Meet The Lords Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

Meet The Lords

Series following the larger-than-life characters that populate the House of Lords, one of Britain's oldest, most idiosyncratic and most important institutions.


Open University programmes on TV, radio and online

The OU has a unique partnership with the BBC, co-producing content for radio, television and online channels. We also work with a range of other broadcasters in the UK and internationally.
Here’s what’s coming up in next few days and what you can catch up with via iPlayer.

The Secrets of Your Food Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Martha Swales - BBC
Monday 11:15pm
27 Feb 2017

The Secrets of Your Food

'The Secrets of Your Food' is the delicious science story of the food on your plate. 

Thinking Allowed 2017 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
BBC Radio 4
Wednesday 4:00pm
01 Mar 2017

Thinking Allowed 2017

OU/BBC's Thinking Allowed puts the focus on the latest thinking about how society works. Read exclusive academic insights from The Open University every week as each show airs.

Ancient Greece: The greatest show on Earth Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
BBC Four
Tuesday 1:50am
07 Mar 2017

Ancient Greece: The greatest show on Earth

Join us on a journey to the ancient world and explore the heart of Athens: the theatre.

The Hunt Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Silverback Films
Thursday 4:15pm
09 Mar 2017

The Hunt

An award-winning, ground-breaking OU/BBC natural history series The Hunt, narrated by Sir David Attenborough, explores the dynamic relationship between predator and their prey. Watch clips from each episode and explore the science behind the

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