mitchell:
Perry Fenwick
Phil Mitchell:
Steve McFadden
Tanya Cross:
Jo Joyner
Michael Moon:
Steve John Shepherd
Janine Butcher:
Charlie Brooks
Alice Branning:
Jasmyn Banks
Bianca Butcher:
Patsy Palmer
Carol Jackson:
Lindsey Coulson
Masood Ahmed:
Nitin Ganatra
Tamwar Masood:
Himesh Patel
Ian Beale:
Adam Woodyatt
Denise Fox:
Diane Parish
Ava Hartman:
Clare Perkins
Dexter Hartman:
Khali Best
Jay Mitchell:
Jamie Borthwick
Lauren Branning:
Jacqueline Jossa
Joey Branning:
David Witts
Alfie Moon:
Shane Richie
Roxy Mitchell:
Rita Simons
Cora Cross:
Ann Mitchell
Lucy Beale:
Hetti Bywater
Poppy Meadow:
Rachel Bright
Arthur 'Fatboy' Chubb:
Ricky Norwood
Tyler Moon:
Tony Discipline
Abi Branning:
Lorna Fitzgerald
Ray Dixon:
Chucky Venn
Shirley Carter:
Linda Henry
Mr Lister:
Nick Wilton
Norman Pike:
Tim Bentinck
Simone Turnbell:
Kate Loustau
Executive Producer:
Lorraine Newman
Director:
Nigel Douglas

Coast

Series 5 (Shortened Versions)

Brittany (30min)

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Britain's bonds with its Celtic cousins across in Brittany are explored. Neil Oliver visits the province of Finistere, battered by some of the world's wildest waters. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 4 months

Documentary charting the life of snooker legend Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins. Contributors include Jimmy White, Ronnie O'Sullivan, Dennis Taylor and Barry Hearn. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
James Nesbitt
Producer:
Jason Bernard
Director:
Jason Bernard
Participant:
Jimmy White
Participant:
Ronnie O'Sullivan
Participant:
Dennis Taylor
Participant:
Barry Hearn
Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ray Reardon

Dad's Army

Series 8

Episode 4: Come In, Your Time Is Up

Duration: 31 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic wartime sitcom. Walmington-on-Sea's Home Guard attempt to bring ashore a German Luftwaffe aircraft crew who have bailed out into a nearby lake. Show more

Contributors

Captain George Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Arthur Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jack Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private James Frazer:
John Laurie
Mr Bluett:
Harold Bennett
Private Charles Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Frank Pike:
Ian Lavender
The Reverend Timothy Farthing:
Frank Williams
Private Sponge:
Colin Bean
ARP Warden William Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Producer:
David Croft

Snooker: World Championship

2013

Day 15, Part 4

Duration: 3 hours, 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

The second semi-final reaches its climax and by booking his place in the final, the winner will pocket at least 125,000 pounds in prize money. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ken Doherty
Participant:
John Parrott
Participant:
Stephen Hendry
Participant:
Dennis Taylor
Participant:
Willie Thorne
Participant:
John Virgo
Executive Producer:
Alison Witkover
Executive Producer:
Graham Fry

Regional Variations (2)

The Genius of Marie Curie - The Woman Who Lit up the World

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two HD

Alan Yentob explores the history of US primetime TV and reflects on the forces that shaped the evolution of women's roles from the 50s to the present. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The United States of Television: America in Primetime

BBC Two Northern Ireland
BBC Two Wales

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Heavily influenced by film noir, a collection of interweaving stories all based in the corrupt, crime infested hell-hole that is Basin City. Starring Bruce Willis and Clive Owen. Show more

Contributors

Hartigan:
Bruce Willis
Dwight:
Clive Owen
Nancy Callahan:
Jessica Alba
Jackie Boy:
Benicio Del Toro
Cardinal Roark:
Rutger Hauer
Senator Roark:
Powers Booth
Director:
Frank Miller

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