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Ed Reardon's Week

Series 10

Moby Dave

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Nice lodgings, money - finally all’s going well for Ed - until someone loses their temper. Stars Christopher Douglas. From June 2015. Show more

Blandings

Series 1

Episode 2: The Go-Getter

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Comedy series based on the stories by PG Wodehouse. Connie hires a personal secretary to tidy up Blandings and Clarence, and to impress the visiting Schoonmakers. Show more

Contributors

Clarence:
Timothy Spall
Pandora:
Natalie Burt
Veronica Schoonmaker:
Sylvestra Le Touzel

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Blandings

Series 1

Episode 4: The Crime Wave at Blandings

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Baxter returns as a holiday tutor for Clarence's grandson George. To Clarence's horror, Baxter plans to weasel his way back into permanent employment at Blandings.

Blandings

Series 2

Episode 6: Necessary Rhino

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Hannibal Didcot is bullying Clarence over a fake painting, so Connie encourages Hannibal to propose to wealthy American Vanessa Polk. Galahad and Freddie have other ideas...

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Blandings

Series 2

Episode 3: Hallo to All This

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Comedy series based on the stories by PG Wodehouse. Clarence must stop his younger brother Galahad publishing his scandalous memoirs and ruining the family name. Show more

Contributors

Clarence:
Timothy Spall
Beach:
Tim Vine
Sir Gregory:
Robert Bathurst
Lesley Drabble:
Jemima Rooper
Director:
Geoffrey Sax
Producer:
Matthew Mulot

Genres

Blandings

Series 2

Episode 2: Dirty Work at the Crossroads

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Comedy series. Clarence and Connie's terrifying sister, Charlotte, is threatening to take up residence at Blandings. Freddie devises an audacious plan. Show more

Contributors

Clarence:
Timothy Spall
Beach:
Tim Vine
Sir Gregory:
Robert Bathurst
Charlotte:
Celia Imrie
Millicent:
Ruby Thomas
Producer:
Matthew Mulot

Genres

Blandings

Series 1

Episode 6: Problems with Drink

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Clarence is forced to make polite conversation with the dowager Lady Daphne, but her interest in Clarence's pig arouses Connie and Beach's suspicions.

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Blandings

Series 1

Episode 3: Company for Gertrude

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Comedy series. Clarence hopes to avoid dancing with his niece by inviting a blockhead to keep her company, and Freddie tries to keep his new wife a secret. Show more

Contributors

Clarence:
Timothy Spall
Rupert Bingham:
Sam Hoare

Genres

Blandings

Series 2

Episode 1: Throwing Eggs

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Comedy series. When the poker-wielding, egg-throwing Duke of Dunstable threatens to have Clarence committed, Beach and Freddie hatch a plan to rescue him. Show more

Contributors

Clarence:
Timothy Spall
Beach:
Tim Vine
Duke of Dunstable:
Harry Enfield
McAllister:
Ron Donachie
Sir Roderick Glossop:
Geoffrey McGivern
Producer:
Matthew Mulot

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Blandings

Series 2

Episode 5: Sticky Wicket at Blandings

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Connie is trying to impress Colonel Fanshawe, in the hope that Clarence might succeed Fanshawe as Lord Lieutenant of Shropshire. But Beach is behaving very oddly indeed...

Contributors

Clarence:
Timothy Spall
Beach:
Tim Vine
Colonel Fanshawe:
James Fleet
Angus McAllister:
Ron Donachie
Valerie Fanshawe:
Sophie Colquhoun
Director:
Geoffrey Sax
Producer:
Matthew Mulot

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Blandings

Series 1

Episode 5: Lord Emsworth and the Girl Friend

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

With the help of Freddie and some mischievous schoolchildren, Clarence hopes to dodge the double ordeal of having to wear a top hat and make a speech at the Blandings fete.

Contributors

Clarence:
Timothy Spall
McAllister:
Ron Donachie
Miss Younghusband:
Emily Beecham

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Blandings

Series 2

Episode 4: Lord Emsworth Acts for the Best

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Comedy series based on the PG Wodehouse stories. Freddie needs a badly-bearded Clarence to convince a Hollywood starlet of his honest intentions. Show more

Contributors

Clarence:
Timothy Spall
Beach:
Tim Vine
Pauline Petite:
Zoe Boyle
Director:
Geoffrey Sax
Producer:
Matthew Mulot

Genres

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama about the rise to fame of a black jazz band in 1930s London. The band and their friends are devastated by Jessie's hospitalisation, and take turns to visit her. Show more

Contributors

Stanley Mitchell:
Matthew Goode
Louis Lester:
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Schlesinger:
Mel Smith
Donaldson:
Anthony Head
Young Nurse:
Kirsty Oswald
Masterson:
John Goodman
Young Waiter:
Jack Farthing
Mrs Luscombe:
Jane Asher
Harry Thornton:
Miles Richardson

15 Minute Drama

The Skool Days of Nigel Molesworth

Episode 1: Hail St Custards

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Anarchic Nigel's guide to skool life in the complete and utter shambles that is St Custards. Chiz chiz! Stars Imelda Staunton. Show more

15 Minute Drama

The Skool Days of Nigel Molesworth

A Tour of the Cages

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Molesworth and his friend Peason explain the different types of masters and how best to deal with them. Stars Imelda Staunton. Show more

15 Minute Drama

The Skool Days of Nigel Molesworth

Lessens and How to Avoyd Them

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Nigel's efforts to explain how best to bunk off class are thwarted by all the masters disappearing. Stars Imelda Staunton. Show more

15 Minute Drama

The Skool Days of Nigel Molesworth

Wizz for Atomms

Duration: 15 minutes

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

The Headmaster bans masters visiting the new under-matron, but skool bully, Grabber has other ideas. Stars Imelda Staunton. Show more

15 Minute Drama

The Skool Days of Nigel Molesworth

Fun with Scrumms

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Nigel must survive the playing field and the skool bully's wrath to get a chance to eat Christmas turkey. Stars Imelda Staunton. Show more

Pramface

Series 1

Episode 4: Man of the Moment

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Comedy series about two teenagers adapting to impending parenthood. Jamie's and Laura's parents meet for lunch to discuss the future of their families. Show more

Contributors

Jamie Prince:
Sean Verey
Laura Derbyshire:
Scarlett Alice Johnson
Mike Fenton:
Dylan Edwards
Beth Mitchell:
Yasmin Paige
Keith Prince:
Ben Crompton
Sandra Prince:
Bronagh Gallagher
Alan Derbyshire:
Angus Deayton
Janet Derbyshire:
Anna Chancellor
Antenatal Instructor:
Dolly Wells
Director:
Dan Zeff
Producer:
Lucy Robinson
Mitchell:
Jack Farthing
Carrie-Ann:
Emma Rigby
Paramedic:
Katie Males

Blandings

Series 1

Episode 1: Pig-hoo-o-o-o-ey!

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Comedy series based on the stories by PG Wodehouse. Clarence has to get his pig eating again or he will lose the Fattest Pig prize to his fiendish rival. Show more

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