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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.

Wednesday 11:15pm
17 Oct 2018

Dangerous Borders: A Journey across India and

Adnan Sarwar and Babita Sharma travel the still-volatile border of Pakistan and India.

BBC iPlayer
Thursday 8:00am
18 Oct 2018

Why Slavery?

A series of ground breaking documentaries uncovering modern slavery. 

BBC Radio 4
Thursday 8:30pm
18 Oct 2018

The Bottom Line

Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show with people at the top giving insight into what matters.

BBC Four
Saturday 8:00pm
20 Oct 2018

Life Story

With Life Story, David Attenborough takes us on the greatest of all adventures – the journey through life. Find out more, and watch clips from the series.

BBC Radio 4
Tuesday 9:00pm
06 Nov 2018

All in the Mind - Autumn/Winter 2018

Claudia Hammond presents the OU/BBC Radio Four series that explores the limits and potential of the human mind.

Coming soon

International Playwriting Competition 2018

The only global competition for radio playwrights. 

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