Mike Thomson examines documents revealing British brutality in Kenya in the 1950s.
David Cannadine looks back at the ceremonies which marked the end of Britain's empire.
Melvyn Bragg examines the relationship between astronomy and British Imperial expansion.
Sarfraz Manzoor meets Brits abroad enjoying life and creative opportunities in Berlin.
Sarfraz Manzoor meets the Brits who are changing the face of the Bulgarian countryside.
Will looks beyond Britain to see the monarchy as a global force.
MP and historian Kwasi Kwarteng on the legacy of Empire.
Sarfraz meets British builders in south west France working for British retirees.
Gisela Stuart nominates Joseph Chamberlain as her great life.
Linda explores the acts of union required to sustain the allegiance of British emigrants.
Sarfraz Manzoor meets Brits who live on Ibiza, some of whom commute to work in the UK.
Melvyn Bragg examines whether agriculture or trade drove 19th century British imperialism.
The conflict in Kashmir told through the life and times of a burnt-out movie theatre
Post-Brexit, could the 'English-speaking world' work together? Jonathan Powell presents.
Melvyn Bragg examines British imperialism and its captives, both slaves and Britons.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ethos and legacy of the British Empire.
A reappraisal of the British Empire, from one its finest historians, Jan Morris.
Melvyn Bragg examines the impact of Britain’s colonial past on its current identity.
Michael explores the tensions that existed before 1914 between the Empire and its colonies
Hugh Muir explores the awkwardness of being honoured for services to the British Empire.
How and why did Cyril Radcliffe draw the line of partition between India and Pakistan?
India and Pakistan's tussle for Indus Valley antiquities after partition
Examining America's responsibilities for protecting life and 'liberty' around the world.
With half a million Poles settled in the UK, Sarfraz Manzoor meets Brits living in Warsaw.