A peer with a passion for pedigree pigs - Sarah Swadling meets the Marquess of Salisbury.
Anne McElvoy traces how the threat of Free Trade stung a placid aristocrat into action.
In a Sheffield pub, Anne McElvoy learns how conservatism responded to urban mass democracy
James Landale examines why Margaret Thatcher was ousted from power 25 years ago.
A special edition of the programme to mark the bicentenary of Gladstone's birth.
AA Gill nominates Arthur Neville Chamberlain as his great life.
Becky Milligan profiles the new home secretary, Amber Rudd.
Anthony Howard looks at the relationship between the Queen and Margaret Thatcher.
Mark Coles profiles Conservative leadership candidate Andrea Leadsom.
Becky Milligan profiles the man at the centre of the so-called 'Plebgate' scandal.
The former MP opens up about religion, being single and her clash with Michael Howard.
Ann Widdecombe analyses Nadine Dorries’ foray into the world of reality TV.
John Major's comments on the Bank of Credit and Commerce International scandal.
Benjamin Disraeli, who turned his skills as a novelist to politics.
Kenneth Clarke chooses the Victorian politician, Benjamin Disraeli.
David Cannadine explores how Disraeli merged fact and fiction in his life and work.
As the Olympics come to London, Mayor Boris Johnson finds himself on the global stage.
Mark Coles profiles transport secretary Chris Grayling.
Helen Mark explores Sir Winston Churchill's family home of Chartwell in Kent.
William Crawley travels to Winston Churchill's grave in the Oxfordshire village of Bladon.
A humble wooden cabinet reveals secrets about how Churchill developed his oratorical style
Chris Bowlby profiles David Davis - the man in charge of Brexit.
Labelled 'the rebel who forgot to rebel', who is Dominic Grieve? Mark Coles finds out.
Mark Coles profiles the new Brexit secretary, boxer and karate black belt Dominic Raab.
Ed Stourton profiles Douglas Carswell, the first elected UKIP MP.
A report from California on water in LA, and domestic partnerships in San Francisco.
The Strictly star and former MP in conversation with his heroes - brought back to life.
Nick Robinson looks at how Edward Heath handled the top job in politics.
James Naughtie considers the controversial parliamentarian Enoch Powell.
Steve Richards looks back on Theresa May's Brexit journey through interviews with insiders
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