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Duration: 25 minutes

First broadcast: on CBBC ChannelLatest broadcast: on CBBC HD

Sitcom about 13-year-old Stanley Brown and his curiosity about the revolting world around him. Stanley and Steph both want a lift but Mum cannot take them both. Show more

Contributors

Stanley Brown:
Dean-Charles Chapman
Archie Brown:
Sy Thomas
Amanda Brown:
Juliet Cowan
Terri:
Susy Kane
Steph Brown:
Nicola Duffell
Animation voiceover:
Isy Suttie
Animation voiceover:
Fergus Craig
Director:
Dez McCarthy
Series Producer:
John Pocock
Executive Producer:
Jon Rolph

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

A Writerly Life Made Dreadfully Different

Duration: 25 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 4 months

It’s a writing showdown between Pip and Charles Dickens. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From December 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
The Real Charles Dickens:
Mark Evans

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

A Loved-Up Life Potentially Totally Annihilated

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 3 months

Mister Gently Benevolent unveils an evil advent calendar. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From December 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Servewell:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
The Ghost of Christmice:
Mark Evans

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

Episode 1: A Pleasant Yet Dull Life Re-Evilled

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 4 months

Pip receives an intriguing invitation to a house party. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From November 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
General Kartoffel-Kopf:
Mark Evans

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

A Terrifying Life Made Even Scarier a Bit Some More

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 3 months

A new and terrible danger threatens Britain. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From December 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Servewell:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
Hector the Holy Horse:
Mark Evans

The Missing Hancocks

Series 3

A Holiday in France

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Harry Secombe and Bill leave for a holiday in Southend, but they end up in Paris. Stars Andy Secombe. From March 2017. Show more

Contributors

Harry Secombe:
Andy Secombe
Bill Kerr:
Kevin Eldon
Sid James:
Simon Greenall
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Andree Melly:
Susy Kane
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Ed Morrish
Producer:
Neil Pearson

The Missing Hancocks

Series 3

The Crown Jewels

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

As Hancock is absent, Bill is staying with Harry Secombe. They decide to show Andree the sights of London but get caught up in Sid's plot to steal the crown jewels. Show more

Contributors

Harry Secombe:
Andy Secombe
Bill Kerr:
Kevin Eldon
Sid James:
Simon Greenall
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Andree Melly:
Susy Kane
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Ed Morrish
Producer:
Neil Pearson

Genres

The Missing Hancocks

Series 3

The Racehorse

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Harry Secombe has 10 bob left, so Bill decides to spend it on…a racehorse. What could go wrong? Stars Andy Secombe. From 2017. Show more

Contributors

Harry Secombe:
Andy Secombe
Bill Kerr:
Kevin Eldon
Sid James:
Simon Greenall
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Andree Melly:
Susy Kane
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Ed Morrish
Producer:
Neil Pearson

The Missing Hancocks

Series 3

A Visit to Swansea

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Tony, Bill, Andree and Sid head to Swansea in search of Harry Secombe. Stars Kevin McNally. From April 2017. Show more

Contributors

Tony Hancock:
Kevin McNally
Harry Secombe:
Andy Secombe
Bill Kerr:
Kevin Eldon
Sid James:
Simon Greenall
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Andree Melly:
Susy Kane
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Neil Pearson
Producer:
Paul Sheehan

Genres

The Missing Hancocks

Series 3

The Three Sons

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

A modern morality tale of in the form of old Ebidiah Hancock and his three sons. Stars Kevin McNally. From April 2017. Show more

Contributors

Tony Hancock:
Kevin McNally
Harry Secombe:
Andy Secombe
Bill Kerr:
Kevin Eldon
Sid James:
Simon Greenall
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Andree Melly:
Susy Kane
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Neil Pearson
Producer:
Paul Sheehan

Genres

Bad Education

Series 1

Episode 2: Sex Education

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland HD

Available for 11 months

Parents are worried about the impending arrival of the French exchange students, but this time Fraser is determined to prove that he has got everything under control. Show more

Contributors

Miss Pickwell:
Michelle Gomez
Miss Gulliver:
Sarah Solemani
Chantelle:
Nikki Runeckles
Rem Dogg:
Jack Binstead
Miss Mollinson:
Leila Hoffman
Grayson:
Jack Bence
Mr Smith:
Jason Barnett
Mrs Lythgoe:
Susy Kane
Librarian:
Liz Sutherland
Glitorish Pupil:
Jake Davies
Sexy Dancer:
Nwanokwu Kelechi
Sexy Dancer:
Chantelle Prince
Producer:
Ben Cavey
Producer:
Pippa Brown

