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OU on TV and radio this week - 06-10-12 to 12-10-12

Updated Friday 5th October 2012

Evan Davis gets to grips with our infrastucture as Stephanine Flanders gets to the Bottom Line.

Saturday 6th October

Stephanie Flanders Creative commons image Icon The CBI under CC-BY-NC-SA licence under Creative-Commons license BBC Radio 4, Saturday 1.55am BBC One The Hairy Bikers' Bakeation: France
Join the Bikers as they stuff sausages into a brioche.
Explore the baking and culture of France

5.30pm BBC Radio 4 The Bottom Line
Stephanie Flanders sits in for Evan and explores office politics.
Can you defeat the boardroom lottery?

5.30pm BBC Two England, Scotland & Wales & BBC HD
6.30pm BBC Two Northern Ireland
Wartime Farm Episode 5
1942 brings a time of shortages - can Victorian techniques keep the nation fed?
Order your free Wartime Farm booklet

Sunday 7th October

8.00pm BBC Two & BBC HD Built In Britain: Episode One
Evan Davis goes beyond the fascia to explore what state the UK infrastructure is in.
What Makes Britain timeline

9.00pm BBC One Andrew Marr's History Of The World
This week, Andrew Marr explores four centuries of spirituality - and what happened when military and religious powers combined.
Graham Harvey on godless preconceptions

Monday 8th October

7.00pm BBC Two Scotland The Story Of Wales: England And Wales

Tuesday 9th October

1.15am BBC One Wartime Farm Episode 2
A late-night catch-up with an earlier episode from our farmers under fire.
Food in the World War

2.15am BBC One China On Four Wheels
Justin and Anita conclude their very different road trips through China.
Video: Chinese on the tip of your tongue

7.00pm BBC Two The Story of Wales: Furnace Change
Huw Edwards explores how the "industrial revolution" altered Wales.
Lighting The Industrial Revolution

11.00am BBC Radio 4 Saving Species
This week, the programme explores bird migration.
Course extract: Migration.

Wednesday 10th October

7.00pm BBC Two The Story Of Wales: A New Beginning
Coal changes the fortunes of the nation.
Course extract: Coal

10.30pm BBC HD Built In Britain: Episode One

Thursday 11th October

7.00pm BBC Two England, Wales & Northern Ireland The Story of Wales: Wales And Britain
Huw Edwards concludes his survey of Welsh history with a consideration of the recent past.
Order your free Icons of Wales booklet

8.00pm BBC Two & BBC HD Wartime Farm Episode 6
Brand new episode. It's 1943, and local children and bees are being brought in to help as things get tough.
Can you beat the Ministry and keep Britain fed?

8.30pm BBC Radio 4 The Bottom Line

9.00pm BBC Radio 4 Saving Species

 

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