List of After Dark editions

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After Dark – picture shows guests from the edition of 9 April 1988, including General Sir Cecil 'Monkey' Blacker, Margaret, Duchess of Argyll and John McCririck.

After Dark was a British late night television discussion programme, produced by Open Media. It ran off and on Channel 4 between 1987 and 1997, and on the BBC in 2003.[1] Here follows a complete list of all editions, with dates of live transmission and the names of all guests and hosts, and whether the programmes are available for online download at BFI InView.

Series 1[edit]

Date of broadcast Title of programme Host Guests BFI InView
1 May 1987 Secrets Tony Wilson Clive Ponting, Margaret Moore, Colin Wallace, T. E. Utley, Isaac Evans, Peter Hain, Anne-Marie Sandler Yes
8 May 1987 Private Lives Helena Kennedy Tony Blackburn, Jeremy Black, Peter Tatchell, Sheila Kitzinger, Paul Halloran, Victoria Gillick, Johnny Edgecombe
15 May 1987 Football Crazy Professor Anthony Clare Terry Neill, A. J. Ayer, Chris Lightbown, Stuart Cosgrove, John Fashanu, Ian Hutchinson, Jennifer Hargreaves
22 May 1987 Do The British Love Their Children? Chantal Cuer John Rae, Linda Bellos, Germaine Greer, Gordon Whiteley, Russell Hoban, Diane Caw, Sarah Coomaraswamy Yes
29 May 1987 The Mafia John Underwood Alex Manson, Doug Le Vien, Claire Sterling, David Mellor, David Yallop, Gaia Servadio, Bob Dick, Frank Pulley Yes
5 June 1987 Honest, Decent and True? Professor Anthony Clare John Ehrlichman, Anthony Smith, Mary Midgley, Ann Burdus, Philip Bobbitt, Hugh Montefiore Yes
12 June 1987 Is Britain Working? Tony Wilson David Selbourne, Teresa Gorman, Hilary Hook, Ezaz Ahmed Hayat, Adrian Lloyd, Billy Bragg, 'Helen'
26 June 1987 Killing With Care Professor Ian Kennedy Charlotte Hough, Ilora Finlay, Pieter Admiraal, Lord Soper, George Cant, Maggie Davis, Vicky Clement-Jones, John Finnis
3 July 1987 Peace in Our Time John Underwood Edward Teller, Beatrix Campbell, Deidre Duffy, Rudolf Peierls, Enoch Powell, Sergey Kapitsa Yes
10 July 1987 Klaus Barbie Professor Ian Kennedy Eli Rosenbaum, Neal Ascherson, Gena Turgel, Philippe Daudy, Paul Oestreicher, Jacques Vergès Yes

Series 2[edit]

