EPISODE GUIDE WITH TRANSMISSION DATES.


BBC TV(BBC2) POLITICAL SITCOM

5 SEASONS (38 X 30 MINUTE EPISODES,INCLUDING 1 XMAS SHOW)

BROADCAST 1980 TO 1988

CREATED AND WRITTEN BY ANTHONY JAY AND JONATHAN LYNN
 

MAIN CAST :

THE Rt Hon JAMES HACKER - PAUL EDDINGTON

SIR HUMPHREY APPLEBY - NIGEL HAWTHORNE

BERNARD WOOLEY - DEREK FOWLDS

SIR ARNOLD ROBINSON - JOHN NETTLETON

ANNIE HACKER - DIANA HODDINOTT



SEASON ONE

1. OPEN GOVERNMENT - 25 02 80

2. THE OFFICIAL VISIT - 03 03 80

3. THE ECONOMY DRIVE - 10 03 80

4. BIG BROTHER - 17 03 80

5. THE WRITING ON THE WALL - 24 03 80

6. THE RIGHT TO KNOW - 31 03 80

7. JOBS FOR THE BOYS - 07 04 80
 

SEASON TWO

1. THE COMPASSIONATE SOCIETY - 23 02 81

2. DOING THE HONOURS - 02 03 81

3. THE DEATH LIST - 09 03 81

4. THE GREASY POLE - 16 03 81

5. THE DEVIL YOU KNOW - 23 03 81

6. THE QUALITY OF LIFE - 30 03 81

7. A QUESTION OF LOYALTY - 06 04 81
 

SEASON THREE

1. EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES - 11 11 82

2. THE CHALLENGE - 18 11 82

3. THE SKELETON IN THE CUPBOARD - 25 11 82

4. THE MORAL DIMENSION - 02 12 82

5. THE BED OF NAILS - 09 12 82

6. THE WHISKY PRIEST - 16 12 82

7. THE MIDDLE CLASS RIP OFF - 23 12 82

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XMAS SHOW 1984 ' PARTY GAMES ' - 17 12 84



SEASON ONE

1. THE GRAND DESIGN - 09 01 86

2. THE MINISTERIAL BROADCAST - 16 01 86

3. THE SMOKE SCREEN - 23 01 86

4. THE KEY - 30 01 86

5. A REAL PARTNERSHIP - 06 02 86

6. A VICTORY FOR DEMOCRACY - 13 02 86

7. THE BISHOP'S GAMBIT - 20 02 86

8. ONE OF US - 27 02 86
 
 

SEASON TWO

1. MAN OVERBOARD - 03 12 87

2. OFFICIAL SECRET - 10 12 87

3. A DIPLOMATIC INCIDENT - 17 12 87

4. A CONFLICT OF INTEREST - 23 12 87

5. POWER TO THE PEOPLE - 07 01 88

6. PATRON OF THE ARTS - 14 01 88

7. THE NATIONAL EDUCATION SERVICE - 21 01 88

8. THE TANGLED WEB - 28 01 88


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