History - Highlights

    1. BBC Two

      Egyptian Journeys with Dan Cruickshank

      1. Secrets of the Tomb Builders

      Dan visits the underground tombs in the Valley of the Kings.

      28 Mins

      Available for 29 days

    2. BBC Two

      The Queen Mary: Greatest Ocean Liner

      Exploring the eventful life of the Clyde-built ship RMS Queen Mary.

      60 Mins

      Available for 29 days

    1. BBC One

      The Victorians

      Series 1: 3. Having It All

      How railways, factories, and military might made Britain the richest country in the world.

      60 Mins

      Available for 29 days

    2. BBC One

      The Coronation

      The Queen shares her memories of the ceremony

      An entirely new perspective on this world-famous event, marking the 65th anniversary.

      60 Mins

      Available for 28 days

    1. BBC Two

      Henry VIII's Enforcer: The Rise and Fall of Thomas Cromwell

      Thomas Cromwell is revealed as a revolutionary who laid the foundations of modern Britain.

      60 Mins

      Available for 24 days

    2. BBC Four

      Timeshift

      Series 16: 4. Booze, Beans & Bhajis: The Story of the Corner Shop

      The growing and shifting fortunes of the British corner shop over the past 70 years.

      60 Mins

      Available for 24 days

    1. BBC Four

      Hidden Killers

      Series 1: 2. New Hidden Killers of the Victorian Home

      Suzannah Lipscomb reveals the killers that lurked in every room of the Victorian home.

      60 Mins

      Available for 29 days

    2. BBC Two

      Fit to Rule: How Royal Illness Changed History

      Original Series: 1. Tudors to Stuarts: From Gods to Men

      Lucy Worsley explores the medical histories of the Tudor and Stuart dynasties.

      60 Mins

      Available for 16 days

    1. BBC Two

      Neil Armstrong - First Man on the Moon

      Documentary telling the life story of the first man to set foot on the moon.

      60 Mins

      Available for 21 days

    2. BBC Four

      Churchill's First World War

      Drama-documentary about Winston Churchill's experiences during the First World War.

      90 Mins

      Available for 21 days

    1. BBC Two

      Workers or Shirkers? Ian Hislop's Victorian Benefits

      Ian Hislop provides an entertaining look at Victorian attitudes to welfare.

      59 Mins

      Available for 15 days

    2. BBC One

      Dan Snow on Lloyd George: My Great-Great-Grandfather

      Dan Snow traces the story of his forebear, Liberal prime minister David Lloyd George.

      60 Mins

      Available for 14 days

    1. BBC Two

      Andrew Marr's The Making of Modern Britain

      1. A New Dawn

      At the dawn of the 20th century, Britain was mourning the death of Queen Victoria.

      58 Mins

      Available for 9 days

    2. BBC One

      The Miners Who Made Us

      A special celebration of the history of coal mining in Wales.

      60 Mins

      Available for 20 days