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The Brecon Beacons with Iolo Williams

Series 1

Episode 4: Autumn

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Iolo Williams explores the Brecon Beacons over the seasons. In autumn, he finds himself in the midst of a flock of thousands of fieldfares arriving from Europe. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 11 months

Documentary about the extraordinary friendship and collaboration between Winston Churchill and film producer Alexander Korda that helped to bring America into the Second World War. Show more

Contributors

Director:
John Fleet
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Fry
Interviewed Guest:
Lady Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Drazin
Interviewed Guest:
David Thomson
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Rose
Interviewed Guest:
David Lough
Interviewed Guest:
Greg Walker
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Barr

Vikings

Episode 3

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 1 day

Neil Oliver uncovers the truth about King Canute and explores how Christian conversions saw the Viking Age finally come to an end and the doors to European high society open. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Oliver
Executive Producer:
Eamon Hardy
Series Producer:
Cameron Balbirnie

Series

Vikings

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Archaeologist Julian Richards returns to the excavation of two burials from the Stone Age - a Neolithic family in Dorset and a tomb on Orkney. Show more

Professor Bettany Hughes investigates the story of Bacchus, god of wine and revelry, travelling to Georgia, Jordan and Greece to discover his origins. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Bettany Hughes
Executive Producer:
Rachel Bell

As archaeologists excavate a mass grave of British sailors, Sam Willis explores Antigua's ruins and sees how the Caribbean's sugar islands were a kind of hell in Nelson's time. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sam Willis
Executive Producer:
Tim Green
Executive Producer:
Delissa Needham

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 11 months

Documentary about the extraordinary friendship and collaboration between Winston Churchill and film producer Alexander Korda that helped to bring America into the Second World War. Show more

Contributors

Director:
John Fleet
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Fry
Interviewed Guest:
Lady Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Drazin
Interviewed Guest:
David Thomson
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Rose
Interviewed Guest:
David Lough
Interviewed Guest:
Greg Walker
Interviewed Guest:
Charles Barr

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