Programme Index

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Grand Tours of Scotland

Series 2

Episode 6: In Search of Sunshine

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Paul Murton follows in the footsteps of Scotland's first tourists. He charts a route up the east coast from Carnoustie to Aberdeen in a search of Scottish sun. Show more

Dr Lucy Worsley explores the royal wardrobes of our monarchs over the last 400 years, showing how they have always been regarded as their personal statement to their people. Show more

A Timewatch Guide

Series 2

Episode 3: Queen Elizabeth I

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Using archive film, Vanessa Collingridge examines the life of Elizabeth Tudor - her upbringing, her conflicts with her enemies and her greatest victory against the Spanish Armada. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Neil Younger
Participant:
Susan Doran
Participant:
Anna Whitelock
Executive Producer:
Ailsa Orr
Producer:
Chris Nikkel
Director:
Chris Nikkel
Production Company:
360 Production

Shipwrecks: Britain's Sunken History

Episode 3: Civilising the Sea

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 6 months

Dr Sam Willis tells how the Victorians found preventative solutions, from rockets that could fire rescue lines to lifejackets, lifeboats and the Plimsoll Line. Show more

Dr Lucy Worsley explores the royal wardrobes of our monarchs over the last 400 years, showing how they have always been regarded as their personal statement to their people. Show more

Timeshift

Series 13

Episode 5: The Ladybird Books Story: The Bugs that Got Britain Reading

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Timeshift documentary about Ladybird books, which once informed people on such diverse subjects as how magnets work and what to look for in winter, but also helped to teach many to read. Show more

A Timewatch Guide

Series 2

Episode 3: Queen Elizabeth I

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Using archive film, Vanessa Collingridge examines the life of Elizabeth Tudor - her upbringing, her conflicts with her enemies and her greatest victory against the Spanish Armada. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Neil Younger
Participant:
Susan Doran
Participant:
Anna Whitelock
Executive Producer:
Ailsa Orr
Producer:
Chris Nikkel
Director:
Chris Nikkel
Production Company:
360 Production

BBC Four

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