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Series 2

Episode 4: British Woodlands

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Danny Baker throws some archive footage into his knapsack and goes for a ramble through our green realms, encountering an X-rated mushroom along the way.

Britain's Lost Masterpieces

Series 1

Episode 1: Swansea

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Series tracking down lost and hidden paintings from museums and galleries across Britain. The Swansea museum store contains everything from a stuffed pigeon to a police car. Show more

Rome: A History of the Eternal City

Episode 2: Divine Gamble

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Simon Sebag Montefiore charts Rome's rise to become the capital of western Christendom and its impact on the lives of its citizens, elites and high priests. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Rob Cowling
Director:
Rob Cowling
Executive Producer:
Mike Smith

Lost Kingdoms of South America

Episode 1: People of the Clouds

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Jago Cooper journeys into the Peruvian Andes in search of the Chachapoya people, whose funeral traditions challenge assumptions about ancient human behaviour. Show more

Profile of architecture critic Ian Nairn who led a blistering attack on the soulless destruction of Britain by shoddy post-war planners, but who was a flawed, troubled character. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Kate Misrahi
Producer:
Kate Misrahi
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Narrator:
Bill Paterson

CS Lewis's biographer AN Wilson goes in search of the man behind Narnia, a highly secretive man whose personal life was marked by the loss of the three women he most loved. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
AN Wilson
Director:
Ian Denyer
Producer:
Susie Attwood
Executive Producer:
Claire Whalley
Production Manager:
Hannah Melia

Britain's Lost Masterpieces

Series 1

Episode 1: Swansea

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Series tracking down lost and hidden paintings from museums and galleries across Britain. The Swansea museum store contains everything from a stuffed pigeon to a police car. Show more

BBC Four HD

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