2point4 Children. Image shows from L to R: Bill (Belinda Lang), David (John Pickard), Ben (Gary Olsen), Jenny (Clare Buckfield). Copyright: BBC
2point4 Children

2point4 Children

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1991 - 1999
  • 56 episodes (8 series)

The Porters seem to be a perfectly average bunch - mum, dad, son and daughter. This family, however, are anything but ordinary. Stars Belinda Lang, Gary Olsen, Julia Hills, Clare Woodgate, Clare Buckfield and more.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 5 - The Skeleton In The Cupboard

A creepy feeling keeps on overcomnig Bill at home - it's almost as if she's being watched. The offer of a job interview could prove to be her escape from the mundanity of the factory, and Rona's love life is increasingly complex.

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 6th October 1992
Time
8:30pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 15th November 2011 9:20am Gold
Tuesday 15th November 2011 1:20pm Gold
Tuesday 17th January 2012 8:00am Gold
Tuesday 17th January 2012 11:20am Gold
Monday 24th December 2012 7:00am Gold
Tuesday 25th December 2012 6:10am Gold
Saturday 5th October 2013 6:10am Gold
Monday 14th October 2013 2:30pm Drama
Monday 14th October 2013 9:00pm Drama
Saturday 3rd May 2014 6:40am Gold
Wednesday 16th January 2019 12:00pm Gold
Wednesday 16th January 2019 3:20pm Gold
Friday 22nd March 2019 12:15pm Gold
Friday 22nd March 2019 3:35pm Gold
Tuesday 21st May 2019 12:10pm Gold
Tuesday 21st May 2019 5:20pm Gold
Tuesday 13th August 2019 12:30pm Gold
Tuesday 13th August 2019 3:05pm Gold
Sunday 8th September 2019 6:05pm Drama
Tuesday 15th September 2020 12:40pm Gold
Wednesday 16th September 2020 12:00pm Gold
Tuesday 19th April 2022 8:30am Gold
Tuesday 19th April 2022 1:50pm Gold
Wednesday 29th June 2022 7:45am Gold
Wednesday 29th June 2022 11:30am Gold
Wednesday 16th August 2023 8:25am Gold
Wednesday 16th August 2023 12:20pm Gold
Monday 9th October 2023 8:20am Gold
Monday 9th October 2023 12:20pm Gold

Cast & crew

Cast
Belinda Lang Bill
Gary Olsen Ben
Julia Hills Rona
Clare Woodgate Jenny
John Pickard David
Kim Benson Christine
Guest cast
Andrew Hall Gordon
Michael Troughton Mr Barstow
Cate Fowler Elizabeth
Sheridan Forbes Cassie
Sarah Dangerfield Julie
Bryan Lawrence (as Bryan Lawrence) Luke
Danny Swanson Barman
Jae Alexander Nightclub Pianist
Writing team
Andrew Marshall Writer
Production team
Richard Boden Director
Richard Boden Producer
Brian Cutts Editor
David Buckingham Production Designer
Richard Hogan Production Designer
Howard Goodall Composer

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