Both Feet in the Army

Both Feet in the Army

Richard Wilson, who played the grumpy old man, Victor Meldrew, in the hit BBC series ‘One Foot in the Grave’ take a humerous look at life in National Service

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Improve Your Handicap

Improve Your Handicap

Improve your Handicap with Gary Alliss" is a comprehensive golf instructional series hosted by renowned golf coach, Gary Alliss. This series is designed to help golfers of all levels improve their game and lower their handicap. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced golfer, you will benefit from Gary's expert insights and techniques. Each episode focuses on a different aspect of the game, such as ball striking, putting, chipping, and more. Gary provides clear and concise instructions, practical tips and drills to help you build the skills you need to become a better golfer. Through this series, golf enthusiasts will discover how to take their game to the next level and ultimately achieve their full potential on the golf course.

The Magic of Dance

The Magic of Dance

STARRING CAMILLA DALLERUP AND IAN WAITE OF THE BBC HIT SHOW ‘STRICTLY COME DANCING’ ‘The Magic of Dance’ is a romantic, Ballroom and Latin dance fantasy, taking the dance out of the ballroom and into magical settings, with each of the extraordinary performances set against stunning backdrops. Showcasing a visually beautiful collection of mesmerizing dances reminiscent of the glorious Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire Hollywood era, this unique film brings something special and personal to everyone.

Classic Moments in Football

Classic Moments in Football

A collection of the most 'iconic' moments inthe golden age of football, from the 1950s through to the 1970s

Best of British Comedy Part One

Best of British Comedy Part One

Classic Moments in Cricket

Classic Moments in Cricket

A collection of the most ‘iconic’ moments in cricket, from the 1950s through to the 1970s

Best of British Comedy Part Two

Best of British Comedy Part Two

Classic Moments in Motor Racing

Classic Moments in Motor Racing

A collection of the most ‘iconic’ moments in motor racing, from the 1950s through to the 1970s

Songs That Won the War

Songs That Won the War

Dame Vera Lynn looks back at the most memorable songs from World War Two. This award-winning film when originally released in 1994, went to number one in the Music Charts

Episode 1 - Getting to know the Ball

Episode 1 - Getting to know the Ball

Episode 1 - Getting to know the Ball

Episode 2 - Individual Excercises

Episode 2 - Individual Excercises

Episode 2 - Individual Excercises......Learn to play the beautiful game, the ‘Brazilian’ way with Simon Clifford, founder of Brazilian Soccer Schools, Clifford has worked with Michael Owen, Wayne Rooney and Theo Walcott among others. He was also coach to the stars of the hit movie, ‘Bend it Like Beckham’ Gol…! was filmed in the UK and the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro, along with Zico’s Soccer School.

Episode 3 - Juggling

Episode 3 - Juggling

Episode 3 - Juggling .... Learn to play the beautiful game, the ‘Brazilian’ way with Simon Clifford, founder of Brazilian Soccer Schools, Clifford has worked with Michael Owen, Wayne Rooney and Theo Walcott among others. He was also coach to the stars of the hit movie, ‘Bend it Like Beckham’ Gol…! was filmed in the UK and the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro and Zico’s Soccer School.

Episode 4 - Passing & Possession

Episode 4 - Passing & Possession

Episode 4 - Passing & Possession....Learn to play the beautiful game, the ‘Brazilian’ way with Simon Clifford, founder of Brazilian Soccer Schools, Clifford has worked with Michael Owen, Wayne Rooney and Theo Walcott among others. He was also coach to the stars of the hit movie, ‘Bend it Like Beckham’ Gol…! was filmed in the UK and the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro and Zico’s Soccer School.

Episode 5 - Aerial Play

Episode 5 - Aerial Play

Episode 5 - Aerial Play........Learn to play the beautiful game, the ‘Brazilian’ way with Simon Clifford, founder of Brazilian Soccer Schools, Clifford has worked with Michael Owen, Wayne Rooney and Theo Walcott among others. He was also coach to the stars of the hit movie, ‘Bend it Like Beckham’ Gol…! was filmed in the UK and the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro and Zico’s Soccer School.

Episode 6 - Striking the ball

Episode 6 - Striking the ball

Episode 6 - Striking the ball....Learn to play the beautiful game, the ‘Brazilian’ way with Simon Clifford, founder of Brazilian Soccer Schools, Clifford has worked with Michael Owen, Wayne Rooney and Theo Walcott among others. He was also coach to the stars of the hit movie, ‘Bend it Like Beckham’ Gol…! was filmed in the UK and the Favelas of Rio de Janeiro and Zico’s Soccer School.

