WorldCat Identities

Fowlds, Derek

Overview
Works: 200 works in 315 publications in 2 languages and 2,128 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Humor  Television comedies  Fiction  Biography  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Derek Fowlds
 
Most widely held works by Derek Fowlds
Yes, Minister the complete collection ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The well-meaning Jim Hacker, a newly appointed Cabinet Minister, battles career civil servant Sir Humphrey Appleby
Yes, Prime Minister the complete collection ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Yes Prime Minister is a British comedy series about the wheeling and dealing of political life. Although the series is set within the British political scene, it deals with political games and clashes between politicians and the civil service that could be found almost everywhere in the world"--Http://www.yes-minister.com/introduc.htm
Yes, Prime Minister the Bishop's gambit ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and Catalan and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Official Secrets: Hacker is horrified to discover he's been totally trashed in the former Prime Minister's new memoirs. But things get worse when word leaks out that he tried to suppress the book's publication. A Diplomatic incident: The sudden death of the former PM and his less than flattering memoirs, gives Hacker an opportunity to host a state occasion...and regain his reputation. A conflict of interest: Rumors of another city scandal could turn Prime Minister's headlines from bad to worse...unless Sir Humphrey can get the PM to appoint the "right" man to head up the Bank of England--even if he isn't the best man
Yes Minister ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Political comedy series based around the Minister for Administrative Affairs, the Rt Hon Jim Hacker
Yes minister ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A further four episodes of devious dealings from the classic BBC political satire
Yes Minister ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The corridors of power are awash with corruption, back-stabbing and uncivil servants as James Hacker, opportunistic Minister of the Department of Administrative Affairs, and his scheming Permanent Secretary, battle for control of the ministry
The complete Yes, Minister by Jonathan Lynn( Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grand design ; The Ministerial broadcast ; The Smoke screen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The grand design, the Prime Minister drops a political bombshell when he decides to develop a new nuclear-free defence strategy. In The Ministerial Broadcast, Sir Humphrey tries to pull the plug on the Prime Minister's plan to go on national television with his controversial new defence strategy. In The Smoke Screen, a horrified Sir Humphrey tries to extinguish the Prime Minister's plan to abolish smoking ... before it ignites the wrath of the powerful tobacco lobby
Heartbeat ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set during the 1960s in the fictional North Yorkshire village of Aidensfield and initially starring former EastEnder Nick Berry as PC Nick Rowan, this enduringly popular series interweaves crime and medical storylines, with a host of colourful characters that viewers took to their hearts, and a wonderfully 0stalgic soundtrack. This first series sees Nick and his doctor wife Kate (Niamh Cusack) settling in Aidensfield, having left the bustle of London behind. As villagers initial suspicion gives way to acceptance, the couple become increasingly involved, both professionally and personally, in the daily life of the rural community."--container
Heartbeat ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Set during the 1960s in the fictional North Yorkshire village of Aidensfield and initially starring former EastEnder Nick Berry as PC Nick Rowan, this enduringly popular series interweaves crime and medical storylines, with a host of colourful characters that viewers took to their hearts, and a wonderfully 0stalgic soundtrack. This first series sees Nick and his doctor wife Kate (Niamh Cusack) settling in Aidensfield, having left the bustle of London behind. As villagers initial suspicion gives way to acceptance, the couple become increasingly involved, both professionally and personally, in the daily life of the rural community."--container
Yes Minister the very best episodes by Jonathan Lynn( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Key ; A Real partnership ; A Victory for democracy ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In The Key, Sir Humphrey Appleby engages in a hilarious battle of wits with the Prime Minister's ambitious chief political adviser. In A Real Partnership, only the wily ways of Sir Humphrey can prevent the government's latest financial crisis from putting the damper on an upcoming pay raise for the Civil Service. In A Victory For Democracy, the very foundations of democracy are in peril as the Prime Minister tries to sort out the inner workings of Britain's political machine
Yes Minister ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four more episodes of machinations and manipulation from the classic BBC political satire
Power to the people ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following his stout stand against the Eurosausage, the Rt. Hon James Hacker PC, MP, BSc (Econ) was propelled along the corridors of power to the very pinnacle of politics--No. 10. With the scheming Sir Humphrey Appleby in the exalted position of Cabinet secretary, Hacker finds his feet as a Premier of some importance
Yes minister by Jonathan Lynn( Recording )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first program deals with the comical consternation caused by a possible cabinet shuffle and the second with the merits of being a civil servant
Heartbeat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PC Nick Rowan and his doctor wife Kate look forward to the birth of their first child
Yes, Prime Minister. the complete collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an unlikely chain of events, Jim Hacker emerges as the most viable candidate for his party's next Prime Minister. He gets his own car and driver, a nice house in London, a place in the country, endless publicity and a pension for life, what more does he want?
Yes, Prime Minister. the complete collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an unlikely chain of events, Jim Hacker emerges as the most viable candidate for his party's next Prime Minister. He gets his own car and driver, a nice house in London, a place in the country, endless publicity and a pension for life, what more does he want?
Yes, Prime Minister. the complete collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In an unlikely chain of events, Jim Hacker emerges as the most viable candidate for his party's next Prime Minister. He gets his own car and driver, a nice house in London, a place in the country, endless publicity and a pension for life, what more does he want?
The complete yes minister & yes prime minister ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First-class political satire, yes minister and yes prime minister are well-known for being closer to the truth than those in the polical arena would like to admit. This seven-disc features the complete collection of Yes minister series 1-3, the 60 minute special "Party Games" and Yes prime minister series 1&2
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.00 for Derek Fowl ... to 0.24 for The comple ...)
Languages
English (96)
Catalan (1)
Covers