Monthly Archives: May 2016

De-industrialisation, Masculinity, and The Black Stuff

Year: 1980; re-broadcast 2010 Genre: Drama Broadcaster: BBC FOUR URL: http://bobnational.net/record/37571/media_id/43152 On 2 January 1980 the BBC broadcast a ‘Play for Today’ entitled The Black Stuff. The programme, which spawned a series two years later, followed a group of tarmac … Continue reading

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Review of Britain’s Lost Routes with Griff Rhys Jones

Broadcaster: BBC One Year: 2012 Genre: Documentary URL: http://bobnational.net/record/101984   Reviewer:  Katie Bridger   Britain’s Lost Routes with Griff Rhys Jones is a four-part series which attempts to retrace the hidden paths taken through history, coined as “the forgotten routes that made … Continue reading

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