BBC Radio 4 13.45 March 12th -16th
HORSE STORY Clare Balding is joined by historian Dr Lucy Worsley – among others – to talk horse history. Dr Worsley is an expert in menage, ie horse dancing, and helps explain the links between military and showbusiness steeds. Clare has also met a bank-commercial horse and horses from Game of Thrones, and explores the odd relationship between Nazi eugenics and the wild horses of Kent, that turn out not so wild as you’d have thought
HISTORY A new 12 part series for Audible.com narrated by Stephen Fry about the less well known aspects of Victorian society. Prepare to abandon your preconceptions about prudish, straight laced Victorians and learn about their pleasures, their pain, their true preoccupations, their secret fears and their little peculiarities.