8/12 How the tram liberated overcrowded cities and ushered in the age of the commuter. (R)
Two people with albinism try to follow their dreams in the face of prejudice in Tanzania. (R)
BBC Two Scotland only
BBC Two Northern Ireland only
3/4 Julia tells how the Kennet & Avon was restored after being given a lottery heritage grant. (R)
1/2 Documentary exploring the science behind the most popular beauty and cosmetic treatments. (R)
4/10 Examining the films that recorded developments in the glamorous world of 1960s fashion. (R)
1/3 Neil Oliver explores the mysterious world of the Vikings' prehistoric ancestors. (R)
BBC One except Wales
4/20 Michael searches for the last liquorice grower in Pontefract and fishes for sea bass. (R)
1/4 How Christianity emerged into the Roman Empire as an artistic force in the third century. (R)
Revealing how thousands of Britons in 2012 are being forced to turn to charity for food. (R)
Following the world's youngest transsexual as she attempts to win Miss England 2012. (R)
1/12 Scotland's well-known walker Cameron McNeish heads out into the hills. (R)
2/12 Scotland's well-known walker Cameron McNeish heads out into the hills. (R)
5/20 Michael goes birdwatching and learns to decipher traditional knitting patterns in Filey. (R)
7/6 In preparation for a trip around Britain, Richard Wilson learns how to drive a manual car. (R)
2/3 Looking at how we can travel around the planet further and faster than ever before.
1/6 Clare Balding takes a cycle tour from Lynmouth to Ilfracombe via Little Switzerland. (R)
The competition to become 'Science Idol' of the Arab world.
Johnny Ball uses the Horizon archive to find out what science has learned about ageing. (R)
1/2 Night vision cameras discover the strange world of our problem sleepers.
Welcome to the world of Miss BBW, a thriving competition in the US now heading to Britain.
5/8 Poor people through the ages, beginning in Neolithic times and up to the present.
Michael Portillo travels from Berlin to the Rheingau, passing the Harz Mountains. (R)
BBC Two except Northern Ireland
2/3 Tobias Capwell celebrates the great age of armour during Henry VIII's reign. (R)
1/2 Documentary exploring the science behind the most popular beauty and cosmetic treatments.
Welcome to the world of Miss BBW, a thriving competition in the US now heading to Britain. (R)
2/11 Darryl Grimason finds out more about what lies on the seabed off Rathlin Island. (R)
BBC One Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD only
2/3 How the Victorians made the stiff upper lip a genuinely national characteristic. (R)
BBC One except Scotland
Thursday 29 November 2012