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The Vicar of Dibley's John Bluthal: 1929-2018
Week of December 3, 2018

The Vicar of Dibley's John Bluthal: 1929-2018

He was part of the charming cast of characters in Dibley, but Bluthal also shared stage and screen time with the likes of Judi Dench, George Clooney and more.

Penelope Keith's tea room
Week of November 26, 2018

Penelope Keith's tea room

Who doesn't want a nice cup of tea? Well, ask a little village in Scotland.

Yes, Minister actors
Week of November 19, 2018

Yes, Minister actors

Acting experience as "CATS" was perhaps helpful for understanding all the wily characters in this political comedy.

After You’ve Gone
Week of November 12, 2018

After You’ve Gone

The hapless Jimmy continues the effort to raise his two teenage kids with help - whether he likes it or not - from his posh mother-in-law.

Judi Dench and the CATS film
Week of November 5, 2018

Judi Dench and the CATS film

The Dame finally gets to wear the whiskers, along with a slew of other stars, in the movie production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's mega-hit Broadway musical.

Panto Season is Coming!
Week of October 29, 2018

Panto Season is Coming!

This popular artform in Britain during the holidays will see the vicar become a wicked queen, the family dentist an evil pirate, and more!

Death in Paradise
Week of October 22, 2018

Death in Paradise

Even paradise can have an occasional downside (aside from frequent murders), with the weather and also for family men.

Yes, Prime Minister
Week of October 15, 2018

Yes, Prime Minister

This comical account of life in the halls of UK government was perhaps far more reality-based than fictional.

From LOTSW, Liz Fraser
Week of October 8, 2018

From LOTSW, Liz Fraser

What a surprise it was to learn that Nora Batty was not the only woman to engage Compo's affections.

Broken's Sean Bean
Week of October 1, 2018

Broken's Sean Bean

This star of numerous blockbusters has a lot of fans, but the sport of soccer - and Sheffield United - has the biggest fan in him.

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Afternoon Tea is Maryland Public Television's weekday presentation of British programs.
Our host and Tea Lady is Heather Sanderson.
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