Programme Index

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Regional Variations (2)

The Day of the Triffids

BBC Four

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Classic sci-fi tale about an invasion of man-eating plants. As disease spreads, Bill continues his search for Jo among the marauding triffids. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Wainwright Walks

BBC Four

Wainwright Walks

Series 2

Episode 1: Helvellyn

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Series in which Julia Bradbury explores the work of fell walker and author Alfred Wainwright. She sets off to climb Helvellyn via the fearsome ridge of Striding Edge. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Julia Bradbury
Executive Producer:
Richard Klein
Director:
Owen Rodd

Regional Variations (2)

Fossil Detectives

BBC Four

Fossil Detectives

Episode 5: South West England

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Hermione Cockburn leads a team of fossil experts and geologists around the south-west of England, where they see Britain's best-preserved dinosaur. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Fiona Pitcher

Regional Variations (2)

How to Be a Composer

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Paul Morley continues his year-long attempts to learn the art of music composition, culminating in a grand performance of his own String Quartet in the Royal Academy's Duke's Hall. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

'Classical actor' Nicholas Craig, played by Nigel Planer, presents a masterclass on the intricacies, pit-falls and sheer blooming hard work that goes into the art of acting old. Show more

Contributors

Nicholas Craig:
Nigel Planer
Executive Producer:
Caroline Wright

Regional Variations (2)

How to Be a Composer

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Paul Morley continues his year-long attempts to learn the art of music composition, culminating in a grand performance of his own String Quartet in the Royal Academy's Duke's Hall. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Wainwright Walks

BBC Four

Wainwright Walks

Series 2

Episode 1: Helvellyn

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Series in which Julia Bradbury explores the work of fell walker and author Alfred Wainwright. She sets off to climb Helvellyn via the fearsome ridge of Striding Edge. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Julia Bradbury
Executive Producer:
Richard Klein
Director:
Owen Rodd

Regional Variations (2)

Fossil Detectives

BBC Four

Fossil Detectives

Episode 5: South West England

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Hermione Cockburn leads a team of fossil experts and geologists around the south-west of England, where they see Britain's best-preserved dinosaur. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Fiona Pitcher

Regional Variations (2)

How to Be Old with Nicholas Craig

BBC Four

'Classical actor' Nicholas Craig, played by Nigel Planer, presents a masterclass on the intricacies, pit-falls and sheer blooming hard work that goes into the art of acting old. Show more

Contributors

Nicholas Craig:
Nigel Planer
Executive Producer:
Caroline Wright

Regional Variations (2)

How to Be a Composer

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Paul Morley continues his year-long attempts to learn the art of music composition, culminating in a grand performance of his own String Quartet in the Royal Academy's Duke's Hall. Show more

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