1/5 Richard Mabey tells the story of a lifetime of weather.
20/30 Martin Carver discusses Aethelflaed, lady of the Mercians and King Alfred's daughter.
19/30 Michael Wood discusses Alfred the Great, King of Wessex and king of the Anglo-Saxons.
18/30 Geoffrey Robertson assesses the ideas, influence and legacy of Anglo-Saxon lawmakers.
17/30 Clare Stancliffe discusses Wilfred, the bishop who introduced music into the liturgy.
16/30 Mary Garrison discusses the scholar Alcuin, regarded as 'the most learned man anywhere'.
15/30 Professor Thomas Charles-Edwards discusses Offa, who was King of Mercia from 757 to 796 AD
14/30 Jinty Nelson explains how the court of King Alfred was run and how he rewarded his thegns.
12/30 Scholar of the Anglo-Saxons Lilian Groves explores the life and times of St Bede.
5/5 Writer Richard Hamblyn considers the cultural afterlife of Albert Einstein.