A Night To Remember

Time is passing quickly as the women, children and some men clamber aboard the Titanic's lifeboats.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

Time is passing quickly as the women, children and some men clamber aboard the Titanic's lifeboats.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

Episodes

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As the RMS Titanic sails to New York, an iceberg is spotted. Martin Jarvis reads a dramatic account of the doomed ocean liner.

As the RMS Titanic sails to New York, an iceberg is spotted. Read by Martin Jarvis.

As the RMS Titanic sails to New York, an iceberg is spotted.

Martin Jarvis reads a dramatic account of the doomed ocean liner.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

As the Titanic sails to New York, an iceberg is spotted.

Walter Lord's account of the ship's sinking is read by Martin Jarvis.

The passengers on the Titanic experience their first contact with the iceberg.

Walter Lord's book is read by Martin Jarvis.

April 1912.

The Titanic sets sail for New York.

Martin Jarvis reads this classic real-life tragedy about the unsinkable ship.

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After hitting an iceberg, the Titanic's captain tries to discover how badly the ship has been damaged. Read by Martin Jarvis. Episode 2 of 10.

The Titanic's captain tries to discover how badly the ship's been damaged by the iceberg.

After hitting an iceberg, the Titanic's captain tries to discover how badly the ship has been damaged.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

After the collision, Captain Smith of the Titanic attempts to find out just what the damage is to the ship.

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The stricken passengers of the steamship RMS Titanic leave their cabins and head to the ship's decks. Martin Jarvis reads Walter Lord's account.

The stricken passengers of the RMS Titanic leave their cabins and head to the ship's decks

The stricken Titanic's passengers leave their cabins and head to the ship's decks.

Martin Jarvis reads Walter Lord's account.

The Titanic's passengers leave their cabins and make their way to the decks.

Walter Lord's account is read by Martin Jarvis.

The passengers on the Titanic are now leaving their cabins and making their way to the decks.

The Titanic issues an SOS and the order comes through to put the women and children into the boats.

Written by Walter Lord.

Walter Lord's book continues.

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As the sinking Titanic issues an SOS, women and children are ordered into the ocean liner's lifeboats. Read by Martin Jarvis.

As the sinking Titanic issues an SOS, women and children are ordered into the lifeboats.

As the sinking Titanic issues an SOS, women and children are ordered into the ship's lifeboats.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

Episode 4 of 10.

The Titanic issues an SOS and the order comes through to put the women and children into the boats.

The crew are issued with firearms whilst women and children are separated from the men and made to get into the lifeboats.

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Time is passing quickly as the women, children and some men clamber aboard the Titanic's lifeboats.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

Time is passing quickly as the women, children and some men clamber aboard the Titanic's lifeboats.

Read by Martin Jarvis.With only women and children allowed on lifeboats, panic and friction spreads aboard the doomed Titanic. Read by Martin Jarvis.

With only women and children allowed on lifeboats, panic and friction spreads.

With only women and children allowed on lifeboats, panic and friction spreads aboard the doomed Titanic.

Friction builds as only women and children are allowed on to the lifeboats.

Friction builds aboard the doomed Titanic, as only women and children are allowed on to her lifeboats.

The Sea Had Now Slopped...

The water is now on C deck and only two lifeboats remain.

Martin Jarvis reads from Walter Lord's bestseller.

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With all of the Titanic's lifeboats gone, painful decisions remain for those left on the sinking ship. Read by Martin Jarvis.

With all of the Titanic's lifeboats gone, hard decisions remain for those left on the ship

With all of the Titanic's lifeboats gone, painful decisions remain for those left on the sinking ship.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

On The Deck The Crowds Still Waited.

The last life boat has gone and those who are left wait on the deck.

The last of the Titanic's lifeboats has gone and there are some painful decisions to make for those left.

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Crew members of the Titanic organise themselves into a rescue party to find floating survivors. Read by Martin Jarvis.

Crew members of the Titanic organise themselves into a rescue party to find survivors.

Crew members of the Titanic organise themselves into a rescue party to find floating survivors.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

As The Sea Closed Over The Titanic

The safety regulations for the Titanic are probed and new rules result from the disaster.

From Walter Lord's acclaimed book.

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With survivors left struggling in the water, fights break out in the Titanic's part-filled lifeboats. Read by Martin Jarvis.

With survivors left struggling, fights break out in the Titanic's part-filled lifeboats.

With survivors left struggling in the water, fights break out in the Titanic's part-filled lifeboats.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

Fights start on the lifeboats over whether to go back to help those in the water - even though many of the boats are not full.

Fights break out in the Titanic's part-filled lifeboats over whether to go back to help those in the water.

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As dawn breaks, the Carpathia sets out on a rescue mission for the passengers and crew of the Titanic. Read by Martin Jarvis.

The Carpathia sets out on a rescue mission for the passengers and crew of the Titanic.

As dawn breaks, the Carpathia sets out on a rescue mission for the passengers and crew of the Titanic.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

As dawn breaks the Carpathia sets forth on a rescue mission.

Martin Jarvis continues Walter Lord's book about the Titanic.

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As the news of the Titanic's sinking reaches New York, a list of survivors is hastily drawn up. Read by Martin Jarvis.

As the news of the Titanic's sinking reaches New York, a list of survivors is drawn up.

As the news of the Titanic's sinking reaches New York, a list of survivors is hastily drawn up.

Read by Martin Jarvis.

As news of the Titanic's sinking hits New York, a list of survivors is drawn up.

Martin Jarvis concludes Walter Lord's book.

As news of the Titanic's sinking hits New York the first survivor list is drawn up.