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Great Continental Railway Journeys

Series 2 - Reversions

Episode 9: Prague to Munich - Part 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Michael Portillo explores Bohemia and Bavaria, sampling the sulphurous waters of Marianske Lazne and riding a piece of German railway history. Show more

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 3 days

Liz McIvor charts the struggles of the builders and engineers tasked with creating a landscape of canals over the rugged terrain surrounding the Pennine hills. Show more

Hive Minds

Series 1

Episode 8: Mavericks v Pascallywags

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Quiz show where players must find the answers in a hive of letters. In this second-round match, Mavericks play Pascallywags for a place in the semi-finals. 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

Hidden Killers

The Victorian Home

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

In a genuine horror story, Suzannah Lipscomb reveals the lethal products, gadgets and conveniences that lurked in every room of the Victorian home and shows how they were unmasked. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Griff Rhys Jones
Executive Producer:
Liz Hartford
Executive Producer:
Sarah Broughton

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 days

Ealing comedy about a group of villagers who battle to preserve the local railway line by running it themselves, until they are sabotaged in a midnight raid by a rival bus company. Show more

Contributors

Walter Valentine:
Stanley Holloway
Vicar Sam Weech:
George Relph
George Blakeworth:
Naunton Wayne
Squire Gordon Chesterford:
John Gregson
Harry Hawkins:
Sidney James
Vernon Crump:
Jack McGowran
Writer:
TEB Clarke

Genres

Formats

Horizon

2011-2012

Episode 7: Playing God

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Adam Rutherford meets the spider-goat, created by scientists and the product of a new field of research - synthetic biology. Show more

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 3 days

Liz McIvor charts the struggles of the builders and engineers tasked with creating a landscape of canals over the rugged terrain surrounding the Pennine hills. Show more

Hive Minds

Series 1

Episode 8: Mavericks v Pascallywags

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Quiz show where players must find the answers in a hive of letters. In this second-round match, Mavericks play Pascallywags for a place in the semi-finals. 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

David Reynolds re-examines the war leadership of American president Franklin Roosevelt, who inspired millions with stirring visions of a new and better postwar world. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Reynolds
Production Company:
ClearStory Ltd

BBC Four

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