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Turn your bank holiday into a badged holiday

Turn your bank holiday into a badged holiday Copyrighted image Credit: Woman photo: © Victorpr | Dreamstime.com New content
Updated 27 Mar 2015
What are your plans for the long weekend? DIY? A trip to a windswept beach? Why not take your first steps towards earning a free badge instead...

OU on the BBC: Wartime Farm - Christmas Special

OU on the BBC: Wartime Farm - Christmas Special Copyrighted image Credit: Lion TV / BBC Updated content
Introductory level Updated 27 Mar 2015
It's Christmas, and our living historians are back in the war, and back on the land, for a very special Wartime Farm.

Thinking Allowed: Citizenship ceremonies and family ties

Thinking Allowed: Citizenship ceremonies and family ties Copyrighted image Credit: By Flogal via Dreamstime under subscription New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Mar 2015
Laurie Taylor and guests discuss studies into citizenship and the links between family ties and stories. 

OU on the BBC: A History of Ideas - Max Weber and the Protestant Ethic

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OU on the BBC: A History of Ideas - Max Weber and the Protestant Ethic Copyrighted image Credit: BBC New content
Intermediate level Duration 5 mins Updated 25 Mar 2015
Historian, Justin Champion discusses the founder of sociology, Max Weber, who drilled in the value of hard work into our everyday ethic. 

OU on the BBC: A History of Ideas - Aristotle on flourishing

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OU on the BBC: A History of Ideas - Aristotle on flourishing Copyrighted image Credit: BBC New content
Intermediate level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Mar 2015
In this episode of A History of Ideas, philosopher Jules Evans wants to prove there's been a revival of Aristotle's ideas about flourishing and how...

OU on the BBC: A History of Ideas - How do I live a good life?

OU on the BBC: A History of Ideas - How do I live a good life? Copyrighted image Credit: BBC New content
Intermediate level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Mar 2015
Melvyn Bragg and his four guests delve deeper into the philosophy of how we live a good life. 

The Bottom Line - Corporate scandal

The Bottom Line - Corporate scandal Copyright free image Credit: U.S. National Archives & Records Administration New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Mar 2015
How do companies recover from negative press? Evan Davis hears from guests who have broken away from scandal on this episode. 

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Stonehenge

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Stonehenge Copyrighted image Credit: Production team Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Mar 2015
Two of Britain’s leading archaeologists and world-renowned experts on Stonehenge, Professor Tim Darvill and Geoff Wainwright, believe they have...

OU on the BBC: Nature of Britain

OU on the BBC: Nature of Britain Copyrighted image Credit: Production team Updated content
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 20 Mar 2015
Alan Titchmarsh explores eight very different landscapes and the nature they support. Discover more about the programmes.

International Day of Happiness

International Day of Happiness Copyrighted image Credit: Les Cunliffe | Dreamstime.com Updated content
Updated 20 Mar 2015
"Clap along if you know what happiness is to you..." Happiness may mean different things for different people. Celebrate whatever makes you happy...