Children working in coal mines

What life was like for children who worked in the mines during the Industrial Revolution.

Children working in textile mills

What was life like for children apprenticed in textile mills?

Development of transport during the Victorian era

Adam Hart-Davis introduces transport developments during the Victorian era.

Doctor Joseph Lister and antiseptic surgery (drama)

A comparison between Dr Lister's pioneering antiseptic surgery and old fashioned methods.

John Smith - Victorian young offender

The true story of 14 year old John Smith, imprisoned in 1876 for 6 months for forgery.

Significant inventions from the Victorian era

Adam Hart-Davis introduces significant inventions from the Victorian era.

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