Monthly Archives: April 2016

1916: The Irish Rebellion

Broadcaster:  BBC Four Year: 2016 Genre: Documentary URL:  http://bobnational.net/record/392783 Reviewer: Phillippa Mapes To mark the 100th anniversary of the Easter Rising in Ireland, the BBC  showed a series of documentaries covering this event from different perspectives.  Two of these programmes … Continue reading

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Sharpe’s East India Company

Broadcaster: Drama Year: 2014 Genre: Drama URL:  http://bobnational.net/record/265122 Review by: Adam Prime 2006 saw Richard Sharpe, played by Sean Bean, return to television screens for the first time since he had helped the Duke of Wellington defeat Napoleon at Waterloo in 1997. … Continue reading

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