2010

Britain’s Youngest Boarders

1 x 60' Wednesday 22nd September 2010 BBC Two

The youngest boarders in Britain are just seven or eight years old when they are sent away from home for the first time. This film tells the story of three boys - Luke, Dominic and Louis - during their first term at Sunningdale School.

We follow the boys from their very first night to the end of the autumn term of 2009 in an attempt to understand the world of boarding school life from the boys’ point of view.

1 x 60' Wednesday 22nd September 2010 BBC Two

The youngest boarders in Britain are just seven or eight years old when they are sent away from home for the first time. This film tells the story of three boys - Luke, Dominic and Louis - during their first term at Sunningdale School. We follow the boys from their very first night to the end of the autumn term of 2009 in an attempt to understand the world of boarding school life from the boys’ point of view.

1 x 60' Wednesday 22nd September 2010 BBC Two

The youngest boarders in Britain are just seven or eight years old when they are sent away from home for the first time. This film tells the story of three boys - Luke, Dominic and Louis - during their first term at Sunningdale School. We follow the boys from their very first night to the end of the autumn term of 2009 in an attempt to understand the world of boarding school life from the boys’ point of view.

Spitfire Women

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1 x 60' Saturday 18th September 2010 BBC Four

During WWII, a remarkable band of female pilots fought against all odds for the right to aid the war effort. These trailblazers were part of the Air Transport Auxillary - thousand strong organisation that delivered aircraft to the frontline RAF during Britain's darkest hours.

Spitfire Women is the dramatic story of these unsung heroines, who came from across the world to fight for Britain but whose tales of courage and determination remain largely untold.

 

1 x 60' Saturday 18th September 2010 BBC Four

During WWII, a remarkable band of female pilots fought against all odds for the right to aid the war effort. These trailblazers were part of the Air Transport Auxillary - thousand strong organisation that delivered aircraft to the frontline RAF during Britain's darkest hours.

1 x 60' Saturday 18th September 2010 BBC Four

During WWII, a remarkable band of female pilots fought against all odds for the right to aid the war effort. These trailblazers were part of the Air Transport Auxillary - thousand strong organisation that delivered aircraft to the frontline RAF during Britain's darkest hours.

Spitfire Women is the dramatic story of these unsung heroines, who came from across the world to fight for Britain but whose tales of courage and determination remain largely untold. 

The Great British Bake-Off Series 1

6 x 60' Tuesday 17th August 2010 BBC Two

In a series which celebrates Britain’s love affair with baking, the search is on for the country's top home baker.

Ten passionate bakers travel the country and each week undertake three challenges in a different discipline, after which the least successful leave the bake-off. They’ll be baking cakes in the Cotswolds, tackling biscuits in Scotland, bread in Sandwich, Kent, puddings in Bakewell, Derbyshire, and pastry in Cornwall before a grand final in London.

A second series is planned for Summer 2011.

6 x 60' Tuesday 17th August 2010 BBC Two

In a series which celebrates Britain’s love affair with baking, the search is on for the country's top home baker. Ten passionate bakers travel the country and each week undertake three challenges in a different discipline, after which the least successful leave the bake-off.

6 x 60' Tuesday 17th August 2010 BBC Two

In a series which celebrates Britain’s love affair with baking, the search is on for the country's top home baker.

Ten passionate bakers travel the country and each week undertake three challenges in a different discipline, after which the least successful leave the bake-off. They’ll be baking cakes in the Cotswolds, tackling biscuits in Scotland, bread in Sandwich, Kent, puddings in Bakewell, Derbyshire, and pastry in Cornwall before a grand final in London.

Who Knows Best

3 x 60' Tuesday 3rd August 2010 Channel 4

Our lives are over-run with experts handing out advice on everything from food to fashion.

But what happens when you take two experts from the same field, who fundamentally disagree with each other's practices, and challenge them to test their theories against each other?

3 x 60' Tuesday 3rd August 2010 Channel 4

Our lives are over-run with experts handing out advice on everything from food to fashion.
But what happens when you take two experts from the same field, who fundamentally disagree with each other's practices, and challenge them to test their theories against each other?

3 x 60' Tuesday 3rd August 2010 Channel 4

Our lives are over-run with experts handing out advice on everything from food to fashion.

But what happens when you take two experts from the same field, who fundamentally disagree with each other's practices, and challenge them to test their theories against each other?

Young, Autistic and Stagestruck

4 x 60' Monday 12th April 2010 Channel 4

Meet Ben, 12, Mollie, 11, Andrew, 17, Jozsef, 11, Alexander, 16, Jonathan, 12, Claire, 19, Lea, 13 and Alex, 20. These nine young people are all autistic. With the support of their families and two professional theatre directors who have never properly encountered autistic individuals before, they will attempt the apparently impossible feat of producing a stage production at the Hammersmith Lyric theatre.

4 x 60' Monday 12th April 2010 Channel 4

Meet Ben, Mollie, Andrew, Jozsef, Alexander, Jonathan, Claire, Lea and Alex. These nine young people are all autistic. With the support of their families and two professional theatre directors, they will attempt the impossible feat of producing a stage production at the Hammersmith Lyric Theatre.

