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OU on the BBC: Secrets Of Our Living Planet

OU on the BBC: Secrets Of Our Living Planet Copyrighted image Credit: BBC Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 04 Sep 2014
Ten million species sharing one small planet. How does that work, then?

OU on the BBC: The Market: Inside Spitalfields

OU on the BBC: The Market: Inside Spitalfields Copyrighted image Credit: Indus Films
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Aug 2014
Concluding our stories of life in London's great markets, we visit the engine of the city's greengrocery trade.

OU on the BBC: Castles in the Sky

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Updated 28 Aug 2014
Embrace a remarkable human drama behind the invention that was to prove pivotal in the Battle of Britain - radar.

OU on the BBC: The Market - Inside Smithfield

OU on the BBC: The Market - Inside Smithfield Copyrighted image Credit: Indus Films
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Aug 2014
Since the 12th Century, Smithfield has provided meat to London. But can it survive in an era of supermarkets and vegans?

The Hairy Bikers: Bakeation - France

The Hairy Bikers: Bakeation - France Creative commons image Credit: Julia Janßen under CC-BY-NC-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Aug 2014
Si and Dave bring their bikes to the boulangerie to discover the baking secrets of our near neighbours.

OU on the BBC: The Market - Inside Billingsgate

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Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Aug 2014
The sustainability of fish stocks threatens the future for Billingsgate - but there are more pressing challenges to the traditions of London's fish...

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Stonehenge

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Stonehenge Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Aug 2014
Two of Britain’s leading archaeologists and world-renowned experts on Stonehenge, Professor Tim Darvill and Geoff Wainwright, believe they have...

The Hairy Bikers: Bakeation - The Low Countries

The Hairy Bikers: Bakeation - The Low Countries Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Aug 2014
They biked to Bruges - and around the rest of the low-lying nations of the Rhine Delta - in search of baked delights.

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Last Day of World War One

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Last Day of World War One Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 25 Jul 2014
Michael Palin joins the Timewatch team to discover why troops were still dying after the peace had been signed.