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Drink or Die

Drink or Die

The wildlife of Africa faces a major threat to their survival, the arrival of the Dry season.

Dionne Warwick - Life Story

Dionne Warwick - Life Story

Dionne Warwick was born on December 12, 1940, in East Orange, New Jersey. Her family was musical, and she started singing with her family's gospel group in church at a young age. Warwick gained fame in the 1960s as a singer with numerous hits, working closely with the songwriting duo of Burt Bacharach and Hal David. Some of her most famous songs include "Walk on By," "Do You Know the Way to San Jose," and "I Say A Little Prayer." She also hosted her own variety TV show, "The Dionne Warwick Show," from 1975 to 1977. Warwick continued to record and perform throughout the decades, collaborating with other famous artists such as Stevie Wonder, Gladys Knight, and Elton John. Her success has earned her several awards and honors, including five Grammy Awards and induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2019.

September 1939Coming Soon

September 1939

The start of the Second World War in September 1939 was a pivotal event in world history. In an attempt to expand its territory, Germany invaded Poland. This ignited a series of events that led to Britain and other countries declaring war on Germany. The British armed forces were immediately mobilized to defend their country against German aggression. Meanwhile, Britain's vulnerable groups, including children, were evacuated from cities and moved to the countryside for safety. The Soviet Union also joined the fray and invaded Poland from the east, further contributing to the chaos and violence. The situation was made worse by the Japanese Imperial Army's attack on the Chinese National Revolutionary Army. As a result, war broke out across the globe, with countries taking sides and fighting for their survival. This episode marked the beginning of one of the deadliest conflicts humanity has ever witnessed and changed the course of history forever.

Practice

Practice

The Below Sub-Episodes can be Selected in the Player; Is This Your Ball, I'll knock it Back - Practice While You Wait

Delaying Play

Delaying Play

The Below Sub Episodes can be Selected in the Player; I Won't Be long, I Have left My Club at the Last Tee - The Buggy Won't Start

The Ball

The Ball

The Below Sub Episodes can be Selected in the Player; Lend Me a Ball, Now You See It, Now You Don't

Clubs

Clubs

The Below Sub Episodes can be Selected in the Player; Magic Saliva, Where Did the Extra Club Come From, Two Holes Played, That Extra Club Again, Lend me Your Putter, I've left Mine on the Previous Hole,

Stroke Play

Stroke Play

The Below Sub Episodes can be Selected in the Player; Blow It Knocked Back by Competitor Right Time, Wrong Place

Match Play

Match Play

The Below Sub Episodes can be Selected in the Player; To Concede or Not To Concede

The Game

The Game

The Below Sub-Episodes Can be Selected in the Player; Step Out of Line by Stepping on the Line - Beware the Flagstick -Damaged Hole - Throw Down The Putter - Caught Out - Hit Back in Anger - One of One and One of the Other - One Act, Breaches Two Rules

Andy Fairweather Low - Life StoriesCOMING SOON

Andy Fairweather Low - Life Stories

Leon Russell - Life StoriesCOMING SOON

Leon Russell - Life Stories

Chris Squire - Life StoriesCOMING SOON

Chris Squire - Life Stories

Tony Iommi - Life StoryCOMING SOON

Tony Iommi - Life Story

The Holy Ghostbuster

The Holy Ghostbuster

The interview with Rev Joe Aelwyn Roberts, The Holy Ghostbuster is a unique and compelling exploration of the supernatural. Roberts is a charismatic figure who became known for his ability to exorcise evil spirits, and in this interview, he shared his fascinating insights into the spiritual world. Whether you are a skeptic or a believer, this interview is sure to captivate you. He speaks candidly about his experiences, his beliefs, and his methods, and he left no stone unturned as he offered his take on the biggest questions of the supernatural.

A War to Remember

A War to Remember

A War to Remember with Dame Vera Lynn is an emotional and powerful documentary film that explores the impact of World War II through the eyes of the legendary singer, Dame Vera Lynn. The film takes the audience on a journey back in time, showcasing the bravery and sacrifice of the people who fought and lived through the war.

