Programme Index

Discover 10,325,913 listings and 247,341 playable programmes from the BBC

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 1

Episode 10: Edinburgh to Kirkcaldy

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Travel documentary. Michael Portillo makes apple juice in the Clyde Valley orchards, scales the Forth Rail Bridge and relives childhood memories in Kirkcaldy. Show more

Timeshift

Series 10

Episode 6: The Golden Age of Coach Travel

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 7 months

Documentary which journeys back to the 1950s when the coach was king. Those who had not travelled beyond their own villages and towns were given a taste of exploration and freedom. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Debbie Martin
Series Producer:
Ben Southwell
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

The Dark Ages: An Age of Light

Episode 3: The Wonder of Islam

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Waldemar Januszczak examines the early artistic explorations of the first Muslims, the development of their mosques and their scientific achievements. Show more

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

The Killing

Series 3

Episode 8

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 9 months

Danish crime drama series. A suspect is taken in for examination as the police try to find out more about the notebook they discovered, but things go less than smoothly. Show more

Contributors

Sarah Lund:
Sofie Grabol
Robert Zeuthen:
Anders W Berthelsen
Kristian Kamper:
Olaf Johannessen
Maja Zeuthen:
Helle Fagralid
Asbjorn Juncker:
Sigurd Holmen Le Dous
Mathias Borch:
Nikolaj Lie Kaas
Lennart Brix:
Morten Suurballe
Producer:
Piv Bernth

Natural World

2010-2011

Episode 4: The Himalayas

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four

Documentary looking at the variety of wild animals inhabiting the Himalayas, from monkeys, wolves and bears to foxes, snow leopards and pheasants. Show more

Timeshift

Series 10

Episode 6: The Golden Age of Coach Travel

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 7 months

Documentary which journeys back to the 1950s when the coach was king. Those who had not travelled beyond their own villages and towns were given a taste of exploration and freedom. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Debbie Martin
Series Producer:
Ben Southwell
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

The Dark Ages: An Age of Light

Episode 3: The Wonder of Islam

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Waldemar Januszczak examines the early artistic explorations of the first Muslims, the development of their mosques and their scientific achievements. Show more

BBC Four

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