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Fossil Detectives

BBC Four

Fossil Detectives

Episode 7: Scotland

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Hermione Cockburn leads a team of fossil experts and geologists around Scotland, where they fish for strange armoured creatures that date back hundreds of millions of years. Show more

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Railway Walks with Julia Bradbury

Episode 1: The Peak Express

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Julia Bradbury embarks on a series of walks following Britain's lost rail empire, beginning in Derbyshire at the heart of the Peak District on the Monsal Trail. Show more

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Ian Hislop Goes off the Rails

BBC Four

Ian Hislop takes a look at the notorious Beeching Report of 1963, which led to the closure of a third of the nation's railway lines and forced thousands of people onto the road. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ian Hislop
Producer:
Deborah Lee
Director:
Deborah Lee
Executive Producer:
Neil Cameron

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Great Railway Journeys

BBC Four

Great Railway Journeys

Series 3

Episode 1: Crewe to Crewe

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Four

Victoria Wood makes a round trip to the north of Britain from Crewe, taking in both the east and west coasts and Thurso, the most northerly point possible by train. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Railway Walks with Julia Bradbury

Episode 1: The Peak Express

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Julia Bradbury embarks on a series of walks following Britain's lost rail empire, beginning in Derbyshire at the heart of the Peak District on the Monsal Trail. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Ian Hislop takes a look at the notorious Beeching Report of 1963, which led to the closure of a third of the nation's railway lines and forced thousands of people onto the road. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ian Hislop
Producer:
Deborah Lee
Director:
Deborah Lee
Executive Producer:
Neil Cameron

Regional Variations (2)

The Art of Eternity

BBC Four

Art of Eternity

Episode 2: The Glory of Byzantium

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Andrew Graham-Dixon unravels the mysteries of the art of the pre-perspective era. In Istanbul, he immerses himself in the world of the Byzantine Empire. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Ian Hislop takes a look at the notorious Beeching Report of 1963, which led to the closure of a third of the nation's railway lines and forced thousands of people onto the road. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ian Hislop
Producer:
Deborah Lee
Director:
Deborah Lee
Executive Producer:
Neil Cameron

BBC Four

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