BBC

Food + Wine
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 11/05/2013 - 06:30
In the photo: Salumeria Simoni (Bologna).Early this year, the BBC introduced a three-part documentary series, Italy Unpacked, where art historian Andrew Graham…
Culture
by Carol King | Tue, 07/23/2013 - 10:37
A Roman townhouse is believed to be lying “underneath Lincoln Castle” in Lincolnshire, England. BBC News reports that archaeologists digging at the site have…
by ITALY | Fri, 04/19/2013 - 05:42
The ‘Radio Times’ has revealed that the BBC has bought three Italian drama series to air later this year.BBC4 will show a new four-part series of ‘Il…
Culture
by Carol King | Mon, 02/11/2013 - 04:47
BBC’s Radio 3 will broadcast all of Romantic composer Giuseppe Verdi’s operas this year to celebrate the 200th anniversary of his birth.Radio 3’s ‘Verdi 200’…
by Carol King | Thu, 01/10/2013 - 04:52
The BBC is showing a new series, ‘Italy Unpacked’ featuring Italy’s history, culture, food, art and landscape starting 11 January.Hosted by British art…
Life + Style
by Carol King | Fri, 09/07/2012 - 03:47
A new BBC TV series, Treasures of Ancient Rome, takes an in-depth look at Roman art and dismisses the notion that the Ancient Romans were mere copycats.In a…
by Natalie Aldern | Tue, 07/05/2011 - 04:01
A new show on the BBC is bringing two self-described greedy Italians back to the Bel Paese to see how things have changed in the 40 years since they moved away…