Skip to content

OU on TV and radio this week - 18-08-12 to 24-08-12

Updated Tuesday 21st August 2012

Michael Palin returns to the fields of the First World War, and Laverne Antrobus explores obsessive compulsive disorder.

Sunday 19th August

Michael Palin in a World War One trench Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC BBC Four, Sunday, 8.00pm 8.00pm BBC Four Timewatch: The Last Day Of World War One
Michael Palin asks why so many troops died after the armistice was signed.
Listen: Using the end to start understanding the First World War

8.00pm BBC Radio 4 More Or Less
The last in the present series of statistical investigations.
Watch: The Joy of Stats

Monday 20th August

9.00pm BBC Four
11.30pm BBC HD Channel Growing Children: OCD
Laverne Antrobus explores how OCD can ruin lives - and discovers how treatment can make a difference.
What is OCD?

Tuesday 21st August

1.45am BBC Four Growing Children: OCD

10.00am Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Ludlow
Nicholas Crane visits Shropshire and discovers the charms of Ludlow.
Is Ludlow the loveliest town in England?

3.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Ludlow

7.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Ludlow

11.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Ludlow

Wednesday 22nd August

10.00am Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Scarborough
Nicholas Crane arrives in Yorkshire.
The Scarborough renaissance

3.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Scarborough

7.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Scarborough

11.00pm BBC Four Timewatch: The Last Day Of World War One

11:00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Scarborough

Thursday 23rd August

1.15am BBC Four Growing Children: OCD

10.00am Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Perth
North of the border, Nicholas discovers a town awash with history
Perth: Town or 'fair city'?

3.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Perth

7.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Perth

11.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Perth

Friday 24th August

10.00am Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Totnes
Nicholas Crane's travels take him to Totnes, a transition town.
More about Totnes

3.00p, Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Totnes

7.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Totnes

11.00pm Blighty Town With Nicholas Crane: Totnes

 

For further information, take a look at our frequently asked questions which may give you the support you need.

Have a question?