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Railway Walks with Julia Bradbury

Episode 3: The Birth of Steam

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Julia Bradbury takes a series of walks following Britain's lost rail empire. She crosses Cornwall, following a railway that has not operated for 140 years. Show more

Marine biologist Monty Halls travels to Cornwall to live and work as a fisherman. In rough seas, he heads out to work on the biggest crabber on the coast, the Harvester. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Monty Halls
Executive Producer:
Steve Robinson
Series Producer:
James Smith
Director:
James Smith

Power to the People

Episode 3: The Customer Is Always Right

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Energy company SSE attempts to turn around its reputation following criticism in parliament, fines for mis-selling and customers leaving the company. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Richard Alwyn
Producer:
Ally Roberts
Executive Producer:
Alistair Pegg
Executive Producer:
Gabe Solomon
Production Company:
Blast Films Ltd

Shock and Awe: The Story of Electricity

Episode 3: Revelations and Revolutions

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Available for 11 months

Jim Al-Khalili concludes by looking at how, if we could understand the secret of electrical superconductivity, we could once again transform the world. Show more

The story of six men from the Fifth Royal Tank Regiment from D-Day and the Battle for Normandy to the largest tank battle ever fought by the British Army and victory in Germany. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Urban
Series Producer:
Francis Whately
Producer:
Graham Cooper
Production Manager:
Rebecca Maidens
Production Manager:
Michelle Clinton
Executive Producer:
Dominic Crossley-Holland

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Sam Willis explores the golden age of piracy during the early 18th century and charts the devastating impact pirates had during an age of colonial expansion. Show more

Power to the People

Episode 3: The Customer Is Always Right

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Energy company SSE attempts to turn around its reputation following criticism in parliament, fines for mis-selling and customers leaving the company. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Richard Alwyn
Producer:
Ally Roberts
Executive Producer:
Alistair Pegg
Executive Producer:
Gabe Solomon
Production Company:
Blast Films Ltd

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