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Margaret Mountford examines new evidence to reveal the sequence of events that destroyed the city of Pompeii and attempts to discover what really killed its people. Show more

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

2014: Sparks Will Fly - How to Hack your Home

Episode 1: The Light Bulb Moment

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Danielle George looks at the light bulb to show how to hack, adapt and transform technologies found in the home to have fun and make a difference to the world. Show more

Al Murray is joined by former director of MI5 Dame Stella Rimington, political comedian Matt Forde and film expert Matthew Sweet for a fresh look at the great British spy movie. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Al Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Stella Rimington
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Forde
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Sweet
Producer:
Matt Nida
Executive Producer:
Jamie Isaacs
Production Company:
Liberty Bell Productions

Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 months

Spy thriller about an investigation into a brain drain among scientists. A secret agent finds himself in a world where nobody can be trusted. Show more

Contributors

Harry Palmer:
Michael Caine
Major Dalby:
Nigel Green
Colonel HL Ross:
Guy Doleman
Jean Courtney:
Sue Lloyd
Jock Carswell:
Gordon Jackson
Dr Radcliffe:
Aubrey Richards
Housemartin:
Oliver Macgreevy
Inspector Pat Keightley:
Stanley Meadows
Police Station Sergeant:
Glynn Edwards

Al Murray is joined by former director of MI5 Dame Stella Rimington, political comedian Matt Forde and film expert Matthew Sweet for a fresh look at the great British spy movie. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Al Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Stella Rimington
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Forde
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Sweet
Producer:
Matt Nida
Executive Producer:
Jamie Isaacs
Production Company:
Liberty Bell Productions

BBC Four HD

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