An hour of historical reporting told by the people who were there.
A lucky escape from a jet plane fire in the 1970s and the killing of Steve Biko.
Sat 8 Sep 2018
How Gaddafi changed Libya, the battle for Brick Lane in 70s London, the first MRI scanner
Sat 1 Sep 2018
A former prisoner of the Japanese in WW2; Hitler's girl guides and the Lake Nyos disaster
Sat 25 Aug 2018
Interviewing a senior Nazi; the Soviet fight against alcohol; German hostage drama.
Sat 18 Aug 2018
WW2 anti-bombing protestor, 20 years since Omagh and the birth of the instant noodle.
Sat 4 Aug 2018
First World War conscientious objectors, Iran bends the nuclear rules, and dancing bears
Sat 28 Jul 2018
How the true history of the Great Zimbabwe ruins was uncovered after independence.
Sat 21 Jul 2018
The murder of Tsar Nicholas II and his wife, four daughters and young son in 1918.
Sat 14 Jul 2018
India on the nuclear world stage, the Spiegel Affair and the refugee "Phantom Shipwreck."
Sat 7 Jul 2018
The tragic story of Flight 655, a Russian art controversy, plus Madeleine Albright
Sat 30 Jun 2018
The power of the NRA; murdered Irish journalist, Veronica Guerin; Swedish submarine drama
Sat 16 Jun 2018
Key witnesses to the turbulent history of North and South Korea.
Sat 9 Jun 2018
The 1968 student protest in Communist Yugoslavia and the running craze 'from couch to 5k'
Sat 2 Jun 2018
The birth of Britain's NHS; the Thalidomide trial; and discovering a baby woolly mammoth
Sat 26 May 2018
How riots toppled a dictator; honouring Holocaust survivors in film; BBC lesbian protest.
Sat 19 May 2018
A riot policeman's view of the violence that swept through France in May 1968
Sat 12 May 2018
From child king to prime minister, the story of Bulgaria's King Simeon II.
Sat 5 May 2018
Britain's first female PM, prisoners on the high seas, and the story of Takeshi's Castle
Sat 28 Apr 2018
Secret attempt at Mid-East peace, remembering Pablo Picasso, the death of the Red Baron.
Sat 21 Apr 2018
The birth of the modern environmental movement.
Sat 14 Apr 2018
Robert Mugabe sent troops to put down opposition supporters in western Zimbabwe in 1983.
Sat 31 Mar 2018
Peace in Northern Ireland; a cross-community Bosnian choir and a pioneering woman banker.
Sat 17 Mar 2018
Why the BBC started broadcasting to South America, plus the My Lai massacre.
Sat 10 Mar 2018
A protest for deaf rights; a new alphabet for Azerbaijan, Marie Stopes and Wonder Woman
Sat 3 Mar 2018
The revolutionary Chinese healthcare scheme and the ground-breaking US TV show M*A*S*H.
Sat 24 Feb 2018
How a young boy lived with a rare genetic disorder plus "Ghana Must Go" and Infinite Jest
Sat 17 Feb 2018
Iran's first minister for Women's Affairs, headscarf revolutionaries and battling for Hue
Sat 10 Feb 2018
The plane crash that killed eight of Manchester United's "Busby Babes" in 1958.
Sat 3 Feb 2018
A turning point in the Vietnam War; the birth of gospel music; Ireland's Bloody Sunday.
Sat 27 Jan 2018
When North Korea and the US came close to war; plus Salvador Dali, the origins of Lego
Looking back at almost six years of global conflict, from Hiroshima to the Holocaust
It's 25 years since Mikhail Gorbachev stood down and the dissolution of the USSR began
Stories from Cuba's recent history and its difficult relationship with the US
Stories of endurance, world records and remarkable athletes
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