All the video material on the site is streamed under the BBC’s terms for Independent Producers, and with the BBC’s permission.

Any commercial re-use requires the permission and license of the copyright holders:
‘Changing Lives’ : c. October Films / Lodestar Productions (Andrew Chater)
‘Rulers & Ruled’ / ‘Nations & Empire’ : c. Lodestar Productions (Andrew Chater)


‘Timelines’ (the video series):

Written and Presented by Andrew Chater
Illustrations: Tom Judd
Graphic Design: Paul, Yugen, Allen and Miles at Adams Trainor
Location Photography: Toby Moore, Mark Robinson and Tom Pridham
Location Sound: James Kenning
Production Managers: Denise Lesley and Sara Cox
Assistant Producer: Laura Pasquali
Original Music: Sandy Nuttgens
Film Editors: Mike Burton and Robert Edmonds
Educational Consultant: Chris Culpin
Exec. Producer for the BBC: Karen Johnson
Produced and Directed by Andrew Chater (the site):

Created by Paul Trainor and Andrew Chater
2010 design by Adams Trainor
2018 re-design by Ollie Chater