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Orangutan Diary

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Michaela Strachan and Steve Leonard present a series featuring orphaned and rescued orangutans in Borneo. There is tragedy when a newly arrived baby fights for its life. Show more

Timeshift

Series 15

Episode 1: The Trains That Time Forgot: Britain's Lost Railway Journeys

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Andrew Martin takes three railway journeys following the routes of three of the most famous named trains - the Flying Scotsman, the Cornish Riviera Express and the Brighton Belle. Show more

Lucy Worsley traces the story of the young Mozart's adventures in London. It held the promise of unrivalled musical opportunity, but life was hard for a little boy in a big city. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Production Company:
Matchlight
Producer:
Matthew Hill
Director:
Matthew Hill
Executive Producer:
Ross Wilson
Executive Producer:
Liz Hartford
Assistant Producer:
Lucy Joyner

Seven Ages of Britain

Episode 4: Age of Revolution

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

The story of Britain through its art and treasure. In the 17th century the people of Britain learned to question everything, resulting in the Civil War. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Bettany Hughes retraces the lives of thinkers whose ideas shaped the modern world. Drawing on expert opinion and new evidence, she looks at Karl Marx and his groundbreaking ideas. Show more

Hidden Killers

The Tudor Home

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 6 months

Dr Suzannah Lipscomb takes us back to Tudor times, when the newly emergent middle classes had money for luxuries and early consumer goods, many of which contained hidden dangers. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Modern Television Ltd
Executive Producer:
Jobim Sampson
Executive Producer:
Sarah Broughton

Timeshift

Series 15

Episode 1: The Trains That Time Forgot: Britain's Lost Railway Journeys

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Andrew Martin takes three railway journeys following the routes of three of the most famous named trains - the Flying Scotsman, the Cornish Riviera Express and the Brighton Belle. Show more

Timeshift

Series 13

Episode 7: How to Be Sherlock Holmes: The Many Faces of a Master Detective

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Film charting the evolution of Sherlock Holmes on screen, from silent movies to the latest film and television versions. Featuring contributions from Sherlocks past and present. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Christopher Lee
Participant:
Tim Pigott-Smith
Participant:
Mark Gatiss
Series Producer:
William Naylor
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole

Lucy Worsley traces the story of the young Mozart's adventures in London. It held the promise of unrivalled musical opportunity, but life was hard for a little boy in a big city. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Production Company:
Matchlight
Producer:
Matthew Hill
Director:
Matthew Hill
Executive Producer:
Ross Wilson
Executive Producer:
Liz Hartford
Assistant Producer:
Lucy Joyner

BBC Four HD

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