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Brendon ChaseBrendon Chase
BBC One, 1981 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Action, Adventure, Children

Three brothers run away from home, influenced by the idea of living like Robin Hood and his merry men, deep in the forest of Brendon Chase. They take only what they will need, including a .22 rifle fitted with a silencer, which they pinched from Rumbold, their gardener. They make their camp in an ancient, hollow oak tree and live like outlaws, loving the dangers and excitements of their wild surroundings. Their aim is never to be caught- but how can they avoid all the people who are searching from them- including the police?


Viva Variety (2014)Viva Variety (2014)
BBC One, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary

Behind the scenes of the Scottish entertainment industry to reveal what it is really like to perform in 21st century variety.


Wedding Day WinnersWedding Day Winners
BBC One, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Game Show

Each week in Wedding Day Winners, two happy couples poised to tie the knot, and their friends and family go head to head in order to win fabulous prizes, a dream honeymoon, and most importantly the most extraordinary wedding ceremony ever which will be broadcast to the nation. There are no losers in Wedding Day Winners. Each couple will come away with a host of prizes, happy memories and above all married to the love of their lives!


Put Your Money Where Your Mouth IsPut Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
BBC One, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Buy, Sell and Trade, Reality, Game Show

Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is is a thrilling antiques show where two experts compete to make the most profit buying and selling collectibles. Watch as they go head-to-head in challenges over a week to find out who has the best eye for valuable items.


Whoops BaghdadWhoops Baghdad
BBC One, 1973 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy

Welcome to ancient Baghdad, and the home of the Wazir, his two daughters, and servant, Ali Oopla. At his master's every beck and call, Ali regularly finds himself running around in hairy entanglements with those far richer than his master, from merchant traders to the Caliph, and even some of the richest men in the world. More often than not, those entanglements involve the Wazir's daughters: the naïve but sweet Saccharine; and Boobiana and her two beauties. If Ali's not careful, he could find himself on a slow roast!


Think TankThink Tank
BBC One, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Game Show

This is a quiz show where a regular cast of contributors aim to help three contestants through a series of questions hoping they can win thousands of pounds. Ahead of each show, the regular cast from across the nation answer hundreds of general knowledge questions. Their answers form the quiz and will hopefully prove more of a help than a hindrance as the three contestants try to answer the questions correctly. After their knowledge has been tested to the max, the winning contestant then faces 'Question: Impossible', which stumped the whole Think Tank team. Using their wrong answers to eliminate obvious errors, can the contestant go one better and win a huge cash prize?


Making OutMaking Out
BBC One, 1980 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama
Rating: 4/5

Making Out - written by Debbie Horsfield, mixed comedy and drama in its portrayal of the women who worked on the factory floor at New Lyne Electronics in Manchester, tackling the personal lives of the characters as well as wider issues of recession, redundancy and retrenchment as the factory goes through various crises and take-overs.


Terry and JuneTerry and June
BBC One, 1979 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy

Terry and June Medford are both middle aged and beginning to find the trials of life are more difficult as they try to succeed in their daily lives. The couple have just moved to Purley, south-east London... Aunt Lucy and the mynah bird had disappeared, as had the occasionally visiting daughters. Terry and June now mixed with a friendly next door neighbour, Beattie; Terry's chatty work colleague, Malcolm; and their gruff boss Sir Dennis Hodge. Otherwise, things were much as before, with Terry's pigheaded childishness causing no end of problems, usually thwarting June's attempts at leading a cosy life.


Murder in the BadlandsMurder in the Badlands
BBC One, 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Crime, Documentary

Examines the stories behind the unsolved murders of four women across four decades in Northern Ireland.


The Generation GameThe Generation Game
BBC One, 1971 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Game Show

Making a fool of the contestants as they try to copy professionals who have strange jobs. To win some prizes the contestants play for points until there is a winner. They then watch prizes go by on a conveyor belt past where they are sat,and if they can remember any of them when asked they win those prizes.