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The Lancaster: Britain's Flying Past

Passionate flying enthusiast and broadcaster John Sergeant celebrates the plane that some believe won the war - the Lancaster. The film tells the story of this mighty aircraft and the ordinary people whose lives were made extraordinary through their association with it.

59 minutes

Last on

Sun 5 May 2019 21:00

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:08

    Arcade Fire


  • 00:09

    Massive Attack


  • 00:10

    Massive Attack


  • 00:15

    The Cinematic Orchestra

    To Build A Home

  • 00:59

    Van Morrison

    Astral Weeks


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


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