The story of HRH Queen Elizabeth II and her four children, Charles, Anne, Andrew and Edward, their births and weddings.
Peter Alliss was an English professional golfer, television presenter, commentator, author and golf course designer. Following the death of Henry Longhurst in 1978, he was regarded by many as the "Voice of golf". In 2012 he was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in the Lifetime Achievement category.
The story of Fighter Command during World War Two. Presented by Max Bygraves. This film depicts “THE FEW”. The men and women and the aircraft of the RAF’s Fighter Command during World War II who flew with glory on their wings. Winston Churchill said “The fighters are our Salvation.”
His Life and great speeches. If You're going through hell...Keep Going !.........Winston Churchill
Narrated by Joss Ackland & music by Rick Wakeman, this is a unique film on the life of the man dubbed 'The Wickedest Man in the World' the infamous Aleister Crowley. He was an English occultist, ceremonial magician, poet, painter, novelist, and mountaineer. He founded the religion of Thelema, identifying himself as the prophet entrusted with guiding humanity into the Æon of Horus in the early 20th century.
Broadcaster and Rock officionado,'whispering' Bob Harris, tells the story of the man that was credited with being one of the founders of British Blues & Rock Music.
Narrated by Brian Blessed, The House of Windsor came into being in 1917, when the name was adopted as the British Royal Family's official name by a proclamation of King George V, replacing the historic name of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha. It remained the family name of the late Queen Elizabeth II
This 90-minute documentary is a musical profile of Dionne Warwick featuring performance clips, interviews and contributions from a star studded line-up of her friends, family and collaborators including Ashford & Simpson, Burt Bacharach, Sir Michael Caine, Richard Carpenter, Hal David, Clive Davis (Arista Records CEO), George Duke, Gloria Estefan, legendary Motown hit songwriters Holland, Dozier and Holland, Cissy Houston, Elton John, Sir Tom Jones, Quincy Jones, Gladys Knight, Billy Paul, Sir Cliff Richard, Sister Sledge, Stylistics, Temptations, Luther Vandross, Deniece Williams, Mary Wilson (The Supremes), Stevie Wonder and many more…
Up to 17 per cent of children could have symptoms consistent with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) according to new research in Preventative Medicine by the University of Bristol The UK has the fourth highest level of prenatal alcohol use in the world, but no estimates existed from a population-based study on how many people may have FASD Considered to be a relatively ‘hidden disability’ It is thought to be under-diagnosed with only one specialist clinic in England. So What is FASD ? Why do we know so little about it ? Is it preventable ? These questions and more are answered in this new film ‘FASD The Hidden Disability‘
A study of man's impact on the environment. Featuring John Craven (BBC Newsround) the late celebrity chef Keith Floyd, model Paula Hamilton, actor Jenny Seagrove and weather reporter Ulrika Jonnson.
“This compelling film follows the course of the Hindenburg’s last flight and unravels the mystery of one of the greatest disasters of the 20th Century” New York / Lakehurst, May 6th 1937, 7 pm: The "Hindenburg" has come all the way from Europe - a luxurious flying hotel, faster than any ship. The pride of the Third Reich prepares to land, and hundreds of onlookers have gathered to watch. Then, all of a sudden, a burst of flame appeared on the outer cover, just forward of the upper fin. In a matter of seconds, the largest airship ever built goes down in a fiery blaze. With the assistance of NASA experts, this compelling documentary follows the course of the Hindenburg’s last flight and unravels the mystery of one of the greatest disasters this century.
A collection of the most ‘iconic’ moments in motor racing, from the 1950s through to the 1970s
A collection of the most ‘iconic’ moments in cricket, from the 1950s through to the 1970s
A collection of the most 'iconic' moments inthe golden age of football, from the 1950s through to the 1970s