Disasters of the 20th Century

Disasters of the 20th Century

Disasters of the 20th Century is a gripping and informative documentary that chronicles some of the most catastrophic events that happened during the 1900s. From natural disasters like earthquakes, tsunamis, and hurricanes to human-made catastrophes such as wars, genocides, and terrorist attacks, this documentary covers it all. Award-winning filmmaker Robert Garofalo skillfully weaves together archival footage, expert interviews, and firsthand accounts to give viewers a comprehensive and insightful look at the impact of these disasters on the world. Through powerful storytelling, Disasters of the 20th Century takes viewers on an emotional rollercoaster, chronicling the devastation and loss that these events caused, while also highlighting the resilience and bravery of those who survived. This documentary is a must-watch for anyone interested in history, geopolitics, and humanity's response to tragedy.

The Iranian Embassy Siege

The Iranian Embassy Siege

The Iranian Embassy Siege is a gripping and intense documentary that details the events of the six-day standoff between the British government and Iranian separatists in London in 1980. Drawing from a wealth of 'EXCLUSIVE' archival footage, firsthand accounts from former hostages and negotiators, and expert analysis, the film provides a complex and nuanced examination of the political and cultural tensions that led to the crisis, the harrowing experiences of those trapped inside the embassy, and the determined efforts of law enforcement officials to bring the siege to a peaceful resolution.

Songs That Won the War

Songs That Won the War

Dame Vera Lynn looks back at the most memorable songs from World War Two. This award-winning film when originally released in 1994, went to number one in the Music Charts

The Heroes of The Second World War

The Heroes of The Second World War

Heroes of The Second World War" is a moving and enlightening documentary that delves into the untold stories of bravery and selflessness exhibited by political leaders, military leaders, soldiers and civilians during one of the most catastrophic wars in modern history. This comprehensive account features firsthand interviews, archival footage, and personal memoirs that showcase the sacrifices made and the courage shown during times of despair.

The Hawker Siddeley Nimrod

The Hawker Siddeley Nimrod

This documentary showcases the Hawker Siddeley Nimrod, a British patrol aircraft that served in the Royal Air Force from the 1960s until retirement in 2010. It explores its technological innovations, and its pivotal role in detecting and intercepting enemy submarines during the Cold War. Featuring archive footage and interviews, it highlights the challenges and dangers of conducting long-range missions over hostile waters. The documentary also covers the Nimrod's involvement in search and rescue, disaster relief, and anti-piracy operations in later years. Finally, it examines why the aircraft was replaced and explores the Nimrod's legacy in the history of British aviation.

RAF Coastal Command (1938 - 1945)

RAF Coastal Command (1938 - 1945)

RAF Coastal Command protected British shipping lanes from German U-boat attacks during WWII. Their weapons included anti-submarine bombs and depth charges, long-range reconnaissance aircraft, and anti-shipping patrols. This documentary showcases their achievements and strategy during the war, with archival footage and first-hand accounts from former officers and crew members. The stories of bravery and dedication highlight the vital role played by the RAF Coastal Command in securing victory in WW2.

Jaguar at the Sharp End

Jaguar at the Sharp End

At the forefront of military aircraft technology in the 1970s stood the Jaguar - a sleek and powerful machine designed for reconnaissance and ground attack. This cutting-edge aircraft was deployed in several conflicts worldwide and played a crucial role in shaping modern air warfare tactics

The Focke Wulf 190

The Focke Wulf 190

The Focke Wulf 190 fighter plane played a key role for Germany in both the Eastern and Western fronts of WWII. This documentary recounts its history, impact and advanced technology which gave it an edge against the enemy. It features interviews with pilots, historians and rare archival footage. A comprehensive look at one of WWII's most significant aircraft.

The Hawker Hurricane

The Hawker Hurricane

"Hawker Hurricane" is a documentary film about one of the most significant aircraft in aviation history. This British fighter plane played a crucial role in the Battle of Britain and contributed to the Allies' victory in World War II. The documentary features interviews with aviation experts and historians, as well as stunning archival footage that sheds light on the Hurricane's impact on the course of the war. It is a must-watch for aviation and history enthusiasts alike.

The Sepecat Jaguar

The Sepecat Jaguar

The Sepecat Jaguar documentary showcases the history and capabilities of one of the most iconic military planes of the 20th century. Featuring interviews with pilots and archival footage, this film explores the technical and tactical aspects of the Jaguar, providing audiences with an immersive experience of flying at supersonic speeds. A must-watch for aviation enthusiasts and military history buffs.

