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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 5

Episode 13: Wokingham to Bradford-on-Avon

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

On the third leg of his journey, Michael Portillo learns how demand from rail commuters fuelled the development of the modern printing press. Show more

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 5

Episode 14: Chippenham to Gloucester

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo's journey to Wolverhampton continues. He visits Clifton Zoo in Bristol and finds out why Gloucester station became known for lost luggage. Show more

Hive Minds

Series 1

Episode 4: Misinformed v Mavericks

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. Team Misinformed play the Mavericks. 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

Dr Lucy Worsley's series begins in 1714 when, to prevent the crown falling into the hands of a Catholic, Britain shipped in a ready-made royal family from Hanover. Show more

Simon Sebag Montefiore explores modern Istanbul in search of the last centuries of Christian Byzantium, when the once glorious city was buffeted by enemies from both east and west. Show more

Hive Minds

Series 1

Episode 4: Misinformed v Mavericks

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. Team Misinformed play the Mavericks. 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

Dr Lucy Worsley's series begins in 1714 when, to prevent the crown falling into the hands of a Catholic, Britain shipped in a ready-made royal family from Hanover. Show more

BBC Four

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