Architecture, Building, Planning

Last Edited: 26-May-2017 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.


Date Title Cast Parameters
06-Mar-1998
13-Mar-1998
20-Mar-1998
Back to the Drawing Board
  1.   
  2.   
  3. House of Cards
  4. City Skyline
  5. Precincts and Parkways
Maxwell Hutchinson
produced by Lindsay Leonard
missed
missed
27:04, 38080, S
27:21, 38485, S
27:37, 38859, S
04-Oct-2004
11-Oct-2004
18-Oct-2004
Ashford’s Future
  1. Sustainable Housing
  2. The Rural Environment
  3. Sustainable Transport
Kevin McCloud
Produced by Neal George
27:43, 26000, S
27:47, 26060, S
27:56, 26198, S
04-Feb-2006 to
18-Feb-2006
As Safe as Houses --
The history of the British housing market
Marcus Brigstocke
Produced by Julia Adamson
28:19, 26559, S
28:06, 26357, S
28:02, 26297, S
17-May-2005
25-May-2005
01-Jun-2005
08-Jun-2005
09-Mar-2007 to
30-Mar-2007
Bricks and Mortals
  1. Bankside
  2. Llanthony Priory, Wales
  3. 10 Guinea Street, Bristol
  4. The Black Cat Inn
  5. 62 Donegall Pass, Belfast
  6. Utley Hall, Suffolk
  7. Lingon Arms, Broadway, Cotswolds
  8. 1 Cross Street, Helston, Cornwall
Written and presented by Gillian Tindall,
Madge Dresser
Produced by Sarah Davis, Kate McCall,
Nicola West
Eamon Phoenix, Stella McCusker,
Maggie Cronin, Rebecca Bartlett,
Patrick Fitzsimons, Sean Kearns,
Vincent Higgins
Written by Rebecca Bartlett
Produced by John Byrne
27:36, 25892, S
28:03, 26304, S
27:56, 26203, S
28:05, 26329, S
28:01, 26276, S
28:00, 26260, S
28:06, 26354, S
28:06, 26355, S
09-Feb-2007
29-Oct-2007 
The British Mosque Joe Kerr
Produced by Mohini Patel
27:20, 25631, S
29-Dec-2007
The Perfect House –
Andrea Palladio
Charlie Luxton
Produced by Susan Marling
28:12, 26448, S
24-Mar-2008 to
04-Apr-2008
Laurence Llewelyn Bowen's History of Home
  1. Mr Voysey: The Architect of Middle England
  2. Modernism
  3. Prefab and Utility
  4. DIY
  5. David Hicks
  6. English Country House Style
  7. Lofts
  8. Consumerism
  9. The Eco House
  10. Ideal Home
Laurence Llewelyn Bowen
Produced by Susan Marling, Emily Palmer
13:49, 12959, S
13:54, 13036, S
14:07, 13237, S
13:55, 13054, S
13:56, 13077, S
13:53, 13024, S
14:06, 13232, S
14:03, 13174, S
13:57, 13087, S
14:09, 13279, S
24-May-2009
31-May-2009
07-Jun-2009
Britain in Their Sites
  1. 1948, Peterlee
  2. London's Euston Station in 1961
  3. Canary Wharf
Tristram Hunt
produced by Julia Johnson
27:48, 26078, S
27:49, 26089, S
27:51, 26122, S
28-Dec-2010
A House for the End of Life
Susan Marling
28:00, 26253, S
16-Apr-2012 Alton Towers: A Journey into Puginland Martin Ellis
produced by Mike Greenwood
27:40, 25899, S
23-Jul-2012 to
27-Jul-2012
Unbuilt Britain
  1. Liverpool Cathedral
  2. Primrose Hill, London
  3. South Bridge, Edinburgh
  4. Whitehall Palace
  5. A West Coast Monument, Oban
Jonathan Glancey
produced by Liza Gregg, Mark Rikards
13:48, 12920, S
13:40, 12795, S
14:24, 13521, S
13:31, 12655, S
13:27, 12590, S
28-Dec-2012 Bute: Dreams of the World's Richest Man Jonathan Glancey
produced by Martin Smith
27:35, 25821, S
01-Feb-2013 Bridging the Gulf --
Women architects in the Gulf Region 
Razia Iqbal
produced by Mark Rikards 
27:29, 25714, S 
01-Mar-2013  An Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth --
Buckminster Fuller 
Tom Dyckhoff
produced by Martin Williams
27:52, 26076, S 
08-Apr-2013 The Concrete and the Divine Jonathan Glancey
Producer: Caitlin Smith
27:47, 26044, S
26-May-2013
02-Jun-2013
The New North
Martin Goodman
Producer: Philip Reevell
27:53, 26123, S
27:39, 25907, S
19-Nov-2013
26-Nov-2013
03-Dec-2013
The Politics of Architecture
Jonathan Glancey
Producer: Phil Tinline
27:37, 25840, S
27:47, 26009, S
27:34, 25799, S
BBC R4X
21-Mar-2015
Suburbia Simon Fanshawe
Producer Mike Greenwood
178:05, 166587, S
BBC One
14-Sep-1972 to
28-Sep-1972
BBC Two
10-Sep-1990 to
01-Oct-1990
Nairn Across Britain
  1. From London to Lancashire
  2. Trans-Pennine Canal
  3. From Leeds into Scotland
Ian Nairn
Producer Barry Bevins
MP4 Video
34:24, 378818
29:56, 329597
29:20, 323012