Porterhouse Blue

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012000031020040531 (BBC7)
20040601 (BBC7)
20050919 (BBC7)
20050920 (BBC7)

Based on the novel by Tom Sharpe. New Cambridge master Sir Godber wants to change the college traditions.

Anton Lesser begins a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 1: The new Master of Porterhouse threatens a break with tradition in the most conservative of Cambridge's colleges, to the horror of the Fellows and of the Porter - the redoubtable Skullion.

First of nine readings based on the book by Tom Sharpe. New Cambridge master, Sir Godber wants to change the college traditions. Episode 1 of 9.

012000031020040531 (BBC7)
20040601 (BBC7)
20050919 (BBC7)
20050920 (BBC7)

Based on the novel by Tom Sharpe. New Cambridge master Sir Godber wants to change the college traditions.

Anton Lesser begins a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 1: The new Master of Porterhouse threatens a break with tradition in the most conservative of Cambridge's colleges, to the horror of the Fellows and of the Porter - the redoubtable Skullion.

First of nine readings based on the book by Tom Sharpe. New Cambridge master, Sir Godber wants to change the college traditions. Episode 1 of 9.

022000031720040601 (BBC7)
20040602 (BBC7)
20050920 (BBC7)
20050921 (BBC7)

Trouble brews in the Cambridge college as the new master threatens to break with tradition.

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 2: Zipser experiences a strange attraction to his bedder.

Trouble brews in the Cambridge college as the new master threatens to break with tradition. Based on the book by Tom Sharpe.

022000031720040601 (BBC7)
20040602 (BBC7)
20050920 (BBC7)
20050921 (BBC7)

Trouble brews in the Cambridge college as the new master threatens to break with tradition.

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 2: Zipser experiences a strange attraction to his bedder.

Trouble brews in the Cambridge college as the new master threatens to break with tradition. Based on the book by Tom Sharpe.

032000032420040602 (BBC7)
20040603 (BBC7)
20050921 (BBC7)
20050922 (BBC7)

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 3: Zipser and the Chaplain, the Master and the Dean.

Zipser finds it hard to contain his horrifying but irresistible attraction for Mrs Biggs and seeks advice from the chaplain.

Adaptation of Porterhouse Blue, Tom Sharpe's tale of life at the Cambridge college Porterhouse.

032000032420040602 (BBC7)
20040603 (BBC7)
20050921 (BBC7)
20050922 (BBC7)

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 3: Zipser and the Chaplain, the Master and the Dean.

Zipser finds it hard to contain his horrifying but irresistible attraction for Mrs Biggs and seeks advice from the chaplain.

Adaptation of Porterhouse Blue, Tom Sharpe's tale of life at the Cambridge college Porterhouse.

042000033120040603 (BBC7)
20040604 (BBC7)
20050922 (BBC7)
20050923 (BBC7)

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 4: The flying contraceptives.

College student Zipser gets himself in a pickle and brings the house down. Based on the novel by Tom Sharpe.

College student Zipser gets himself in a pickle. Based on the novel by Tom Sharpe. Episode 4 of 9.

042000033120040603 (BBC7)
20040604 (BBC7)
20050922 (BBC7)
20050923 (BBC7)

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 4: The flying contraceptives.

College student Zipser gets himself in a pickle and brings the house down. Based on the novel by Tom Sharpe.

College student Zipser gets himself in a pickle. Based on the novel by Tom Sharpe. Episode 4 of 9.

052000040720040604 (BBC7)
20040605 (BBC7)
20050923 (BBC7)
20050924 (BBC7)

Skullion feels threatened.

Tension runs deep as the Dean tries to think of ways to oust Sir Godber, the new college master. Based on the book by Tom Sharpe.

Tension runs deep as the Dean tries to think of ways to oust the new college master. Based on the book by Tom Sharpe.

052000040720040604 (BBC7)
20040605 (BBC7)
20050923 (BBC7)
20050924 (BBC7)

Skullion feels threatened.

Tension runs deep as the Dean tries to think of ways to oust Sir Godber, the new college master. Based on the book by Tom Sharpe.

Tension runs deep as the Dean tries to think of ways to oust the new college master. Based on the book by Tom Sharpe.

062000041420040607 (BBC7)
20040608 (BBC7)
20050926 (BBC7)
20050927 (BBC7)

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 6: Cornelius Carrington returns to Cambridge.

The Dean hopes that TV personality Cornelius Carrington will help him get rid of Sir Godber, the new college master.

The Dean hopes that TV personality Cornelius Carrington will help him get rid of Sir Godber, the new college master. Episode 6 of 9.

062000041420040607 (BBC7)
20040608 (BBC7)
20050926 (BBC7)
20050927 (BBC7)

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 6: Cornelius Carrington returns to Cambridge.

The Dean hopes that TV personality Cornelius Carrington will help him get rid of Sir Godber, the new college master.

The Dean hopes that TV personality Cornelius Carrington will help him get rid of Sir Godber, the new college master. Episode 6 of 9.

072000042120040608 (BBC7)
20040609 (BBC7)
20050927 (BBC7)
20050928 (BBC7)

A TV programme is to be made on the college, but will this portray Porterhouse and new master Sir Godber in a favourable light?

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 7: Skullion goes to the bank.

A TV programme is to be made on the college, but will this portray Porterhouse and new master Sir Godber in a favourable light? Episode 7 of 9.

072000042120040608 (BBC7)
20040609 (BBC7)
20050927 (BBC7)
20050928 (BBC7)

A TV programme is to be made on the college, but will this portray Porterhouse and new master Sir Godber in a favourable light?

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 7: Skullion goes to the bank.

A TV programme is to be made on the college, but will this portray Porterhouse and new master Sir Godber in a favourable light? Episode 7 of 9.

082000042820040609 (BBC7)
20040610 (BBC7)
20050928 (BBC7)
20050929 (BBC7)

When Carrington's TV programme goes out it contains some devastating disclosures about Porterhouse college.

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 8: Skullion goes on television.

When Carrington's TV programme goes out it contains some devastating disclosures about Porterhouse college. Episode 8 of 9.

082000042820040609 (BBC7)
20040610 (BBC7)
20050928 (BBC7)
20050929 (BBC7)

When Carrington's TV programme goes out it contains some devastating disclosures about Porterhouse college.

Anton Lesser continues a nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. 8: Skullion goes on television.

When Carrington's TV programme goes out it contains some devastating disclosures about Porterhouse college. Episode 8 of 9.

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20040611 (BBC7)
20050929 (BBC7)
20050930 (BBC7)

Anton Lesser concludes his nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. Porterhouse gets a new Master.

A confrontation between Scullion and the Master has deadly consequences.

A confrontation between Scullion and the Master leaves deadly consequences. Episode 9 of 9.

09 LAST2000050520040610 (BBC7)
20040611 (BBC7)
20050929 (BBC7)
20050930 (BBC7)

Anton Lesser concludes his nine-part reading of Tom Sharpe's satire set in Cambridge University. Porterhouse gets a new Master.

A confrontation between Scullion and the Master has deadly consequences.

A confrontation between Scullion and the Master leaves deadly consequences. Episode 9 of 9.