Recounting Welshman Ron Jones's wartime experience as a prisoner of war in Auschwitz.
BBC One Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD, Scotland, Scotland HD only
2/30 Astronomer Heather Couper on the importance of the sun to ancient agrarian society.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Billy Kay explores the strong links between espionage and diplomacy in Scottish history. (R)
BBC Radio Scotland
Historian Justin Champion on 17th-century polymath Francis Bacon.
BBC Radio 4
4/20 In South Wales, Melvyn Bragg looks back to the 1930s and salutes Britain's coal miners. (R)
BBC Two Scotland only
BBC Two except Scotland
Obituary to Sir Winston Churchill on the 50th anniversary of his death. (R)
8/10 Sir David Cannadine explores Winston Churchill's vexed relationship with money. (R)
3/30 Our ancestors mapped the stories of their mythology onto the constellations in the sky.
Martin Gilbert explores the period between victory at El Alamein and V-E Day. (R)
18/20 Michael Portillo investigates a historic fire at Blenheim Palace.
17/50 History short looking at dances of the world. (R)
A trip through Depression-era America in search of the true story of Bonnie and Clyde. (R)
Jeremy Paxman examines whether Churchill's legacy still has resonance today.
2/2 Tim McGarry reviews the history of the Ulster Scots and tries his hand at the language. (R)
BBC One Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD only
A look at the origins of Magna Carta, a document underpinning British liberties since 1215 (R)
BBC Two England, HD only
BBC Two except England, HD