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OU on the BBC: Ever Wondered...? - Power

Updated Tuesday 8th August 2006

Strength, numbers, influence - have you ever wondered what makes people powerful?

Two former prime ministers: Edward Heath and Margaret Thatcher Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC Achieving?
Everyone wants to be topdog. So how do you get to the top of the greasiest of poles? Jon Pike asks how do you achieve political power?

Grassroots?
Body Shop entrepreneur Anita Roddick is just the person to find out how powerful is people power?

Strengthening?
Faster, fitter, leaner, stronger - but can you only go so far? Kriss Akabusi wonders is there a limit to physical power?

 

First broadcast: Saturday 29 Apr 2000 on BBC TWO

 

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