Programme Index

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Canal Walks with Julia Bradbury

Episode 1: The Caledonian Canal

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Julia Bradbury walks alongside the Caledonian Canal in the Scottish Highlands and tells the story of Thomas Telford, who created this engineering marvel. Show more

Nature's Miracle Orphans

Series 2

Episode 1: Moyo & Robin

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 months

Lucy Cooke meets Moyo, a baby elephant who has been living with a carer since he was a few days old. Patrick Aryee meets Robin, an orphaned anteater. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

A series telling the story of the NHS through the voices of the people whose lives it has affected. This episode covers the first quarter-century of the service. Show more

Documentary which tells the story of the thousands of Caribbean and African women who answered the call 70 years ago to come to the UK to save the then ailing health service. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Maroon Productions
Executive Producer:
Paul Blake

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Two-part documentary revealing life on Fair Isle, Britain's most remote inhabited island. Have the island's newest inhabitants survived their first winter and decided to stay on? Show more

Genius of the Modern World

Episode 2: Nietzsche

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Bettany Hughes retraces the lives of great modern thinkers. Nietzsche's uncompromising ideas smashed the safe presuppositions and assumptions of religion, morality and science. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Available for 1 month

Eamonn McCabe explores how British photographers responded to historic events in the first half of the 20th century and traces the emergence of photojournalism. Show more

Nature's Miracle Orphans

Series 2

Episode 1: Moyo & Robin

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 5 months

Lucy Cooke meets Moyo, a baby elephant who has been living with a carer since he was a few days old. Patrick Aryee meets Robin, an orphaned anteater. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

A series telling the story of the NHS through the voices of the people whose lives it has affected. This episode covers the first quarter-century of the service. Show more

BBC Four HD

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