The Panavia Tornado

The Panavia Tornado

The Panavia Tornado is a versatile military aircraft created by the UK, Germany, and Italy in the 1970s for various missions such as ground attack, reconnaissance, and air-to-air combat. Used in conflicts like the Gulf War, it will be examined in-depth in this documentary. Experts who contributed to the design, manufacture, and pilot who flew the Tornado will provide commentary on its features, and its ability to meet changing military requirements will also be examined. With rare footage and expert analysis, the documentary provides a comprehensive overview of the Tornado's contribution to modern military history and its potential future as a vital asset in defence.

The Red Arrows

The Red Arrows

"The Red Arrows" is a thrilling documentary film that showcases the dedication, teamwork, sacrifice, and aerobatic displays of the world-renowned Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team captured in stunning aerial footage. Interviews with pilots and staff offer a glimpse into the daily life of a team member and the camaraderie that makes them one of the most celebrated flying display teams worldwide. This film is an enthralling celebration of aviation excellence, passion, and achievement.

The United States Air Forces - The USAAF and the USAF

The United States Air Forces - The USAAF and the USAF

Actor, Shane Rimmer, presents the first 50 years of the United States Air Forces.

Bombers of the Second World War

Bombers of the Second World War

This documentary is a visual encyclopedia of the bombers deployed and their strategic use, by both the Allied and Axis Forces during the Second World War. The programme includes detailed accounts of the Lancaster, Wellington, Blenheim, Liberator, Flying Fortress, Heinkel HE 111, Stuka, Mitchell, Superfortress, Heinkel HE 177 Greif, Marauder, Whitley, Halifax, Hampden, Stirling, Arado Blitz and more.

The History of Flight

The History of Flight

This Film traces the origins and beginning of flight and the greatest and most significant milestones in aviation, from the very first attempts by the Wright Brothers to the very latest supersonic aircraft designed and built. The History of Flight looks back at an amazing century of inspirational people, daring moments and ground-breaking aircraft that helped make the world a lot smaller.

The Memoirs of Women That went to War

The Memoirs of Women That went to War

With Sir John Mills, these are the stories and memories of the women of Britain, that played a role in the Second World War

Britain at War

Britain at War

We tried again and again to prevent this war, and for the sake of peace we put up with a lot of things happening, which ought not to have happened. But now we are at war, and we are going to make war and persevere in making war until the other side have had enough of it. These were the words of Sir Winston Churchill in 1939. This film looks at the War in Britain from 1939 -1942

The Avro Shackelton

The Avro Shackelton

The Avro Shackleton was a powerful British aircraft used for maritime patrol, reconnaissance, anti-submarine warfare and search and rescue missions. It served the Royal Air Force from 1950-1990. Our documentary film showcases the Shackleton's impressive history, design, and operational use including its origins as a military secret and its vital role during the Cold War. We'll take you on a journey through time with archival footage and interviews with former crew members to explore remarkable accomplishments of this legendary aircraft and the dedicated men and women who flew and maintained it.

The Bristol Blenheim

The Bristol Blenheim

The Bristol Blenheim was a British bomber used in WWII. The documentary covers the history of the aircraft, from its origins as a fast transport, to its role in the war. With interviews with historians, pilots, and veterans, the film explores the Blenheim's technical aspects, and highlights its achievements in the Battle of Britain and bombing German targets. The documentary showcases rare archival footage and expert insights, providing a unique perspective on one of Britain's most iconic planes and the brave men who flew it.

The Hitler Youth

The Hitler Youth

For more than a century Germany has had a tradition of Youth Organisations. By far the most successful and controversial of these was the ‘Hitlerjugend’ or ‘Hitler Youth’. This film documents the rise and fall of an organisation led by the Nazi Party, which changed the lives of over 18,000,000 Germans under the age of 18. Hitler once stated, ‘I want young people to grow up so they will frighten the world, a violent, dominant, cruel youth…I do not want intellectual education, knowledge is ruin to my young men…with them I can make a new world.’

The Fallschirmjager

The Fallschirmjager

The Fallschirmjager were German paratroopers who played a significant role in WWII battles. They were highly skilled and feared. The documentary explores their history, training, tactics, and challenges in battle. Rare footage and interviews with surviving members provide insight into their experiences.

