Tony Robinson tells the story of Thor Heyerdahl’s epic raft journey across the Pacific.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Melvyn Braggs and guests discuss the history of ideas around love.
BBC Radio 4
5/5 How the age's great technological advances were used to capture criminals.
1/2 Historian David Olusoga uncovers the untold stories of Britain's slave owners. (R)
Ros Ball takes a brief look at the chief architect of the battle of Waterloo.
8/12 Alex and Peter go to sea in an Edwardian trawler. (R)
37/50 History short looking at extraordinary women. (R)
Colin Murphy looks at how the natives have rebelled. (R)
BBC Two Northern Ireland only
Pete Wilson explores the characters and communities that make Gloucestershire great.
BBC Radio Gloucestershire