Popular history series where the past connects with the present.
Tue 4 Feb 2020
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence explore historical connections to today's big issues.
Tue 28 Jan 2020
Tom and Iszi meet the cineasts who help us understand history and the history of cinema.
Tue 21 Jan 2020
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence look at major milestones in flight in the past millennium.
Tue 14 Jan 2020
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence explore the historical connections to today's big issues.
Tue 7 Jan 2020
Iszi Lawrence and Tom Holland with the latest research that's Making History.
Tue 31 Dec 2019
Tue 17 Dec 2019
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence look at the roots of nationalism and how it shaped history.
Tue 10 Dec 2019
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence are back to explore more historical connections.
Tue 19 Feb 2019
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence explore stories revealed by history’s lines and linkages.
Tue 12 Feb 2019
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence look at historical aspects of living on the breadline.
Tue 5 Feb 2019
Tue 29 Jan 2019
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence explore stories revealed by history's lines and linkages.
Tue 22 Jan 2019
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence explore the stories revealed by history’s lines and linkages
Tue 15 Jan 2019
Tue 8 Jan 2019
New Year's Day 2019
Tom Holland and Iszi Lawrence consider fascinating aspects of history.
Tue 24 Jul 2018
Tom Holland asks if St Edmund is under a tennis court and hears about the end of steam.
Tue 17 Jul 2018
Helen Castor discusses dystopia in Thamesmead and Trappist ale from Leicestershire.
Tue 10 Jul 2018
Tom Holland takes a back-side view of church architecture.
Tue 3 Jul 2018
Helen Castor on the photography of Dorothea Lange and the radio ballads of Charles Parker.
Tue 26 Jun 2018
Tom Holland presents the programme where the past meets the present.
Tue 19 Jun 2018
A #metoo moment for 17th-century witches?
Tue 12 Jun 2018
Tom Holland discovers when East Coast fishermen were very much a part of Europe.
Tue 5 Jun 2018
Helen Castor presents stories from the past with a bearing on issues today.
Tue 6 Feb 2018
Helen Castor looks back at the gambling crisis of the 18th century.
Tue 30 Jan 2018
Tom Holland on the Coventry polio epidemic, and when Parliament left Westminster.
Tue 23 Jan 2018
Helen Castor on history's forerunners of today's concerns about housing and technology.
Tue 16 Jan 2018
Tom Holland on how Romans fed their legions, and the history of street food.
Tue 9 Jan 2018
Actor murdering mania, suffragettes and the martial arts, and Top Town History.
Tue 2 Jan 2018
The Prague Spring, a French take on our island story, and historical hangovers.
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