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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 6

Episode 20: Oakham to Cambridge

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four

On the final leg of his journey from west Wales to East Anglia, Michael Portillo begins in Oakham before heading east to Stamford and on to Cambridge University. Show more

Victorian society is often viewed as buttoned up and prudish. Historian and author Dr Fern Riddell holds the opposite view and takes us on a journey deep into Victorian culture. Show more


Fern Riddell
Interviewed Guest:
Lesley Hall
Interviewed Guest:
Tanya Kirk
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Sweet
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Williams
Executive Producer:
Ed Stobart
Executive Producer:
Emma Parkins
Craig Pickles

Documentary series exploring the lives of Scottish writers. Andrew Marr looks at James Boswell, a man torn between his patriotic duty and his desire for adventure. Show more



Episode 9: How You Really Make Decisions

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Science series. Horizon uncovers the truth about decision making, revealing the intuitive part of your mind is a lot more powerful than you may realise. Show more

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