Episode 11 The Wrong Empire

From the dawn of civilization to the 20th centuryA History of Britain re-animates familiar tales and illuminates overlooked aspects of England's past. Hosted by...

Episode 5 Routing The Royals The Battle of Naseby

Battlefield Britain is about famous battles in the history of Great Britain. From Boudicca's destructive rebellion against the Romans to the incredible feats of...

Fire At York

The history of Britain and the aspirations of her Christian communities can be traced in the glorious excesses of the cathedrals. From Norman grandeur...

Episode 13 Turner

A major 14 part television series in which art historian Tim Marlow takes a fresh look at the most important artworks of some of...

Episode 3 The Duty of Poets

In Search of Shakespeare is a four part series exploring the life of the world's greatest and most famous writer. It takes the form...

Episode 3 Tunnels

Megastructures: Built from Disaster explores how accidents throughout the world have influenced the evolution of modern structural engineering. Episode 3 Tunnels - the word...

Episode 1 Engines of Change

At the time of Queen Victoria's birth in 1819England was an agrarian society. Within a few short decades it would be transformed into an...

Episode 3 The Allies

This five part series reveals how the Second World War provided a backdrop to a time of intense social change in Britain. As the...

William the Conqueror

This documentary tour de force on the world's greatest battles and the fearless men who won them. The Conquerors examines 12 legendary figures that...

Episode 5 The Meeting Of Two Oceans

The world's largest democracy and a rising economic giantIndia is now as well known across the globe for its mastery of computer technology as...