Mongrels

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Adult multi-species puppet comedy. Destiny finds a knock-out strategy to win John Terry's dog. Recruited by a secret society of foxes, it's time for Nelson to kill or be killed. Show more

Contributors

Marion (voice):
Dan Tetsell
Nelson (voice):
Rufus Jones
Nelson:
Andy Heath
Destiny (voice):
Lucy Montgomery
Destiny:
Sue Beattie
Kali (voice):
Katy Brand
Kate Thornton's dog (voice):
Ruth Bratt
Vince (voice):
Paul Kaye
Additional voices:
Felix Dexter
Willis Bund:
Susy Kane
Puppeteer:
Wim Booth
Puppeteer:
Matt Hutchinson
Puppeteer:
Simon Buckley
Executive Producer:
Stephen McCrum
Director:
Adam Miller
Writer:
Jon Brown
Writer:
Danny Peak

Duration: 25 minutes

First broadcast: on CBBC ChannelLatest broadcast: on CBBC HD

Sitcom about 13-year-old Stanley Brown. Mike has an accident while testing Stanley's new invention, so Stanley is forced to take Mike's place and become a junior marine. Show more

Contributors

Stanley Brown:
Dean-Charles Chapman
Archie Brown:
Sy Thomas
Amanda Brown:
Juliet Cowan
Colonel Crawford:
Alex Kirk
Terri:
Susy Kane
Steph Brown:
Nicola Duffell
Voice of Olivia:
Jocelyn Jee-Eisen
Animation voiceover:
Isy Suttie
Animation voiceover:
Fergus Craig
Director:
David Sant
Series Producer:
John Pocock
Executive Producer:
Jon Rolph
Writer:
Tony Cooke
Participant:
Paul Kerensa
Participant:
Mark Oswin

Duration: 13 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Helen Keen, Peter Serafinowicz and Susy Kane look at unacknowledged geniuses in their comic but factually accurate history of space exploration. From April 2014. Show more

White Van Man

Series 1

Episode 4: The Morning After

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Comedy series about a man with a van. Darren wakes up with a dreadful hangover next to a beautiful naked woman, with no clue as to how he got there. Show more

The Coroner

Series 2

Episode 5: The Captain's Pipe

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Crime drama. When Mick's rival landlord is found dead on the beach, Jane is forced to try to clear his name before he is charged with murder. Show more

Contributors

Jane Kennedy:
Claire Goose
DS Davey Higgins:
Matt Bardock
Mick Sturrock:
Ivan Kaye
Rox Bryant:
Kate Maravan
Tam Bryant:
Vincenzo Nicoli
Lucy Bryant:
Molly Casey
Scott Poole:
Matt Houston
Claire Bryant:
Susy Kane
Brian Teddern:
Nigel Betts
Judith Kennedy:
Beatie Edney
Beth Kennedy:
Grace Hogg-Robinson
Clint Holman:
Oliver Gomm
Director:
Ian Barber
Executive Producer:
Will Trotter

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 7 months

The 1950s plan to build a nuclear-powered spaceship, Project Orion. Quirky true history with Peter Serafinowicz. From May 2012. Show more

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for 7 months

If civilisations exist on other planets - why do they never call? Quirky true history with Helen Keen. From May 2012. Show more

The Missing Hancocks

Series 2

How Hancock Won the War

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

4 Extra Debut. The lad tells Andree about his war wound. You may find it hard to believe. Stars Kevin McNally. 1956 episode rerecorded in 2015. Show more

Contributors

Tony Hancock:
Kevin McNally
Bill Kerr:
Kevin Eldon
Sid James:
Simon Greenall
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Andree Melly:
Susy Kane
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Ed Morrish
Producer:
Neil Pearson

Genres

The Missing Hancocks

Series 2

The Red Planet

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

The lad takes up astronomy, and spots something terrible among the stars. Stars Kevin McNally. 1955 episode re-recorded in 2015. Show more

Contributors

Tony Hancock:
Kevin McNally
Bill Kerr:
Kevin Eldon
Sid James:
Simon Greenall
Kenneth Williams:
Robin Sebastian
Andree Melly:
Susy Kane
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Ed Morrish
Producer:
Neil Pearson