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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 1

Episode 8: Windermere to Kendal

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo takes a steamboat tour of Lake Windermere, visits Wordsworth's home village of Grasmere and makes sausages with a local Herdwick sheep farmer. Show more

Legend has it that Queen Hatshepsut, Egypt's first female pharaoh, sent ships to the land of Punt. Cheryl Ward sets out to recreate the voyage, in search of this mythical land. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Chris Hilton
Executive Producer:
Valerie Abita
Presenter:
Cheryl Ward
Participant:
Tom Vosmer
Participant:
David Vann
Participant:
Patrick Couser
Participant:
Kathryn Bard
Participant:
Rodolfo Fattovich

Rome: A History of the Eternal City

Episode 1: City of the Sacred

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Four

Simon Sebag Montefiore uncovers the central role played by religion in the power of the city of Rome. Every event in ancient Rome revolved around religion. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Anna Cox
Director:
Anna Cox
Executive Producer:
Mike Smith

Legend has it that Queen Hatshepsut, Egypt's first female pharaoh, sent ships to the land of Punt. Cheryl Ward sets out to recreate the voyage, in search of this mythical land. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Chris Hilton
Executive Producer:
Valerie Abita
Presenter:
Cheryl Ward
Participant:
Tom Vosmer
Participant:
David Vann
Participant:
Patrick Couser
Participant:
Kathryn Bard
Participant:
Rodolfo Fattovich

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 1

Episode 8: Windermere to Kendal

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo takes a steamboat tour of Lake Windermere, visits Wordsworth's home village of Grasmere and makes sausages with a local Herdwick sheep farmer. Show more

Peter Capaldi embarks upon a personal journey to discover the shocking history of the stars of north London's famous film studios. Including clips from rarely seen films. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Capaldi
Director:
Peter Capaldi
Producer:
Adam Tandy
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Marcia Warren
Executive Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Lionel Crisp:
Tim Downie
Jenny Driscoll:
Kelly Adams
Writer:
Tony Roche

Rome: A History of the Eternal City

Episode 1: City of the Sacred

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Four

Simon Sebag Montefiore uncovers the central role played by religion in the power of the city of Rome. Every event in ancient Rome revolved around religion. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Anna Cox
Director:
Anna Cox
Executive Producer:
Mike Smith

BBC Four

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