David Bintley on how British ballet was forged during the Second World War.
5/6 Historian Richard Holmes reviews the strategic importance of the Battle for Arras in 1940.
Examining the extravagant castles and palaces created by King Ludwig II of Bavaria.
4/6 Richard Holmes walks through fields where the Battle of the Somme took place.
The home movies of the enthusiasts who helped to save Britain's inland waterways.
3/4 Through the mountains and jungles of Colombia, Dr Jago Cooper goes in search of El Dorado.
23/25 Michael Portillo visits the amazing Cromlech stones of Dundalk.
3/6 Richard Holmes looks at the British retreat from Mons in 1914.
Vanessa Collingridge travels in the footsteps of legendary explorer Captain James Cook.
3/10 A look at the global implications of the war, particularly on the African continent.