Simon Weston celebrates and commemorates the history of the Welsh Guards. (R)
BBC Radio Wales
1/4 Revisiting the heyday of the Scottish historical drama, including Rob Roy and Kidnapped. (R)
BBC One Scotland, Scotland HD only
16/50 History short looking at movie stars including Hitchcock and Ingrid Berman. (R)
1/3 Egyptian writer Tarek Osman examines the history of this desert kingdom.
BBC Radio 4
7/10 Edinburgh hosts the Commonwealth Games and the chart hits include Falco's Rock Me Amadeus. (R)
1/3 Amanda Vickery examines the origins of the suffragette movement. (R)
BBC Two except Northern Ireland, Scotland
2/3 How the monasteries' success and spectacular artistic achievement proved too good to last. (R)
BBC Two Scotland only
26/30 Heather Couper looks at William Herschel's discovery of infrared radiation 200 years ago.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
1/5 Lindsay Duncan reads from Hilary Spurling's biography of American writer Pearl Buck.