Emily Maitlis interviews the Dalai Lama, to discuss politics, Buddhism and ageing.
Martin Shaw retraces the 1943 raid which used bouncing bombs to destroy German dams.
Leeds International Piano Competition founder Dame Fanny Waterman talks about her life.
Kate Adie talks to Dame Kiri Te Kanawa about her career.
The early work of Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Diana Rigg and Helen Mirren.
What we can do to stop Islamic State destroying important ancient architectural sites?
Dan recalls his boyhood memories to explore the memories of Warsaw and of its people.
The mavericks whose radical ideas created modern dance in the 20th century.
David Bintley on how British ballet was forged during the Second World War.
Danny Baker showcases the best of British rock from three decades.
Danny Baker is joined by music aficionados to discuss the best rock, pop and R&B albums
Darcey Bussell discovers a tale of broken dreams behind Audrey Hepburn's image.
Prima ballerina Darcey Bussell explores the fascinating evolution of the ballerina.
Investigation into the controversial development of massive luxury golf resorts.
How Charles Darwin struggled for 20 years to create his book On the Origin of Species.
How David Bowie arrived at one of the most iconic creations in pop history.
An intimate portrait of five key years in David Bowie's career.
A portrait of the real Andy Warhol, the man behind the enigmatic pop art superstar.
The stories of two men who escaped from Treblinka extermination camp in 1943.
An Icelandic fisherman survives in the freezing ocean following a shipwreck.
Documentary looking at the life and work of soul and pop diva Dusty Springfield.
Michael Scott uncovers the secrets of the Greek oracle at Delphi.
Comedy series about two metal-detecting enthusiasts.
Dr Alice Roberts follows a year of British archaeology, joining up the results of digs
Outstanding archaeology from Ireland, including perfectly preserved Iron Age bog bodies.
Tom Holland explores how our ancestors sought to explain the remains of dinosaurs.
Drama series featuring writer Douglas Adams's holistic detective Dirk Gently
Featuring Chic, Labelle, Rose Royce, the Village People and many more.
Ambitious series which reveals the extraordinary anatomy of our hands and feet.
Looking at the events that resulted in the Docklands bombing twenty years ago.
Adventures in Space and Time.
An in-depth look at the space-travelling Time Lord.
Dr Stephen Baxter reveals the human and political drama of the Domesday Book.
The life of Donald Campbell, one of Britain's most compelling but doomed heroes.
A vampire hunter goes to Transylvania to investigate the mysterious fate of his colleague.
With Robbie and Kylie, Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers, Sonny and Cher and Peaches and Herb.
A selection of Dusty Springfield's greatest performances at the BBC from 1961 to 1995.