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The Brecon Beacons with Iolo Williams

Series 1

Episode 2: Spring

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Iolo Williams explores the Brecon Beacons over the seasons. In spring, he finds a 300-year-old stone wall that reveals the history of the magnificent landscape. Show more

Alok Jha charts the history of weather forecasting. In the 1850s, driven to prevent sea disasters, meteorologist Robert Fitzroy issued Britain's first storm warnings. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alok Jha
Producer:
Paul Vanezis
Director:
Paul Vanezis
Executive Producer:
Paul Sen
Series Producer:
Paul Sen
Production Company:
KEO North

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

Art critic Alastair Sooke delves into the murky world of art theft. Despite the high stakes and daring involved, many of the crimes go unnoticed by the media. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alastair Sooke
Executive Producer:
Ross Harper
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Assistant Producer:
Iain Robson
Production Manager:
Michelle Gauntlett
Production Manager:
Nina Robertson
Production Coordinator:
Catherine Ross
Director of photography:
Richard Cook
Sound Recordist:
John Osborne
Sound Recordist:
Cameron Mercer
Participant:
Jan De Kesel
Participant:
Anthony Amore
Participant:
Tom Mashberg
Participant:
Geoff Kelly
Participant:
Dick Ellis
Participant:
Julian Radcliffe
Participant:
Ludovico Gippetto
Participant:
Giovanni Pastore
Participant:
Myles Connor
Participant:
Marty Leppo
Participant:
Noah Charney

The Dark Ages: An Age of Light

Episode 4: The Men of the North

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Waldemar Januszczak looks at the Vikings with their intricately-decorated long ships, and the Irish and Anglo-Saxons' manuscript illumination and jewellery. Show more

The High Art of the Low Countries

Episode 3: Daydreams and Nightmares

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

Andrew Graham-Dixon shows how the Low Countries rose again to become a cultural leader in the modern age, with artists like van Gogh, Mondrian and Magritte. Show more

The Brecon Beacons with Iolo Williams

Series 1

Episode 2: Spring

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

Iolo Williams explores the Brecon Beacons over the seasons. In spring, he finds a 300-year-old stone wall that reveals the history of the magnificent landscape. Show more

BBC Four

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