Shropshire is one of the most beautiful counties in England and has inspired poets, painters and writers. This video takes us on a fascinating journey throughout the whole area discovering its interesting history, spectacular scenery, delightful towns and villages, wildlife, ruins and even its ghosts! 60 min.
Was $29.95, now $19.95 while stock lasts. Enjoy a stylish and evocative exploration travelling the length of the Suffolk coast from Lowestoft to Felixstowe. Inland, historic towns and villages; the river of Ipswich, Bury St. Edmunds, Constable country to the heathlands and forests that stretch to the borders of Norfolk. Double length DVD, 150 min.
The stories of three critical rebellions by three audacious rebels; Guy Fawkes, Wat Tyler and Bonnie Prince Charlie. Their challenges to the Crown profoundly affected the course of British history. 150 Min. DVD
The Battle of Trafalgar draws extensively on two of the most accurate reconstructions of the age of sail ever filmed. Also featuring dramatized "eye-witness" accounts shot aboard Nelson's famous flagship, the program includes special 3D graphic images and superb contemporary images to tell the story of a momentous day in naval history. 55 min. DVD
This informative and entertaining DVD reveals the rich and sophisticated elements of Celtic culture. Featuring superb 3D graphics, computer generated animation, beautiful footage shot on location, and expert commentary and analysis. 303 min. 2 vol. DVD
Was $29.95, now $19.95 while stock lasts. The dramatic story of the world’s first, and still the largest, underground railway. Since Victorian times, London’s Underground has played a vital role in the daily life of generations of Londoners. This intriguing new
documentary celebrates the vision and determination of those pioneers who conceived this revolutionary transport system and the men who tunnelled to make the tube.
Was $29.95, now $9.95 while stock lasts. The ancient city of Bristol faced a bitter struggle for survival against German air raids of World War II. Archive film and illustrations, together with visits to historic locations and interviews with those who lived through the Bristol Blitz, show how the city defended itself against Hitler’s onslaught. 80 min.
Was $29.95, now $9.95 while stock lasts. Rare archive film footage, photographs, period music, authentic sound effects, and enthralling eye-witness accounts telll the story of South Wales at War. 70 min.
Was $29.95, now $9.95 while stock lasts. During the Second World War Devon was reputedly the most militarised county in Britain. In this film you will visit places that were affected throughout the conflict, and hear the testimonies of people who were living there at the time. Their recollections re-live a time when Devon, along with the rest of the country, was fighting for survival.
A unique journey through the houses and gardens of ten of England's greatest historic homes and castles, opening the doors of these magnificent houses to reveal some of the finest collections of paintings, antiques, furniture, gold, silver and porcelain anywhere in the world. Explore the fascinating history of each home, and delight in the stunning grounds and gardens of Leeds Castle, Longleat, Warwick Castle, Wilton House, Woburn Abbey, Beaulieu, Blenheim Palace, Castle Howard, Chatsworth, and Harewood House. 150 min. on two discs.
Nineteen Historic Castles, Country Estates and Abbeys
Visit 19 of the finest historical sites in the care of English Heritage. These fascinating properties reveal their history as we study their
architecture and treasured furnishings; Tintagel Castle, Belsay Hall,
Stonehenge, Kenwood House, Osborne House, Audley End House, Dover Castle, Rievaulx Abbey, Battle Abbey, Stokesay Castle, Bolsover Castle, Brodsworth Hall, Carisbroooke Castle, Castle Acre Priory, Down House, Framlingham Castle,
Kenilworth Castle, Orford Castle, and Walmer Castle.
120 min. 2 DVD Set.
Was $29.95, now $19.95 while stock lasts. North Wiltshire features the Kennet and Avon Canal, the world heritage site of Avebury’s Stone Circle, railway towns, and old world villages of Bradford-on-Avon, Pewsey, Aldbourne, Calne, Chippenham, Corsham, Castle Combe, Malmesbury, and more. 109 min.