Programme Index

Discover 10,249,320 listings and 227,673 playable programmes from the BBC

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 1

Episode 3: Todmorden to York

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Documentary series with Michael Portillo. Michael travels back in time on the Embsay and Bolton Abbey Steam Railway and sees the latest Roman discoveries in York. Show more

Britain on Film

Series 2

Episode 6: Messing About in Boats

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Documenting our fondness for boats in a period that saw sailors seeking endurance world records and boatmen striving to halt the decline of rivers and canals. Show more

The Wonder of Animals

Episode 8: Crocodiles

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 months

Chris Packham explores what makes animal groups successful. He looks beneath crocodiles' hard exterior to discover the secret to their 250-million-year history. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling
Series Producer:
Aaron Paul

Series exploring the relationship between British music and fashion. This episode examines the 1980s - the decade when, thanks to the music video, image became everything. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Drama. Living in a squat, attending the Blitz Club, falling in and out of love; this is a compassionate portrait of Boy George in the years before his Top of the Pops debut in 1982. Show more

Contributors

Jon Moss:
Mathew Horne
Malcolm McLaren:
Mark Gatiss
Steve Strange:
Marc Warren
Marilyn:
Freddie Fox
Mikey Craig:
Dean Fagan
Roy Hay:
Jonny Burt
Mrs Brandon:
Isabel Ford
Jerry O'Dowd:
Francis Magee
Career Advisor:
Andy Quine
Christopher:
Daniel Wallace
Rusty Egan:
Neil Toon
Producer:
Matthew Bird

British Art at War: Bomberg, Sickert and Nash

Episode 3: David Bomberg: Prophet in No Man's Land

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Andrew Graham-Dixon tells the story of David Bomberg, the startlingly original British painter who died in obscurity over 50 years ago. Show more

Britain on Film

Series 2

Episode 6: Messing About in Boats

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Documenting our fondness for boats in a period that saw sailors seeking endurance world records and boatmen striving to halt the decline of rivers and canals. Show more

The Wonder of Animals

Episode 8: Crocodiles

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 months

Chris Packham explores what makes animal groups successful. He looks beneath crocodiles' hard exterior to discover the secret to their 250-million-year history. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling
Series Producer:
Aaron Paul

Series exploring the relationship between British music and fashion. This episode examines the 1980s - the decade when, thanks to the music video, image became everything. Show more

BBC Four

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