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OU on TV and radio this week - 03-11-12 to 09-11-12

Updated Friday 2nd November 2012

We start the week with the first sparks of industrialisation, and end with the first steps towards electricity. Also: wildcats.

Saturday 3rd November

Scottish wildcats Creative commons image Icon Peter G Trimming under CC-BY licence under Creative-Commons license BBC Radio 4, Tuesday and Thursday 5.30pm BBC Radio 4 The Bottom Line: Pricing and Interviews
Evan Davis tempts guests from the boardroom to discuss pricepoints and interviews.
Watch: KIng of the outlet malls Scott Malkin on brands at the edge of town

Sunday 4th November

9.00pm BBC One Andrew Marr's History of the World: The Age of Industry
Andrew Marr explores how industrialisation changed the world.
Order your free 'How Do They Know That' booklet

Tuesday 6th November

1.55am BBC One Wartime Farm Episode 6
An early-morning visit to our wartime farmers - as food imports slump.
Can you beat the ministry?

11.00am BBC Radio 4 Saving Species
Sharing our environment, and sharing a show: the wildcat and tooth fungi.
Free course: studying meat eaters

Thursday 8th November

8.00pm BBC Four Shock And Awe - The Story of Electricity: Spark
Jim Al-Khalili explores the first discoveries of electrical power, and how they'd come to change the world.
Play our Spark It Up game

8.30pm BBC Radio 4 The Bottom Line

9.00pm BBC Radio 4 Saving Species

Friday 9th November

12.20am BBC Four Shock And Awe - The Story of Electricity: Spark


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