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Inside Harley Street

Episode 1: Make Me Better

Duration: 1 hour

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

Series looking inside the world of private medicine. This episode features a range of patients, some very wealthy but others whose care is paid for by charity. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Vanessa Engle
Director:
Vanessa Engle
Executive Producer:
Fergus O'Brien
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Alex Riley, the BBC's connoisseur of rubbish food, is back on the search for more disgusting fare, and sets out to unearth the horrors that could be in his meaty snacks.

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Alex Riley is on the hunt for the most disgusting dairy product. He discovers cheap nasty dairy substitutes and that even milk, the purest dairy product, has its unpalatable side. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Investigation series. Alex Riley sets out to find the ultimate nasty fish dish and, amid the cheap, codless fish fingers and fake prawns, unearths a fishy world of waste.

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series about the electricity grid continues by exploring how switching on has transformed our lives over the last 60 years, from gadgets to creating a consumer society. Show more

Wonderland

Series 5

Episode 2: I Was Once a Beauty Queen

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Crowned in front of TV audiences of 20 million, Britain's beauty queens of the 1970s and early 80s dated royalty and rock stars. This film looks at what has happened to them since. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Nick Mirsky
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery

Duration: 57 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Chris Beardshaw uncovers the British contribution to the history of our most iconic fruit and sees how 20th-century British scientists helped create the modern mass-market apple. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Beardshaw
Presenter:
Chris Beardshaw
Producer:
Emma Boswell
Director:
Emma Boswell
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery

Mischief

Series 4

Episode 1: Britain's Embarrassing Emissions

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Documentary in which Rebecca Wilcox investigates carbon dioxide emissions, finding out if the energy and aviation companies are as green as they seem or just full of hot air. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rebecca Wilcox
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery
Producer:
Lisa Dunn

The Secret Life of the Airport

Episode 2: Joining the Jet Set

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series following the rise of our airports. The jet age sees Heathrow itself become a tourist attraction, and life as an air hostess is as glamorous as can be. Show more

The Secret Life of the Airport

Episode 1: Preparing for Take Off

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Using rare archive, this series charting the development of Britain's airports begins with the heady glamour of Britain's first terminal at Croydon. Show more

The Secret Life of the Airport

Episode 3: The Final Approach

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series exploring the development of Britain's airports. From Nimbys to climate protesters, hijackers to terrorists: how the airport has come under attack. Show more

The Secret Life of the Motorway

Episode 2: The Honeymoon Period

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Documentary series celebrating Britain's motorways. This edition explores how they have transformed where Brits live, work and play over the last 50 years. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Emma Hindley
Director:
Gaby Hornsby
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery

The Secret Life of the Motorway

Episode 3: The End of the Affair

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Documentary series about Britain's motorways. This final episode explores how people questioned the promises made by the motorways and began to protest. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Joe Swash searches for proof that ghosts exist. On the journey, he meets Britain's youngest professional psychic and sleeps in a haunted bedroom to lure an amorous spirit. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Joe Swash
Director:
Ray Easmon
Producer:
Jacqui Wilson
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery

The Secret Life of the National Grid

Episode 1: Wiring the Nation

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series about the electricity grid begins by looking at the first grid in the 1920s and 30s and the challenge of ensuring power at the flick of a switch today. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Gaby Hornsby
Series Producer:
Gaby Hornsby
Director:
Gaby Hornsby
Director:
Gaby Hornsby
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Historian and vampire fan Lisa Hilton uncovers why we have been obsessed with vampires for centuries and charts their transformation from bloodsucking monsters to romantic leads. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lisa Hilton
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery
Producer:
Jacqui Wilson
Participant:
Charlaine Harris
Participant:
Toby Whithouse

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Actor Danny Dyer goes on a quest to spot a UFO. He examines reported UFO landing sites and sinister evidence that aliens may have conducted scientific experiments in Britain. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Danny Dyer
Producer:
Jacqui Wilson
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery

Life and Death Row

Series 1

Episode 1: Execution

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Three HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Three HD

Available for 2 months

Series telling the story of capital punishment through the eyes of young people whose lives have been shaped by it looks at two of the youngest men on death row in Texas. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Ben Anthony
Executive Producer:
Colin Barr
Executive Producer:
Clare Sillery
Associate Producer:
Abigail Mowbray