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All creatures great & small. Season 1

Fresh out of Glasgow Veterinary College, James Herriot (Nicholas Ralph) follows his dream to become a vet in the magnificent Yorkshire Dales. He soon discovers that treating the animals is as much about treating their ow...

All creatures great and small
Blu-Ray
2021
Availability: 0 of 3

The numerous adventures of a friendly staff at a country veterinarian practice in 1930s to 1940s Yorkshire. A remake of the 1978-1990 series. Taken from the autobiographical books by James Herriot.

Howards End

A story about class divisions in Edwardian England, and the tragic series of events that occurs when two impulsive middle-class sisters become involved with a working class couple and a wealthy family.

The Nazis a warning from history

Use interviews with witnesses and perpetrators, along with archival film and records, to examine how a political party as fundamentally evil as the Nazis could come to power in a modern European nation. Discusses the fac...

101 dalmatians II Patch's London adventure

Feisty little Patch feels almost invisible alongside Lucky, Rolly and the other puppies, so he cleverly figures out how to make his mark. Inspired by his TV hero, Patch bravely leads the charge when cold-hearted Cruella ...

On Chesil Beach

In 1962 England, a young couple find their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night.

Mr. Selfridge. Season 2

Much has changed since Selfridges first opened its doors. Five years later, Europe is on the brink of war and London is enjoying one last defiant period of decadence. Mr. Selfridge now has his sights set on joining the e...

Hyde Park on Hudson

As Great Britain faces an imminent war with Germany, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor, invited the King and Queen of England for a weekend at their home in upstate New York. But during the first-e...

Darkest hour
Blu-ray
2018
Availability: 13 of 13

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible o...

Cambridge spies. Disc 1

Based on the true story of four brilliant young men at Cambridge University who are recruited to spy for Russia in 1934. Fueled by youthful idealism, a passion for social justice, a talent for lying and a hatred for fasc...

Secrets of Highclere Castle

It may be more famous now than any time in its 1,300-year history as the setting of Downton Abbey, but England's Highclere Castle has its own stories to tell. In its heyday, Highclere was the social epicenter of Edwardia...

Secrets of Westminster

Discover the hidden secrets of the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, and Westminster Abbey.

101 dalmatians. 2, Patch's London adventure

Patch dreams of being a "One-of-a-kind Wonder Dog" like his TV-hero, Thunderbolt. When Patch is accidentally separated from the rest of the family, he takes the opportunity to try to meet his hero, and ends up as his sid...

Spying on the royals

Through declassified documents created as a result of one of the most controversial secret service operations in the history of Great Britain, which involved spying on King Edward VIII and his American lover Wallis Simps...

Secrets of Chatsworth

Over five centuries, Chatsworth Estate has been passed down through 16 generations of the Cavendish family and is presently the home of the current 12th Duke of Devonshire and his family.

On Chesil Beach
Blu-ray
2018
Availability: 5 of 6

In 1962 England, Florence and Edward are challenged by the sexual and societal pressures of their time, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night.

The original velveteen rabbit —Bianco, Margery Williams, 1881-1944.

The story of how a well-loved child's toy becomes a real flesh-and-blood bunny is a staple of childhood. Winsome watercolour paintings by artists Lisa McCue bring fresh appeal to this classic of children's literature. De...

Codebreaker

The remarkable and tragic story of one of the 20th century's most important people. Alan Turing set in motion the computer age and his World War II codebreaking helped turn the tide of the Second World War. Instead of r...

Secrets of underground London

On the surface, London is a buzzing, modern metropolis. But underneath lies a secret, hidden world, all but forgotten by the millions of people above. Secrets of Underground London uncovers 2000 years of subterranean his...

BBC history of World War II. [1], The Nazis a warning from history

In retrospect, it is difficult to imagine how a political party as fundamentaly evil as the Nazis ever came to power. This six-part documentary explores the rise and fall of the Nazi regime, and uncovers the truth behind...

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