6/6 Fred Dibnah examines the skill of Britain's shipbuilders and machine engineers. (R)
The British cabinet is split over whether to join the war.
BBC Radio 4
1/3 The story of 1914-18 based on the letters and journals of those who lived through WWI.
1/6 Little known stories from Scotland's past. In this episode, the Ibrox disaster of 1902. (R)
3/3 How the final era of the Egyptian Empire saw its art enjoy revival and rebirth. (R)
1/2 Melvyn Bragg looks at the life of John Ball, who led the misnamed Peasants' Revolt in 1381
Jarvis Cocker uncovers an album made by Sir John Betjeman in 1974. (R)
Pete Wilson explores the characters and communities that make Gloucestershire great.
BBC Radio Gloucestershire
Alan visits Hatfield House to examine the famous parterres and the use of perspective. (R)