Yes, Minister

Yes, Minister is set mainly in the office of a British Cabinet minister in the fictional Department of Administrative Affairs in Whitehall. Following the ministerial career of the Rt Hon Jim Hacker MP, played by Paul Eddington. His various efforts to develop and execute legislation or effect departmental changes are opposed by the British Civil Service, including his Permanent Secretary, Sir Humphrey Appleby, played by SirNigel Hawthorne. His Principal Private Secretary Bernard Woolley, usually finds himself caught between the two. The sequel, Yes, Prime Minister, continued with the same cast, and followed the events of the premiership of Jim Hacker after his unexpected elevation to Number 10 upon the resignation of the previous Prime Minister.

Yes, Minister is a critically acclaimed TV show, that has received several awards, including several BAFTAs and in 2004 was voted sixth in the Britain’s Best Sitcom poll.

Season 2
Episode
Date & time
 
7: A Question Of Loyalty
 
7: A Question Of Loyalty
Mon 9 March·8:20am
Rec
6: The Quality Of Life
 
6: The Quality Of Life
Fri 6 March·8:15am
Rec
 
 
Fri 6 March·7:25pm
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5: The Devil You Know
 
5: The Devil You Know
Thu 5 March·8:15am
Rec
 
 
Thu 5 March·7:25pm
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4: The Greasy Pole
 
4: The Greasy Pole
Wed 4 March·8:15am
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Wed 4 March·7:25pm
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Thu 5 March·12:20am
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3: The Death List
 
3: The Death List
Tue 3 March·8:15am
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Tue 3 March·7:25pm
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Wed 4 March·12:20am
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2: Doing The Honours
 
2: Doing The Honours
Mon 2 March·8:15am
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Mon 2 March·7:25pm
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Tue 3 March·1:05am
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1: The Compassionate Society
 
1: The Compassionate Society
Fri 28 February·8:20am
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Fri 28 February·7:25pm
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Sat 29 February·12:15am
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7: Jobs For The Boys
 
7: Jobs For The Boys
Thu 27 February·8:20am
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Thu 27 February·7:25pm
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6: The Right To Know
 
6: The Right To Know
Wed 26 February·8:20am
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Wed 26 February·7:25pm
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5: The Writing On The Wall
 
5: The Writing On The Wall
Tue 25 February·8:20am
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Tue 25 February·7:25pm
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4: Big Brother
 
4: Big Brother
Mon 24 February·7:25pm