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Great Continental Railway Journeys

Series 4 - Reversions

Episode 6: Pisa to Lake Garda - Part 2

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Heading north to Gargnano, Michael discovers the romantic hideaway of a famous British writer and ends his journey with a boat trip across Lake Garda. Show more

Russia with Simon Reeve

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 4 months

Simon Reeve embarks on the first leg of a three-part journey across Russia. He sets out amongst the volcanoes of Kamchatka and meets indigenous reindeer herders. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Series Producer:
Chris Mitchell
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Author Helen Macdonald follows Britain’s greatest river over four seasons, encountering salmon, beavers and the microscopic creatures helping to answer science's biggest questions. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Ben Fogle ventures across the Antarctic to join the international effort to preserve Captain Scott's hut and its artefacts Scott's diaries. Includes readings from Scott's diaries. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Voice of Captain Scott:
Kenneth Branagh
Voice of Tryggve Gran:
Matthew Gravelle
Participant:
David Attenborough
Participant:
Nigel Watson
Participant:
Richard Kossow
Participant:
Ranulph Fiennes
Participant:
Heather Lane
Participant:
Roland Huntford
Producer:
Tim Green
Director:
Tim Green
Production Manager:
Louise Binding

A Timewatch Guide

Series 1

Episode 3: Roman Britain

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Using years of BBC history archive film, Dr Alice Roberts explores how our views and understanding of Roman Britain have changed and evolved over the decades. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alice Roberts
Participant:
Charlotte Higgins
Participant:
Neil Faulkner
Participant:
Adrian Goldsworthy
Participant:
Jo Quinn
Executive Producer:
John Farren
Associate Producer:
Susannah Zeff
Series Producer:
James Gray
Director:
James Gray
Production Company:
360 Production

Author Helen Macdonald follows Britain’s greatest river over four seasons, encountering salmon, beavers and the microscopic creatures helping to answer science's biggest questions. Show more

BBC Four HD

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