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More upcoming programmes

Here are some of the programmes we have in the pipeline at the moment... stay tuned for more details
Hanging Around
The first new musical instrument this century: the Hang looks like a wok crossed with a flying saucer
Black in Britain
What was life like for black people in Britain in the 18th century?
Drags to Riches
We follow three drag acts who are part of a booming industry.
The Gangland Peacemakers
We explore the secret world of the gangland mediators.
Ring A Ring A Rosey
How the plague in early modern Europe transformed the intellectual landscape.
Who Wants to be A Nurse?
Nurses have been getting a bad press, so what attracts young people to nursing today?
A Story I Am In
A 90th birthday tribute to James Berry OBE – poet and cultural pioneer
The British at Table
Sheila Dillon explores the history of the British relationship with food, since the 16th century.
African Gap Years
We reverse the cliché of the year in African and see the UK through Ghanaian students' eyes.
360 Arts
A 360 degree look at the process of placing art in a public space.
Waiting for Godot in Sarajevo
Allan Little returns to Sarajevo, 20 years after Susan Sontag directed Godot there.
The Mother of the Sea
The unlikely connection between English Botanist Dr Kathleen Drew Baker and Sushi..