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Sam Selvon, The Lonely Londoners free course icon Level

History & The Arts 

Sam Selvon, The Lonely Londoners

This free course concentrates on Sam Selvon's twentieth-century novel, The Lonely Londoners. It considers the depiction of migration in the text as well as Selvon's treatment of memory as a vital part of the migrant's experience.

Free course
10 hrs
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Health, Sports & Psychology 

Olympisize Me

Have you ever wondered which sport you're most suited to? Play this interactive game to find out if you’ve got what it takes physically, psychologically and socially to make it to the podium at the Olympics and Paralympics.

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Society, Politics & Law 

Grenfell Tower Timeline: Was the disaster inevitable?

A total of 72 lives were lost in the Grenfell disaster and anger has grown amongst local residents towards their council.

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History & The Arts 

London's 1818 public health crisis

200 years ago today, the Morning Post shared a report into a health crisis gripping London - and how public health solutions offered a way out of the mess.

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Society, Politics & Law 

London inside out

Fifteen years since the 7/7 bombings, we look back at unity in London after the terror attacks...

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Climate Change, Coastal Erosion and Flooding: The Thames Gateway and London article icon

Society, Politics & Law 

Climate Change, Coastal Erosion and Flooding: The Thames Gateway and London

Climate change will lead to sea level rises and this will lead to enhanced coastal erosion. Professor David Humphreys explores the challenges that this will pose for the Thames Gateway in south-east England. 

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Nature & Environment 

London’s great smog prompts link with Delhi

The UK has cleaner air than in 1952 when the great smog of London descended on the capital – but not yet clean enough for thousands.

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History & The Arts 

Christmas at war: 1915 - A wish deferred

The Financial Times struggles to see a brighter future, but hopes that at least city traders will no longer be seen as driven purely by greed.

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History & The Arts 

The String Quartet

Meeting again after seven years... This short story by Virginia Woolf was originally published in 1921 as part of the Monday or Tuesday collection.

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Health, Sports & Psychology 

Hospital: After the terrorist attack

The day of the Westminster Bridge terror attack, the team making the BBC/OU co-production Hospital were filming in St Mary's Hospital. Watch some of the activity as medical crews responded to the developing incident.

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10 mins
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Money & Business 

Privatising Thames Water

How did a public utlity turn into a financial instrument?

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Science, Maths & Technology 

Brits Who Built The Modern World: A video collection

Collected extracts from the BBC/OU series exploring the titans of British architecture

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15 mins
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