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  • Ade at Sea

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    Transmission: Thu 27 Mar 2014

     In this episode he sails the waterways where the River Thames meets the sea, the Thames Estuary, once the most important trading route in the world. 

  • I Never Knew That About Britain

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    Transmission: Mon 24 Mar 2014

    Paul Martin reveals the surprising beginnings of the traditional tiered Wedding cake. Suzannah Lipscomb visits a graveyard for the iconic British red phone box, and Steve Mould reveals how a man from Ditherington changed the skylines of cities across the globe.

  • Ade at Sea

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    Transmission: Thu 20 Mar 2014

    In this six-part ITV series, comedian and presenter Ade Edmondson sets sail to explore Britain’s maritime past and discovers how it continues to influence the lives of the people who still depend on the sea today.

  • I Never Knew That About Britain

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    Transmission: Mon 17 Mar 2014

    Paul Martin heads to the ‘Centre of London’ - the point to which all distances are measured from. Suzannah Lipscomb jumps on a horse to reveal why we drive on the left and Steve Mould discovers a great British invention that has gone on to save millions of lives across the world.

  • ITV casting announcement of The Great Fire

    Tue 04 Mar 2014

    Andrew Buchan, Rose Leslie, Charles Dance, Jack Huston and Daniel Mays to star in ITV drama, The Great Fire - written by Tom Bradby.

  • I Never Knew That About Britain

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    Transmission: Mon 10 Mar 2014

    Paul Martin becomes a 12th century human loo in a journey of discovery about how the British invented the toilet.

  • The Miners' Strike and Me

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    Transmission: Wed 12 Mar 2014

    This new documentary tells the experiences of the men and women whose lives were changed forever by the year-long struggle between striking miners and Margaret Thatcher’s government.

  • I Never Knew That About Britain

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    Transmission: Mon 03 Mar 2014

    I Never Knew That About Britain, anchored by Paul Martin, explores Britain’s rich and surprising history, unearthing eccentric characters and stories from Britain’s past and celebrating some of the greatest technological, artistic, scientific and political achievements of the British people.

  • Guy Burt on creating and writing The Bletchley Circle

    Tue 07 Jan 2014

    Guy Burt talks about creating and writing The Bletchley Circle and his inspiration for the second series.

  • Audrey Wind on Bletchley Park

    Tue 07 Jan 2014

    Insight: Audrey Wind on life at Bletchley Park working on the Bomb Machine.

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