A History of Scotland (2008)
Videos in this documentary
|1||Episode 1: The Last of the Free||Play Video|
|2||Episode 2: Hammers of the Scots||Play Video|
|3||Episode 3: Bishop makes King||Play Video|
|4||Episode 4: Language is Power||Play Video|
|5||Episode 5: Project Britain||Play Video|
Documentary charting the birth and growth of the Scottish nation. Presented by Neil Oliver, A History of Scotland is a television series first broadcast in November 2008 on BBC One Scotland and later shown UK-wide on BBC Two during January 2009. The series resumed on BBC One Scotland in early November 2009, with transmission at a later point on network BBC Two. Along with the series, BBC Scotland planned a range of radio programmes, a new website, an interactive game, and concerts. The Open University, in collaboration with the BBC, also created a series of audio walks around historic locations in Scotland, with narration from Oliver.
In Australia, series one of this program aired on SBS One each Sunday at 7:30pm between December 6, 2009 and January 3, 2010. Series two commenced on October 24, 2010 running until November 21 in the same Sunday night Lost Worlds timeslot.