Date of broadcast Title of programme Host Guests BFI InView
19 February 1988 Beyond the Law John Underwood Colin Woods, Eileen Gray, Martin Short, Brian Woollard, David Napley, Ian Hunt, T. Dan Smith Yes
26 February 1988 Marriage: What Do Women Want? Stuart Hood James Dearden, Carol McMillan, Julie Grant, Mary Whitehouse, Joan Wyndham, Naim Attallah, Shere Hite
4 March 1988 No Place Like Home Helena Kennedy Susanne Reedes, Martin Daunton, Kathy Hearne, William 'Spider' Wilson, John Heddle, Sheila McKechnie, Bill More Yes
11 March 1988 You Are What You Wear Gaia Servadio Brenda Polan, Bishop of Lewes, Bruce Oldfield, Nicholas Coleridge, Terry Melville, Katharine Hamnett, Raghib Ashan
18 March 1988 Licensed to Kill? Paul Sieghart Pauline Perry, Onora O'Neill, Michael Wiseman, Anthony Farrar-Hockley, Bridie Maguire, Arnold Dousse, Bernadette Devlin McAliskey Yes
25 March 1988 Iran/Iraq: A Holy War? John Underwood Noel Pickering, Haleh Afshar, Norman Kirkham, Shusha Guppy, Ezzat Altamimi, Hoshyar Zebari, Hamid Houshangi, Dilip Hiro Yes
9 April 1988 Horse Racing: Sport Of Kings? Tony Wilson Barney Curley, John McCririck, Duncan Keith, Margaret, Duchess of Argyll, General Sir Cecil 'Monkey' Blacker, Alan Gibbons, Brian Radford, 'Michael'
16 April 1988 What Is Prison For? Professor Ian Kennedy John Renton, John Masterson, Ken Murray, Terry Dicks, Tony Hoare, Yolande McShane Yes
23 April 1988 Race and the Classroom: Education for All? Helena Kennedy Blake Bedford, Olna Manyan, Ray Honeyford, John Sentamu, Ann Dummett, Dipak Basu, Lurline Champagnie Yes
30 April 1988 Bewitched, Bothered or Bewildered? Tony Wilson Moira Woods, Olivia Durdin-Robertson, Jack Shackleford, Jack Dover Wellman, Audrey Harper, Margot Adler, Trevor Turner
7 May 1988 Derry '68 Look Back in Anger? Professor Ian Kennedy Roy Bradford, Paul Brennan, Henry Kelly, DeLores Tucker, Noirin Connolly, Eamonn McCann, Glenn Barr Yes
14 May 1988 Israel: Forty Years On John Underwood Yohanan Lahav, Anton Shammas, Marie Colvin, Gerald Kaufman, Moshe Amirav, Faisal Aweidah, Nadia Hijab
21 May 1988 What is Sex For? Professor Anthony Clare Andrea Dworkin, Anthony Burgess, Jim Haynes, Julia Ronder, Jack Dominian, Roz Kaveney Yes
28 May 1988 Winston Churchill Trevor Hyett David Irving, Lord Hailsham, Anthony Montague Browne, David Reynolds, Jack Jones, Jean Howard Yes
4 June 1988 Open to Exposure Professor Ian Kennedy Peter Hillmore, Lester Middlehurst, Harvey Proctor, Annette Witheridge, Laurie Manifold, Christine Keeler, Nina Myskow Yes
11 June 1988 South Africa Trevor Hyett Harry Belafonte, Denis Worrall, Essop Pahad, Breyten Breytenbach, Nick Mitchell, Victoria Brittain, Ismail Ayob Yes
18 June 1988 How Do You Survive a Murder? Professor Anthony Clare Lord Longford, Georgina Lawton, June Patient, Patricia Highsmith, Peter Whent, David Howden, James Nelson, Sarah Boyle Yes
25 June 1988 Pornography Helena Kennedy Hanna Segal, Paula Meadows, Bill Margold, Susanne Kappeler, James Bogle, David Hebditch, 'Dave'
2 July 1988 Animal Rights Beverly Anderson Katie Boyle, Rex Hudson, Ralph Cook, Miriam Rothschild, Mark Gold, Judy MacArthur, Frank Evans Yes
9 July 1988 After Cleveland Trevor Hyett Beatrix Campbell, Shirley Edwards, Ray Wyre, A father from Cleveland, Ralph Underwager, Simon Court, 'John', Raine Roberts
16 July 1988 British Intelligence John Underwood Gary Murray, Alastair Mackie, Merlyn Rees, Robin Ramsay, Jock Kane, Robert Harbinson, H. Montgomery Hyde Yes
23 July 1988 It's a Mad, Mad World? Beverly Anderson Errol Francis, Anne Newnham, Glynn Harrison, Sashi Sashidharan, Derek Francis, Pamela Taylor, Thomas Szasz Yes
30 July 1988 Save the Whale, Save the World? Roisin McAuley Kieran Mulvaney, Heathcote Williams, Petra Kelly, James Lovelock, Tony Ball, C. W. Nicol, Shigeko Misaki Yes
6 August 1988 Nicaragua John Underwood John Silber, Alfred Sherman, Roberto Ferrey, Susan Morgan, Bianca Jagger, Amalia Chomarro, Allan Francovich, John Bevan
13 August 1988 Money Henry Kelly Michael Lee, Owen Oyston, Michael Bassett, Nicholas van Hoogstraten, Marie Jahoda, Hannah Ward, Frances Jankowski Yes
20 August 1988 Born to Serve? Trevor Hyett Peter Clarke, John Cawston, John Rentoul, Eva Figes, Doris Williams, Jessica Mitford, Pamela Hilton, Cora
27 August 1988 Sentencing Professor Ian Kennedy Isabel Brydie, David Napley, Sarah Helm, Michael Argyle, Peter Herbert, John Coker, Vivian Berger Yes
3 September 1988 Alternative Medicine Tony Wilson Debra Freechild, Ronald Davey, James Randi, Jacques Benveniste, Erica Jones, Walter Stewart, David Reilly, Jonathan Miller
10 September 1988 Blacklist? Professor Ian Kennedy Harold Musgrove, Hilary Wainwright, Hugo Cornwall, Richard Norton-Taylor, George Brumwell, John Macreadie, Michael Noar Yes

