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With Hudson Ford, Elvis Costello, Joe Dolan, David Essex, Elkie Brooks and the Dooleys. (R)
Engineer Jem Stansfield investigates the science of explosions. (R)
From street urchin to knight of the realm, the life story of British actor Norman Wisdom. (R)
1/6 By January 1933, Germany had voted for a Chancellor who was openly opposed to democracy. (R)
4/8 Frank reluctantly agrees to accompany Sigrid to her first antenatal examination.
2/10 The transformation of the hospital from Victorian workhouse to modern centre of medicine. (R)
Friday 5 October 2012