Clip description Keywords
Affordable housing
Affordable housing

Duration: 02:01

How is increased need for affordable housing being met through housing associations and private providers?

 
Asylum: Border Control
Asylum: Border Control

Duration: 04:16

A UK Border Control Agency inspector illustrates how he detects and prevents illegal immigration into the UK.

 
Asylum: making an asylum decision
Asylum: making an asylum decision

Duration: 04:25

An insight into how asylum decisions are made, through the work of Asylum Case Owner Dora Day.

 
Asylum: seeking asylum
Asylum: seeking asylum

Duration: 04:55

Three asylum seekers discuss the process of applying for asylum in the UK.

 
Asylum: three generations of refugees
Asylum: three generations of refugees

Duration: 05:47

Three generations of refugees relate their experiences.

 
Becoming a British citizen
Becoming a British citizen

Duration: 06:13

How to become a British citizen and get a passport by completing a citizenship test. The stories and views of different people taking the test are told.

 
British citizenship ceremony
British citizenship ceremony

Duration: 06:39

Diarmaid MacCulloch investigates what it means to be a British citizen.

 
Changes in community life in the UK
Changes in community life in the UK

Duration: 03:05

New research suggests the UK is a nation of lonely hearts, with traditional community life fading away over the past 30 years.

 
Choices - racial assault drama  (pt 4/4)
Choices - racial assault drama (pt 4/4)

Duration: 02:05

Extract from drama 'Choices' in which a young Asian boy is the victim of a racist attack.

 
Choices - racial assault drama (pt 1/4)
Choices - racial assault drama (pt 1/4)

Duration: 05:03

Extracts from drama 'Choices' in which a young Asian boy is the victim of a racist attack.

 
Choices - racial assault drama (pt 2/4)
Choices - racial assault drama (pt 2/4)

Duration: 04:45

Extract from drama 'Choices' in which a young Asian boy is the victim of a violent racist attack.

 
Choices - racial assault drama (pt 3/4)
Choices - racial assault drama (pt 3/4)

Duration: 04:47

Extract from drama 'Choices' in which a young Asian boy is the victim of a racist attack.

 
Council housing in Edinburgh
Council housing in Edinburgh

Duration: 02:25

A case study compares the pros and cons of both social housing and the private sector. This clip is from 2006 when property prices were rising quickly.

 
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 1/7)
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 1/7)

Duration: 05:03

Reya El-Salahi, a British teenager, goes to Israel in an attempt to explore her mixed heritage and find out more about everyday life in the country.

 
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 2/7)
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 2/7)

Duration: 07:50

Reya El-Salahi visits a Jewish settlement and hears about the murder of a Jewish family by Palestinians from a nearby village.

 
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 3/7)
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 3/7)

Duration: 06:58

Reya El-Salahi investigates life in the Israeli army.

 
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 4/7)
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 4/7)

Duration: 04:24

Reya El-Salahi, a mixed race Arab-Israeli girl visits several religious sites in Israel, of both Jewish and Islamic importance. She encounters problems when trying to visit the holy sites, and discusses how being mixed race can cause problems.

 
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 5/7)
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 5/7)

Duration: 10:58

Reya El-Salahi visits the West Bank, meeting with those who believe in Palestinian rights, and explores the Israeli response to Palestinian protests.

 
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 6/7)
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 6/7)

Duration: 05:12

Reya El-Salahi meets a survivor of four suicide bombings in Israel, who is still able to look at both sides of the conflict.

 
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 7/7)
Exploring mixed heritage, religion and politics in the Middle East (pt 7/7)

Duration: 08:34

Reya El-Salahi visits the Gaza Strip, one of the Middle East's danger spots. She talks to Hamas extremists and explores life in Gaza.

 
Female workers suffer in a recession
Female workers suffer in a recession

Duration: 02:51

Female workers make up the bulk of part-time and agency jobs that are the first to be cut when firms need to save money.

 
Fundraising for charity
Fundraising for charity

Duration: 01:12

Competitors take part in the annual Maldon Mud Race in freezing temperatures.

 
Gang Life (pt 1/3)
Gang Life (pt 1/3)

Duration: 16:08

The effect that joining a gang can have on the families who lose children to the associated violence and the battle of 13 year old Segun as he tries to avoid the lure of gang life.

 
Gang Life - Cee-jay's story (pt 3/3)
Gang Life - Cee-jay's story (pt 3/3)

Duration: 09:11

Ceejay’s Story follows a former gang member as she struggles to leave the world of gangs behind her.

