Programme Index

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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 2

Episode 17: Aylesford to Tunbridge Wells

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael explores the life of Victorian hop pickers and finds out about Maidstone's revolutionary paper industry. Show more

Secret Knowledge

The Kimbolton Cabinet

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Granted privileged access to the Victoria and Albert Museum after hours, John Bly seeks out the Kimbolton Cabinet, an exquisite piece of 18th-century English furniture. Show more

Secret Knowledge

The Art of the Vikings

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Through interpretations of some Swedish archaeological treasures now on display in Edinburgh, Dr Janina Ramirez looks at Viking culture and its lasting influence on Britain. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 4 months

Stephen Smith uncovers the secret history of the humble fig leaf, opening a window onto 2,000 years of western art and ethics, from Michelangelo, Bernini and Rodin to modern art. Show more

Britain on Film

Series 1

Episode 2: Brits at Play

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Using the Rank Organisation's Look at Life series of films, a look at how Britain's increasingly affluent population took full advantage of new leisure opportunities. Show more

Bob Servant

Independent

Episode 6: Election Day

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series about a man seeking political office. Bob and Frank embark on a final push for votes, but a confrontation leaves them on the run from the police. Show more

Contributors

Bob Servant:
Brian Cox
Dr Walker:
Siobhan Redmond
Philippa Edwards:
Pollyanna McIntosh
Nick Edwards:
Rufus Jones
Reverend Thomson:
Derek Riddell
Tom Ferrie:
Ian Cairns
Susan Blackburn:
Leigh Biagi
Housewife:
Anne Downie
Director:
Simon Hynd
Producer:
Owen Bell
Gym Instructor:
Ruaraidh Murray
Lady Provost:
Vicki Liddelle
Kari Corbett:
Kari Corbett

Secret Knowledge

The Kimbolton Cabinet

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Granted privileged access to the Victoria and Albert Museum after hours, John Bly seeks out the Kimbolton Cabinet, an exquisite piece of 18th-century English furniture. Show more

Secret Knowledge

The Art of the Vikings

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Through interpretations of some Swedish archaeological treasures now on display in Edinburgh, Dr Janina Ramirez looks at Viking culture and its lasting influence on Britain. Show more

BBC Four

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