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Series two sees Prime Minister Jim Hacker still muddling through under the guidance of his Machiavellian mentor, Sir Humphrey Appleby. 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. A classic satirical comedy starring Paul Eddington and Nigel Hawthorne.

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Series two sees Prime Minister Jim Hacker still muddling through under the guidance of his Machiavellian mentor, Sir Humphrey Appleby. 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. A classic satirical comedy starring Paul Eddington and Nigel Hawthorne.

    • Episode 1

    Man Overboard

    When Jim decides to implement a new plan to reduce unemployment in the North, Sir Humphrey decides that desperate cases call for desperate measures.

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    • 30 Minutes

    When Jim decides to implement a new plan to reduce unemployment in the North, Sir Humphrey decides that desperate cases call for desperate measures.

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    • 30 Minutes
    • Episode 2

    Official Secrets

    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.

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    • 30 Minutes

    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.

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    • 30 Minutes
    • Episode 3

    A Diplomatic Incident

    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.

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    • 28 Minutes

    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.

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    • 28 Minutes
    • Episode 4

    A Conflict of Interests

    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.

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    • 30 Minutes

    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.

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    • 30 Minutes
    • Episode 5

    Power to the People

    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.

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    • 30 Minutes

    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.

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    • 30 Minutes
    • Episode 6

    The Patron of the Arts

    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's a patron of the arts.

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    • 28 Minutes

    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's a patron of the arts.

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    • 28 Minutes
    • Episode 7

    The National Education Service

    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.

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    • 30 Minutes

    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.

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    • 30 Minutes
    • Episode 8

    The Tangled Web

    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.

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    • 28 Minutes

    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.

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    • 28 Minutes
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