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Duration: 50 minutes

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

Documentary looking into the case of Alexander Blackman, a Royal Marine sergeant who was convicted and jailed for life for shooting an injured Afghan insurgent on the front line. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Chris Terrill
Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall
Executive Producer:
Jane Merkin

Britain's Biggest Warship

Series 1

Episode 1: Crewing Up

Duration: 59 minutes

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

The behind-the-scenes story of what makes HMS Queen Elizabeth so unique and how her crew are working together to breathe life into Britain's biggest warship. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Caroline Catz
Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall
Production Company:
Uppercut Films

Britain's Biggest Warship

Series 1

Episode 2: In at the Deep End

Duration: 59 minutes

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

HMS Queen Elizabeth embarks on dangerous sea trials in the North Sea, testing everything from galleys to guns and power plants to propellers. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Caroline Catz
Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall
Production Company:
Uppercut Films

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Britain's Biggest Warship

Series 1

Episode 3: Out with the Old, In with the New

Duration: 59 minutes

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

British top gun pilots train on the secret F-35 fighter jets in the US as HMS Queen Elizabeth nears the end of her sea trials in the North Sea. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Caroline Catz
Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall
Production Company:
Uppercut Films

Britain's Biggest Warship

Goes to Sea

Let Go All Lines

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

HMS Queen Elizabeth embarks on her maiden voyage across the Atlantic. The ship's company face many challenges preparing for the first landing of F35B Lightning Stealth Fighters. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Caroline Catz
Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall
Executive Producer:
Alan Clements
Production Company:
Uppercut Films

Britain's Biggest Warship

Goes to Sea

Don't Feed the Birds

Duration: 59 minutes

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

The next phase of flight testing for the top secret F35 jets is underway. Coping with a rolling, pitching, wind-blown deck is hard enough, but a full-blown hurricane is looming. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Caroline Catz
Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall
Executive Producer:
Alan Clements
Production Company:
Uppercut Films

Britain's Biggest Warship

Goes to Sea

Manhattan Ahoy!

Duration: 59 minutes

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

With just a few weeks to go before HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives in New York in spectacular style, the F35 jets try a method of landing never attempted before. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Caroline Catz
Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall
Executive Producer:
Alan Clements
Production Company:
Uppercut Films

The Cruise

Stranded in Paradise

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Classic docusoap featuring singer Jane McDonald. The Galaxy pulls into Jamaica for Christmas, but only cocktail waiter Granville can go home. Meanwhile, Jane is reunited with her Danish boyfriend.

Contributors

Participant:
Jane McDonald
Producer:
Chris Terrill

Panorama

Marine A: The Inside Story

Duration: 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One North East & CumbriaLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Alexander Blackman has had his murder conviction for shooting an injured Taliban fighter in Afghanistan reduced to manslaughter. Panorama re-examines the events. Show more

Contributors

Reporter:
Chris Terrill
Producer:
Chris Terrill
Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Alan Clements
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall

The Cruise

Scotty to the Rescue

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Classic docusoap featuring Jane McDonald. It's New Year on the Galaxy, and Scotty, the ship's madcap DJ, takes charge of the new high-tech disco. Jane helps with the countdown to midnight. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Jane McDonald
Producer:
Chris Terrill

The Cruise

Double or Quits

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Classic docusoap with Jane McDonald. A couple, who have run away to sea, work to try to save money for a new home, while a professional gambler plans to take the casino by storm.

Contributors

Participant:
Jane McDonald
Producer:
Chris Terrill

The Cruise

Stormin' Norman

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for years

Classic docusoap. Professional gambler Norman crosses swords with the ship's casino, while casino workers Dale and Mary embark on a perilous jet-skiing trip in Jamaica. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Jane McDonald
Producer:
Chris Terrill

The Cruise

Break a Leg

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

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Classic docusoap with singer Jane McDonald. Lead dancer Philip has had a fall, so Jack steps in from the chorus. Jane visits a medium, while Dale and Mary buy roller blades. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Jane McDonald
Producer:
Chris Terrill

The Cruise

Dancing with Dolphins

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for years

Classic docusoap with singer Jane McDonald. While Jack gets ready to take on injured Philip's demanding dance role, he and Michele still find time to commune with a school of dolphins in Mexico.

Contributors

Participant:
Jane McDonald
Producer:
Chris Terrill

The Cruise

Lights, Camera, Action

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

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Classic docusoap with singer Jane McDonald. Panic sets in as the singers and dancers are given just three days to stage a musical extravaganza.

Contributors

Participant:
Jane McDonald
Producer:
Chris Terrill

The Cruise

First Night Nerves

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for years

Classic docusoap with singer Jane McDonald. The ship's new show goes on tonight. But not before an emergency dress rehearsal at which Michelle, the lead singer, tests out her ravaged voice. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Jane McDonald
Producer:
Chris Terrill

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Available for years

The unforgettable story of the 30-year-old climber Tom Ballard who disappeared on the so-called killer mountain, Nanga Parbat, in 2019. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Chris Terrill
Executive Producer:
Christine Hall
Executive Producer:
Fergus Haycock