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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 2

Episode 6: Ledbury to Shrewsbury

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo tastes the Victorian drink perry, encounters a pedigree Hereford bull and visits the world's first iron-framed building in Shrewsbury. Show more

Nature's Microworlds

Episode 9: Namib Desert

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 12 months

Steve Backshall visits the Namib in Africa, where animals use clever tactics to combat the heat. He reveals the unique secret that allows life to survive here at all. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Doug Mackay-Hope
Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke
Executive Producer:
Cerys Griffiths
Executive Producer:
Nick Shearman
Producer:
Chloe Pearne

Danny Baker's Great Album Showdown

Episode 2: File under: Pop

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Exploring what makes a great pop album, Danny Baker celebrates the golden age of the analogue, vinyl LP with guests Boy George, Grace Dent and David Hepworth. Show more

Bob Servant

Independent

Episode 3: Women and God

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series about a man seeking political office. Looking for a campaign boost, Bob courts both the religious vote and the women of Broughty Ferry in a twin attack. Show more

The Many Faces of...

Series 1

Episode 5: Les Dawson

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 days

Remembering Les Dawson with favourite TV clips and some rare gems from the archives, plus interviews with friends, relatives and colleagues who assess the comedian's legacy. Show more

Nature's Microworlds

Episode 9: Namib Desert

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 12 months

Steve Backshall visits the Namib in Africa, where animals use clever tactics to combat the heat. He reveals the unique secret that allows life to survive here at all. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Doug Mackay-Hope
Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke
Executive Producer:
Cerys Griffiths
Executive Producer:
Nick Shearman
Producer:
Chloe Pearne

Bob Servant

Independent

Episode 3: Women and God

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series about a man seeking political office. Looking for a campaign boost, Bob courts both the religious vote and the women of Broughty Ferry in a twin attack. Show more

Danny Baker's Great Album Showdown

Episode 2: File under: Pop

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Exploring what makes a great pop album, Danny Baker celebrates the golden age of the analogue, vinyl LP with guests Boy George, Grace Dent and David Hepworth. Show more

BBC Four

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