Historian Margaret MacMillan chronicles the road to war in 1914.
Jarvis Cocker uncovers an album made by Sir John Betjeman in 1974.
Nobel Laureate poet Derek Walcott talks about his life and work at home on St Lucia.
Historical investigation programme, taking a document as a starting point
Horatio Clare walks with former soldiers to see the Welsh mountains through their eyes.
Series exploring ordinary people's links with the past
Our relationship with plants: a major new history by Kew's science director Kathy Willis.
Jonathan Freedland presents the series that looks for the past behind the present.
Ian Hislop celebrates the sharp barbs of Alexander Pope and the 18th-century satirists.
Series looking at key events in history, as told by the people who were there
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