Anne McElvoy traces the influence of Beatrice and Sidney Webb on British socialism. Read more
Beatrice and Sidney Webb and the Fabian Society
Anne McElvoy traces the influence of Beatrice and Sidney Webb on British socialism.
Ernest Bevin v Stafford Cripps
The battle for socialism's soul between a trade union boss and a revolutionary barrister.
How Ellen Wilkinson went from Communism to the Jarrow March to a seat in the cabinet.
Socialist Feminism and 1968
Anne McElvoy explores the impact of the Women's Liberation Movement on British socialism.
Anne explores how Tony Benn turned from planning to populism amid the crises of the 1970s.
From the Fabians to Tony Benn
Free breakfast with the Black Panthers
The revolutionary Black Panther Party provided free breakfasts for local schoolchildren.
Darren Harriott, Laura Davis, Christopher Macarthur-Boyd on the boxer called The Greatest
CS Lewis and the Chronicles of Narnia
The first book in CS Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia series was published in autumn 1950
Napoleon's Retreat from Moscow
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss why Napoleon's apparent victory turned to defeat in 1812.
Ireland - plantation and conflict
Dr Joan Redmond talks to Misha Glenny about Ireland, England and the early seeds of war