7/7 Simon Schama examines the relationship between Queen Elizabeth I and her cousin Mary. (R)
Watch from start
A trip through Depression-era America in search of the true story of Bonnie and Clyde. (R)
Martin Palmer traverses England to explore the mysteries surrounding the Knights Templar.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
2/3 England loses the upper hand until Henry V turns the tide at the battle of Agincourt. (R)
Jonathan Freedland on attitudes to young people who volunteer to fight in foreign wars.
BBC Radio 4
Prof Kathy Willis examines Charles Darwin's use of orchids as a scientific tool.
BBC Radio 4 FM only
The tsar orders a full mobilisation of the Russian army.
John Sergeant celebrates the Lancaster and the people whose lives were associated with it. (R)
BBC Two except Scotland
17/50 History short looking at dances of the world.
Little-known Ulster-Scots stories and well-known historical events from a new perspective. (R)
BBC Radio Foyle