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BBC does Science Fiction Britannia


Starting on Monday 13th November on BBC Four is the BBC’s tribute to the weird, wonderful and quirky world of British science fiction – the Science Fiction Britannia season.

Details of the series are still not complete, but there’s already some great highlights confirmed for the coming weeks. These include a classic Jon Pertwee Doctor Who story (Spearhead From Space) and Tom Baker’s The Ark In Space, the excellent BBC version of The Day Of The Triffids (six episodes), Adam Adamant (plus a documentary on the show – The Cult Of…Adam Adamant) plus allsorts of specials about a diverse arrange of people and subjects, including Nigel Kneale, HG Wells, Iain Banks, Terry Pratchett, Doomwatch, Quatermass, robots, British sc-fi movies and the best of British TV sci-fi.

Expect more to be added to the schedule in the coming weeks. And don’t forget to set the recorder.

Find out more at the Science Fiction Britannia website

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