Century Speaks, The

Corin Redgrave introduces a series portraying 20th-century life in Britain.

The accounts are drawn from Europe's largest oral archive, and were collected throughout the BBC regions during the last year of the century.

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01Where We Live20001007Corin Redgrave introduces a series portraying 20th-century life in Britain.|The accounts are drawn from Europe's largest oral archive, and were collected throughout the BBC regions during the last year of the century.The landscape and the townscape.
02House And Home20001014
03Living Together20001021
04Childhood20001028
05Playtime20001104He explores the relationship between society and leisure.
06Getting Older20001111Social issues and the elderly.
07Crime And Law20001118Experiences of the judicial system and law enforcement in society, and the social implications of legal precedents on punishment and sentencing.
08 LASTWhat's Next?20001125A speculative look at global issues affecting the future of society, from political and economic developments to medical and technological advances and the strain on our environment.