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With Elkie Brooks, Muppets, Twiggy, Jesse Green, Hot Chocolate, Strawbs and Genesis. (R)
3/5 How an envelope of gas can create some of the most wondrous sights in the solar system. (R)
The Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra play pieces by Beethoven and Purcell.
1/6 Joely Richardson looks at William Shakespeare's early career and his roles for women. (R)
1/3 Using a rich mix of archive material, a colourful portrait of London's West End. (R)
1/3 The art and literature of Georgian Britain revealed a nation openly and shockingly rude. (R)
Documentary showing how the ideas of a mystic kick-started the Soviet space programme. (R)
Friday 22 June 2012