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Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History
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Historian David Olusoga explores the enduring relationship between Britain and people whose origins lie in Africa.
Episodes
Ep 1
Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History
Watch Until March 21, 8:00pm
Ep 2
Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History
Watch February 26, 8:00pm
Ep 3
Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History
Watch March 5, 8:00pm
Ep 4
Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History
Watch March 12, 8:00pm
Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History
Historian David Olusoga reveals the surprising history of the African Romans who guarded Hadrian's Wall in the 3rd century AD. (1 of 4)
Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History
David Olusoga explores the business of slavery and remembers the black sailors who fought for Britain at Trafalgar. He also celebrates a Georgian boxing superstar and the men and women who crossed continents in pursuit of freedom. (2 of 4)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Mon Feb 26, 8:00pm
Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History
David Olusoga reveals how Queen Victoria came to have a black goddaughter and why the mill workers of Rochdale stood in solidarity with enslaved Africans in the American South. (3 of 4)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Mon Mar 5, 8:00pm
Africa and Britain: A Forgotten History
David Olusoga, concludes his series with the three African kings who stood up to Empire; an irresistible crooner; race riots in Liverpool, and the shaping of black British identity in the 20th century. (4 of 4)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Mon Mar 12, 8:00pm