4 x 60' Monday 12th April 2010 Channel 4

Meet Ben, 12, Mollie, 11, Andrew, 17, Jozsef, 11, Alexander, 16, Jonathan, 12, Claire, 19, Lea, 13 and Alex, 20. These nine young people are all autistic. With the support of their families and two professional theatre directors who have never properly encountered autistic individuals before, they will attempt the apparently impossible feat of producing a stage production at the Hammersmith Lyric theatre.

Famous, Rich & Jobless

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2 x 60' Tuesday 9th March 2010 BBC Two

Almost 2 and a half million people are unemployed in Britain today. Four famous volunteers are going to four unemployment black spots across the country to discover what it's like to be jobless. Larry Lamb, Meg Matthews, Emma Parker Bowles and Diarmuid Gavin grapple with the reality of living on £10 a day and looking for a job when there aren’t any.

 

2 x 60' Tuesday 9th March 2010 BBC Two

Almost 2 and a half million people are unemployed in Britain today. Four famous volunteers are going to four unemployment black spots across the country to discover what it's like to be jobless. Larry Lamb, Meg Matthews, Emma Parker Bowles and Diarmuid Gavin grapple with the reality of living on £10 a day and looking for a job.

2 x 60' Tuesday 9th March 2010 BBC Two

Almost 2 and a half million people are unemployed in Britain today. Four famous volunteers go to four unemployment black spots to discover what it's like to be jobless. Out of work, out of money and out of their comfort zones, Larry Lamb, Meg Matthews, Emma Parker Bowles and Diarmuid Gavin grapple with the reality of living on £10 a day and looking for a job when there aren’t any.

Wags, Kids and World Cup Dreams

5 x 60' Sunday 16th May 2010 BBC Three

Five WAGs leave their pampered lives behind to experience a side to South Africa their partners, competing in the World Cup, will never see. They will live and work in the country’s most deprived neighbourhoods with orphans, the homeless, prostitutes and women and children with Aids, they’ll witness the reality of life for many young people in a country with the second highest murder rate in the world and where 11 per cent of the population is HIV positive.

 

5 x 60' Sunday 16th May 2010 BBC Three

Five WAGs leave their pampered lives behind to experience a side to South Africa their World Cup partners will never see. They will stay in the country’s most deprived neighbourhoods with orphans, the homeless, prostitutes and women and children with Aids.

5 x 60' Sunday 16th May 2010 BBC Three

Five WAGs leave their pampered lives behind to experience a side to South Africa their partners, competing in the glittering World Cup competition, will never see.

Tower Block of Commons

4 x 60' Monday 1st February 2010 Channel 4

Four MPs spend eight days and nights on four of the toughest council estates in the country. What happens when those who have the power to make a difference finally confront the harsh reality of the Britain they’ve helped create?

 

4 x 60' Monday 1st February 2010 Channel 4

Four MPs spend eight days and nights on four of the toughest council estates in the country. What happens when those who have the power to make a difference finally confront the harsh reality of the Britain they’ve helped create?

4 x 60' Monday 1st February 2010 Channel 4

Four MPs spend eight days and nights on four of the toughest council estates in the country.

What happens when those who have the power to make a difference finally confront the harsh reality of the Britain they’ve helped create?

“You have to do a bit of bopping from time to time” David Cameron

“Listening to The Arctic Monkeys really wakes you up in the morning" Gordon Brown

8 Boys And Wanting a Girl

1 x 60' Thursday 4th February 2010 Channel 4

What do you do if you really want a girl but just keep on giving brith to boys? Keep trying, like the Bowens have, for 21 years? Forty-three year old Wendy Bowen has eight boys but is still desperate for a daughter. Her biological clock ticking has turned into an obsession.

 

1 x 60' Thursday 4th February 2010 Channel 4

What do you do if you really want a girl but just keep on giving brith to boys? Keep trying, like the Bowens have, for 21 years? Forty-three year old Wendy Bowen has eight boys but is still desperate for a daughter. Her biological clock ticking has turned into an obsession.

1 x 60' Thursday 4th February 2010 Channel 4

What do you do if you really want a girl but just keep on giving brith to boys?

Keep trying, like the Bowens have, for 21 years?

Forty-three year old Wendy Bowen has eight boys but is still desperate for a daughter. Her biological clock ticking has turned into an obsession.

She's not alone. Michelle Priestley is pregnant for the fifth time, she's even scheduling sex for a particular day in the hope she'll get the daughter she's waited for so long.

Underage & Having Sex

2 x 60' Monday 5th July 2010 Channel 4

Around one in three British young people will lose their virginity before their sixteenth birthday. Despite clear warnings about high rates of teenage pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections, never before have so many of our young  people started having  sex so young. These programmes offer a frank and uncensored young person's view of one of Britain's most controversial dilemmas, as they and their families negotiate the minefield that is underage sex.

2 x 60' Monday 5th July 2010 Channel 4

Around one in three British young people will lose their virginity before their sixteenth birthday. These programmes offer a frank and uncensored young person's view of one of Britain's most controversial dilemmas, as they and their families negotiate the minefield that is underage sex.

2 x 60' Monday 5th July 2010 Channel 4

Around one in three British young people will lose their virginity before their sixteenth birthday.

Despite clear warnings about high rates of teenage pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections, never before have so many of our young  people started having  sex so young.

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