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Great British Railway Journeys

Series 9

Episode 3: Croydon to Shoreham-by-Sea

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Michael Portillo arrives in west Croydon, where he uncovers a once-celebrated, now forgotten, mixed-race composer with an uncannily familiar name. Show more

Earth's Great Rivers

Series 1

Episode 3: Mississippi

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

The surprising story of the Mississippi, a river that unites the USA. From frozen waterfalls to time-travelling barges, the Mississippi connects a continent like no other river. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
David Oyelowo
Series Producer:
Mark Flowers
Executive Producer:
James Honeyborne
Executive Producer:
Roger Webb
Production Manager:
Gillian Goodlet

Duration: 52 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 8 months

Some parts of the world mine water from finite resources for profit. In others, more sustainable methods of sourcing and treating water demonstrate a growing understanding of water's importance. Show more

The Art of Japanese Life

Series 1

Episode 3: Home

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

James Fox looks at the clean minimalism of the Japanese home, which has been exported around the world, from modernist architecture to lifestyle stores like Muji. Show more

Mercury Prize

2015

Mercury Prize Winners at the BBC

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Performances from Mercury Prize winners on BBC shows. Previous winners have included Primal Scream, M-People, Portishead, Roni Size, Dizzee Rascal, Arctic Monkeys and James Blake. Show more

Great British Railway Journeys

Series 9

Episode 3: Croydon to Shoreham-by-Sea

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

Michael Portillo arrives in west Croydon, where he uncovers a once-celebrated, now forgotten, mixed-race composer with an uncannily familiar name. Show more

Earth's Great Rivers

Series 1

Episode 3: Mississippi

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 3 months

The surprising story of the Mississippi, a river that unites the USA. From frozen waterfalls to time-travelling barges, the Mississippi connects a continent like no other river. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
David Oyelowo
Series Producer:
Mark Flowers
Executive Producer:
James Honeyborne
Executive Producer:
Roger Webb
Production Manager:
Gillian Goodlet

Duration: 52 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 8 months

Some parts of the world mine water from finite resources for profit. In others, more sustainable methods of sourcing and treating water demonstrate a growing understanding of water's importance. Show more

BBC Four HD

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