BBC Four

BBC Four is a free to air channel owned and operated by the BBC. The channel airs daily from 7.00pm til 4.00am. The channel airs a number of programs aiming to offer a alternative to mainstream TV. The channel shows a number of original series, domestic repeats from the BBC catalogue and some foreign drama imports.

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The Sky at Night
The Sky at Night

Our team of astronomers tell us what's on view in the night sky. From comets to quasars, there is al…

World News Today
World News Today

The latest national and international news and business developments.

Storyville
Storyville

Series showcasing the best of international documentary filmmakers works.

Timeshift
Timeshift

Documentary series which ranges widely over Britain's social and cultural history, its narrative-led…

Top of the Pops 2
Top of the Pops 2

Mark Radcliffe presents clips of past "Top of the Pops" shows, normally centered around a theme. The…

Digging for Britain
Digging for Britain

The BBC Two series is presented by Professor Alice Roberts and archaeologist Matt Williams as they p…

Classic Albums
Classic Albums

This series looks at the writing and recording of some of the greatest albums of our era. Musicians,…

Arena
Arena

Arena is the BBC's multi award-winning arts strand. Founded in 1975, Arena continues to produce gold…

BBC Proms
BBC Proms

BBC Proms is the world's greatest classical music festival.

Mercury Prize
Mercury Prize

An annual music prize ceremony broadcast on the BBC.

BBC Young Dancer
BBC Young Dancer

The BBC turns the spotlight on the UK's best young dancers with a nationwide talent search to find t…

An Art Lovers' Guide
An Art Lovers' Guide

Art historians Dr. Janina Ramirez and Alastair Sooke take us on three entertaining and revealing cul…

BBC Young Musician
BBC Young Musician

BBC Young Musician is a biennial contest which aims to find the most talented musicians who are unde…

There She Goes
There She Goes

There She Goes is about a severely learning disabled 9-year-old girl Rosie, her dad Simon, mum Emily…

Our Classical Century
Our Classical Century

Our Classical Century brings together the greatest moments in classical music in the UK over the las…

Vic & Bob's Big Night Out
Vic & Bob's Big Night Out

Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer burst onto our screens with a hilarious non-stop half-hour of mischief,…

Discovering...
Discovering...

Extraordinary pieces of music are performed in full by BBC orchestras--a rare chance to explore each…

Victorian Sensations
Victorian Sensations

Victorian Sensations transports viewers to the thrilling era of the 1890s. Dr Hannah Fry, Paul McGan…

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