Series 3[edit]

Date of broadcast Title of programme Host Guests BFI InView
13 May 1989 Out of Bounds John Underwood Eddie Chapman, Tony Benn, Lord Dacre, James Rusbridger, Miles Copeland, Anthony Cavendish, Adela Gooch Yes
20 May 1989 Football – The Final Whistle? Jancis Robinson Peter Garrett, Rhodes Boyson, Garth Crooks, James Delaney, Cass Pennant, Margaret Simey, John Williams, Eileen Delaney Yes
27 May 1989 Drugs – Is Britain Cracking Up? Professor Ian Kennedy Blue, Robert Lefever, Nell Campbell, Terry Goddard, 'Louise', Margaret White, Allan Parry
3 June 1989 Back in the USSR? Professor Anthony Clare Mikki Doyle, Vladimir Bukovsky, Denis Healey, Martin Walker, Tatyana Tolstaya, Vitali Vitaliev
10 June 1989 Britain – Out on a Limb? Beverly Anderson Peter Ustinov, Kenneth Minogue, Shirley Williams, Richard Perle, Alastair Morton, Josef Joffe, Edward Heath Yes
17 June 1989 Rock Bottom? Matthew Parris Eartha Kitt, Pauline Black, Simon Napier-Bell, Pat Kane, Imruh Bakari, Jonathan Ashby
24 June 1989 Pride and Prejudice Beverly Anderson Ole Espersen, Russell Watkyn, Jo Purvis, Ismond Rosen, Jennie Wilson, Martin Sherman, Ken Skeates Yes
1 July 1989 What's Up Doc? Tony Wilson Ivor Daniels, Alex Comfort, James Hammond, Ian McColl, Joanna Trowell, David Widgery, Jane Rosbotham Yes
8 July 1989 Who Dares Wins? Professor Anthony Clare Frederick Martens, Tony Colston-Hayter, Victor Lownes, 'Dougie', Mary-Ann Hushlak, Bishop of Willesden, David Berglas, Al Alvarez
15 July 1989 School's Out Matthew Parris Robert Munks, Adae Whitcombe, Sonia Leiper, Darren Brind, Nadeem Inayat, Paula McNamara, Kieran Clifton Yes
22 July 1989 The Cost of Divorce Professor Ian Kennedy Denis Cooper, Marvin Mitchelson, George MacBeth, Sue Stapely, Gill Cooper, Elizabeth Browne, George Brown Yes
29 July 1989 What Is There To Believe In? Tony Wilson Lynette Burrows, Steven Rose, David Holloway, Frank Cioffi, The Bishop of Durham, Dorothy Rowe, Michael Bentine
2 September 1989 Germany – 50 Years On Professor Anthony Clare Amity Shlaes, Reinhard Spitzy, Albert Friedlander, Christof Wackernagel, Donald Cameron Watt, Franz Schoenhuber, Jozef Garlinski Yes
9 September 1989 Superpowers – All In The Mind Tony Wilson Martin Israel, Ivy Northage, James Randi, Athena Pattengill, Stephen O'Brien, Susan Blackmore
16 September 1989 What Do We Do With Sex Offenders? Helena Kennedy Gerald Silverman, John Coker, Ray Wyre, 'Peter', Maurice White, Nell McCafferty, Michael Bettsworth
23 September 1989 Freud – 50 Years On Professor Ian Kennedy Donald Reeves, Jeffrey Masson, Hans Lobner, Stuart Sutherland, Isabel Menzies Lyth, Ralph Steadman, Anna Raeburn Yes
30 September 1989 Body Beautiful – What Do We Want? Sheena McDonald Mandy Mudd, Nabil Shaban, Dee Wells, Arthur Marwick, Molly Parkin, Zoe Warwick, Suzanne Younger
7 October 1989 Death Penalty? Professor Anthony Clare Sean O'Dochartaigh, Syd Dernley, Dorothea Morefield, Evelyn Ann Theobald, Peter Thornton, Michael Argyle, Guy Rais Yes
14 October 1989 Ethiopia John Underwood Mark Bowden, Mary Dines, Richard Balfe, Berhane Ghebrehiwot, Rebecca Astrate, Peter Bauer, Charles Stewart, Abadi Zemo Yes
21 October 1989 The Royal Family – Dallas or Palace? Tony Wilson Edgar Wilson, Andrew Morton, Archduke Karl von Habsburg, Peregrine Worsthorne, Gwyn Fitch, Peter Russell, Rhoda Koenig Yes
28 October 1989 Men and Women: What's the Difference? Matthew Parris Mary Stott, Maria Scherer, Malcolm Bennett, Hans Eysenck, Helen Haste, David Stayt, Xaviera Hollander Yes
4 November 1989 What Makes MPs Run? Trevor Hyett David Lewis, Ken Livingstone, Andrew Roth, 'Barbara', Edwina Currie, Julia Langdon, Julia Stonehouse
11 November 1989 War and Peace Professor Anthony Clare Father Owen Hardwicke, Scilla Elworthy, Anthony Farrar-Hockley, Jean Ward, Major the Rev'd David Cooper, Wade Tidbury, Arthur Moyse Yes
18 November 1989 Space: How Far Should We Go? Professor Ian Kennedy Heinz Wolff, Stephen Donnelly, Buzz Aldrin, Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Whitley Strieber, Ian Watson, Tom Wilkie Yes
25 November 1989 Shall We Live In South Africa? Professor Anthony Clare Lady Bernard, Zoe Wicomb, Abdullah Ibrahim, Donald Woods, Matthew Oliphant, Shula Marks, John Nash, Mike Ramsay Yes
1 December 1989 Terrorism Professor Ian Kennedy Ariel Merari, Yehudi Menuhin, Fred Holroyd, Richard Clutterbuck, Michael Opperskalski, Jillian Becker, Gordon Liddy Yes

