Programme Index

Discover 10,099,396 listings and 232,753 playable programmes from the BBC

Results 1 to 20 of 55 for your search filters
Filter by channel

Dad's Army

Series 3

Episode 3: The Lion Has Phones

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Wartime sitcom. An enemy aircraft crash-lands in the local reservoir, testing Captain Mainwaring's communication system.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Mrs Pike:
Janet Davies
ARP Warden Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Director:
Harold Snoad
Producer:
David Croft

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Documentary which recalls the heyday of one of Britain's most iconic buildings, BBC Television Centre, through the memories of stars and staff. Featuring a host of archive footage. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
David Attenborough
Participant:
David Frost
Participant:
Griff Rhys Jones
Participant:
Greg Dyke
Participant:
Terry Wogan
Participant:
Paul Fox
Participant:
Tony Blackburn
Participant:
Jeremy Paxman
Participant:
Joan Bakewell
Participant:
Esther Rantzen
Participant:
Brian Blessed
Participant:
Nerys Hughes
Participant:
Philip Glenister
Participant:
Robert Powell
Participant:
Andi Peters
Participant:
Judith Hann
Participant:
Susan Hampshire
Participant:
Barry Norman
Participant:
Maggie Philbin
Participant:
Sarah Greene
Participant:
Angela Rippon
Participant:
Babs Powell
Participant:
Ruth Pearson
Participant:
Dee Dee Wilde
Participant:
Peter Davison
Participant:
Matt Baker
Participant:
Zoe Ball
Participant:
Harold Snoad
Participant:
Nigel Havers
Participant:
Lorna Watson
Participant:
Ingrid Oliver
Participant:
Johnny Ball
Participant:
John Craven
Participant:
Katy Manning
Participant:
Janet Fielding
Participant:
Louise Jameson
Participant:
Penelope Keith
Participant:
Clive Doig
Participant:
Roger Bunce
Participant:
Bob Richardson
Participant:
John Henshall
Participant:
June Hudson
Participant:
Biddy Baxter
Participant:
Edward Barnes
Participant:
Waris Hussein
Participant:
Bobby Warans
Participant:
Jeremy Swan
Participant:
Jools Holland

Dad's Army

Series 3

Episode 11: Branded

Duration: 33 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Wartime sitcom. There's trouble in the ranks of the Home Guard when the bravery of the gentle and well-mannered Private Godfrey is called into question.

Contributors

Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sgt Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
L/Cpl Jones:
Clive Dunn
Pte Frazer:
John Laurie
Pte Pike:
Ian Lavender
Pte Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Pte Walker:
James Beck
Chief AP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Miss Godfrey:
Nan Braunton
2nd ARP Warden:
Stuart Sherwin
Doctor:
Roger Avon
Producer:
David Croft
Director:
Harold Snoad

Are You Being Served?

Series 3

Episode 6: German Week

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Classic sitcom. The staff become involved in promoting the sale of German goods and break out some German wine as they prepare for a folk dance. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Are You Being Served?

Series 3

Episode 2: Coffee Morning

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Captain Peacock complains when he notices the staff are taking leisurely coffee breaks. After his complaint is reported, Mr Rumbold orders a timekeeping book. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Are You Being Served?

Series 2

Episode 3: The Think Tank

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Department store sitcom. There's trouble in store at Grace Brothers. Sales figures are down again, so Mr Rumbold sets up a think tank. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Mash:
Larry Martyn
Young Mr Grace:
Harold Bennett
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Are You Being Served?

Series 8

Episode 6: Closed Circuit

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Classic sitcom. After CCTV is installed, a peer of the realm takes a shine to Miss Brahms and she has to pretend to be posh, landing her in hot water.

Contributors

Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Harman:
Arthur English
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Mr Spooner:
Mike Berry
Mr Klein:
Benny Lee
Old Mr Grace:
Kenneth Waller
Virginia Edwards:
Louise Burton
Mr Fortescue:
Gorden Kaye
Producer:
Harold Snoad
Producer:
David Croft

Are You Being Served?

Series 2

Episode 5: Hooray for the Holidays

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Classic sitcom. The staff are outraged when management insists on closing down the store for redecoration - forcing them to take annual leave. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Mash:
Larry Martyn
Young Mr Grace:
Harold Bennett
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Are You Being Served?

Series 2

Episode 4: Big Brother

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Department store sitcom. The Grace Brothers staff suspect that the new CCTV system has been set up to watch them and not the customers. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Mash:
Larry Martyn
Mr Clegg:
Donald Morley
Dr Wainwright:
Robert Raglan
Producer:
Harold Snoad

Dad's Army

Series 4

Episode 2: Don't Forget the Diver

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Wartime sitcom. The ingenuity of Mainwaring's men is put to the test.

Contributors

Capt George Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sgt Arthur Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
LCpl Jack Jones:
Clive Dunn
Pte Frazer:
John Laurie
Pte Walker:
James Beck
Pte Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Pte Pike:
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Capt Square:
Geoffrey Lumsden
Pte Sponge:
Colin Bean
2nd ARP Warden:
Don Estelle
Landlord:
Verne Morgan
Producer:
David Croft
Director:
Harold Snoad

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 1

Episode 2: The New Vicar

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 10 months

Sitcom. Hyacinth has asked the new vicar to tea and - in her usual meticulous way - she has organised the event down to the last sugar lump. Events take a sudden turn.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 1

Episode 1: Daddy's Accident

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

The first episode of the comedy series about fastidious housewife Hyacinth Bucket sees Hyacinth's father have a nasty accident with a milk bottle.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 4

Episode 6: Please Mind Your Head

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Available for 10 months

Domestic sitcom. Hyacinth and Richard have finally moved into their 'country retreat'. Although Hyacinth views the flat as 'old world bijou', Richard finds it anything but.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 4

Episode 3: A Celebrity for the Barbecue

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Available for 10 months

Sitcom. Hyancinth invents the outdoors indoors luxury barbecue - a complicated description for an even more complicated culinary event.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 4

Episode 4: The Commodore

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Available for 10 months

Sitcom. Hyacinth volunteers to meet a special guest for the ladies' luncheon club, a retired commodore. It is a task that puts Hyacinth in a compromising position. Show more

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 4

Episode 7: Let There Be Light

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Available for 10 months

Sitcom. Hyacinth volunteers Richard to fix the church hall electrics. Richard gamely embarks on this feat, with interesting consequences...

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 1

Episode 3: Stately Home

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 10 months

Sitcom about a snobbish housewife. Hyacinth is looking forward to visiting her favourite stately home, but the trip goes wrong when her family become involved.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 1

Episode 4: The Charity Shop

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

Hyacinth is at her wits' end, what with the charity shop, Councillor Nugent and Rose's love life. Can she cope and keep the flag flying, as well as her sanity?

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 1

Episode 5: Daisy's Toyboy

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for 10 months

Sitcom about a snobbish housewife. Hyacinth's social standing at a church function is jeopardised when Daisy tries to encourage Onslow to become more ardent.

Keeping Up Appearances

Series 3

Episode 7: What to Wear When Yachting

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Available for 10 months

Sitcom about an obsessive snob. When Hyacinth plans a nautical supper, events take an unexpected turn - and so does the boat!