Documentary series exploring the harsh working environments endured by Alaska's fishermen
The remarkable achievements of four brothers from Ness, Isle of Lewis.
1968 series looking at young people at a time of change in their lives.
Profile of Brian Wilson, the controversial journalist, businessman and politician.
Darcey Bussell discovers a tale of broken dreams behind Audrey Hepburn's image.
Reflecting on the career of the man once described as Britain's most controversial comic.
Profile of the singer and actress. With contributions from friends, family and colleagues.
A programme marking one hundred years since the birth of poet Dylan Thomas.
The life of trade union leader and human rights campaigner Inez McCormack.
1965 series profiling 13 Americans, with insights into their professions and industries.
Documentary telling the story behind the success of Julie Walters.
A look at some true legends from the world of music.
Mark Lawson in conversation with famous personalities from all walks of life
1985 series telling six stories of human courage, expertise and spirit.
Emma Glasbey tells the story of right-to-die campaigner Debbie Purdy's final year.
Biographer AN Wilson goes in search of the secretive man behind the Narnia books.
Live announcements of the nominees for the 87th Academy Awards. With Gavin Esler.
Documentary about the Polish daredevil war correspondent and author Ryszard Kapuscinski.
A tribute to comedian Rik Mayall, who left a body of work that spanned four decades.
Robert Plant discusses his musical journey from Stourbridge to superstardom.
Series looking at benefits thieves and the people who actually deserve government help.
Film telling the life story of the dancer, actor, singer and civil rights campaigner.
John Betjeman recalls in vivid detail the agonies and the delights of growing up. (1976)
A look back at television appearances by legends of the silver screen.
Tom Service delves into the life and times of Mozart to try and rediscover his greatness.
A tribute to the oldest surviving volunteer serviceman of the First World War.
Documentary exploring the life and career of Elton John, from childhood to musical heyday.
Actors look back at their career, with testimony from friends and colleagues.
Series charting life around Cairngorm
Alan Whicker interviews billionaire J. Paul Getty at his home in Surrey. (1963)
Interviews with notable Gaels
The role of women in times of family crisis and trauma
Phone-in and debate on the day's big stories