1. Knights of the Road: The Highwayman's Story...
Though romanticised in literature, the highwayman became a social menace on the roads.
First shown: 23 Nov 2015
2. The 18th Century
Monty Don arrives in the 18th century, an age that gave rise to the landscape garden.
First shown: 22 Nov 2015
Documentary exploring the dramatic downfall and execution of Anne Boleyn in 1536.
First shown: 23 May 2013
A new, adventurous and epic film by Adam Curtis.
First shown: 25 Jan 2015
The 1990s and 2000s, when goods got cheaper, fashion faster and supermarkets smarter.
First shown: 9 Sep 2013
The story of six men from the Fifth Royal Tank Regiment who fought during World War II.
First shown: 6 Jan 2013
Series 2: 10. The Spirit of the Sixties
The emergence of youth cultures and a flourishing creativity in the music industry.
First shown: 8 Oct 2013
1. Heart of Oak
How victory over the Armada turned an impoverished England into a seafaring nation.
First shown: 15 Jan 2010
How the Allies used 3D photographs to thwart the Nazis' super-weapons.
First shown: 15 May 2011
Anita Anand tells the largely unknown story of Princess Sophia Duleep Singh.
3. Safe as Houses
Historian Amanda Vickery reveals how the 18th-century home was constantly under threat.
First shown: 16 Dec 2010
Series 3: 3. Island Solitude: The Summer Isles, Handa and the Shiants...
Paul Murton crosses the Sea of the Hebrides to explore the remote Shiant Islands.
First shown: 21 Sep 2015
2. In with the Old
This episode explores how working-class voices have risen and been absorbed into the elite
First shown: 11 Nov 2015
How our views and understanding of Roman Britain have changed and evolved over time.
First shown: 17 Feb 2015
1. The New British Empire
Dominic Sandbrook explores British postwar culture.
First shown: 4 Nov 2015
1. The 17th Century
Monty Don uncovers the extraordinary stories behind Britain's 17th-century gardens.
First shown: 15 Nov 2015
The story of the Celts' last stand against the Roman army - a revolt led by Queen Boudicca
First shown: 19 Oct 2015
2. Buille Bhàsmhor (The Death of Lenin)
How Stalin gained control after Lenin's death.
First shown: 16 Oct 2010
3. Modern Victorians
How postwar culture demonstrated many of the same anxieties as Victorian Britain.
First shown: 18 Nov 2015
A celebration of the golden age of air travel when Britain ruled the skies.
First shown: 28 Oct 2009