An omnibus edition of five episodes spanning the course of the war from 1914 to 1917. Read more
The Christmas Truce
An omnibus edition of five episodes spanning the course of the war from 1914 to 1917.
Those who were there recall their experiences of the German Spring Offensive of 1918.
The Last of the Great Aces
Airmen recall the Red Baron, Manfred von Richtofen, being shot down in April 1918.
Morale and Manpower
Dan Snow looks at the fading morale of the British and Germans in the spring of 1918.
Recollections of the devastating impact of the flu pandemic that hit in 1918.
Recollections of the arrival of large numbers of US troops in France in 1918.
Brian de Courcy-Ireland recalls a torpedo strike and its aftermath
The Battle of Amiens from the point of view of those who helped to win it
Those who were there recall the rapid Allied advances of autumn 1918
Mutiny in the High Seas Fleet
The final meeting of the German and Allied fleets in November 1918
The closing moments of the war, recalled by those who were there
Archive interviews with those who experienced the First World War.
Carolyn Hitt explores the surge in spiritualism in the years after the First World War.
Adam Winch-Furness sits in for Christian
Christian Carlisle takes an in depth look at the rich musical heritage of the region.
He’s “mad, bad and dangerous to know”. He is Lord Byron.
Wangari Maathai Nobel Prize-winning environmentalist
Kenyan activist Wangari Maathai fought to save forests and protect human rights
Roy has sparkling conversation with gemologist Helen Plumb.