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Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Monkman and Seagull's road trip concludes with a whistle-stop tour of Scotland. They begin at the birthplace of a little-known scientist who changed the face of history. Show more

Nicholas Parsons explores his life-long enthusiasm for clocks when he goes in search of the most valuable and famous watch in the world - the so-called Marie Antoinette. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
IWC Media
Executive Producer:
Franny Moyle
Participant:
Ken Kessler
Participant:
Emmanuel Breguet
Participant:
Andrew Hussey
Participant:
Dalia Karpel
Participant:
Zion Jacobov

Europe: Them or Us

Episode 1: An Island Apart

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

The troubled history of the UK's relationship with Europe. Episode one examines why British governments initially shunned the new Common Market then begged to join. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nick Robinson
Series Producer:
John Bridcut
Producer:
Nigel Gardner
Production Company:
Crux Productions Ltd

Britain and the Sea

Episode 1: Adventure and Exploration

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

David Dimbleby sails the south west coast of England, exploring maritime art, architecture and history - including the story of Sir Francis Drake. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Dimbleby
Producer:
John Hodgson
Director:
John Hodgson
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Series Producer:
Alexander Leith

How to Get Ahead

Episode 1: At Medieval Court

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Writer and broadcaster Stephen Smith finds out what it took to get ahead at the court of Richard II, who presided over the first truly sophisticated and artistic court in England. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 6 months

Dr Janina Ramirez unlocks the secrets of a centuries-old masterpiece in glass, the Great East Window at York Minster, the largest expanse of medieval stained glass in the UK. Show more

Nicholas Parsons explores his life-long enthusiasm for clocks when he goes in search of the most valuable and famous watch in the world - the so-called Marie Antoinette. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
IWC Media
Executive Producer:
Franny Moyle
Participant:
Ken Kessler
Participant:
Emmanuel Breguet
Participant:
Andrew Hussey
Participant:
Dalia Karpel
Participant:
Zion Jacobov

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