The Paras And Commandos

The ultimate success or failure of many of the battles of World War II boiled down to men and machines locked in a fight...

Episode 2 Conspiracy

The Suez crisis in the 1950s signaled the end of Britain's history as a power that could act alone on the world stage. This...

Episode 2 The Path to Power

Tory! Tory! Tory! is a 2006 BBC television documentary series on the history of the people and ideas that formed Thatcherism told through the...

Britain’s Boy Soldiers

Ninety years agoBritain's teenage boys volunteered en masse to fight for their King and country. Such was their will to fight that a number...

Mountbatten Death Of A Royal

Louis Mountbatten was not only Prince Phillip's unclehe was an Admiral of the Fleet, a statesman, Viceroy of the British Indian Empire, Governor-General of...

The Poet Who Loved the War Ivor Gurney

A charismatic original Ivor Gurney, who prior to the Great War had suffered a nervous breakdown at the Royal College of Music, enlisted as...

Churchill’s Girl

Pamela Churchill Harriman was Winston Churchill's daughter-in-law and confidanteand with his knowledge conducted a series of affairs in wartime London, picking up the pillow...

Episode 1 Woman at War

This series examines the eleven years which Thatcher spent as Prime Minister of the UK. Using interviews with former Cabinet Ministers and Thatcher herselfthis...

Episode 3 The Exercise of Power

Tory! Tory! Tory! is a 2006 BBC television documentary series on the history of the people and ideas that formed Thatcherism told through the...

Churchill’s Darkest Decision

During World War IIin the summer of 1940, Winston Churchill faced a terrible dilemma. France had just surrendered and only the English Channel stood...