Episodes

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0101Over The Top1986072420080302 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080302 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080302 (BBC7)
20080303 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20080303 (BBC7)
20090505 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20090505 (BBC7)
20100630 (BBC7)
20100701 (BBC7)
20120503 (BBC7)
20120504 (BBC7)
20140715 (BBC7)
20140716 (BBC7)

(01/06)

The Smollett family try to make a man of their son Compton, a self-employed trainspotter.

The Smollett family attempt to make a man of their son Compton, a self-employed trainspotter. Stars Roy Hudd. From July 1986.

The Smollett family attempt to make a man of their son Compton, a self-employed trainspotter.

Everest, a challenge to mountaineers since time immemorial.

Will the tedious Compton ascend to the peak before Almundslice?

Everest, a challenge to mountaineers since time immemorial. Will the tedious Compton ascend to the peak before Almundslice? Episode 1 of 6.

0101Over The Top2008030220120503

(01/06)

The Smollett family attempt to make a man of their son Compton, a self-employed trainspotter. Stars Roy Hudd. From July 1986.

0101Over The Top2008030220120504

(01/06)

The Smollett family try to make a man of their son Compton, a self-employed trainspotter.

0102Henry The Vee1986073120080309 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080309 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080309 (BBC7)
20080310 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20080310 (BBC7)
20090512 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20090512 (BBC7)
20100707 (BBC7)
20100708 (BBC7)
20120510 (BBC7)
20120511 (BBC7)
20140722 (BBC7)
20140723 (BBC7)

(02/06)

His Majesty fights the French at Agincourt, but will the Bard or Barbara Cartland win out?

His Majesty fights the French at Agincourt, but will the Bard or Barbara Cartland win the day? Stars Roy Hudd. From July 1986.

His Majesty fights the French at Agincourt, but will the Bard or Barbara Cartland win the day?

Roy Hudd goes once more unto the breach. But will the Bard or Barbara Cartland win the day? Historical romp from 1986. Episode 2 of 6.

0102Henry The Vee2008030920120510

(02/06)

His Majesty fights the French at Agincourt, but will the Bard or Barbara Cartland win the day? Stars Roy Hudd. From July 1986.

0102Henry The Vee2008030920120511

(02/06)

His Majesty fights the French at Agincourt, but will the Bard or Barbara Cartland win out?

0103Twenty-twenty Vision1986080720080316 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080316 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080316 (BBC7)
20080317 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20080317 (BBC7)
20090609 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20090609 (BBC7)
20090614 (BBC7)
20090615 (BBC7)
20090630 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20090630 (BBC7)
20100714 (BBC7)
20100715 (BBC7)
20120517 (BBC7)
20120518 (BBC7)
20140729 (BBC7)
20140730 (BBC7)

Episode x03 of 6

Professor Quarterpound gathers Britain's top scientists to witness his new time machine.

Professor Quarterpound gathers Britain's top scientists to witness his new time machine. Stars Roy Hudd. From August 1986.

Episode 6 of 06

Stars Roy Hudd.

From August 1986.

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a Second World War tale of derring-do.

The Idiots Have Landed!: Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a Second World War tale of derring-do.

Professor Quaterpound has gathered together the cream of British scientists to witness his Time Machine in action.

Episode 03 of 06

Professor Quaterpound has gathered together the cream of British scientists to witness his Time Machine in action. From 1986. Episode 3 of 6.

0104Railway '86 - The Movie!1986081420080323 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080323 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080323 (BBC7)
20080324 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20080324 (BBC7)
20090519 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20090519 (BBC7)
20100721 (BBC7)
20100722 (BBC7)
20120524 (BBC7)
20120525 (BBC7)
20140805 (BBC7)
20140806 (BBC7)

British Rail's new 'Silver Bullet' train ends up as a runaway express to Aberdeen.

British Rail's new 'Silver Bullet' train ends up as a runaway express to Aberdeen. Stars Roy Hudd. From August 1986.

Another miniature epic from the star of the News Huddlines. This time, it's a runaway train to Aberdeen. From 1986. Episode 4 of 6.

0105Voodoo Island1986082120080330 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080330 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080330 (BBC7)
20080331 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20080331 (BBC7)
20090526 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20090526 (BBC7)
20100728 (BBC7)
20100729 (BBC7)
20120531 (BBC7)
20120601 (BBC7)
20140812 (BBC7)
20140813 (BBC7)

A missionary expedition leads to peril in the far flung Caribbean. Stars Roy Hudd and Denise Coffey. From August 1986.

A missionary expedition leads to peril in the far flung Caribbean. From August 1986.

A missionary expedition leads to peril in the far flung Caribbean.

From August 1986.

Stars Roy Hudd and Denise Coffey.

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(BBC7 BD=20120601)

(BBC7 BD=20120531)

Roy and friends find themselves in peril on a far flung island. First heard in August 1986 and fresh to BBC 7. Episode 5 of 6.

0106 LASTDead Men Don't Eat Pilchards1986082820080406 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080406 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080406 (BBC7)
20080407 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20080407 (BBC7)
20090602 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20090602 (BBC7)
20100804 (BBC7)
20100805 (BBC7)
20120607 (BBC7)
20120608 (BBC7)
20140819 (BBC7)
20140820 (BBC7)

Top cops are on the case, when a witness protection programme goes catastrophically wrong.

Top cops are on the case, when a witness protection programme goes catastrophically wrong. Stars Roy Hudd. From August 1986.

Stars Roy Hudd.

From August 1986.

(BBC7 BD=20080406)

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(BBC7 BD=20120607)

Audience parody comedy from Roy Hudd. This week, a witness protection programme goes catastrophically wrong. From 1986. Episode 6 of 6.

