Programme Index

Discover 10,337,819 listings and 247,767 playable programmes from the BBC

Results 1 to 20 of 24 for your search filters
Filter by channel

Duration: 1 hour

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

A film narrated by Rory Bremner that looks back at the larger-than-life characters that helped shape Winston Churchill's legendary raiding troops trained at Achnacarry from 1942 to 1945. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Rory Bremner
Director:
Andy Twaddle
Executive Producer:
Neil McDonald

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Jonathan Foyle looks at the palaces, tapestries, music and paintings created in King Henry VIII's name and asks if they compensate for the religious treasures he later destroyed. Show more

Scotland from the Sky

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

How powered flight and photography changed how the world is understood. This episode begins with the story of aerial photography itself. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

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

Three-part documentary series exploring childhood in 20th-century Scotland. The first programme focuses on Scottish education, once considered the finest in the world. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Parliament

Second of a two-part documentary. Dr Clare Jackson reveals why so many law-abiding Scots and English were prepared to support the catholic Stuarts. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clare Jackson
Director:
Andy Twaddle
Producer:
Andy Twaddle
Series Producer:
Richard Downes

Duration: 1 hour

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

Three-part documentary series exploring childhood in 20th-century Scotland. The final episode focuses on how Scotland dealt with its most vulnerable children. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

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

Photojournalist David Hume Kennerly looks back at the work of Paisley-born Alexander Gardner, who in September 1862 took a series of battlefield photographs that shocked America. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Neil McDonald
Director:
Andy Twaddle

Duration: 1 hour

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

Documentary series exploring the history of Scotland's music. Phil Cunningham meets Rosanne Cash, Natalie McMaster and Alison Brown to discuss Scottish music abroad. Show more

Scotland's Music with Phil Cunningham

Episode 1: Pride and Passion

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Documentary series telling the story of Scottish music from its roots to the present day. Phil Cunningham meets the Proclaimers, Dick Gaughan and Barbara Dickson. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

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

Available for years

Bill Patterson narrates the rich and vivid story of the Highland Games, which have become a symbol of community and identity in Scotland and across the world. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Andy Twaddle
Executive Producer:
Neil McDonald

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Archaeologist Dr Fraser Hunter looks back on three centuries of contact and conflict with Scotland's Roman invaders, a story of a superpower pitted against tribesmen and warlords. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Neil McDonald
Director:
Andy Twaddle

Scotland: The Promised Land

Episode 2: Homes for Highland Heroes

Duration: 1 hour

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

Documentary series examining the political changes that shaped modern-day Scotland. A look at the problems facing the Highlands following World War I. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Ken Stott
Executive Producer:
Rachel Bell
Director:
Andy Twaddle
Producer:
Andy Twaddle

A Very Country Christmas

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 7 months

Ellie Harrison and Angellica Bell meet a Cornish choir, visit a donkey sanctuary and discover the history of Christmas cards as part of Advent preparations in Devon and Cornwall. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ellie Harrison
Presenter:
Angellica Bell
Producer:
Andy Twaddle
Director:
Andy Twaddle
Executive Producer:
Harry Bell
Executive Producer:
Brendan Hughes

A Very Country Christmas

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 7 months

Ellie Harrison and Angellica Bell meet a Christmas tree farmer, a candlemaker and a woman who makes a traditional Scottish delicacy as part of Advent preparations across Scotland. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ellie Harrison
Presenter:
Angellica Bell
Producer:
Andy Twaddle
Director:
Andy Twaddle
Executive Producer:
Harry Bell
Executive Producer:
Brendan Hughes

War at Sea: Scotland's Story

Episode 2: The Battle of the U-Boats

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 6 months

David Hayman explores Germany's World War One U-boat threat and the fascinating and dastardly ploys Britain used against the submarines. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Hayman
Director:
Andy Twaddle
Producer:
Andy Twaddle
Executive Producer:
David Harron
Executive Producer:
Rachel Bell

War at Sea: Scotland's Story

Episode 1: The Dreadnoughts of Scapa Flow

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 6 months

First of a two-part documentary in which David Hayman uncovers the story of the battle for control of the North Sea during the First World War. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
David Hayman
Director:
Andy Twaddle
Producer:
Andy Twaddle
Executive Producer:
David Harron
Executive Producer:
Rachel Bell

Duration: 1 hour

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

Three-part documentary series exploring childhood in 20th-century Scotland. This episode focuses on home life and how it has completely changed over the decades. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

David Hayman presents a personal view of the battle for access to Scotland's countryside, revealing how this conflict has shaped the physical and cultural landscape of the country. Show more