Programme Index

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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 5

Episode 9: Leicester to Loughborough

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo's journey from London to Leeds continues. He learns about the discovery of Richard III's remains in Leicester and travels to Loughborough. Show more

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 5

Episode 10: Nottingham to Leeds

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo reaches the end of the first intercity line from London, visiting Mansfield, Worksop and Doncaster before auditioning at a Leeds music hall. Show more

Hive Minds

Series 1

Episode 3: Goats v Araucarians

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Fiona Bruce presents a quiz show where players have to know the answers and then find them in a hive of letters. The Goats face the Araucarians. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Bruce
Production Company:
Green Inc Film and TV Ltd
Production Company:
Saltbeef TV Productions Ltd
Executive Producer:
Stephen Stewart
Executive Producer:
Jeremy Salsby
Producer:
Jeremy Salsby

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Archaeological documentary. Having used satellites to discover cities, temples and pyramids beneath the sands, Dr Sarah Parcak heads to Egypt to find out if they are really there. Show more

Documentary telling the life story of Norman Wisdom, from street urchin to knight of the realm, through interviews with his children, and actors and directors who worked with him. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Terence Stamp
Producer:
Sally Norris
Participant:
Stephen Frears
Participant:
Ricky Tomlinson
Participant:
Leslie Phillips
Participant:
Honor Blackman
Participant:
Vera Lynn
Participant:
Nick Wisdom
Participant:
Jacqui Wisdom

Simon Sebag Montefiore looks at Istanbul's Greek roots, its transformation into the capital of a Christian empire and reveals how clashes forced eastern and western churches apart. Show more

Contributors

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

Hive Minds

Series 1

Episode 3: Goats v Araucarians

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Fiona Bruce presents a quiz show where players have to know the answers and then find them in a hive of letters. The Goats face the Araucarians. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Fiona Bruce
Production Company:
Green Inc Film and TV Ltd
Production Company:
Saltbeef TV Productions Ltd
Executive Producer:
Stephen Stewart
Executive Producer:
Jeremy Salsby
Producer:
Jeremy Salsby

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Archaeological documentary. Having used satellites to discover cities, temples and pyramids beneath the sands, Dr Sarah Parcak heads to Egypt to find out if they are really there. Show more

BBC Four

About BBC Four

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