It’s half term – how about some history viewing on TV?

Series on the 100 years war – this one’s about Agincourt.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01qsqd2/Chivalry_and_Betrayal_The_Hundred_Years_War_Breaking_the_Bonds_13601415/

Britain on Film during the Cold War.  There’s one in this series on End of Empire too.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01q6pzr/Britain_on_Film_War_and_Peace/

Women in the 17th century.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01jmt5t/Harlots_Housewives_and_Heroines_A_17th_Century_History_for_Girls_Act_Three_At_Work_and_At_Play/

GCSE students: how British Pathe kept us going during the war!  http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b013rl1w/The_Story_of_British_Pathe_The_Voice_of_Pathe/

Simon Schama does narrative history on the Reformation. http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0074l1q/A_History_of_Britain_by_Simon_Schama_Series_1_Burning_Convictions/

Famous US journalist in London in the 1950s – GCSE!  http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p008qcdh/After_the_Battle_London_Ed_Murrow_Reports/

Some of Britain’s last holocaust survivors are interviewed.  http://www.channel4.com/programmes/britains-holocaust-survivors/4od

The real Warhorse.  http://www.channel4.com/programmes/war-horse-the-real-story/4od

 

 


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