The farm team are back! Ruth Goodman, Peter Ginn and Alex Langlands (yes, he's back) are, this time, showing us how the age of steam helped shape our country. Starting tonight, in this six part series, they begin with the railway. For more information see the Radio Times.
New series. Four bakers leave their businesses behind to experience what their profession was like during the Victorian era, working from a rural bake house kitted out exactly as it would have been in the 1830s, while historians Alex Langlands and Annie Gray fill in the background story. In this edition the bakers must get… Continue reading New Programme – Victorian Bakers
The broadcast date for 24 Hours in the Past has been confirmed. The first episode will be aired on 28th April at 9pm on BBC One. As previously mentioned, 24 Hours in the Past will put six celebrities in a Victorian workplace to see how life was really like for the poor in Britain. They… Continue reading Update: 24 Hours in the Past – Broadcast Date Confirmed
An update to my previous post on the upcoming television programme, 24 Hours in the Past. As previously mentioned, 24 Hours in the Past will put six celebrities in a Victorian workplace to see how life was really like for the poor in Britain. They will be supervised by Ruth Goodman from the 'farm' series,… Continue reading Update: 24 Hours in the Past
More news about this programme which will see celebrities living in a Victorian workplace for 24 hours. It will be presented by Fi Glover, from Radio 4's The Listening Project. The article can be found here.
A new historical factual series has been commissioned by the BBC. 24 Hours in the Past, with Ruth Goodman (Victorian Farm), will be supervising six famous faces as they are challenged to live like the poorest Victorians over four days and nights. The BBC Media Centre describes it thus: Four-part series 24 Hours In The Past… Continue reading 24 Hours in the Past – New TV Series Commissioned