1/3 A look at how drama in Athens was deeply connected to Athenian democracy. (R)
9/10 John Sergeant visits the Victorian seaside resort of Saltburn-by-the Sea. (R)
3/3 Kieran Long revisits Coldbrook Farm and Old Manor for an update on their restoration.
2/2 Looks at the part the Kaiser's erratic personality played in the isolation of Germany.
BBC Two except Scotland
2/3 Dr Clare Jackson examines the effects of the Wars of the Three Kingdoms.
BBC Two Scotland only
What really happened during the eruption of volcanic island Krakatoa in 1883. (R)
3/3 Waldemar Januszczak looks at the Rococo age's descent into madness. (R)
2/3 Simon Reeve travels from northern France to Spain, then crosses western Europe to Rome. (R)
Friday 7 February 2014