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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Singers from Wales, Italy, Mongolia, Belgium and South Korea compete for a place in the Grand Final. They are accompanied by the Orchestra of Welsh National Opera. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Drama about the relationship between singer, comedienne and national treasure Gracie Fields (Jane Horrocks) and Italian-born Hollywood director Monty Banks (Tom Hollander). Show more


Gracie Fields:
Jane Horrocks
Monty Banks:
Tom Hollander
Harry Parr Davis:
David Dawson
Fred Stansfield:
Tony Haygarth
Jenny Stansfield:
Ellie Haddington
Guy - Driver:
Christian Contreras
Soldier 1:
Tom Meredith
Little Soldier/Journalist:
Ed Coleman
Basil Dean:
Alistair Petrie
Navy League Man:
Harry Ditson
Soldier 2:
Stephen Lloyd
Reporter 3:
Philip Desmeules
Radio DJ:
David Brooks
Reporter 1:
Nathan Nolan
Janet Tyler

Dan Snow traces the development of Britain's railways, from the beginnings of a true national network in the late 1830s through to the end of the 'railway mania' in 1847. Show more

Documentary telling the story of how David Bowie arrived at one of the most iconic creations in pop history - Ziggy Stardust - with contributions from colleagues and famous fans. Show more


Jarvis Cocker
James Hale
James Hale
Executive Producer:
Ryan Minchin
Executive Producer:
Paul Bullock

Documentary looking at how the British landscape has been depicted, from Flemish beginnings in the court of Charles I to the digital thumbstrokes of David Hockney's iPad. Show more


Simon Callow
Will Self
Wayne Hemingway
Nic Roeg
Dan Snow
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson


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