History - Highlights

    1. BBC Two

      Jane Austen: Behind Closed Doors

      The houses that shaped her

      Lucy Worsley traces the homes the author lived in, with revealing insights into her work.

      59 Mins

      Available for 28 days

    2. BBC Two

      Great British Railway Journeys

      Series 6: 1. Ayr to Stewarton

      From Ayr, Michael Portillo admires Ailsa Craig before getting to grips with curling.

      29 Mins

      Available for 23 days

    1. BBC Four

      Saints and Sinners: Britain's Millennium of Monasteries

      Episode 2

      How the monasteries' success and spectacular artistic achievement proved too good to last.

      60 Mins

      Available for 28 days

    2. BBC Two

      Inside Versailles

      6/10 Delve deeper into a world of aphrodisiacs and potions

      A closer look at the history behind Versailles with Kate Williams and Greg Jenner.

      10 Mins

      Available for 28 days

    1. BBC Four

      The First Georgians: The German Kings Who Made Britain

      Episode 1

      In 1714, Britain shipped in a ready-made royal family from the German state of Hanover.

      60 Mins

      Available for 24 days

    2. BBC One

      Tutankhamun: The Truth Uncovered

      An epic detective story that reveals the amazing truth of the boy behind the golden mask.

      60 Mins

      Available for 23 days

    1. BBC Four

      Masters of the Pacific Coast: The Tribes of the American Northwest

      2. Survival

      Jago reveals how an ancient cultural tradition managed to survive against the odds.

      60 Mins

      Available for 21 days

    2. BBC Two

      Morocco To Timbuktu: An Arabian Adventure

      2/2 To the City of Gold

      Alice takes on an epic camel trek to find the source of Timbuktu's legendary wealth.

      60 Mins

      Available for 23 days

    1. BBC Four

      Sound of Cinema: The Music that Made the Movies

      1/3 The Big Score

      Celebrating the cinema soundtrack, Neil Brand looks at the classic orchestral film score.

      60 Mins

      Available for 19 days

    2. BBC Four

      Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story

      1/3 A Question of Identity

      Gabriel Weston looks at the early forensic difficulties of identifying murder victims.

      60 Mins

      Available for 18 days

    1. BBC Four

      Fossil Wonderlands: Nature's Hidden Treasures

      1/3 Weird Wonders

      A fossilised seabed with bizarre lifeforms has revolutionised our understanding of life.

      60 Mins

      Available for 19 days

    2. BBC Two

      The Story of Scottish Art

      Episode 4

      A look at how Scottish art has wrestled with questions of identity over the last century.

      60 Mins

      Available for 17 days

    1. BBC Two

      Burma, My Father and the Forgotten Army

      Griff Rhys Jones: Dad's story

      In Ghana and Burma he learns of the West African army his father served alongside in WWII

      59 Mins

      Available for 22 days

    2. BBC One

      Dan Snow on Lloyd George: My Great-Great-Grandfather

      A very famous great-great-grandfather

      The historian looks back on the life and achievements of his illustrious ancestor.

      60 Mins

      Available for 18 days