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Terry Jones' Great Map Mystery

Episode 2: The Road to St David's

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Terry Jones sets out through Wales following John Ogilby's Britannia atlas, published in 1675. Dark forces behind the map's creation are revealed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Terry Jones
Executive Producer:
Simon Mansfield

The Legend of Dick and Dom

Series Two

Episode 9: Haunted

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on CBBC Channel

Children's sitcom. With a terrible plague affecting the citizens, the princes need to put a ghost into the antidote potion. Where better to find one than Aaargh Manor?

The Legend of Dick and Dom

Series Two

Episode 5: Garlic Tuesday

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on CBBC Channel

Children's sitcom. Garlic Tuesday comes but once a year. What will Prince Dick find in his stinky stocking? Show more

The Legend of Dick and Dom

Series Two

Episode 4: Sirens

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on CBBC Channel

Children's sitcom. The sirens are twelve feet tall with rows of razor-sharp teeth, and the heroes need one of their talons for the potion! Show more

The Legend of Dick and Dom

Series Two

Episode 8: Journey to the Centre of Bottom World

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on CBBC Channel

Children's sitcom. The Eye of the Beholder is required for the potion. The heroes must descend to Bottom World's very core.

Last Word

David Nobbs, Frances Kelsey, Kyril Zinovieff, Elio Fiorucci, Harry Pitch

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Reeta Chakrabarti on comic writer and novelist David Nobbs, scientist Frances Kelsey, British spy Kyril Zinovieff, Italian fashion designer Elio Fiorucci and musician Harry Pitch. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Neil George
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Coe
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Bernstein
Interviewed Guest:
Sofka Zinovieff
Interviewed Guest:
Sonnet Stanfill
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Jones

Ripping Yarns

Series 2

Episode 2: Golden Gordon

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Classic comedy series. A torrid tale of 1930s football fanaticism. Gordon Ottershaw supports Barnstoneworth United, a team that hasn't won a match for six years. Show more

Contributors

Gordon Ottershaw:
Michael Palin
Mr Foggen:
Bill Fraser
Mrs Ottershaw:
Gwen Taylor
Football Manager:
David Leland
Chairman:
Teddy Turner
Director:
Alan JW Bell

Genres

Ripping Yarns

Series 1

Episode 4: Murder at Moorstones Manor

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Hugo and Dora drive down to see Mumsie and Dadsie-pie for a long weekend in the country. But their tophole weekend turns out to be longer than they thought.

Contributors

Hugo/Charles:
Michael Palin
Jehovah's Witness 1:
Barbara New
Jehovah's Witness 2:
Gilly Flower
Director:
Terry Hughes

Ripping Yarns

Series 1

Episode 5: Across the Andes by Frog

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Comedy series parodying boys' own adventure tales. The epic story of one man and six frogs who tried to defy the world in the greatest gamble of all. Show more

Contributors

Captain Walter Snetterton:
Michael Palin
Mr Gregory:
Denholm Elliott
Sgt Major:
Don Henderson
Old Woman:
Eileen Way
First Native:
Louis Mansi
Second Native:
Charles McKeown
Director:
Terry Hughes

Ripping Yarns

Series 2

Episode 1: Whinfrey's Last Case

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

A knock-about tale of international intrigue in which dashing, debonair superspy Gerald Whinfrey uncovers a dastardly German plot. Show more

Contributors

Gerald Whinfrey:
Michael Palin
Mrs Otway:
Maria Aitken
Admiral Jefferson:
Antony Carrick
General Chapman:
Jack May
Director:
Alan JW Bell

Genres

Ripping Yarns

Series 2

Episode 3: Roger of the Raj

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Pubescent Roger Bartlesham comes of age in turbulent colonial India, when he is driven towards the most deplorable act known to the British army. Show more

Contributors

Roger Bartlesham:
Michael Palin
Lord Bartlesham:
Richard Vernon
Lady Bartlesham:
Joan Sanderson
Miranda:
Jan Francis
Colonel Runciman:
John Le Mesurier
Director:
Jim Franklin

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Largely in his own words, Graham Chapman's wry and ribald recollections are brought to bizarre life with the help of a few friends and assorted animation teams.