1/3 In 1714, Britain shipped in a ready-made royal family from the German state of Hanover. (R)
31/50 Riots in Brixton and Toxteth, the New Romantics and skirt-ripping at Eurovision. (R)
BBC Radio 2
1/6 A British family experiences 1950s life: a poky kitchen and a diet including dried eggs. (R)
BBC Two except Scotland
2/3 Simon Sebag Montefiore explores the last centuries of Christian Byzantium. (R)
Journalist Myriam François-Cerrah marks the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre. (R)
History as told by the people who were there.
BBC Radio 4
Ros Ball takes a brief look at the chief architect of the battle of Waterloo. (R)
1/10 John descends under Tower Bridge to witness Victorian engineering at its most impressive. (R)
How can we separate real science from mumbo jumbo? Physicist Tara Shears investigates.