How artists at the Great Exhibition of the North are embracing its theme of innovation.
Steph McGovern explores the design on display at the Great Exhibition of the North.
Helen Castor explores the conventional idea that England's history began in Wessex.
Antonia Quirke begins a new series about the cultural life of the modern north.
Jules Hudson visits the West Midlands to ask why so much of our heritage is at risk.
Helen Mark is looking for adventure in the Lake District.
Northern landscapes have been inspiration for some of England's greatest literature.
Lauren Laverne celebrates the wealth and diversity of today's northern music scene.
Caz Graham goes in search of Cumbria's regular visiting ospreys.
Ian Marchant talks to people restoring landscapes in the Lake District.
Four schoolmates retrace a walk in the Lake District with their former teacher.
Alex Beaumont questions the meaning of 'the north'.
Paul Morley reading from his book 'The North (and Almost Everything in It)'.
Helen Mark visits the Lake District to hear how 'Wordsworth's County' is being remade.