History - Highlights

    1. BBC Two

      1066: A Year to Conquer England

      Series 1: Episode 3

      The armies of Duke William and King Harold meet at battle in Sussex on 14 October 1066.

      59 Mins

      Available for 22 days

    2. BBC Two

      Britain at War: Imperial War Museum at 100

      Celebrity advocates explore ten key objects from the Imperial War Museums's collection.

      59 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    1. BBC Four

      She-Wolves: England's Early Queens

      3. Jane, Mary and Elizabeth

      How the Tudor queens Jane, Mary and Elizabeth struggled with a crown made for a male head.

      60 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    2. BBC One

      Who Do You Think You Are?

      Series 9: 3. Patrick Stewart

      Patrick Stewart investigates his father's extraordinary war career.

      59 Mins

      Available for 28 days

    1. BBC Four

      Britain's Outlaws: Highwaymen, Pirates and Rogues

      2. Pirates

      Charting the devastating impact pirates had during an era of colonial expansion.

      60 Mins

      Available for 24 days

    2. BBC Two

      Timewatch

      2008-2009: 10. WWI Aces Falling

      The story of Edward Mannock and James McCudden, two of Britain's fighter aces in WWI.

      59 Mins

      Available for 21 days

    1. BBC Four

      Britain in Focus: A Photographic History

      Series 1: Episode 3

      How the colour boom and digital revolution have shaped modern British photography.

      60 Mins

      Available for 29 days

    2. BBC Four

      The Century That Wrote Itself

      1. The Written Self

      Tracing our modern sense of self back to when ordinary people first took up the quill.

      60 Mins

      Available for 26 days

    1. BBC One

      Wales in the Nineties

      4. A Fighting Spirit

      The story of the economic regeneration of Wales and the people who helped bring it about.

      30 Mins

      Available for 27 days

    2. BBC Four

      Madame Tussaud: A Legend in Wax

      Last Chance

      The remarkable true story of the woman behind the worldwide waxworks empire.

      60 Mins

      Available until Sat 10pm

    1. BBC Four

      How to Get Ahead

      1. At Medieval Court

      Stephen Smith finds out what it took to get ahead at the court of Richard II.

      60 Mins

      Available for 26 days

    2. BBC Four

      Britain's Pompeii: A Village Lost in Time

      Alice Roberts joins the team excavating a 3,000-year-old Bronze Age village in the Fens.

      60 Mins

      Available for 6 days

    1. BBC Four

      The Bridges That Built London with Dan Cruickshank

      Dan Cruickshank explores the secrets of the bridges that have made London what it is.

      60 Mins

      Available for 21 days

    2. BBC Four

      The French Revolution: Tearing up History

      Last Chance

      Dr Richard Clay retells the history of the French Revolution through the story of its art.

      60 Mins

      Available until Sat 11pm

    1. BBC Four

      Timeshift

      Series 15: 4. The People's Liners - Britain's Lost Pleasure Fleets

      A voyage in the company of passengers and crew of the country's vintage steamers.

      60 Mins

      Available for 6 days

    2. BBC Two

      Nazis: A Warning from History

      6. Fighting to the End

      Fear and hatred of Bolshevism drove many Germans to fight to the bitter end.

      50 Mins

      Available for 16 days

    1. BBC Four

      The Real Tom Thumb: History's Smallest Superstar

      Michael Grade reveals the story of the world's first global show business celebrity.

      90 Mins

      Available for 7 days

    2. BBC One

      Who Do You Think You Are?

      Series 13: 10. Sophie Raworth

      BBC News presenter Sophie Raworth discovers a tragic but inspiring tale.

      59 Mins

      Available for 23 days