The New Jerusalem

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01Never Again20030904

In the first part of a major new series about the rebuilding of Britain after World War Two, Gavin Esler listens to the memories of those involved in Labour's landslide election victory in 1945.

02With A Song In My Heart20030911

This major 4-part series tells the personal stories of the generation who tried to rebuild Britain in the wake of the second world war and assesses their legacy. A massive council house building programme is set in motion, and The Beveridge report presents a blueprint for the Welfare State. Presented by Gavin Esler.

/ 2/4. With A Song In My Heart This major 4-part series tells the personal stories of the generation who tried to rebuild Britain in the wake of the second world war and assesses their legacy. A massive council house building programme is set in motion, and The Beveridge report presents a blueprint for the Welfare State. Presented by Gavin Esler.

/ 2/4. With A Song In My Heart This major 4-part series tells the personal stories of the generation who tried to rebuild Britain in the wake of the second world war and assesses their legacy. A massive council house building programme is set in motion, and The Beveridge report presents a blueprint for the Welfare State. Presented by Gavin Esler.

/ 2/4. With A Song In My Heart This major 4-part series tells the personal stories of the generation who tried to rebuild Britain in the wake of the second world war and assesses their legacy. A massive council house building programme is set in motion, and The Beveridge report presents a blueprint for the Welfare State. Presented by Gavin Esler.

/ 2/4. With A Song In My Heart This major 4-part series tells the personal stories of the generation who tried to rebuild Britain in the wake of the second world war and assesses their legacy. A massive council house building programme is set in motion, and The Beveridge report presents a blueprint for the Welfare State. Presented by Gavin Esler.

/ 2/4. With A Song In My Heart This major 4-part series tells the personal stories of the generation who tried to rebuild Britain in the wake of the second world war and assesses their legacy. A massive council house building programme is set in motion, and The Beveridge report presents a blueprint for the Welfare State. Presented by Gavin Esler.

03One Bold Stroke20030918

This major 4 part series tells the personal stories of the generation who tried to rebuild Britain in the wake of the Second World War and assesses their legacy.

We'll hear from the men and women who rebuilt Britain after the Second World War when the Attlee government was swept to power.

They include the politicians who remoulded society, the doctors who created the National Health Service, the miners who had such high hopes of nationalisation, the architects who stayed up all night crafting designs for postwar council housing, the civil servants who advised ministers and struggled to implement the major programme of reform, the journalists who witnessed it all and ordinary people whose lives were never the same again.

Presented by Gavin Esler.

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One Bold Stroke This major 4 part series tells the personal stories of the generation who tried to rebuild Britain in the wake of the Second World War and assesses their legacy.

04 LASTOn Behalf Of The People20030925

This major 4 part series tells the personal stories of the generation who tried to rebuild Britain in the wake of the Second World War and assesses their legacy.

We'll hear from the men and women who rebuilt Britain after the Second World War when the Attlee government was swept to power.

They include the politicians who remoulded society, the doctors who created the National Health Service, the miners who had such high hopes of nationalisation, the architects who stayed up all night crafting designs for post-war council housing, the civil servants who advised ministers and struggled to implement the major programme of reform, the journalists who witnessed it all and ordinary people whose lives were never the same again.

Presented by Gavin Esler.