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Fowlds, Derek

Overview
Works: 239 works in 377 publications in 1 language and 3,194 library holdings
Genres: Humor  Drama  Television series  Television comedies  Political television programs  Television programs  Detective and mystery television programs  Television adaptations  Television cop shows  Radio comedies 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Derek Fowlds
 
Most widely held works by Derek Fowlds
Yes, Prime Minister : the complete collection( Visual )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught off-guard by the sudden retirement of the Prime Minister, Sir Humphrey and his civil service allies soon get their house-trained minister, James Hacker, elevated to the top job
Yes, Minister : the complete collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-meaning Jim Hacker, a newly appointed Cabinet Minister, battles career civil servant Sir Humphrey Appleby
Yes Prime Minister : national education by BBC Worldwide Ltd( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under pressure to improve standards of education, Jim devises a plan which presents Sir Humphrey - as Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service - with a conflict of interest
Inspector Morse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford
Yes Prime Minister : The Patron of the Arts( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drastic cut in the Arts Council Grant is due to be announced on the morning of the British Theatre Awards dinner. Jim needs Sir Humphrey's help to avoid a hostile reception, but Sir Humphrey is a patron of the arts
Yes Prime Minister : The Tangled Web( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If the PM gives false information to Parliament, should the Cabinet Secretary support him, or should he tell all? As Sir Humphrey ponders the ethics, he finds that he, too, has something to hide
Yes Prime Minister : A Conflict of Interest( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A major City crisis seems set to rock the Government. With the Party Conference upcoming, it is time for firm action by a decisive Prime Minister. Sir Humphrey could not disagree more
Yes Prime Minister : A Diplomatic Incident( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to polish his public image, Jim wants the French to sign the Channel Tunnel agreement. However, the situation becomes sticky when they want to impose all kinds of damaging conditions
Yes Prime Minister : Power to the People( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sir Humphrey locks horns with the formidable Agnes Moorhouse, leader of a London Council, he finds her a tougher opponent than any of his gentlemanly adversaries in Whitehall
Yes Prime Minister : Man Overboard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jim decides to implement a new plan to reduce unemployment in the North, Sir Humphrey decides that desperate cases call for desperate measures
Yes Prime Minister : Official secrets( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The former Prime Minister is writing his memoirs - which have to be submitted for security clearance. It seems as though one chapter in the book will portray Jim in very bad light
Yes, Prime Minister : the Bishop's gambit by Antony Jay( Visual )

19 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bishop's gambit: When a British nurse is given ten years and 40 lashes for a trivial crime in a foreign country, the PM has to decide whether it's safer to be heartless or mindless. One of us: The headlines are giving the Prime Minister a major headache when it's uncovered that the late head of British intelligence was passing secrets to Moscow. Man overboard: A little lying is in order when that master of deception, Sir Humphrey Appleby, tries to thwart the Prime Minister's unpopular plan to transfer a contingent of British servicemen
Yes Minister by Stephen Lotterby( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political comedy series based around the Minister for Administrative Affairs, the Rt Hon Jim Hacker
Heartbeat( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 43 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 in 2012 in English and held by 43 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
The Grand design ; The Ministerial broadcast ; The Smoke screen( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in English and held by 42 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
Yes Minister : the very best episodes by Jonathan Lynn( Recording )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four episodes of machinations and manipulation from the classic BBC political satire. Open Government/Big Brother/The Economy Drive/The Writing on the Wall. The sustained dry wit of the dialogue and the wonderful interplay between the three main characters; Jim Hacker, Sir Humphrey and Bernard Wooley; made Jonathan Lynn and Antony Jay₂s satirical comedy compulsive viewing. The strength of the writing makes these audios a joy to listen to
The complete Yes, Minister by Jonathan Lynn( Recording )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Official secrets( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 40 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
Power to the people( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 37 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
 
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Yes Minister : the very best episodes
Alternative Names
Derek Fowlds British actor and presenter

Derek Fowlds britisk skodespelar

Derek Fowlds britisk skuespiller

Derek Fowlds Brits acteur

Derek Fowlds brittisk skådespelare

Дерек Фоулдс

德里克·福德斯

Languages
English (85)

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