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Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

In 1943, disaster strikes on the remote Hebridean island of Todday when they run out of whisky. Salvation arrives, but the islanders clash with authority. Show more

Contributors

Joseph Macroon:
Gregor Fisher
Captain Waggett:
Eddie Izzard
Sergeant Odd:
Sean Biggerstaff
Paggy Macroon:
Naomi Battrick
George Campbell:
Kevin Guthrie
Catriona Macroon:
Ellie Kendrick
Mr Bain:
Ken Drury
Farquharson:
Kevin Mains
Colonel Woolsey:
Tim Pigott-Smith

Duration: 1 hour, 49 minutes

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

Adaptation of Pat Barker's prizewinning novel. Psychiatrist William Rivers is troubled when war hero Siegfried Sassoon is declared mentally ill for making an anti-war comment. Show more

Contributors

Dr William Rivers:
Jonathan Pryce
Billy Prior:
Jonny Lee Miller
Dr Yealland:
John Neville
Siegfried Sassoon:
James Wilby
Robert Graves:
Dougray Scott
Dr Bryce:
David Hayman
Wilfred Owen:
Stuart Bunce
Dr Brock:
Paul Young
Capt. Campbell:
Alastair Galbraith
Author:
Pat Barker

Inspector George Gently

Series 5

Episode 2: Gently with Class

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Detective drama set in 1968. Gently and Bacchus investigate the death of a beautiful young girl in a car belonging to local aristocrats. Show more

Contributors

George Gently:
Martin Shaw
John Bacchus:
Lee Ingleby
Producer:
Faye Dorn
Hector Blackstone:
Roger Lloyd Pack
Alethea Blackstone:
Geraldine Somerville
James Blackstone:
Jim Norton
Anthony Baugh:
Nick Hendrix
Ellen Mallam:
Ebony Buckle
PC Taylor:
Simon Hubbard
Dr. Arnold:
Nicholas Lumley
Bob Anderton:
Don Gallagher
Assistant-Chief Constable Gordon:
Chris Brailsford
Ms. Acklington:
Alex Childs
Caretaker:
Fred Pearson
Woman:
Bev Fox

Inspector George Gently

Series 5

Episode 3: The Lost Child

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Detective drama set in 1968. When the adopted child of a middle-class couple is kidnapped, suspicion falls upon the baby's birth mother. Show more

Contributors

George Gently:
Martin Shaw
John Bacchus:
Lee Ingleby
Producer:
Faye Dorn
Frances Groves:
Helen Baxendale
Stephen Groves:
Mark Gatiss
Esther Dunwoody:
Alison Steadman
Peter Bacchus:
Tony Haygarth
PC Taylor:
Simon Hubbard
Hazel Joyce:
Faye Castelow
Susan Faulkner:
Holly Lucas
Andrew Fleming:
Andrew Frame
Farmer Kennedy:
Terence Hillyer
Leigh Ann Bacchus:
Katie Anderson
Young Frances:
Jessica Hargreaves
Young Stephen:
Samuel Clayton

Inspector George Gently

Series 5

Episode 1: Gently Northern Soul

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Detective drama set in 1968. Gently and Bacchus awaken to the consequences of casual racism after a young girl is murdered at a Northern Soul all-nighter. Show more

Contributors

George Gently:
Martin Shaw
John Bacchus:
Lee Ingleby
Ambrose Kenny:
Eamonn Walker
Carol Morford:
Lenora Crichlow
Matilda Braithwaite:
Maggie O'Neill
Dolores Kenny:
Pippa Bennett-Warner
Gary Watts:
Craig Conway
Charlie Watts:
Philip Correia
Joseph Kenny:
Gary Carr
PC Taylor:
Simon Hubbard
Alfred Braxton:
Cliff Lee
Bernie Watts:
John Bowler
Mrs Stubbs:
Tracy Whitwell
Producer:
Faye Dorn
Writer:
David Kane

Duration: 1 hour, 33 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

In the early 70s a young English mother of two (Kate Winslet) arrives in Morocco in search of meaning and adventure, accompanied by her two daughters, aged six and eight. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One East MidlandsLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Despite his widowed mother being a drug addict, ten-year-old Paul is determined to maintain family life, though the unreliable older people around him are of little help. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Yorks & Lincs

Critically acclaimed drama about three brothers of very different temperaments, set against the backdrop of working-class Glasgow in the late 60s. Show more

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The Village

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Drama series. Joe's brief leave from the front has come to an end. He has tried hard to conceal his shell shock from the family, but Grace knows that something is badly wrong. Show more

Contributors

John Middleton:
John Simm
Grace Middleton:
Maxine Peake
Edmund Allingham:
Rupert Evans
Clem Allingham:
Juliet Stevenson
Old Bert:
David Ryall
Young Bert:
Bill Jones
Caro Allingham:
Emily Beecham
George Allingham:
Augustus Prew
Chalcraft:
Sam Hazeldine
Peter the Landlord:
Jim Cartwright
Bairstow:
Joe Armstrong
Norma Greaves:
Ainsley Howard
Dr Ramsey:
Paul Warriner
Arnold Hankin:
Anthony Flanagan
Producer:
Emma Burge

Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

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

Drama about two women, one based in Dublin and the other living in New England, who swap houses in a bid to escape their problems. Starring Andie MacDowell and Olivia Williams. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Drama chronicling the invention of radar, which proved pivotal in the Battle of Britain, and telling the story of the tenacity and courage of an unlikely group of British heroes. Show more

Contributors

Robert Watson Watt:
Eddie Izzard
Henry Tizard:
Alex Jennings
Lindemann:
David Hayman
Margaret Watson Watt:
Laura Fraser
Skip Wilkins:
Karl Davies
Albert Percival Rowe:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Winston Churchill:
Tim McInnerny
Secretary:
Lesley Harcourt
Scientist:
Stephen Chance
Scientist:
Carl Heap
Bainbridge Bell:
Joe Bone
Navy Guard:
Nick Elliott
Producer:
Simon Wheeler

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Bittersweet tale of first love and last chances. When 16-year-old Peter loses his best friend to cancer, he breaks out of hospital and goes in pursuit of life, love and liberty. Show more

Contributors

Jacko Jackson:
Robert Carlyle
Dr Dan Pemberton:
Joseph McFadden
Ziggy Carmichael:
Cara Readle
Paul Carmichael:
Mark Lewis Jones
Peter Jackson:
Anthony Martin
Elliot Laing:
Kevin Mains
Willing Lassie:
Debbie Welsh
Shopkeeper:
Garry Sweeney
WPC Mackenzie:
Kate Donnelly
Producer:
Jane Dauncey

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Musical drama. Realising that the happiest days of her life were spent playing in a swing band during World War II, a recently widowed woman attempts to reunite the group. Show more

Contributors

Elizabeth:
Judi Dench
Patrick:
Ian Holm
Madeleine:
Leslie Caron
Betty:
Joan Sims
Hibbert:
John Warnaby
Young Elizabeth:
Romola Garai
Young Patrick:
Grant Ibbs

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Inspector George Gently

Series 4

Episode 2: Goodbye China

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Detective drama set in 1966. Gently and his sidekick Bacchus investigate the suspicious death of Gently's ex-snout, China.

Contributors

George Gently:
Martin Shaw
John Bacchus:
Lee Ingleby
Alan Shepherd:
Neil Pearson
Geoff Blackburn:
Mark Benton
Terry Malloy:
Christine Bottomley
China:
Tony Rohr
Paul Collison:
Darren Morfitt
Pat Shepherd:
Alexandra Gilbreath
John Blackburn:
Niek Versteeg
Producer:
Caroline Levy