Joe Queenan explores the story of the incorruptible federal agent Eliot Ness.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
3/5 What role did ladies of honour and ladies-in-waiting play in the life of Elizabeth I?
11/50 History short looking at tragedies during the 1950s. (R)
How attitudes to the Great War have changed from what they were in the aftermath of 1918.
BBC Two Scotland only
20/20 Michael Portillo discovers the history behind the extraordinary Pavilion at Brighton. (R)
5/10 Documenting the unprecedented upheavals in Britain's transport systems during the 1960s. (R)
BBC Two except Scotland
1/3 Drama-documentary recreating the life and loves of France's most famous king, Louis XIV. (R)
3/5 Exploring how Schumann's Scenes from Childhood were listened to by their first audiences.
BBC Radio 3