3/3 Alastair Sooke charts the fall of the Roman Empire through some of its artistic treasures. (R)
Her Majesty the Queen marks the occasion of her diamond jubilee, from 20 March 2012.
3/3 How Vienna's artists brought their own highly-sexed version of Art Nouveau to the city. (R)
Documentary about the saxophonist Sonny Rollins, built around his 80th birthday concert. (R)
Dr Chris Ballinger discusses his book House of Lords 1911-2011: A Century of Non-Reform.
Caroline Spelman MP, Lord McNally and Baroness Bakewell choose the books of the year.
Mark D'Arcy in discussion with Robert Shepherd about his book, Westminster: A Biography.
3/13 Robert Webb reveals his favourite bits from the hit movies of recent times - the mistakes. (R)
Carolyn Quinn discovers how Dickens was inspired by his time as a Westminster journalist.
How Top of the Pops turned the credibility corner and showed punk and new wave bands.
BBC Radio Ulster presenter Ralph McLean speaks openly about his lifelong love of music. (R)
BBC Two Northern Ireland only
Kirsty Wark speaks to Glasgow's famous son just before his 70th birthday.
Mark D'Arcy in discussion with Douglas Carswell MP about latest book.
Jools Holland recalls the journey that took him from the East End to the BBC and beyond. (R)
How Top of the Pops turned the credibility corner and showed punk and new wave bands. (R)
The late Robin Gibb speaks to the BBC in an interview from January 2011. (R)
Led Zeppelin's guitarist Jimmy Page joins Kirsty Lang for a fireside chat about his music. (R)
BBC News Channel
Saturday 5 January 2013