2/4 Robert Bartlett unearths evidence of the complex passions of medieval men and women. (R)
1/3 There was an anxious mood in 1603 as a new royal dynasty rose to power. (R)
3/3 How generals have struggled to kit out their armies for battle and how to pay for it. (R)
2/3 Prof Mary Beard discovers the slum conditions in the world's first high-rise city.
2/4 How the Minoan civilisation on Crete was wiped out 3,500 years ago by a huge volcano. (R)
1/3 There was an anxious mood in 1603 as a new royal dynasty rose to power.
The story of the mastermind behind World War II's Great Escape, Roger Bushell. (R)
2/5 Jeremy continues by looking at how settlers spread the British way of doing things. (R)
BBC One Wales only
9/10 John Sergeant visits the Victorian seaside resort of Saltburn-by-the Sea. (R)
Wednesday 25 April 2012