2/3 Simon uncovers the truth about El Cid and investigates the Spanish Inquisition.
6/6 The world gathers around its television sets to watch Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon.
3/3 The stakes are raised as Charles marches on Westminster.
How Britain is still defined by the battle between metaphorical Cavaliers and Roundheads.
Tom Fort whisks us through the landscape around the A303 road and 5,000 years of history.
Janina Ramirez and John Bailey explore the origins of the English landscape movement.
1/2 How Britain led the world into the jet age with a new generation of fighters and bombers.
Dr Lucy Worsley explores the royal wardrobes of our monarchs over the last 400 years.
A travel guide compiled from first-hand records of Tudor seafarers in the 16th century.
The story of Hull's triple trawler tragedy and the women's protest for safety at sea.