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Majesty and Mortar: Britain's Great Palaces

Episode 1: Towards an Architecture of Majesty

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

From the Tower of London to Hampton Court Palace, Dan Cruickshank reveals a story of buildings which cemented the monarch's claim to the throne. Show more

Timeshift

Series 14

Episode 5: The Nation's Railway: The Golden Age of British Rail

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Using the British Transport Films archive, Timeshift revisits Britain's railways during the era of public ownership in a corrective to the myth of the bad old days of rail. Show more

India's Frontier Railways

Episode 1: The Maitree Express

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Series about the trains crossing borders in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan. The Maitree Express was the first train to run between India and Bangladesh. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Bernard Hill
Director:
Gerry Troyna
Director:
Rajesh Shinde
Series Producer:
Gerry Troyna
Executive Producer:
Grant McKee

Majesty and Mortar: Britain's Great Palaces

Episode 1: Towards an Architecture of Majesty

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

From the Tower of London to Hampton Court Palace, Dan Cruickshank reveals a story of buildings which cemented the monarch's claim to the throne. Show more

Timeshift

Series 14

Episode 5: The Nation's Railway: The Golden Age of British Rail

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Using the British Transport Films archive, Timeshift revisits Britain's railways during the era of public ownership in a corrective to the myth of the bad old days of rail. Show more

BBC Four HD

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