Cromwell

It was a time of great bitterness and hatred in Britaina war that set father against son and brother against brother. The breakdown in...

Strike When Britain Went to War

In March 1984 the government announced plans to close 20 coalmines, with the loss of 20,000 jobs. National Union of Mineworkers leader Arthur Scargill...

Trial Of The King Killers

It was a time of great bitterness and hatred in Britaina war that set father against son and brother against brother. The breakdown in...

Ten Days That Made the Queen

This film analyses 10 defining moments when the Queen's judgementbeliefs and perhaps even her identity were tested to the limit. Not days of pageantry...

Episode 9 Revolutions

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...

Religion: The Mercator Atlas

A map is more than a geographical representation of a land. It is an image which mirrors a society's political religious and cultural vision...

Thatcher and the Scots

Allan Little looks back at the tumultuous Thatcher years and assesses the effect they had on Scotland. The programme also examines the personalhuman relationship...

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 Pomp And Popularity

This fascinating six program series takes a searching look at the public and private lives of the British Royal Family. The six programs offer...

The NHS: A Difficult Beginning

Britain's National Health Service celebrates its sixtieth birthday on 5 July this year. It is universally regarded as a national treasurethe most remarkable achievement...