An overview of the events of Bloody Sunday
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Robert Kee narrates a chronological summary of the events of Bloody Sunday in Londonderry.
Britain and the start of World War One
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Dan Snow creates a map of Europe in 1914 and explains why Britain entered the war.
British troops arrive to keep the peace in 1969
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The introduction of British troops into Northern Ireland after the Battle of the Bogside.
Demonstration against internment on Magilligan Strand
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John Hume leads an anti-internment demonstration and is confronted by the British Army.
Direct rule returns to Northern Ireland
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The British government took over direct rule of Northern Ireland in March 1972.
Gerrymandering in Londonderry in the late 1960s
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Robert Kee narrates a brief summary of gerrymandering in Londonderry in the late 1960s.
Hungary and the Suez Canal in 1956
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Dominic Sandbrook explores the events of 1956 and the limits of British power.
Introduction of internment to Northern Ireland in 1971
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Why Faulkner introduced imprisonment without trial in Northern Ireland in 1971.
Making theatre relevant ('This House')
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An insight into the social context behind James Graham’s political drama 'This House'.
Margaret Thatcher – The Iron Lady
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Dominic Sandbrook outlines Dame Margaret Thatcher's role in the Cold War.