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The Big Painting Challenge

Series 1

Episode 3: Animals

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Amateur painting competition. The eight remaining artists take a walk on the wild side - heading to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo where they are asked to paint animals. Show more

Alice Roberts joins the team excavating a 3,000-year-old Bronze Age village in the Cambridgeshire Fens that has been called the British Pompeii due to its state of preservation. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Executive Producer:
Emma Parkins
Producer:
Sarah Jobling
Director:
Sarah Jobling
Production Company:
360 Production

Dan Cruickshank tells the triumphant and tragic story of the greatest architectural dynasty of the 19th century - Sir George Gilbert Scott, son George Junior and grandson Giles. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dan Cruickshank
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Producer:
Tim Dunn
Director:
Tim Dunn
Assistant Producer:
Ivan Lazic
Production Coordinator:
Grace Brassington

This World

Born Too White

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Documentary in which NHS doctor Oscar Duke, who has albinism, uncovers the discrimination and persecution of people with albinism in Tanzania and Malawi in East Africa. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Oscar Duke
Executive Producer:
Clare Mottershead
Production Manager:
Jack White
Executive Producer:
Edwina Silver

Oceans

Episode 2: Southern Ocean

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Series exploring the secrets of our underwater world. The team see how parts of the Southern Ocean are warming twice as fast as the world's other oceans and look at its impact. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Rose
Presenter:
Lucy Blue
Presenter:
Tooni Mahto
Director:
Penny Allen
Producer:
Penny Allen
Executive Producer:
Anne Laking
Series Producer:
Helen Thomas

Series

Oceans

Timeshift

Series 15

Episode 4: The People's Liners - Britain's Lost Pleasure Fleets

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

A voyage in the company of passengers and crew of the vintage steamers which were a common sight on the rivers and coastal waters around Britain from the 1820s until the 1960s. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Robin Toyne
Director:
Robin Toyne
Series Producer:
William Naylor

Dan Cruickshank tells the triumphant and tragic story of the greatest architectural dynasty of the 19th century - Sir George Gilbert Scott, son George Junior and grandson Giles. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dan Cruickshank
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Producer:
Tim Dunn
Director:
Tim Dunn
Assistant Producer:
Ivan Lazic
Production Coordinator:
Grace Brassington

BBC Four HD

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