George Blake: The Confession is a Documentary programme.


George Blake: The Confession

George Blake died in December. Here, former Panorama reporter Tom Bower introduces his documentary on the double agent that he made for BBC TV in the late 1980s. The presenter examines how Blake served as an MI6 officer for 18 years, before betraying his country and handing intelligence over to the Russian's during the Cold War - effectively ending the service's activities in Eastern Europe.

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is George Blake: The Confession next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio 4 FM February 5th, 9:00pm. See more...