History 63 available programmes
- The First Anglo-Saxons
Julian Richards returns to the excavation of two early Anglo-Saxon cemeteries.
- The Luxe Experience
How 1920s and 30s architecture and design created and reflected the spirit of the age.
- Swansea City: The Fall and Rise
Charting the fortunes of crisis-stricken Swansea City AFC after it was rescued by fans.
- Small is Beautiful
How a band of visionaries rescued narrow gauge railways that once served our industries.
- The First World War from Above
The story of the Great War told from a unique new aerial perspective.
- The Last Day of World War One
Michael Palin tells the stories of the last soldiers to die in the First World War.
- The Somme: Secret Tunnel Wars
Archaeologists examine a labyrinth built by British troops beneath the Somme battlefield.
- The Flying Archaeologist
The Thames: Secret War
Ben Robinson reveals the newly discovered network of trenches on the Hoo peninsula.
- Ice Age Giants
Land of the Sabre-tooth
Professor Alice Roberts is on the trail of Ice Age beasts including the sabre-toothed cat.
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- She-Wolves: England's Early Queens
Jane, Mary and Elizabeth
How the Tudor queens Jane, Mary and Elizabeth struggled with a crown made for a male head.
- William Mudge's Ordnance Survey
Nicholas Crane reproduces the triangulation methods of Mudge's original map of 1809.
- A History of Scotland
Series 1 - The Last of the Free
Neil Oliver reveals the mystery of how the Gaelic Scottish Kingdom - Alba - was born.
- Dornier 17: The Fall and Rise of a German Bomber
The story of the plan to salvage a survival of World War Two from the English Channel.
- Regency Life: 3 Lives in 1 Day
Actress Charlotte Ritchie lifts the lid on a typical day for three Regency-era people.
- Country Living
How new technologies and production methods changed the face of agriculture in the 1960s.
- Roundhead or Cavalier: Which One Are You?
How Britain is still defined by the battle between metaphorical Cavaliers and Roundheads.
Dam Busters: The Race to Smash the German Dams
A fresh look at the legendary 1943 mission that, extraordinarily, almost never happened.
- The Power of the Past
How attention turned from civilisation and kings to the search for the common man.
- The Dambusters: 70 Years On
Dan Snow presents from RAF Scampton, a tribute to WWII's daring Dambusters raid.
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- Fit to Rule: How Royal Illness Changed History
Tudors to Stuarts: From Gods to Men
Lucy Worsley explores the medical histories of the Tudor and Stuart dynasties.
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