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Regional Variations (2)

Arena: Philip Hoare's Guide to Whales

BBC Four

Arena

Philip Hoare's Guide to Whales

Episode 1: Baleen

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC Four

Author and whale-watcher Philip Hoare takes us into the world of baleen whales, the largest animals ever to have lived and the order including blue, fin and humpback whales. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The NHS: a Difficult Beginning

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes

on BBC Four

The story of the birth of the NHS, revealing how close its opponents came to defeating it and why the some of the fiercest opposition came from the medical profession. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Edmund Coulthard
Executive Producer:
Grant McKee
Director:
Ian MacMillan
Producer:
Mark Hayhurst

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes

on BBC Four

The story of the birth of the NHS, revealing how close its opponents came to defeating it and why the some of the fiercest opposition came from the medical profession. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Edmund Coulthard
Executive Producer:
Grant McKee
Director:
Ian MacMillan
Producer:
Mark Hayhurst

BBC Four

About BBC Four

BBC Four reflects arts, music and culture with an ambitious range of intellectually and culturally enriching programmes, taking an expert and in-depth approach to its subjects.

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