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Whitmore, Peter

Overview
Works: 66 works in 129 publications in 2 languages and 1,491 library holdings
Genres: Humor  Drama  Television comedies  Television series  Political television programs  Biography  Television programs  Fiction  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
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Most widely held works about Peter Whitmore
 
Most widely held works by Peter Whitmore
Yes, Prime Minister : the complete collection( Visual )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 256 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, Prime Minister( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the PM's duties is to recommend the appointment of bishops to the Queen. Given a choice of two presented by the Church, Jim prefers neither. Sir Humphrey has his own reasons for wanting a third.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True to the law that says people rise to the level of their incompetence, James Hacker MP, Minister for Administrative Affairs, has ascended to the highest political office in the land. Fortunately for the country, however, his scheming adversary Sir Humphrey Appleby - now Cabinet Secretary - is more than willing to help him steer the unsteady ship of state through the perilous waters of government.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Jim is coached and groomed for a television discussion of his new defense policy, Sir Humphrey is more concerned with what he says than in how he says it.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Jim slides down the popularity polls, Sir Humphrey finds himself at the center of a spy scandal. Can the hapless PM and the Machiavellian Mandarin save themselves from public disgrace?--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Government runs into financial crisis just as MPs and top civil servants are due for an increase in pay. Sir Humphrey relies on all his finest skills to push through his own claim.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Humphrey tries to maneuver Jim's political adviser out of her office. Territorial battle ensues and, caught in the cross fire, Bernard considers opposing Sir Humphrey for once in his career.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Prime Minister, Jim's finger is now on the nuclear button. Confused under some tough questioning, he comes up with a surprising Grand Design for defense.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Jim decides to champion his Health Minister's plan to abolish smoking through excessive taxation, a horrified Sir Humphrey calls in the tobacco lobby to prevent the move.--Kanopy
Yes, Prime Minister( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Called upon to take action to prevent a Commonwealth country from being taken over by Marxists, Jim has his first clash as Prime Minister with the Foreign Office.--Kanopy
Yes Minister by Petter Whitmore( Visual )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight episodes from the satirical British television comedy series. Includes the extraordinary events that took Jim Hacker MP, Minister for Administrative Affairs, to the door of Number 10
Yes, Minister: the complete collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Named on of the Top Ten TV programs of all time by the British Film Institute, this brilliantly observed comedy of manners pits the well-meaning Jim Hacker, a newly appointed cabinet minister, against the machinations of a career civil servant, Sir Humphrey Appleby, in the ultimate political marriage of inconvenience."--Container
Yes Minister by Peter Whitmore( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven episodes from the satirical British television comedy series featuring the Rt Hon Jim Hacker MP and his Permanent Secretary, Sir Humphrey
Yes, Minister by Moore Theological College( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Basque and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inept cabinet minister Jim Hacker is unexpectedly thrown into the race for Prime Minister as the "compromise candidate". He manages to get into trouble with the police and the British public but manages to scheme his way out of it
Yes Prime Minister : Series 2 by Sydney Lotterby( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prime Minister Jim Hacker is still guided by his Machiavellian mentor, Sir Humphrey Appleby, in Series Two of this award-winning comedy. When Jim decides to implement a new plan to reduce unemployment in the North, Sir Humphrey decides that desperate cases call for desperate measures. Meanwhile, if the Prime Minister 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. This series was produced and directed by Sydney Lotterby
Yes Minister( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Hacker, MP, Minister for Administrative Affairs continues to walk the political tightrope, balancing a very personal idealism with the intricacies of government bureaucracy
Yes, Minister : the complete collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... comedy of manners pits the well-meaning Jim Hacker, a newly appointed Cabinet MInister, against the machinations of a career civil servant, Sir Humphrey Appleby, in the ultimate political marriage of inconvenience"--Container
The two Ronnies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A sampler of the hilarious high points of Britain's most popular comedy duo."
The two Ronnies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sixth series featuring 8 episodes was first broadcast between November 1977 and January 1978 and contains some of the duo's best sketches and songs. With contributions by some amazing calibre writers such as Spike Milligan, David Renwick and the Monty Python boys
Yes Minister( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Hacker is the British Minister for Administrative Affairs. He tries to do something and cut government waste, but he is continually held back by the smart and wily Permanent Secretary of the Department, Sir Humphrey Appleby. Private secretary Bernard Woolley is caught in the middle, between his political master, and his civil service boss
 
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