1. Evening

    1. 19:00
      World News Today
      04/08/2015

      The latest news, exploring the day's events from a global perspective.

    2. 19:30
      Great British Railway Journeys
      Series 5: 13. Wokingham to Bradford-on-Avon

      Michael learns how the railways fuelled the development of the modern printing press.

    3. 20:00
      Great British Railway Journeys
      Series 5: 14. Chippenham to Gloucester

      Michael Portillo finds out why Gloucester station became known for lost luggage.

    4. 20:30
      Hive Minds
      4. Misinformed v Mavericks

      The last of the first-round heats features Team Misinformed versus Mavericks.

    5. 21:00
      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.

    6. 22:00
      Climbing Everest with a Mountain on My Back: The Sherpa's Story

      The reality of the daily lives of the Sherpas who help mountaineers climb Everest.

    7. 23:00
      Precision: The Measure of All Things
      1. Time and Distance

      Professor Marcus du Sautoy explores measurement by looking at the metre and the second.

  2. Late

    1. 00:00
      Byzantium: A Tale of Three Cities
      Episode 2

      Simon Sebag Montefiore explores the last centuries of Christian Byzantium.

    2. 01:00
      Hive Minds
      4. Misinformed v Mavericks

      The last of the first-round heats features Team Misinformed versus Mavericks.

    3. 01:30
      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.

    4. 02:30
      Climbing Everest with a Mountain on My Back: The Sherpa's Story

      The reality of the daily lives of the Sherpas who help mountaineers climb Everest.