This superb programme looks at the GWR God s Wonderful Railway as it was in the 1950s and 1960s and more recently. Archive scenes capture the true essence of the GWR with its Brunellian stations and station platforms eng...
Lets face it: without its black population, Britain would be kind of a boring place. No reggae music or Afrobeat. No carnival. No jerk chicken, or yams and cassavas on your local market. Not even any bright African fabrics. Yawn. But below the surface, there are much bigger changes than these obvious ones. And do you know when the first black immigrants got to Britain, anyway? (Its probably a lot
On This Day - The History of the World in 366 DaysOn This Day - The History of the World in 366 Days is a perfect gift for any fan of general knowledge!Its an ideal coffee table book, perfect as a discussion starter and easy to dip in and out of. It covers multiple topics ranging through history from technology to fashion, and pretty much everything in-between. Containing over 6000 events, trivia,
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In Defence of Food - Michael Pollan In Defence of Food is a simple invitation to junk the science, ditch the diet and instead rediscover the joys of eating well. By following a few pieces of advice (Eat at a table - a desk doesnt count. Dont buy food where youd buy your petrol), you will enrich your life and your palate, and enlarge your sense of what it means to be healthy and happy. Its time
The DVD: Official History of the Tour De France 1903 - 2005 celebrates an incredible century of cycling from the early flickering images of the 1903 winner Maurice Garin to the amazing scenes which greeted Lance Armstrongs fifth straight victory in 2003. As well as the triumphs we also explore the tragedies and controversies associated with the Tour. The early years of the Tour are full of heroics
Tony Wilson. The Buzzcocks. Morrissey. Ian Curtis. Bernard Sumner. Peter Hook. Mark E. Smith. Mick Hucknall. All attended this infamous Sex Pistols gigs at the Lesser Free Trade Hall that spawned the sound of Manchester for years to come and influence all the music we love. And Simply Red. Please note that this is a vintage style design. The print is deliberately distressed to give a retro,
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Released in 1969, Cream Of The Crop, is the final Diana Ross & the Supremes' album before the departure of Ross. It contains such hits as "The Young Folks" and several covers like the Beatles' "Hey Jude" and "Blowin' In The Wind" by Bob Dylan.
The BAFTA nominated director Coky Giedroyc and the Tony award winning Martin Koch bring to life the ITV dramatisation of the worlds most popular musical by Rodgers and Hammerstein, The Sound of Music. The ambitious two and a half hour drama, filmed and transmitted live, stars the spectacular Kara Tointon (Mr Selfridge, EastEnders) as former nun Maria who becomes the governess for a large family
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