The Battle of Britain Ep 3

The Battle of Britain Ep 3

With Narration by Sir Winston Churchill, Episode Three - The courageous Royal Air Force against overwhelming odds halt Hitler’s Operation Sealion followed by the nightly Blitz on Britain’s ports and cities.

The Battle of Britain Ep 2

The Battle of Britain Ep 2

With Narration by Sir Winston Churchill, Episode Two - With the surrender of France, Britain stood alone together with her empire against triumphant Germany.  At home Britain now faced the threat of cross Channel invasion.

The Battle of Britain Ep 1

The Battle of Britain Ep 1

With Narration by Sir Winston Churchill, Episode one- Poland, Czechoslovakia, Belgium, Holland and finally France fall to the Nazis.

The Battle of Kursk

The Battle of Kursk

The Battle of Kursk was a pivotal tank battle in WWII. This documentary tells its story through interviews with experts, veterans, and historians, and uses battlefield footage to provide a vivid account of the intense confrontation between the German and Soviet forces. The battle marked a turning point in the war in Europe as the Soviet Union pushed the Germans back towards Berlin. This film is a must-watch for anyone interested in the history of WWII and the significance of tank warfare.

The Battle of Crete

The Battle of Crete

The Battle of Crete was a 10-day fight between Allied and German forces during World War II on the island of Crete. The Allies held strong, helping to stall the German invasion of Soviet territory. This documentary uses archival footage and expert analysis to provide an in-depth look at the battle, including the tactics employed by both sides and the bravery of the soldiers who fought. Overall, the film is a tribute to the cost of war and the resilience of the human spirit in the face of adversity.

The Blitz on Berlin

The Blitz on Berlin

In May 1945, after some of the most bitter and destructive fighting of the war, the city of Berlin fell to the allies, Hitler committed suicide and Germany finally surrendered. This film illustrates the city of Berlin’s battle from the very first air raid by the RAF until its demise in a stimulating analysis of this most agonizing and momentous of all phases of the second world war

The Vickers Wellington

The Vickers Wellington

Our documentary explores the Vickers Wellington, a reliable British bomber aircraft used in World War II. Its unique design and ability to withstand severe damage made it a standout machine. Through interviews with historians, veterans, and aviation experts, we highlight the aircraft's innovation, technology, and the heroism of its brave pilots. Our film delves into the compelling stories of ingenuity and resilience that made the Wellington a significant player in the war. Join us as we unearth fascinating details about this testament to human ingenuity.

The Short Sunderland

The Short Sunderland

A sixty minute feature on the Short Sunderland Flying Boat. The Short S.25 Sunderland is a British flying boat patrol bomber, developed and constructed by Short Brothers for the Royal Air Force. This aircarft's maiden flight was in October 1937. This film covers the development of the aircraft from its first flight, through it's active wartime service and beyond, to the very last flying example in the world.

Jet Age Fighters

Jet Age Fighters

World War 11 gave wings to aeronautical research and in 1942 the first operational jet took off. This film covers the development of the Jet Fighter from WWII through to the 1980s.

Messerschmitt Bf109

Messerschmitt Bf109

An important attribute of any successful combat aircraft is often said to be its suitability for development. Germany's Messerschmitt Bf 109 single seat fighter was an excellent example of such development suitability.

The de Havilland Comet

The de Havilland Comet

Over 60 years ago, the first jet airliner delighted passengers with swift, smooth flights until a fatal structural flaw doomed its glory

The Battle of Midway

The Battle of Midway

By attacking Midway atoll, at the far western end of the Hawaiian chain, the Japanese hoped to lure the US Pacific Fleet into the open sea and destroy it. Instead, due to superb US intelligence and costly Japanese tactical errors, the attack marked the destruction of the Japanese Fleet and the end of Tokyo’s supremacy in the Pacific Ocean. This super film portrays the momentous battle in a day-by-day account.

Great Railway Journeys of the World

Great Railway Journeys of the World

Some of the world's most luxurious trains are featured in this film. From the Great South Pacific Express across the East Coast of Australia, to the Royal Scotsman in a five day journey through the stunning Scottish Highlands. Climb aboard the Imperial Express from Budapest to Prague and experience pre-communist opulence. The Palace on Wheels, once the train of a Maharajah, and travel through Rajastan, taking in some magnificent sights, including the Taj Mahal. Rovos Rail, one of the world's most luxuurios trains, in a trip to Victoria Falls. Step back in time for 60 minutes ; and experience travelling in a bygone age, when the journey was just as exhilerating as the destination.

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