S1E4: Midlands | Local Heroes

Adam Hart-Davis who looks at local heroes of science and invention. Including John Barber, Matthew Boulton, William Withering, William Murdock, James Watt, Dennis Gabor, Alexander Parkes and Frederick Lanchester.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 29'22''
  • Broadcast year: 1996
Curriculum Connection
  • History

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Local Heroes
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: Midlands