Glory Days

John Dunn presents a six-part series exploring great British achievements of the past century - stories of national pride and personal triumph against the odds.

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19950101]

Dating agency and dance hall, lecture theatre and library, games room and soup kitchen: the chapel was all this. In a four-part series, Dr Colin Morris celebrates the northern Nonconformist culture rooted in chapel. 1: Music Producer Chris Gwilham

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950101]

Unknown: Dr Colin Morris

Producer: Chris Gwilham

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950108]

2: Words The northern chapel was a forum for great preaching. Dr Colin Morris explains that Nonconformists entered the Kingdom of Heaven by their ears. Producer Chris Gwilliam

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950108]

Unknown: Dr Colin Morris

Producer: Chris Gwilliam

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950115]

3: Fun. Colin Morris looks at the rich traditions of northern Nonconformists, discovering that chapels were not always strict and strait-laced places. Producer Chris Gwilliam

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950115]

Unknown: Colin Morris

Producer: Chris Gwilliam

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950122]

In the last of the series, Colin Morris examines the ideas which were the powerhouse of northern chapel life. Producer Chris Gwilliam

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950122]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19961222]

Dr Colin Morris celebrates northern

Noncomformist culture. 1: Music Producer Chris Gwilliam Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961222]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19961229]

Dr Colin Morris explores the importance that Nonconformists attatch to preaching. 2: Words

For details see Sunday 22 December Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961229]

Unknown: Dr Colin Morris

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970105]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970105]

Dr Colin Morris presents a series on northern Nonconformist culture. 3: Fun Producer Chris Gwilliam Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970105]

Dr Colin Morris presents a series on northern Nonconformist culture. 3: Fun Producer Chris Gwilliam Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970105]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970105]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970105]

Unknown: Dr Colin Morris

Producer: Chris Gwilliam

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970112]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970112]

The last in the series on northern Nonconformist culture. 4: Ideas Producer Chris Gwilliam Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970112]

The last in the series on northern Nonconformist culture. 4: Ideas Producer Chris Gwilliam Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970112]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970112]

Producer: Chris Gwilliam Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970112]

Producer: Chris Gwilliam Repeat

01The Lap Of Luxury19990720

From Cunard and Rolls-Royce to the Flying Scotsman and Concorde, John Dunn recalls what it meant to travel in style and meets people who helped create these luxurious forms of transport.

01The Lap Of Luxury19990720

From Cunard and Rolls-Royce to the Flying Scotsman and Concorde, John Dunn recalls what it meant to travel in style and meets people who helped create these luxurious forms of transport.

02Boffins19990727

Historian Jeremy Black joins John Dunn to recall the great days of British scientific and technological triumph from penicillin to Dolly, the world's first cloned sheep.

02Boffins19990727

Historian Jeremy Black joins John Dunn to recall the great days of British scientific and technological triumph from penicillin to Dolly, the world's first cloned sheep.

03Going Fast19990803

In this programme, a look at the fast cars, planes and boats that have set records for speed, and the people - Malcolm and Donald Campbell, John Cobb, Stirling Moss, Roland Beaumont and Richard Noble - who are associated with the machines.

03Going Fast19990803

In this programme, a look at the fast cars, planes and boats that have set records for speed, and the people - Malcolm and Donald Campbell, John Cobb, Stirling Moss, Roland Beaumont and Richard Noble - who are associated with the machines.

04The Workshop Of The World19990810

This programme examines the great tradition of British engineering and construction that has helped shape the world for over a century.

04The Workshop Of The World19990810

This programme examines the great tradition of British engineering and construction that has helped shape the world for over a century.

05To The Ends Of The Earth19990817

This programme remembers Shackleton, Scott, Ranulph Fiennes, Francis Chichester, Tracey Edwards and others who have given in to the spirit of adventure.

05To The Ends Of The Earth19990817

This programme remembers Shackleton, Scott, Ranulph Fiennes, Francis Chichester, Tracey Edwards and others who have given in to the spirit of adventure.

06 LASTThey Won Gold19990824

This programme focuses on those athletes who have experienced the greatest moments of individual sporting achievement.

06 LASTThey Won Gold19990824

This programme focuses on those athletes who have experienced the greatest moments of individual sporting achievement.