Footnotes

Episodes

TitleComments
Genome: [r4 Bd=19940216]

Martin Wainwright celebrates

NEW achievements of those who have been overlooked by history but who deserve to be more than just a footnote. 1: Harry Beck. This modest draughtsman designed the London Underground map and dedicated his life to perfecting his one great idea. Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940216]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Harry Beck.

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940223]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of those who have been overlooked by history.

2: Rosalind Franklin. This scientist came close to unravelling the structure of DNA, but her early death denied her any claim to the Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded to Watson, Crick and Williams in 1968. Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940223]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Rosalind Franklin.

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940302]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of those who have been overlooked by history, but who deserve to be more than just a footnote.

3: Ken “Snake/ups�Johnson. The charismatic swing band leader whose West Indian Dance Orchestra was hugely popular during the 30s and 40s had his career ended prematurely when a bomb destroyed the Soho night club in which the band were playing. Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940302]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940309]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of those who have been overlooked by history.

4: Raymond Erith. The architect who was the lonely torch bearer of classicism through the post-war fashion for modern buildings proved to be ahead of his time. Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940309]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Raymond Erith.

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940316]

Presented by Martin Wainwright.

5: Mary Seacole. The brave Jamaican nurse who was adored by the soldiers she tended during the Crimean War has been overshadowed throughout history by the Lady of the Lamp". Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940316]

Presented By: Martin Wainwright.

Presented By: Mary Seacole.

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940323]

Martin Wainwright with the last programme in the series that celebrates the achievements of those who have been overlooked by history.

Eleanor Rathbonc. The formidable campaigner for women's rights between the wars fought for family allowances to be paid to mothers (as opposed to fathers), and inspired generations of women politicians who followed her. Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940323]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Eleanor Rathbonc.

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950225]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history.

1: George F Train. The American entrepreneur who brought the tram to London in 1860 made several mistakes but his brave failures paved the way for others to get it right. Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950225]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950304]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history. 2: Ernest 'Chinese' Wilson. As a plant hunter who made many visits to China in the late 1800s, he brought back the regal lily and the kiwi fruit among many others. Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950304]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19950311]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history.

3: Cyril Davies. The rhythm and blues musician was the founding father of modern British rock, nurturing stars like Mick Jagger and Rod Stewart. Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950311]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Cyril Davies.

Unknown: Mick Jagger

Unknown: Rod Stewart.

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950318]

Martin Wainwright celebrates individuals who have been overlooked by history. 4: Sophia Jex-Blake , the first female doctor in Scotland.

Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950318]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Sophia Jex-Blake

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950325]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals.

5: Douglas Mason. The academic economist who first put an alternative to the rates system on paper in 1981 and became the "father of the poll tax". Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950325]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Douglas Mason.

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950401]

Last of the series in which Martin Wainwright

celebrates individuals who have been overlooked by history. At the age of 26, Elizabeth Scott became the architect of the Royal Shakespeare Memorial Theatre. Producer Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950401]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Elizabeth Scott

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961127]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history but who deserve to be more than a footnote. 2: Ernest "Chinese" Wilson. As a plant hunter in the late 19th century, Wilson made numerous visits to

China. Among the many specimens he brought back are the regal lily, the kiwi fruit and the handkerchief tree. Producer Alison Perks Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961127]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970104]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970104]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history. 1: George F Train

Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970104]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history. 1: George F Train

Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970104]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970104]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970104]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970111]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970111]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history.

3: Cyril Davis - the founding father of British rock.

Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970111]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history.

3: Cyril Davis - the founding father of British rock.

Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970111]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970111]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Cyril Davis

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970111]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Cyril Davis

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970118]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970118]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of Sophia Jex-Blake , the first female doctor in Scotland. Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970118]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of Sophia Jex-Blake , the first female doctor in Scotland. Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970118]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970118]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970118]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Sophia Jex-Blake

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970125]

Martin Wainwright reviews the achievements of Elizabeth Scott , architect of the Royal Shakespeare Memorial Theatre.

Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970125]

Martin Wainwright reviews the achievements of Elizabeth Scott , architect of the Royal Shakespeare Memorial Theatre.

Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970125]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970125]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Unknown: Elizabeth Scott

Producer: Alison Perks

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history. The last programme of the series looks at Douglas Mason -the academic economist who became the father of the poll tax.

Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history. The last programme of the series looks at Douglas Mason -the academic economist who became the father of the poll tax.

Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]

Martin Wainwright celebrates the achievements of individuals who have been overlooked by history. The last programme of the series looks at Douglas Mason -the academic economist who became the father of the poll tax.

Producer Alison Perks Revised repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970201]

Unknown: Martin Wainwright

Producer: Alison Perks