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First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Series looking at the history of 20th-century farming in Britain. How the country became self-sufficient in producing bread-making wheat after the Second World War. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Series looking at the history of 20th-century farming in Britain. This episode features the stories of two dairy farmers who survived the supermarket revolution. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series looking at the history of British 20th-century farming charts the changes in the way fruit and veg was grown, picked and sold, and the impact of supermarkets. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

Barbara Flynn narrates the story of the nation's love affair with the steam locomotive that symbolises all that was great about British engineering, the Flying Scotsman. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Johnny Kingdom takes the trip of a lifetime to Kodiak Island in Alaska in search of brown bears and to get footage of them fishing for sockeye salmon in the remote rivers. Show more

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First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

The series on the history of 20th-century farming in Britain looks at how Hereford and Aberdeen Angus cattle helped earn Britain a reputation as the stockyard of the world. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Lucy Worsley journeys across England and Wales in search of Dorothy Hartley, the writer of what is today considered to be one of the masterpieces of food writing, Food in England. Show more

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Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Producer:
David Parker
Producer:
David Parker

The Golden Age of Steam Railways

Episode 2: Branching Out

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 25 days

Home movies tell the story of how, when steam started to disappear in the 1950s, volunteers were able to save some of the tracks and the engines that ran on them. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 10 days

Documentary featuring home movies of the diehard enthusiasts and boat owners who helped to save the inland waterways for the nation and create a second golden age of the canals. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Gina McKee
Director:
David Parker
Producer:
David Parker