0106 LASTThe Fall Of The House Of Slaithwaite20080608 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080608 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080609 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20090721 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20100915 (BBC7)
20100916 (BBC7)

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a grim northern industrial family drama. From June 1988 and fresh to BBC 7.

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a grim northern industrial family drama.

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a grim northern industrial family drama. From June 1988 and fresh to BBC 7. Episode 6 of 6.

0201The Curse Of The Smollett's Curse!1988060720080427 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080427 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080427 (BBC7)
20080428 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20090616 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20100811 (BBC7)
20100812 (BBC7)
20120906 (BBC7)
20120907 (BBC7)
20140103 (BBC7)
20140104 (BBC7)
20151021 (BBC7)
20151022 (BBC7)
20151024 (BBC7)

Melissa and Compton win a holiday, but spurn Herne Bay for an adventure in ancient Egypt.

Melissa and Compton win a holiday, but spurn Herne Bay for an adventure in ancient Egypt. Stars Roy Hudd. From June 1988.

Melissa and Compton have an adventure in ancient Egypt.

Melissa and Compton have an adventure in ancient Egypt - when they could be in Herne Bay. From 1988. Episode 1 of 6.

0202The Dead Walk At Midnight!1988061420080504 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080504 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080504 (BBC7)
20080505 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20080505 (BBC7)
20090623 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20090623 (BBC7)
20100818 (BBC7)
20100819 (BBC7)
20120913 (BBC7)
20120914 (BBC7)
20140110 (BBC7)
20140111 (BBC7)
20151028 (BBC7)
20151029 (BBC7)

A reporter arrives to investigate mysterious happenings at a haunted manor. From June 1988

A reporter arrives to investigate mysterious happenings at a haunted manor. Stars Roy Hudd and Denise Coffey. From June 1988.

A reporter arrives to investigate mysterious happenings at a haunted manor.

From June 1988

Stars Roy Hudd and Denise Coffey.

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a classic haunted manor thriller.

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a classic haunted manor thriller. From 1998 and fresh to BBC 7. Episode 2 of 6.

0203The Idiots Have Landed!1988062120080511 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080511 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080511 (BBC7)
20080512 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20080512 (BBC7)
20100825 (BBC7)
20100826 (BBC7)
20100829 (BBC7)
20100830 (BBC7)
20120920 (BBC7)
20120921 (BBC7)
20140117 (BBC7)
20140118 (BBC7)
20151104 (BBC7)
20151105 (BBC7)

A Second World War tale of derring-do, to dispose of Adolf Hitler at his Bavarian lodge. Stars Roy Hudd. From June 1988.

A Second World War tale of derring-do, to dispose of Adolf Hitler at his Bavarian lodge.

Stars Roy Hudd.

From June 1988.

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a Second World War tale of derring-do. From June 1988 and fresh to BBC 7. Episode 3 of 6.

0204Dead Dames Don't Dance With Danger1988062820080518 BT=1300 (BBC7)
20080518 BT=1900 (BBC7)
20080518 (BBC7)
20080519 BT=0600 (BBC7)
20080519 (BBC7)
20090707 BT=1730 (BBC7)
20090707 (BBC7)
20100901 (BBC7)
20100902 (BBC7)
20120927 (BBC7)
20120928 (BBC7)
20140124 (BBC7)
20140125 (BBC7)
20151111 (BBC7)
20151112 (BBC7)

Top American cop Bert Chisel is called in to solve a murder mystery for Scotland Yard. Stars Roy Hudd. From June 1988.

Top American cop Bert Chisel is called in to solve a murder mystery for Scotland Yard.

Stars Roy Hudd.

From June 1988.

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a crime thriller. From June 1988 and fresh to BBC 7. Episode 4 of 6.

0205Tom Smollet's Schooldays1988070520080525 (BBC7)
20080526 (BBC7)
20090714 (BBC7)
20100908 (BBC7)
20100909 (BBC7)
20121004 (BBC7)
20121005 (BBC7)
20140131 (BBC7)
20140201 (BBC7)
20151118 (BBC7)
20151119 (BBC7)

A pupil faces up to boarding school life with a fearsome headmaster and a head boy bully.

A young pupil faces up to boarding school life with a fearsome headmaster and a head boy bully. Stars Roy Hudd. From July 1988.

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a boarding school drama. From June 1988 and fresh to BBC 7.

0205Tom Smollett's Schooldays1988070520080525 (BBC7)
20080526 (BBC7)
20090714 (BBC7)
20100908 (BBC7)
20100909 (BBC7)
20121004 (BBC7)
20121005 (BBC7)
20140131 (BBC7)
20140201 (BBC7)

A young pupil faces up to boarding school life with a fearsome headmaster and a head boy bully.

Stars Roy Hudd.

A pupil faces up to boarding school life with a fearsome headmaster and a head boy bully.

From July 1988.

A young pupil faces up to boarding school life with a fearsome headmaster and a head boy bully. Stars Roy Hudd. From July 1988.

0206 LASTThe Fall Of The House Of Slaithwaite1988071220080608 (BBC7)
20080609 (BBC7)
20090721 (BBC7)
20100915 (BBC7)
20100916 (BBC7)
20121011 (BBC7)
20121012 (BBC7)
20140207 (BBC7)
20140208 (BBC7)
20151125 (BBC7)
20151126 (BBC7)

A northern black pudding maker must deal with the consequences of some unexpected ingredients. Stars Roy Hudd. From July 1988.

A black pudding maker must deal with the consequences of some unexpected ingredients.

Roy Hudd and friends re-enact a grim northern industrial family drama.

From June 1988 and fresh to BBC 7.

A northern black pudding maker must deal with the consequences of some unexpected ingredients.