Series 4[edit]

Date of broadcast Title of programme Host Guests BFI InView
12 January 1991 Arms and the Gulf Professor Ian Kennedy Tam Dalyell, Bruce Hemmings, Robert Jarman, James Lunt, Joey Martyn–Martin, Adel Darwish, Rana Kabbani Yes
19 January 1991 Survival – At What Cost? Professor Anthony Clare Sheila Cassidy, Richard Morefield, Brummie Stokes, Hugo Gryn, Karma Nabulsi, Monica McKibbin Yes
26 January 1991 Do Men Have To Be Violent? Helena Kennedy Antoinette Giancana, Neil Lyndon, Keith Simpson, Arthur Hyett Williams, Oliver Reed, Kate Millett, Elliott Leyton
2 February 1991 Counting The Cost of a Free Press Helena Kennedy Duncan Campbell, Lord Lambton, Gordon Winter, Jane Moore, Clare Short, Anthony Howard Yes
9 February 1991 Abortion Anthony Holden Helen Brook, Michael Chapman, John Finnis, Wendy Savage, Alison Davis, Angela Farley, Mary Kenny
16 February 1991 Sexaholics Kay Avila Dirg Aab-Richards, Colin Brewer, Charlotte Davis Kasl, Corky McGuinness, Michael Seed, 'Jackie', 'Mike'
23 February 1991 Prisons: No Way Out Professor Ian Kennedy Theodore Dalrymple, Paul Dolese, Sheila Heather-Hayes, Tony Lambrianou, Joe Whitty, Taki Theodoracopolous, Mary Eaton, Jim Wood Yes
2 March 1991 The Gulf: Counting The Cost John Plender Adnan Al-Bahar, Chris Cowley, Edward Heath, Robert McGeehan, Lord Weidenfeld, Mona Bauwens, Adnan Khashoggi Yes
9 February 1991 After Rochdale Tony Wilson Beatrix Campbell, Andy Croall, Her Honour Jean Graham Hall, Sherrill Mulhern, John Shirley, Deborah Cameron, Wendy Lindsay, Bill Thompson Yes
16 March 1991 The Luck of the Irish? Trevor Hyett Father Patrick Buckley, Patrick Cosgrave, J. P. Donleavy, David Norris, Emily O'Reilly, Paul Hill, Ethel Smith, Francis Stuart
23 March 1991 What Should Teachers Learn? Professor Anthony Clare Peter Davies, Annis Garfield, Steve McCarthy, Zoe Readhead, Catherine Finnan, James Harries, Russell Profitt, Eleanor MacDonald Yes
31 March 1991 Who Believes In Miracles? Tony Wilson Ann Diamond, Prof Teddy Hall, Barbara Smoker, Matthew Fox, Tom Wright, Hyam Maccoby, Ian Wilson
6 April 1991 Serial Success? Matthew Parris Jeremy Coid, Stefan Jaworzyn, Detective Ray Pierce, Michael Winner, Catherine Itzin, John Sutcliffe, Helen Zahavi

