Lord West explains how the Royal Navy adjusted after the Second World War. Read more
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.
By Malcolm Gladwell, best-selling author and host of Revisionist History.
Roy meets Susanne Gronnow, who has stories to share of Wrexham's historic Erddig Hall.
An Ethiopian war hero
Ethiopia sent soldiers to fight alongside the United Nations during the Korean War
The repeal of 'Don't ask, don't tell'
Until 2011 LGBT service people in the US armed forces had to keep their sexuality secret
Free breakfast with the Black Panthers
The revolutionary Black Panther Party provided free breakfasts for local schoolchildren.