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OU on the BBC: The Market: Inside Spitalfields

OU on the BBC: The Market: Inside Spitalfields Copyrighted image Credit: Indus Films Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Aug 2014
Concluding our stories of life in London's great markets, we visit the engine of the city's greengrocery trade.

OU on the BBC: Castles in the Sky

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OU on the BBC: Castles in the Sky Copyrighted image Credit: BBC New content
Updated 28 Aug 2014
Embrace a remarkable human drama behind the invention that was to prove pivotal in the Battle of Britain - radar.

OU on the BBC: The Market - Inside Smithfield

OU on the BBC: The Market - Inside Smithfield Copyrighted image Credit: Indus Films Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Aug 2014
Since the 12th Century, Smithfield has provided meat to London. But can it survive in an era of supermarkets and vegans?

The Hairy Bikers: Bakeation - France

The Hairy Bikers: Bakeation - France Creative commons image Credit: Julia Janßen under CC-BY-NC-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Aug 2014
Si and Dave bring their bikes to the boulangerie to discover the baking secrets of our near neighbours.

OU on the BBC: The Market - Inside Billingsgate

OU on the BBC: The Market - Inside Billingsgate Creative commons image Credit: nic0 under CC-BY-NC-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Aug 2014
The sustainability of fish stocks threatens the future for Billingsgate - but there are more pressing challenges to the traditions of London's fish...

The Story of Wales: Part 1: The Makings of Wales

The Story of Wales: Part 1: The Makings of Wales Creative commons image Credit: Worm's Head from Paviland, Gower, Wales, 1963 / Phillip Capper / CC BY 2.0
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Aug 2014
Huw Edwards presents the first episode of The Story of Wales, looking at the earliest-known human burial in Western Europe.

The Secret Life of Books: The episodes

The Secret Life of Books: The episodes Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Updated 12 Aug 2014
Lose yourself in the plot of each episode from the BBC Four series The Secret Life of Books.

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Stonehenge

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Stonehenge Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Aug 2014
Two of Britain’s leading archaeologists and world-renowned experts on Stonehenge, Professor Tim Darvill and Geoff Wainwright, believe they have...