Frank Wild: Antarctica’s Forgotten Hero
Frank Wild -Antarcticas Forgotten Hero
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Frank Wild: Antarctica’s Forgotten Hero

Yorkshireman Frank Wild was the unsung hero of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration. He was Sir Ernest Shackleton's loyal companion - following him to the very ends of the earth.

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Gardeners World episode 15 2017
Gardeners World episode 15 2017

Gardeners World episode 15 2017

In Gardeners World episode 15 2017 Rachel de Thame joins Monty in Longmeadow and adds more medicinal planting to the herb garden, especially those that the bees love. Rachel also investigates ways to aid honey bee conservation and protect the nation's favourite pollinators.…

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East to West – The Triumph of Monotheism ep.2
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East to West – The Triumph of Monotheism ep.2

Today one god is worshipped by two thirds of humanity. It is the culmination of an extraordinary story by which a single deity emerged from a pantheon of thousands in the crucible of religious ideas that was the ancient Middle East. In this episode we trace the birth, development and explosion of the religion of Abraham and Moses, from its very beginnings in Judaism to its triumph as Christianity within the Roman Empire. Also we look at the earliest form of monotheism, as devised by Akhenaten in ancient Egypt

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Nigella: At My Table ep.4
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Nigella: At My Table ep.4

Another serving of irresistible dishes as Nigella shares some of her go-to favourites. For the perfect start to the day there's a breakfast inspired by her university days, fried bread and tomato hash.

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