 
Gang Life - Segun's story (pt 2/3)
Gang Life - Segun's story (pt 2/3)

Duration: 08:03

The battle of 13 year old Segun as he tries to avoid the lure of gang life.

 
Housing - Right to Buy scheme
Housing - Right to Buy scheme

Duration: 02:31

A look at shifting ownership from rented council housing to home ownership under the Right to Buy scheme.

 
Housing and debt
Housing and debt

Duration: 00:58

What are the results of disparity between property prices and income?

 
How do you bring a divided community together?
How do you bring a divided community together?

Duration: 09:26

An introduction to some of the measures taken to improve relations in Northern Ireland's divided community.

 
Interviewing the leader of the Taliban (audio)
Interviewing the leader of the Taliban (audio)

Duration: 09:01

Pakistani journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai has met the Taliban leader Mullah Omar on several occasions.

 
Is education a solution to inequality?
Is education a solution to inequality?

Duration: 02:09

An examination of Scottish Initiatives to encourage young people from deprived areas to move into work or further education.

 
Offside - racial assault drama (pt 1/4)
Offside - racial assault drama (pt 1/4)

Duration: 03:52

Extract from drama 'Offside' in which a series of incidents, initiated by racial tensions, culminate in a serious assault.

 
Offside - racial assault drama (pt 2/4)
Offside - racial assault drama (pt 2/4)

Duration: 03:57

Extract from drama 'Offside' in which a series of incidents, initiated by racial tensions, culminate in a serious assault. Here the footballers close ranks and agree their story.

 
Offside - racial assault drama (pt 3/4)
Offside - racial assault drama (pt 3/4)

Duration: 03:37

Extract from drama 'Offside' in which a series of incidents, initiated by racial tensions, culminate in a serious assault. Here Shoaib has torn loyalties between his team mates and his gut feelings.

 
Offside - racial assault drama (pt 4/4)
Offside - racial assault drama (pt 4/4)

Duration: 05:08

Shoaib decides to inform the police and is ostracised by his team mates.

 
Publication of the Wolfenden Report on homosexuality (audio)
Publication of the Wolfenden Report on homosexuality (audio)

Duration: 08:59

In 1957 a government committee shocked Britain by calling for homosexuality to be legal.

 
Samantha Smith asks for world peace (audio)
Samantha Smith asks for world peace (audio)

Duration: 09:00

When a young American girl wrote to the leader of the USSR calling for world peace, she received a surprising response.

 
School pupils on feeling British
School pupils on feeling British

Duration: 01:31

Pupils at Northumberland Park School in north London talk about whether they feel British.

 
Seeking Refuge – Navid’s journey from Iran
Seeking Refuge – Navid’s journey from Iran

Duration: 04:23

An animated documentary exploring the personal experiences of 16 year old refugee Navid, who at five years old fled his home in Iran and came to the UK.

 
Seeking Refuge – Rachel’s journey from a country in Eurasia
Seeking Refuge – Rachel’s journey from a country in Eurasia

Duration: 05:05

An animated documentary describing the experiences of 17 year old Rachel who escaped her country of origin after years of persecution.

 
Social exclusion
Social exclusion

Duration: 00:41

What does it mean to be socially excluded?

 
Social issues: ill health and government responses
Social issues: ill health and government responses

Duration: 03:09

How can the longterm unemployed be helped back to work?

 
Social issues: young people from deprived areas
Social issues: young people from deprived areas

Duration: 02:11

The negative effects on living in a deprived area and its impact on young people is examined.

 
Stonewall riots, 1969 (audio)
Stonewall riots, 1969 (audio)

Duration: 08:59

When the New York police raided the Stonewall nightclub in June 1969, the riots which followed marked the birth of the gay rights movement in the USA.

 
The Battle of Cable Street remembered (audio)
The Battle of Cable Street remembered (audio)

Duration: 08:59

How ordinary Londoners protested against British fascism in October 1936.

 
The exile of Ugandan Asians by Idi Amin, 1972 (audio)
The exile of Ugandan Asians by Idi Amin, 1972 (audio)

Duration: 08:59

In 1972 President Idi Amin announced that he was expelling all Asian people from Uganda.

 
Where's the UK's only land border with the EU?
Where's the UK's only land border with the EU?

Duration: 03:40

The changes in the importance of Newry, the UK's only land border with a Euro zone country.

 

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