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Question Time

Question Time logoQuestion Time is a topical debate BBC television programme in the United Kingdom, based on Any Questions?. The show typically features politicians from at least the three major political parties as well as other public figures who answer questions put to them by the audience. The independent production company Mentorn has made the programme for the BBC since 1998.

Rab C Nesbitt

Rab C Nesbitt logoRab C. Nesbitt is a drunken, string vested lay about who lives with his long suffering wife Mary and his two sons in the working class area of Govan in Glasgow. When he's not getting drunk with his pals that include the devious, womanizing Jamesie Cotter. He's offering his philosophical outlook on life to whoever will listen.

Real Swiss Family Robinson

Real Swiss Family Robinson logoAndy Dye and his wife Vicki have lived the good life for the last decade, enjoying all the luxuries they could afford, courtesy of Vicki's job running her own recruitment company and Andy's building firm, which also employed 21-year-old daughter Charlotte and her boyfriend Tom. Along with 13-year-old daughter Courtney, they all live in Essex. As the recession hit, Andy's building business collapsed, leaving three of them out of work, and Andy questioning whether or not all the hard work was all worth it, and whether the three-car, three-holiday lifestyle was what he wanted anymore. So he persuaded the family to leave their creature comforts behind and join him on a life changing adventure - three weeks on a deserted island. Here they face the ultimate family test and re-evaluate their liv...

Recovery (BBC) (2007)

Recovery (BBC) (2007) logoRecovery deals with the life of Alan Hamilton, the former head of a construction firm, after he receives serious personality-changing brain injuries in a car accident, and the emotional feeling of his family. Tricia, his wife struggles because the man she knew has gone. Throughout the programme she tries to bring him back through memories, photographs, her sons and herself.

Red Cap

Red Cap logoWritten by Patrick Harbinson (ER, Dark Angel), Red Cap, set on a British base camp in Germany, focuses on the elite plain-clothes detective unit of the Royal Military Police. Known as the Special Investigation Branch, the SIB is charged with one of the most demanding of all military jobs: the investigation of serious crimes committed by, or against, members of the British Army. Sergeant Jo McDonagh (Tamzin Outhwaite) is a tough-talking, dedicated new recruit to the unit, who has just been transferred to the SIB from the Close Protection Unit. Jo is a maverick who has to prove herself and gain acceptance in a man's world that is suspicious and unwelcoming towards outsiders. Red Cap was made with the full cooperation and support of the British Army.


Reflex logoShane Richie hosts the series in which two families battle each other in a series of super-fast physical and mental challenges designed to test human speed and reaction. All the action is captured in stunning super slow motion as Ken Bruce is on hand to offer his own view of the events from the commentary box

Reggie Perrin 2009

Reggie Perrin 2009 logoRevival of the 1970s sitcom The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin. Creator David Nobbs has co-written six new 30-minute episodes for this series, with the help of Men Behaving Badly writer Simon Nye. Reggie Perrin retells the story of a sales executive on the edge. An average man finding it increasingly difficult to put up with the monotony of life, the disappointing marriage, the office grind and the daily commute. Rebellion begins to build in his mind, in the form of increasingly surreal flights of fancy. And, slowly, Reggie begins to say what he really thinks, to his wife, to his boss, to his fellow commuters... and, most dangerously of all, to his new colleague, the beautiful Jasmine Strauss. Executive producer Phil Clarke told Broadcast magazine that this project (Objective's first ...

Remembrance Sunday: the Cenotaph

Remembrance Sunday: the Cenotaph logoCoverage of the Remembrance Day commemorations at the Cenotaph in Whitehall.


Restless logoA young woman finds out that her mother worked as a spy for the British Secret Service during World War II and has been on the run ever since.

Return to... Castaway 2000

Return to... Castaway 2000 logoIn the days before Big Brother, 36 complete strangers volunteered to live self-sufficiently on an island off the coast of Scotland for a year in a BBC experiment. You can imagine what happened next. Now, the pioneer Robinson Crusoes have been persuaded back in front of the cameras to tell all.
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