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Ripping Yarns

Series 1

Episode 2: The Testing of Eric Olthwaite

Duration: 30 minutes

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

The dark and tragic tale of the world's most boring man, who joins forces with a criminal and proceeds to write his name in the history books. Show more

Contributors

Eric Olthwaite:
Michael Palin
Mrs Olthwaite:
Barbara New
Director:
Jim Franklin

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

The Two Ronnies

An Old-Fashioned Christmas Mystery

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Festive fun with Ronnies Corbett and Barker from Christmas 1973. The magnificent two - well, one and a half. What are they doing on Christmas Eve 1874?

Contributors

Participant:
Cheryl Kennedy
Party Guest:
Barry Gosney
Party Guest:
Lesley Hand
Party Guest:
Sally James
Mrs Featherstone:
Barbara New
Party Guest:
John Rutland