Richard Macer spends a year amid conflicts in three different British National Parks.
A first-hand account of rockers on the road from the late 1950s to the 80s and beyond.
1960s variety series hosted the by the king of easy listening, Andy Williams
How the art colony of St Ives in Cornwall played a key part in the history of modernism.
How a Lancashire family conned the art world with fakes sold to museums and collectors.
Wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan spends a year with a family of wild black bears
Series in which Michael Mosley examines science's last great frontier - the human mind
Performances of works by Chopin.
The story of some of the most important genetic scientists of the modern age.
Emily Maitlis interviews the Dalai Lama, to discuss politics, Buddhism and ageing.
How the Falklands War became a model for subsequent conflicts in the late 20th century.
John Wass presents a documentary telling the story of how hormones were discovered.
TV skullduggery and dirty dealings in the battle to win the Saturday night ratings crown.
Dr Lucy Worsley tells the story of Britain's first Georgian kings.
A selection of some of David Bowie's best performances from the BBC archives.
Revealing Marie Curie's personal life and the challenges she faced and overcame.
Home movies tell how volunteers saved some of Britain's railway tracks and steam engines
Personal stories and rare archive reveal the history of the British grammar school system.
A portrait of the spectacular, dynamic nature of Britain over the course of one year.
Biography of Nashville, the city that has been the hub of country music since 1925.
Exploring how history has influenced the Low Countries' art, architecture and culture.
How the possibility of life on Mars has fuelled man's quest to visit the Red Planet.
A biography of the space shuttle, from triumphs to tragedies, using the BBC archive.
Jago Cooper reassesses one of the greatest empires the world has ever seen.
The story of Irish rock through the different musical traditions of Belfast and Dublin.
Violent action thriller about the FBI's attempts to catch a deadly master of disguise.
How the much-derided music genre of disco actually changed the world.
Documentary telling the story of the easy listening genre from the 50s to the present day.
Film tracing the ebb and flow of the guitar riff - the DNA of rock 'n' roll.
Exploring Kate Bush's career and music through the testimony of collaborators and fans.
How Louis XIV supported innovations that laid the foundations for classical ballet.
The story of The Kinks, as told from the vaults of the BBC archive.
Retracing Lady Heath's 1928 flight, in which she flew solo from Cape Town to London.
Dame Diana Rigg tells the story behind the ever popular The Lark Ascending.
Dr Ben Robinson retraces the dramatic last days of King John.
Mushroom enthusiast Richard Fortey explores the strange and surprising science of fungi.
Colourful epic in which two British soldiers become godlike rulers in colonial India.
Actors look back at their career, with testimony from friends and colleagues.
The dramatic story of William Tyndale and his mission to translate the Bible into English.
Influencial music show of the 1970s and 80s presented by Bob Harris and others
Documentary uncovering the hidden secrets of the ancient Roman town of Herculaneum.
A countdown of the ten songs which have earned the most money of all time.
Neil Oliver joins a team investigating the final resting place of Alfred the Great.
Drama-documentary about the Swallows and Amazons author's secret life. (2005)
A view of the history of modern Britain - from the back end where the rubbish comes out.
Film that shows how ocean waves are not only beautiful but also profoundly important.
Marcus du Sautoy demystifies the hidden world of algorithms.
Jim Al-Khalili investigates the most accurate and yet perplexing scientific theory ever.
Our team of astronomers tell us what's on view in the night sky.
How the British musical became a driving force behind musical theatre around the world
Film looking at the role of the toilet in our culture and exploring its social history.
Chris Packham discovers the unique features that make certain animal groups successful.
Arts and popular culture programme.
Drama series about the early crime-fighting career of the Sicilian detective.
Celebrities' lives are evaluated through the reminiscences of friends and colleagues
International current affairs documentaries.
Exploring the mythic afterlife of the 18th-century poet Thomas Chatterton.
Comedy documentary series starring Dara Ó Briain, Rory McGrath and Griff Rhys Jones.
Documentary series which ranges widely over Britain's social and cultural history.
History documentary series
Meet characters who live near the No. 31 bus route from Camden Town to Chelsea. (1985)
Long-running music chart show featuring videos and performances
How Top of the Pops turned the credibility corner and showed punk and new wave bands.
Music show mixing clips from the Top of the Pops archives with exclusive live performances
Lars Tharp visits China to explore why its porcelain vases are so famous and expensive.
Andrew Graham-Dixon explores the ancient Christian practice of preserving holy relics.
Art historian Dr Nina Ramirez reveals the codes and messages hidden in Anglo-Saxon art.
Ancient treasures of the Indian sub-continent that have shaped the modern Indian world.
Andrew Hussey looks at the art and history of an extraordinary French institution.
An epic detective story that reveals the amazing truth of the boy behind the golden mask.