Robert Hart: a Victorian diplomat who helped transform China into a modern trading nation.
David Aaronovitch asks what Britain has to gain from China's Belt and Road Initiative.
Naturalist and journalist Henry Nicholls traces the story of Chi-Chi the panda.
Lord West describes how the Royal Navy fought a series of conflicts in the early Cold War.
Spence examines China's relations with the United Kingdom through three centuries.
Sue MacGregor reunites five people involved in the British handover of Hong Kong in 1997.
Nick Robinson examines the recent history of the UK's relationship with China.
The influential Ulsterman who became a servant of the Chinese emperors.
Sir Robert organises the defence of Peking against the Boxer rebels.
Sir Robert is called in to help with the fight against the Taiping rebels.
Sir Robert is appointed head of the Imperial Chinese Maritime Customs Service.
How the US see the transfer of sovereignty of Hong Kong back to China.