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First Encounters

Historian David Olusoga explores the enduring relationship between Britain and people whose origins lie in Africa. From the African Romans who guarded Hadrian's Wall in the 3rd century AD to the black trumpeter of the Tudor courts, David uncovers a history that is as surprising as it is revealing.

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Tue 15 Oct 2019 00:15

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

  • 00:12

    Marcelo Zarvos

    Convoy

  • 00:54

    White Noise Research

    An Afternoon On Condale Lake

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter David Olusoga
Writer David Olusoga
Executive Producer Chris Granlund
Series Producer James Van Der Pool

Broadcasts

  • Wed 9 Nov 2016 21:00
  • Thu 10 Nov 2016 23:20
  • Fri 11 Nov 2016 00:50
  • Tue 22 Nov 2016 00:15
  • Tue 22 Nov 2016 00:45
  • Wed 23 May 2018 22:00
  • Tue 15 Oct 2019 00:15

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