History - Highlights

    1. BBC Two

      Back in Time for Tea

      3/6 In the 60s, the Ellis family have never had it so good

      No more dripping – steak and chips, caravan holidays and pop music are on the menu.

      59 Mins

      Available for 27 days

    2. BBC Two

      PQ17: An Arctic Convoy Disaster

      Jeremy Clarkson tells the story of the Arctic convoys of WWII and their greatest disaster.

      60 Mins

      Available for 27 days

    1. BBC One

      Squaddies on the Frontline

      The experiences of some British soldiers stationed in Northern Ireland during the Troubles

      60 Mins

      Available for 28 days

    2. BBC Two

      Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit

      Episode 2

      Mary Beard explores the physical world of the Roman Empire.

      59 Mins

      Available for 26 days

    1. BBC Two

      Wellington: The Iron Duke Unmasked

      A personal portrait of the victor of Waterloo, drawing on his own vast correspondence.

      59 Mins

      Available for 28 days

    2. BBC Four

      Byzantium: A Tale of Three Cities

      Episode 1

      Simon Sebag Montefiore uncovers Istanbul's Greek roots.

      60 Mins

      Available for 27 days

    1. BBC Two

      Robert Campbell, Mountain Man

      A former Northern Ireland politician reveals his ancestor's rags-to-riches adventure story

      60 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    2. BBC One

      Julius Caesar Revealed

      Mary Beard is on a mission to uncover the real Caesar

      How did he become a one-man-ruler? Why was he killed? And how did he hide his bald patch?

      59 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    1. BBC Two

      The Birth of Empire: The East India Company

      Original Series: Episode 1

      Dan Snow travels in the footsteps of the company that helped create the British Empire.

      60 Mins

      Available for 14 days

    2. BBC Parliament

      Suffragette Allies

      Programme looking at the men who backed votes for women.

      30 Mins

      Available for 25 days

    1. BBC Four

      Stories from the Dark Earth: Meet the Ancestors Revisited

      1. Pagans of Roman Britain

      Julian Richards goes back to the excavation of two burials from Roman Britain.

      60 Mins

      Available for 6 days

    2. BBC Four

      How the Celts Saved Britain

      1. A New Civilisation

      How the Irish saved Britain from cultural oblivion during the Dark Ages of 400-800AD.

      60 Mins

      Available for 26 days

    1. BBC One

      Italy's Invisible Cities

      2. Venice

      Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott explore the watery wonderland of Venice.

      59 Mins

      Available for 17 days

    2. BBC Two

      The Man Who Told the Truth

      Uncovering the real story behind Charles Thomson, one of the Founding Fathers of the USA.

      59 Mins

      Available for 18 days