Series 1

Historical observational documentary series which recreates a Victorian pharmacy

  • Episode 4

    4/4 The team continue with the pharmacy through to the end of the Victorian era.

    First broadcast: 12 Aug 2010

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  • Episode 3

    3/4 The pharmacy enters a period of new inventions and new laws, beginning in 1868.

    First broadcast: 05 Aug 2010

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  • Episode 2

    2/4 The team find out how the discovery of germs made disinfectants a bestseller.

    First broadcast: 22 Jul 2010

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  • Episode 1

    1/4 A look at the world of the pharmacy at the beginning of Queen Victoria's reign in 1837.

    First broadcast: 15 Jul 2010

    Image for Episode 1 Not currently available on BBC iPlayer
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Episode 4

4/4 The team continue with the pharmacy through to the end of the Victorian era.

Mon 4 Oct 2010 02:35 BBC One

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  • Photo: Victorian pharmacy

    Photo: Victorian pharmacy

    Professor Nick Barber, Ruth Goodman and Tom Quick inside a typical Victorian pharmacy.

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