Linda explores the acts of union required to sustain the allegiance of British emigrants.
Jonathan Freedland takes the long view of the working poor.
Linda Colley explores Britain's relationship with America from the 1600s onwards.
In 1995, Ken Saro-Wiwa and eight other activists were executed by the Nigerian regime.
2/3 Linda examines the four nations that make up the British Isles and their relationships.
Linda Colley explores Ireland's relations with its neighbours over the centuries.
Linda Colley explores the compromises made when Scotland was subsumed into Great Britain.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Battle of Tours of 732.
Linda Colley explores the principality, which is not represented on the Union Jack.
The British work camps that time forgot, and the return of the Diggers to a London suburb.
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