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India's Frontier Railways

Episode 2: The Last Train in Nepal

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

A look at a railway line which runs for just 20 miles from Janakpur in Nepal to Jaynagar junction in India, but which is now under threat of closure. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Bernard Hill
Series Producer:
Gerry Troyna
Executive Producer:
Grant McKee
Production Company:
3Di TV Software Programs Ltd

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 8 months

The story of the dynasty that ruled Russia for more than three centuries. Lucy examines the reign of Catherine the Great and the conflict with Napoleonic France. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Director:
John Das
Series Producer:
John Das
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

Timeshift

Series 13

Episode 4: A Day at the Zoo

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Documentary telling the story of how zoos captured the British public's imagination - from the first in Regent's Park to Gerald Durrell's conservation ark, which became Jersey Zoo. Show more

Documentary charting the life of snooker legend Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins. Contributors include Jimmy White, Ronnie O'Sullivan, Dennis Taylor and Barry Hearn. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
James Nesbitt
Producer:
Jason Bernard
Director:
Jason Bernard
Participant:
Jimmy White
Participant:
Ronnie O'Sullivan
Participant:
Dennis Taylor
Participant:
Barry Hearn
Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ray Reardon

Peter and Dan Snow: 20th Century Battlefields

20th Century Battlefields

Episode 3: 1942 Stalingrad

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Peter and Dan Snow explain about one of the most epic battles of World War II and describe how the tactics of Hitler and Stalin resulted in tragedy on both sides. Show more

BBC Four

About BBC Four

BBC Four reflects arts, music and culture with an ambitious range of intellectually and culturally enriching programmes, taking an expert and in-depth approach to its subjects.

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