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Bazalgette's London sewers
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(BBC Worldwide), 53 mins
An encounter with the most brilliant pioneers of the industrial age. Recreating their stories of burning ambition, extravagant dreams, passion and rivalry as great minds clashed, this programme delves into the history of seven epic monuments spanning the industrial revolution. Using spectacular CGI, the seven stor...
(BBC Worldwide), 53 mins
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Bicycles
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(BBC Worldwide), 1 hour 4 mins
With exclusive access to some of the world’s biggest and busiest factories – some opening their doors to TV cameras for the very first time – Inside the Factory reveals the extraordinary secrets of our favourite consumer goods. Gregg Wallace discovers the astonishing machinery and processes that allow these...
(BBC Worldwide), 1 hour 4 mins
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Building Cars, Episode 1
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directed by Matt Pitts-Tucker, fl. 2006-2015, Matt Cottingham, fl. 2002-2017, Ben Crichton, fl. 2004-2016 and Sam Bailey, fl. 2001-2017; presented by James May, 1963-; produced by Lorraine Evans, fl. 2010-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Building Cars (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 50 mins
Buckle up for a journey into the fascinating secret world of the car factory in this brand new three part series. James May goes behind the scenes to reveal the science, engineering and people that keep us all on the road, with access all areas to the MINI plant in Oxford where a car is built every 68 seconds. Bui...
directed by Matt Pitts-Tucker, fl. 2006-2015, Matt Cottingham, fl. 2002-2017, Ben Crichton, fl. 2004-2016 and Sam Bailey, fl. 2001-2017; presented by James May, 1963-; produced by Lorraine Evans, fl. 2010-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Building Cars (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 50 mins
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Collision Course, 1, At Southall
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produced by Todd Austin, in Collision Course, 1 (BBC Worldwide, 2003), 59 mins
On September 19th 1997 seven British commuters were killed in Britain’s Southall rail crash. Collision Course unravels the science of the eight-and- a-half seconds of the crash, to discover why some passengers died, while others apparently more at risk did not. With a major train crash now predicted to happen ev...
produced by Todd Austin, in Collision Course, 1 (BBC Worldwide, 2003), 59 mins
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Collision Course, 2, At Kegworth
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produced by Todd Austin, in Collision Course, 2 (BBC Worldwide, 2003), 1 hour 1 mins
In 1989 a Boeing 737 crash-landed on one of Britain’s major motorways. Collision Course examines how this event affected those who survived.Powerful human testimony and the latest in graphics techniques combineto unravel the chain of events set in motion by this major tragedy.
produced by Todd Austin, in Collision Course, 2 (BBC Worldwide, 2003), 1 hour 1 mins
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Disaster, Series 1, Episode 4, Atlantic
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produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster, Series 1, Episode 4 (BBC Worldwide, 1997), 29 mins
Janet Culver placed a personal ad for a fishing companion,and slowly fell inlove with the man who replied. But her dreams were shattered when tragedystruck and they were shipwrecked. The horrors of being stranded for daysin a small dinghy are reconstructed in this film, which includes an interviewwith Janet Culver...
produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster, Series 1, Episode 4 (BBC Worldwide, 1997), 29 mins
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Disaster, Series 3, Episode 1, The Marchioness
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produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster, Series 3, Episode 1 (BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
In August 1989, 51 people lost their lives when the Bowbelle dredger collided with the Marchioness passenger boat on the River Thames. The design of both vessels was criticised. Numerous warnings about the inevitability of such an accident had gone unheeded for years.
produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster, Series 3, Episode 1 (BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
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Disaster, Series 3, Episode 5, Deadly Metal
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produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster, Series 3, Episode 5 (BBC Worldwide, 1999), 27 mins
When Mexican warehouseman Vincente Sotelo dismantled an unused hospital x-ray machine and sold it for scrap, he had no idea he was causing a radioactive spill 100 times worse than Three Mile Island. 6,000 pellets of cobalt-60 were spread across the USA and Mexico. The disaster was only discovered by accident.
produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster, Series 3, Episode 5 (BBC Worldwide, 1999), 27 mins
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Dream House, Dream House, Episode 1
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produced by Dale Templar, fl. 1999, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
This series guides us through the building of a house of the future. The house will be eco-friendly and high-tech, using the latest in intelligent technology, green building, and eco-friendly materials. In this episode the focus is on the kitchen and bathroom, and on testing irons.
produced by Dale Templar, fl. 1999, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
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Dream House, Dream House, Episode 2
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produced by Paul O'Connor, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
This series guides us through the building of a house of the future. The house will be eco-friendly and high-tech, using the latest in intelligent technology, green building, and eco-friendly materials. In this episode the focus is on the garden, a bedroom makeover, a high-tech home in Liverpool, and on testing la...
produced by Paul O'Connor, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
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