UK TV Drama A-Z

THE A TO Z OF DRAMA SHOWS

This section contains info on thousands of UK dramas. From single dramas to series, from serials to plays and soaps, with untold treasures to be gleaned from within its pages.

There are programme details here from the very earliest days of TV to the latest hit shows.

Each entry includes all the key information you need with production credits (writers, producers, networks responsible for the shows, number of episodes, years show ran, etc), a synopsis with any relevant details and full cast lists (as well as characters played).

A1 ABIDE WITH ME to THE ADVOCATES
A2 AFFAIR, THE to ALL CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL
A3 ALL DAY ON THE SANDS to ANGELS
A4 ANGELS ARE SO FEW to THE AWEFUL MR GOODALL

B1 BAAL to BARLOW AT LARGE
B2 BARMITZVAH BOY to BETTER CLASS OF PERSON, A
B3 BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS to A BIT OF A DO
B4 A BIT OF A HOLIDAY to BLOODY SUNDAY
B5 BLOOMING YOUTH to BOY IN DARKNESS
B6 BOY IN THE BUSH to THE BROKEN HORSESHOE
B7 BROKEN LIVES to BY THE SWORD DIVIDED

C1 CADFAEL to THE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADY
C2 THE CASES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES to CHARLIE MUFFIN
C3 CHARLIE’S PLACE to CILLA’S WORLD OF COMEDY
C4 CINDERELLA to COASTING
C5 COAST TO COAST to COME HOME CHARLIE
C6 COME LAUGHING HOME to THE CORMORANT
C7 CORONATION STREET to CYRANO DE BERGERAC

D1 DAISIES IN DECEMBER to A DAY IN SUMMER
D2 DAYLIGHT ROBBERY to DEGAS AND PISSARO FALL OUT
D3 DEGREES OF ERROR to THE DISTRICT NURSE
D4 THE DIVISION to THE DOUBLE BLIND
D5 DOUBLE CROSS to THE DYNAMO

E1 EAGLE OF THE NINTH to EMMERDALE FARM
E2 EMPEROR JONES to EXTREMELY DANGEROUS

F1 FABIAN OF THE YARD to FEELING HIS WAY
F2 THE FELLOWS to FOOD FOR RAVENS
F3 FOOLING HITLER to FREUD
F4 FRENCHMAN’S CREEK to FUTURE CAST

G1 GADZOOKS! to GIFT FROM NEXUS
G2 THE GINGER TREE to A GOOD THIEF
G3 GOOSE WITH PEPPER to GUNPOWDER, TREASON AND PLOT

H1 HADLEIGH to HARRY’S KINGDOM
H2 HASSAN to HERE IS THE SILENCE
H3 HEREWARD THE WAKE to THE HOME FRONT
H4 HOME RUN to HUSTLE

I1 I CAND DESTROY THE SUN to INSATIABLE MRS KIRSCH
I2 THE INSIDE MAN to IVANHOE

J1 JACK AND JEREMY’S REAL LIVES to JUST LIKE MUM

K1 KAIN to KRAKATOA THE LAST DAYS

L1 THE LADS to THE LAUGHTER OF GOD
L2 THE LAW to LIPSTICK ON YOUR COLLAR
L3 LITTLE BIRD to LOST FOR WORDS
L4 THE LOST LANGUAGE OF CRANES to LYTTON’S DIARY

M1 MAC to THE MAN WHO DIDN’T BELIEVE IN GHOSTS
M2 THE MAN WHO MADE HUSBANDS JEALOUS to MELISSA
M3 MELTING POT to MISS MORRISON’S GHOST
M4 MR AND MRS EDGEHILL to MOTHER CAME TOO
M5 MOTHER LOVE to MY WONDERFUL LIFE

N1 THE NAKED CIVIL SERVANT to THE NIGHTMARE MAN
N2 NIGHT MUST FALL to NY-LON

O1 OBJECTS OF AFFECTION to ONE STEP BEYOND
O2 ONE SUMMER to THE OTHER MAN
O3 OTHER PEOPLE’S CHILDREN to OXBRIDGE BLUES

P1 PAINTED LADY to THE PERFECT MATCH
P2 PERFECT SCOUNDRELS to PLAY OF THE WEEK
P3 PLEASURE to PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
P4 PRIDE OF OUR ALLEY to PYGMALION SMITH

Q1 QED to THE QUIZ KID

R1 RRACHEL’S DREAM to REQUIEM APACHE
R2 REQUIEM FOR A HEAVYWEIGHT to ROCKLIFFE’S BABIES
R3 ROCKLIFFE’S FOLLY to RYAN INTERNATIONAL

S1 SABER OF LONDON to SEARCH FOR THE NILE
S2 SEA SONG to SHADOWLANDS
S3 SHADOW OF THE GUNMAN to THE SHILLINGBURY TALES
S4 SHINE ON HARVEY MOON to THE SINS
S5 SIN WITH OUR PERMISSIO to SOLID GEOMETRY
S6 SOME KIND OF LIFE to SPREAD OF THE EAGLE
S7 SPEECH DAY to THE STRETCH
S8 STRIKE FORCE to THE ERIC SYKES 1990 SHOW

T1 TAFF ACRE to THANK YOU SIR, THANK YOU MADAM
T2 THAT PETER KAY THING to THUNDER ROCK
T3 THE TICKET to TO THE LIGHTHOUSE
T4 TOUCH AND GO to TYCOON

U1 UFO to URBAN GOTHIC
V1 THE VACILLATIONS OF POPPY CAREW to VOYAGE OF CHARLES DARWIN

W1 WAGNER’S WOMEN to THE WEIR OF HERMISTON
W2 WE’LL MEET AGAIN to WHO ME
W3 A WHOLLY HEALTHY GLASGOW to WIVES AND DAUGHTERS
W4 WODEHOUSE PLAYHOUSE to THE WYVERN MYSTERY

XYZ1 THE XYY MAN to THE ZOO GANG