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This Fishing Life

Follow the fortunes of Cornish fishermen, fighting to secure a future for their traditional way of life.


Open University programmes on TV, radio and online

The OU has a unique partnership with the BBC, co-producing content for radio, television and online channels. We also work with a range of other broadcasters in the UK and internationally.
Here’s what’s coming up in next few days and what you can catch up with via iPlayer.

BBC Four
Wednesday 7:00pm 03 Mar 2021

The Secret Life of Books

Uncover the secrets of classic works of fiction that we all know and love.

Thursday 2:00am 04 Mar 2021

Trump Takes on the World

Donald Trump’s top advisers and the leaders who clashed with him lift the lid on the critical moments of his foreign policy.

BBC Radio 4
Thursday 4:30pm 04 Mar 2021

BBC Inside Science 2020/21 series

Adam Rutherford and guests illuminate the mysteries and controversies behind the science that's changing our world.

BBC Radio 4
Thursday 8:30pm 04 Mar 2021

The Bottom Line 2021

Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show with people at the top giving insight into what matters.

Friday 12:30am 05 Mar 2021

Forensics: The Real CSI

“My job is to get to the truth, to speak for those who can't speak for themselves”. 

BBC Scotland
Sunday 9:00pm 07 Mar 2021

Gold Town

Work on Scotland’s first gold mine begins. Will everything go to plan?