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Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Scotland HD

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Charting how the Singer sewing machine helped establish the town of Clydebank by employing tens of thousands of people before its demise nearly 40 years ago. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Maurice Smith
Director:
Shruti Rao
Executive Producer:
Colin Cameron
Production Manager:
Kate Hook

The Private Life of...

Episode 2: Chickens

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Jimmy Doherty reveals the hidden lives of farmyard animals. He visits a farm in Devon to find out how chickens work out the pecking order and how they communicate with chicks. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Scotland

Documentary in which Sanjeev Kohli and Aasmah Mir explore some of the stories of those who survived the Partition of India in 1947. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sanjeev Kohli
Presenter:
Aasmah Mir
Producer:
Uzma Mir
Producer:
Colin Cameron
Producer:
Ewan Angus
Production Manager:
Kate Hook
Director:
Boo Prabhaker

The Private Life of...

Episode 3: Pigs

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Jimmy Doherty reveals the hidden lives of farmyard animals. He visits a farm in Dartmoor to find out about pigs. How sensitive is a pig's nose? How do piglets find the right teat? Show more

TOWN with Nicholas Crane

Series 2

Episode 4: Enniskillen

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Series celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Nicholas Crane reveals how Enniskillen's serene way of life is threatened by plans for underground gas exploitation. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Documentary telling the story of US evangelist Billy Graham's 1955 'All Scotland Crusade' through the eyes of the people who were there and the cameras which followed him. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Sarah Howitt
Producer:
Sarah Howitt
Executive Producer:
Maurice Smith
Executive Producer:
Colin Cameron

TOWN with Nicholas Crane

Series 2

Episode 1: Oban

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Series celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Nicholas Crane looks behind the transit-lounge image of Oban to find a town with a dramatic past and inspiring scenery. Show more

TOWN with Nicholas Crane

Series 2

Episode 3: Huddersfield

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Series celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Nicholas Crane reveals Yorkshire's hidden gem, Huddersfield, a mill town with much to offer. Show more

TOWN with Nicholas Crane

Series 2

Episode 4: Enniskillen

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Series celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Nicholas Crane reveals how Enniskillen's serene way of life is threatened by plans for underground gas exploitation. Show more

The Last Resort

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Documentary series. A silent walk stirs up strong emotions for smoker Elaine Woods, a yoga session helps fight off temptation, and food is taken off the menu.

The Last Resort

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Documentary series. Drinker Paddy Ashmore faces up to the temptations awaiting him on his return home. Meanwhile, nutritionist Amanda Hamilton springs a nasty surprise. Show more

The Last Resort

Series 1

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Documentary series. With their nine days over, who will succeed in beating their addiction once they return to the stresses of the outside world, and who will fail? Show more

Duration: 1 hour

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

Documentary telling the story of the shale oil industry and its lasting impact on the community of West Lothian. Presented by geologist Professor Iain Stewart. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Iain Stewart
Producer:
Maurice Smith
Director:
Brian Ross
Executive Producer:
David Harron
Executive Producer:
Colin Cameron

TOWN with Nicholas Crane

Series 2

Episode 2: Saffron Walden

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Series celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Nicholas Crane visits Saffron Walden, home to some of the best preserved medieval architecture in the country. Show more

TOWN with Nicholas Crane

Series 1

Episode 4: Totnes

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Series celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Nicholas Crane visits Totnes and uncovers the test bed for an ambitious idea that aims to change our urban life forever. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Producer:
Steven Clarke
Producer:
Steven Clarke
Director:
Steven Clarke
Director:
Steven Clarke
Series Producer:
Colin Cameron
Series Producer:
Colin Cameron

Genres

The Private Life of...

Episode 1: Cows

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Jimmy Doherty embarks on a quest to reveal the hidden lives of farmyard animals. He visits a farm in Devon to find out about cows. What really goes on inside their brains? Show more

The Last Resort

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Documentary. The strain begins to show for the volunteers as they reach their fifth day away from family life, and life coach Anne McDonald sets them some challenging goals. Show more

TOWN with Nicholas Crane

Series 1

Episode 2: Scarborough

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Series celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Nicholas Crane visits Scarborough and finds out what has happened to the town since its heyday. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Presenter:
Nicholas Crane
Producer:
Ishbel Hall
Producer:
Ishbel Hall
Director:
Ishbel Hall
Director:
Ishbel Hall
Series Producer:
Colin Cameron
Series Producer:
Colin Cameron

Genres