Yoricks Awake!

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A01Sprightly Running19980526

The Yoricks are three middle-aged men from Lancashire who, perplexed by the vagaries of modern life, try to make some kind of sense of their existence.

Three programmes track them as they arise from their winter sloth in search of inspiring new pastimes.

1: `Sprightly Running'.

In which the trio follow the fortunes of the runners in the gruelling Three Peaks fell race.

A02A Beltaine Good Time19980527

The Yoricks are three middle-aged men from Lancashire who, perplexed by the vagaries of modern life, try to make some kind of sense of their existence.

Three programmes track them as they arise from their winter sloth in search of inspiring new pastimes.

2: `A Beltaine Good Time'.

In which the trio join in the antics of a group of pagan Celts down on the allotments.

A03 LASTAlas, Poor Yoricks!19980528

The Yoricks are three middle-aged men from Lancashire who, perplexed by the vagaries of modern life, try to make some kind of sense of their existence.

Three programmes track them as they arise from their winter sloth in search of inspiring new pastimes.

3: `Alas, Poor Yoricks!' In which the trio watch an over-50s theatre company prepare to go on tour.