Mark Damazer celebrates 50 years of his favourite television quiz.
5/10 Laurence looks at the flamboyant and influential decorator, a superstar of the 1960s.
4/10 Laurence explores how marriage helped overcome design limitations in the post-war period.
3/3 Bettany Hughes ventures to the troubled borders of this massive empire.
3/10 Laurence considers how the post-war government urged the public to embrace 'good design'.
2/3 Bettany Hughes uses the latest archaeological evidence to learn about the Byzantine empire
The historian talks about the music which stirs strong emotion, including Tchaikovsky.
2/10 The modernist social experiment spawned the blocks of flats built in the early 1930s.
1/3 Bettany Hughes learns about what the treasures found in modern-day Istanbul can teach us.
1/10 Charles Francis Annesley Voysey created a modern national style of domestic architecture.