The London 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony took place at 9pm on 27 July 2012. Titled 'Isles of Wonder', the Ceremony welcomed the finest athletes from more than 200 nations for the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games, marking an historic third time the capital has hosted the world’s biggest and most important sporting event. The Opening Ceremony reflected the key themes and priorities of the London 2012 Games, based on sport, inspiration, youth and urban transformation. It was a Ceremony 'for everyone' and celebrated contributions the UK has made to the world through innovation and revolution, as well as the creativity and exuberance of British people.
1942 Oscar nominated documentary
The West Highland line between Crianlarich and Fort William is one of the most beautiful and inhospitable sections of railway in Great Britain. We travel the line in the cab of a Class 37/4 on a sunny summers morning. So join us in the cab of the Fort William sleeper as it tackles the steep gradients to County March and Corrour summits. We cross the wild desolation of Rannoch Moor, the famous Horseshoe Curve, and pass along the beautiful Loch Trieg. An informative history and archive film chart the history and features of the line to provide a superb record of this highland route.
How Harris Tweed is made by the islanders in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland.
Empyrean Isles' & 'Maiden Voyage' in 192kHz/24-bit audio - 'Empyrean Isles' features the alternate takes from the RVG version as well as unreleased alts of 'One Finger Snap,' 'Oliloquy Valley' and 'Cantaloupe Island.' 'Empyrean Isles' was mastered by Bernie Grundman at Bernie Grundman Mastering, with the alternate takes mastered by Robert Vosgien at Capitol Mastering. 'Maiden Voyage' was mastered by Alan Yoshida.
A voyage from Stornoway to Castlebay in the Outer Hebrides.
Explore the haunted castles of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales with these four thrilling programs that take you inside some of the most frightening spots in the British Isles as you learn about their legends and myths. Sites include Ireland's Leap Castle, Castle Leslie and Castle Matrix; Scotland's Glamis Castle, Duntrune Castle and Fyvie Castle; England's Sudley Castle, Mucaster Castle and the Tower of London; and more.
Another FitzPatrick TravelTalk, taking us to the titular islands.
Documentary of an expedition by Martin E. Johnson and his wife into the native habitats of the Solomon and New Hebrides Islands in the South Pacific. The Johnsons travelled 18,000 miles by schooner, whaleboat, and native canoe to shoot footage of tribes previously unseen outside their native lands.
Perhaps their strikingly different personalities make the relationship between detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles so effective. Jane, the only female cop in Boston's homicide division, is tough, relentless and rarely lets her guard down, while the impeccably dressed Maura displays a sometimes icy temperament — she is, after all, more comfortable among the dead than the living. Together, the best friends have forged a quirky and supportive relationship; they drop the protective shield in each other's company, and combine their expertise to solve Boston's most complex cases.