Lord West looks at how the Royal Navy won the First World War. Read more
The Navy Wins
Lord West looks at how the Royal Navy won the First World War.
Lord West explores the Royal Navy's three very different battles between the wars.
Battles for Britain
Lord West tells the story of the Battle of the Atlantic in the Second World War.
Lord West travels to Malta to tell the story of the Second World War in the Mediterranean.
Lord West tells the story of the Royal Navy in the Pacific during the Second World War.
Lord West explains how the Royal Navy adjusted after the Second World War.
Early Cold War
Lord West describes how the Royal Navy fought a series of conflicts in the early Cold War.
Lord West tells the story of the Royal Navy's role in Britain's withdrawal from empire.
Sky, Surf and Undersea
Lord West tells the story of the Royal Navy's nuclear submarines, and their wider impact.
How Britain and Navy came to focus on the North Atlantic in the late Cold War.
Lord West on the Royal Navy in the Falklands War, in which his own ship was sunk.
Lord West tells the story of the Royal Navy since the end of the Cold War.
Britain at Sea: Omnibus
New Century, New Enemy: Week 1 Omnibus
Admiral Lord West begins his history of the Royal Navy in the 20th century.
World War to Cold War
Admiral Lord West continues his history of the Royal Navy in the 20th century.
New Britain, New Navy
Lord West concludes his history by examining the period since the end of Empire.