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Concerto at the BBC Proms

Nicola Benedetti Plays Korngold

Duration: 1 hour, 2 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 4 days

Nicola Benedetti performs Korngold's Violin Concerto with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Kirill Karabits also conducts the orchestra in Britten's Four Sea Interludes. Show more

Neil Oliver investigates Britain's deadliest rail disaster at Quintinshill near Gretna Green. Two men were jailed, but was there a cover-up to protect others from being blamed? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Production Company:
Finestripe Productions
Executive Producer:
Katie Lander
Producer:
Ian Lilley
Director:
Ian Lilley
Actor:
Mat Urey
Participant:
Archie Tassell
Participant:
Robert Watson
Participant:
Simon Cummins
Participant:
Anson Jack
Participant:
David Howell
Participant:
Adrian Searle
Participant:
Adrian Quine
Participant:
Lindsay Farmer
Participant:
James Chalmers
Participant:
Juliet Gardiner
Participant:
Richard Roberts

Jim Al-Khalili uncovers the story of Sellafield. He encounters some of the most dangerous substances on earth, reveals the nature of radiation and even attempts to split the atom. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jim Al-Khalili
Director:
Tim Usborne
Producer:
Tim Usborne
Executive Producer:
Jane Aldous
Executive Producer:
Mark Tattersall

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

A team of scientists and film-makers explores the jungle wilderness of New Guinea. Wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan discovers the nest of the world's smallest parrot. Show more

A Very British Renaissance

Episode 2: The Elizabethan Code

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Documentary series. Dr James Fox examines the Elizabethans' love of codes and complexity, and the cultural revolution sparked by an age of exploration. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
James Fox
Executive Producer:
Jonty Claypole
Producer:
Helen Nixon
Director:
Helen Nixon
Production Coordinator:
Grace Brassington
Series Producer:
Julian Birkett

Psychotherapist and agony aunt Philippa Perry presents a documentary exploring the problem page's enduring appeal, picking her way through three centuries of advice. Show more

Neil Oliver investigates Britain's deadliest rail disaster at Quintinshill near Gretna Green. Two men were jailed, but was there a cover-up to protect others from being blamed? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Production Company:
Finestripe Productions
Executive Producer:
Katie Lander
Producer:
Ian Lilley
Director:
Ian Lilley
Actor:
Mat Urey
Participant:
Archie Tassell
Participant:
Robert Watson
Participant:
Simon Cummins
Participant:
Anson Jack
Participant:
David Howell
Participant:
Adrian Searle
Participant:
Adrian Quine
Participant:
Lindsay Farmer
Participant:
James Chalmers
Participant:
Juliet Gardiner
Participant:
Richard Roberts

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