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The Spitfire: Britain's Flying Past

Flying enthusiast and broadcaster John Sergeant celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Spitfire in a TV love letter to this most British triumph of design and endeavour.

Flying enthusiast and broadcaster John Sergeant celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Spitfire with a TV love letter to this most British triumph of design and endeavour. The film follows the story of a Spitfire from birth to retirement and tells the stories of ordinary people with extraordinary tales.

1 hour

Last on

Sun 4 Nov 2012 17:30

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter John Sergeant
Director Eoin O'Shea
Producer Eoin O'Shea
Executive Producer Lindsay Bradbury
Executive Producer Jenny Cole

Broadcasts

  • Thu 22 Sep 2011 21:00
  • Fri 23 Sep 2011 01:00
  • Sat 22 Oct 2011 20:45
  • Mon 24 Oct 2011 00:00
  • Sat 29 Oct 2011 19:40
  • Sat 27 Oct 2012 19:15
  • Sat 27 Oct 2012 19:45
  • Sun 4 Nov 2012 17:30