Specials[edit]

Date of broadcast Title of programme Host Guests BFI InView
7 August 1993 Bloody Bosnia Professor Ian Kennedy Fitzroy Maclean, Nikola Koljević, Gordana Knezević, Melanie McDonagh, Sean Gervasi, Amela, Branka Magas
30 May 1994 Brave New World Sheena McDonald Tom Shakespeare, Lewis Wolpert, Anthony Fisher, Adrienne Asch, Germaine Greer, Brian Richards, Robert Winston, Claire Austin Yes
21 January 1995 Ireland: Sex & Celibacy, Church & State Helena Kennedy Garret FitzGerald, Gabriel Daly, Tom Stack, Eddie Humphries, Helena O'Donoghue, Emily O'Reilly, Mary Kenny, Richard Sipe, Sinéad O'Connor Yes
17 August 1995 Lethal Justice John Underwood June Homer, James Grigson, Norman Parker, Norman Brennan, Hanna Segal, Don Cabana, Clive Stafford Smith Yes
28 May 1996 The Price of Life Professor Ian Kennedy Roger Gould, Julian Tudor Hart, Martin Israel, Richard Nicholson, Ron Zimmern, Paige Sipes Metzler, Marion Harris Yes
13 September 1997 After Diana Helena Kennedy Beatrix Campbell, Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie, Victoria Mitford, Frank Prochaska, George Monbiot, Frank McQuerins, Claus von Bülow Yes
1 November 1997 Abortion – Whose Choice? John Underwood Gerard Casey, Bernard Nathanson, John Parsons, John Harris, Josephine Barnes, Fay Weldon, Sarah Walsh

BBC Four series[edit]

Date of broadcast Title of programme Host Guests BFI InView
22 February 2003 Iraq: What's Oil Got To Do It? Tony Wilson Jonathan Aitken, Ray Leonard, Hannah Sell, Colleen Graffy, Miriam, Norah Sabri, Nabil Musawi, Robert Mabro
1 March 2003 Child Protection: How Far Should We Go? Helena Kennedy Esther Rantzen, Tom O'Carroll, Bill Thompson, June Taylor, Jeremy Coid, Peter Garsden, Christian Wolmar
8 March 2003 Terrorism: Who Wins? Professor Sir Ian Kennedy Albie Sachs, Mohammad al-Massari, Jim Swire, Silke Maier-Witt, Michael Swetnam, David Shayler
22 March 2003 Stop the War? Sheena McDonald Michael Randle, Lord Hannay, Alice Nutter, Ruth Wedgwood, Ken O'Keefe, Tony Robinson, Robert Fox, Daniel Mason
29 March 2003 Iraq: Truth and Lies? John Underwood Saad Hattar, Corinne Souza, Gerald James, David Gore-Booth, Jenny Moore, Haitham Rashid Al-Withaib, Yosri Fouda

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