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Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Middle EastLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Europe

Andrew Graham Dixon finds out how Charles I became Britain's first connoisseur-king and the greatest royal collector in British history.
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Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Asia PacificLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Latin America

Art critic Andrew Graham-Dixon continues his analysis of the British Royal Collection and finds out that in 1660, something miraculous began to happen.
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Contributors

Executive Producer:
Judith Winnan
Series Producer:
Sebastian Barfield
Production Manager:
Kate Horvath
Production Manager:
J Ruth Stevens
Expert:
Rufus Bird

Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS AfricaLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

Art critic Andrew Graham-Dixon finds out that although Queen Victoria is often depicted as the uptight opposite of her louche uncle, for her, art was just as important.
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Contributors

Expert:
Rufus Bird
Expert:
Jo Horton
Executive Producer:
Judith Winnan
Series Producer:
Sebastian Barfield
Production Manager:
Kate Horvath
Production Manager:
J Ruth Stevens
Production Coordinator:
Sam Haines
Production Coordinator:
Sophie Taylor
Production Coordinator:
Anna Kington

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

At Anna Ryder-Richardson's Pembrokeshire wildlife park, lemurs Frayer and Tetley, who were rejected by the rest of the lemur troupe, get a new home. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Rob Sullivan
Producer:
Chris Rushton
Executive Producer:
Paul Islwyn Thomas
Executive Producer:
Judith Winnan

Coming Home

Series 4

Episode 1: Michelle Collins

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Series in which celebrities trace their Welsh ancestry. Actress Michelle Collins uncovers the story of her grandfather's tragic life as a professional boxer. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Judith Winnan

Secret Wales

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Sara Edwards and Roy Noble discover the secret behind a well-known Pembrokeshire estate, the site of a miracle cure in the Black Mountains and a well hidden Anglesey castle. Show more

On Show

RS Thomas: The Man Who Went into the West

Duration: 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Documentary about the 'ogre of Wales', RS Thomas, who wrote some of the best love poetry of his time. Contributors include Dr Rowan Williams and poet Twm Morys. Show more

Secret Wales

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Sara Edwards and Roy Noble discover an abandoned village in Snowdonia, a village shop in a time warp and a church in Monmouthshire with a stunning surprise inside. Show more

Fake or Fortune?

Series 9

A Sculpture in the Brambles

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 2 months

A sculpture found in the long grass of a Norfolk home bears striking similarities to the work of Henry Moore. Could it be a lost work by one of the greatest 20th-century artists? Show more

Fake or Fortune?

Series 9

A King’s Last Supper

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 2 months

Anglesey farmer Huw Lewis bought a small painting depicting the Last Supper for £50 on the internet. Can the team prove it’s an eighteenth-century work by the artist Benjamin West? Show more

Fake or Fortune?

Series 9

Landseer

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for 2 months

The team investigate a powerful scene of the aftermath of battle. Could it be a work by the Victorian artist Edwin Landseer that was previously thought to have been destroyed by a flood in 1928? Show more

Fake or Fortune?

Series 9

Gerome

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 2 months

In 1999 Jon Swihart believed he’d bought a genuine work by the 19th century Orientalist artist Jean-Leon Gerome but the leading authority disagreed. Can the team prove Jon right? Show more

Private Life of a Masterpiece

Series 3

Episode 9: Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

A fresh look at Picasso's controversial masterpiece Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, one of the key modern art works that set the 20th century on its way. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Documentary focusing on the sporting and social impact of the British and Irish Lions' 1974 tour to South Africa. The team became heroes to black fans living under apartheid. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Eddie Butler
Executive Producer:
Judith Winnan

Secret Wales

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Sara Edwards and Roy Noble discover an ornate garden buried for 60 years, a traitor's cottage in the woods and a remote valley that has been a haven for artists and writers. Show more

Duration: 26 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS AfricaLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Africa

In the final programme of the series, art critic Andrew Graham-Dixon finds out how The Royal Collection reveals fresh insights into HM the Queen Mother's love of art.
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Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Marsden
Executive Producer:
Judith Winnan
Series Producer:
Sebastian Barfield
Production Manager:
Kate Horvath
Production Manager:
J Ruth Stevens
Production Coordinator:
Sam Haines
Colourist:
Blair Wallace
On-line editing:
Jon Ramsey

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Griff Rhys Jones continues with phase two of the restoration of his farm in Pembrokeshire. Work on the derelict miller's cottage is progressing well, but there is trouble brewing. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Clive Flowers
Producer:
Clive Flowers
Executive Producer:
Judith Winnan
Executive Producer:
Nick Shearman
Executive Producer:
Simon Mansfield

Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Asia PacificLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Asia Pacific

Art critic Andrew Graham-Dixon finds out how royal collecting has changed since the days of Queen Victoria.
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Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Marsden
Executive Producer:
Judith Winnan
Series Producer:
Sebastian Barfield
Production Manager:
Kate Horvath
Production Manager:
J Ruth Stevens
Production Coordinator:
Sam Haines
Colourist:
Blair Wallace
On-line editing:
Jon Ramsey

Fake or Fortune?

Series 7

Episode 1: Nicholson

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Art series with Fiona Bruce and Philip Mould. Can the team prove that a still life of a glass jug and pears is the work of celebrated British artist William Nicholson? Show more