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Abandoned Engineering

The world is peppered with examples of remarkable structures that are now cast aside.

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Impossible Railways

See some of the world's most extraordinary engineering achievements of the railways.

Forbidden History
Forbidden History

Jamie Theakston uncovers the truth behind myths conspiracy theories and ancient treasures.

Impossible Engineering
Impossible Engineering

Illuminating series about breathtaking feats of construction.

Private Lives of the Monarchs
Private Lives of the Monarchs

Historian Tracy Borman investigates the hidden histories of our monarchs.

Open All Hours
Open All Hours

Ronnie Barker is the miserly proprietor of the famous corner shop.

David Starkey's Monarchy
David Starkey's Monarchy

Monarchy is more than the biographies of the kings and queens of England.

Porridge
Porridge

Great British comedy, featuring the antics of Ronnie Barker as Fletcher.

Forbidden History Gallery
Forbidden History Gallery

Take a look at the Forbidden History gallery, from the show presented by Jamie Theakston.

The Bert Trautmann Story Gallery
The Bert Trautmann Story Gallery

Bert Trautmann was a German-born goalkeeper brought to Britain as a POW during WWII.

Ninja: Shadow Warriors Gallery
Ninja: Shadow Warriors Gallery

Find out more about this elite fighting unit.

The Dark Charisma of Adolf Hitler Gallery
The Dark Charisma of Adolf Hitler Gallery

Adolf Hitler managed to win the German people round with his incisive charisma.

Ancient Black Ops Gallery
Ancient Black Ops Gallery

Each episode of Ancient Black Ops tells the history of special operation forces.

Raiders Of Lost Art Gallery
Raiders Of Lost Art Gallery

Throughout history, some of the world's most amazing works of art have simply disappeared.

Great British Railway Journeys Gallery
Great British Railway Journeys Gallery

Michael Portillo traces the footsteps of cartographer George Bradshaw.

The Sixties: Episode Guide
The Sixties: Episode Guide

More about each episode on the decade that shaped America.