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Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Jonathan Dimbleby reflects on his journey across the ten thousand miles of Russia, visiting Stalin's Birobidzhan before completing his exploration in Vladivostok. Show more

The Richard Dimbleby Lecture

John O Brennan: Staying Safe in a Turbulent World

Duration: 44 minutes

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

John O Brennan, former director of the Central Intelligence Agency, delivers the 2017 Richard Dimbleby Lecture. Introduced by Jonathan Dimbleby. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
John O Brennan
Executive Producer:
Phil Dolling

The Richard Dimbleby Lecture

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales: Facing the Future

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales gives The Richard Dimbleby Lecture from St James's Palace in London, setting out the serious challenges facing the world. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

The stories behind this rapidly changing continent. In Chile, Dimbleby discovers a nation transformed since the demise of the dictator General Pinochet. Show more

Election

Episode 9: Inspiration

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One London

Reality series. The candidates travel to Edinburgh to learn about inspiration with Big Brother Celebrity Hijack winner John Loughton, and become buskers for the day. Show more

Election

Episode 1: Auditions

Duration: 25 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Yorks & LincsLatest broadcast: on BBC One Yorks & Lincs

Angellica Bell and Jonathan Dimbleby scrutinise a set of ambitious youngsters as they compete to show their leadership skills and win a chat with the Prime Minister. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Jonathan Dimbleby explores ten thousand miles of Russia. He takes a train to Tolstoy's estate, before moving on to the Caucasus, Chechnya and the Caspian Sea. Show more

Election

Episode 4: Public Speaking

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Channel IslandsLatest broadcast: on BBC One Channel Islands

Reality series with Angellica Bell and Jonathan Dimbleby. The remaining candidates must learn to get their facts right and practise their public speaking. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Jonathan Dimbleby travels to the key locations in the North African campaign of World War Two, and sheds new light on the significance of this crucial campaign. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Peter Grimsdale

Election

Episode 7: Campaigning

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One London

Reality series in which youngsters compete to win a chat with the Prime Minister. Ken Livingstone flushes out the candidates' skills with his 'wee wee challenge'. Show more

The BBC at War

Episode 2: Into Battle

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Jonathan Dimbleby uncovers the story of how the BBC became the institution that it is today. He looks at how the BBC prepared to report from the front line during WWII. Show more

The Richard Dimbleby Lecture

Martha Lane Fox: Dot Everyone - Power, the Internet and You

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Digital pioneer Martha Lane Fox delivers 2015's Richard Dimbleby Lecture on understanding the internet more deeply. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Martha Lane Fox
Executive Producer:
Phil Dolling

The Richard Dimbleby Lecture

Christine Lagarde: A New Multilateralism for the 21st Century

Duration: 45 minutes

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

In the 2014 Richard Dimbleby Lecture, Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, explains her thinking on the challenges facing the global economy. Show more

The BBC at War

Episode 1: The War of Words

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Jonathan Dimbleby uncovers the compelling story of how the BBC went into battle against Hitler and Whitehall's ministers, and how the conflict transformed the BBC. Show more