The latest news, exploring the day's events from a global perspective.
11/25 Michael Portillo visits the first locomotive factory in the world. (R)
Bettany Hughes shows how the legend of Atlantis was inspired by a real historical event. (R)
2/3 How music came under state control in the 1930s and serialism took over after the war.
How the founders of a file sharing site were taken to court by the entertainment industry.
7/10 A look at how the British have been in love with model railways for more than a century. (R)
4/6 Bob tricks his way on to TV, but a news report makes him a laughing stock. (R)
Current artists recreate the session that resulted in the Beatles album Please Please Me. (R)
Paul McCartney performs a selection hits and newer solo songs at the Roundhouse in London. (R)
2/3 How music came under state control in the 1930s and serialism took over after the war. (R)
Wednesday 20 February 2013