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Nigel Slater's Simple Cooking

Nigel Slater's Simple Cooking logoCook Nigel Slater explores classic culinary pairings, working out why these combinations taste so good and how we can use this knowledge to make us better cooks.

Nigel Slater's Simple Suppers

Nigel Slater's Simple Suppers logoNigel Slater demonstrates straightforward, down to earth cooking, filmed at his home vegetable patch and on friends' allotments. Each programme takes us through a week's worth of simple suppers.

No Bananas

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No Place Like Home (1983)

No Place Like Home (1983) logoArthur and Beryl Crabtree feel they have earned some peace and quiet after 24 years of bringing up their four boisterous kids. One by one their offspring pack up and leave home, and their dreams of quiet are coming true at last. But it's just a false alarm as each of the young ones' plans fall through, They all end up back home with mum and dad, and somehow the Crabtrees end up with more kids than they started out with. Arthur and Beryl realise that parenthood can be a life sentence.

Noel's House Party

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Noise Squad

Noise Squad logoSeries following the Noise Squad, a team dedicated to dealing with noise pollution issues.

Not Going Out

Not Going Out logoLee is a childish northerner who lives in a fancy penthouse apartment in London. Going through a variety of jobs such as a janitor and a ice cream man as well as attempting relationships with flat mates Kate (Series 1) and Lucy (Series 2 & 3). His best mate, Daily Mail reading, middle class citizen Tim is always there to stop Lee from getting in trouble or not? Mayhem is never far away with cleaner Barbara who has never done a honest days work in her life.

Now Get Out Of That

Now Get Out Of That logoIn Now Get Out of That, two teams of active and brainy people follow an adventure course over approximately 72 hours. There were four series made - the first two were Cambridge v Oxford battles, the last two US v UK tussles. Each series followed a vaguely espionage-induced plot, in that the teams were being sent on a special mission such as rescuing a defecting spy. Along their course, they were a series of mental and physical challenges that had to be overcome before they could proceed. These could vary from creating a simple machine to opening a strong wooden box covered in 1000 screws to moving a huge boulder. Often the solutions to the problem were much simpler than they appeared, but that didn't stop the teams making a right pig's ear of them on regular occasions. There were two ...

Oh, Doctor Beeching!

Oh, Doctor Beeching! logoOh, Doctor Beeching! focuses on the small fictional branch line railway station of Hatley, which is threatened with closure under the Beeching Axe. The staff includes a not-too-bright Jack Skinner, the boss; his wife May; their daughter Gloria; Ethel; Vera Plumtree; Harry lambert and many other people. The stories revolve around the staff and their personal love lifes. The show also reunites Jeffrey Holland, Paul Shane and Su Pollard.
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