BBC Programme John Gay
Rude Britannia - A History Most Satirical, Bawdy, Lewd and Offensive
The art and literature of Georgian Britain revealed a nation openly and shockingly rude.
The Birth of British Music - Handel - The Conquering Hero
The life and music of Handel, who has had a profound influence on our cultural heritage.
The Early Music Show - Opera Profiles - The Beggar's Opera
Lucie Skeaping looks at the inspiration, background and impact of The Beggar's Opera.