22/30 The story of an 18th-century couple who spend life doing up their magnificent houses.
How did the world begin? Jessica Frazier canvases the views of the great religions.
21/30 One celebrity divorce was quite the scandal, because the husband was the prime minister.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the origins of everything.
1/2 Barry Norman on the changing experience of British cinema going over the last century.
20/30 The story of two different widowers and their desperate search for a new wife.
19/30 How the richest widow in 18th-century England spent her late husband's coal fortune.
4/4 Melvyn Bragg examines the 800-year legacy of Magna Carta.
18/30 What 18th-century home life held for spinsters. As many as one in five women never married
3/4 Melvyn Bragg discovers what happened to Magna Carta in the aftermath of Runnymede in 1215.
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