2/3 Michael Wood uncovers the story of Alfred's daughter Aethelflaed, the ruler of Mercia. (R)
How a choir of Jewish prisoners defiantly performed Verdi's Requiem in front of the Nazis. (R)
Six young people trace their family histories in post-war Britain. (R)
2/10 John Sergeant drops in on the new owners of Charles Dickens's favourite holiday home. (R)
BBC Two except Wales
BBC Two Wales
17/20 Michael Portillo visits an agricultural implement works with its own railway sidings.
4/4 Julian Richards returns to the excavation of two early Anglo-Saxon cemeteries. (R)
2/3 How a lot of cultural energy was devoted to the pursuit of pleasure in the Rococo age.
2/3 How a lot of cultural energy was devoted to the pursuit of pleasure in the Rococo age. (R)
Wednesday 29 January 2014