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4 Things You Didn’t Know About Royals In The Military
4 Things You Didn’t Know About Royals In The Military

From Prince Philip’s work in WWII, to the royal who was eager to get into the trenches

How WW1 Gave Us The Tank
How WW1 Gave Us The Tank

How a team of intrepid inventors and a young Winston Churchill gave birth to the tank.

7 Things You Need To Know About The Battle Of The Bulge
7 Things You Need To Know About The Battle Of The Bulge

What Winston Churchill called “the greatest American battle of the war” began…

6 Things You Didn’t Know About William The Conqueror
6 Things You Didn’t Know About William The Conqueror

Crowned on Christmas Day, 1066, our first Norman king changed the course of the nation.

Did The US Let Pearl Harbor Happen?
Did the US let Pearl Harbor Happen?

Paranoid theory or ugly truth?

5 Things You Need To Know About the Armistice
5 Things You Need To Know About the Armistice

Here are some fascinating facts on the day which ended the carnage of the Great War.

6 Things You Need To Know About The Battle Of Hastings
6 Things On The Battle Of Hastings

To mark the 950th anniversary of Hastings.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Blitz
5 Facts About The Blitz

It sparked a sexual revolution...

The Battle of Jutland: Should the British Have Done Better?
Should the British Have Done Better at Jutland?

It was the biggest, deadliest naval battle of WW1.

What Was The Battle Of Vimy Ridge?
What Was The Battle Of Vimy Ridge?

The skirmish which would create an entire country’s national identity.

6 Incredible Things You Need To Know About The Great Escape
6 Things You Need To Know About The Great Escape

What it took to break free from Stalag Luft III…

5 Things You Never Knew About The Tower Of London
5 Things You Never Knew About The Tower Of London

Behold the strange secrets and stories behind an icon of London’s landscape…

5 Theories On What Happened To The Mary Celeste
5 Theories On What Happened To The Mary Celeste

There have been many theories on this mystery, some more convincing than others…

The Curious Modern History Of Stonehenge
The Curious Modern History Of Stonehenge

And by modern we mean since the days of Henry VIII...

5 Grisly Facts About The Battle Of Waterloo
5 Grisly Facts About The Battle Of Waterloo

In 1815, on a soggy field in Belgium, the fate of Europe was forged in blood.

Four Wars You May Never Have Heard Of
Four Wars You May Never Have Heard Of

One has the distinction of being the shortest war ever waged…

About Weekend Warriors
About Weekend Warriors

Brand new Weekend Warriors is a celebration of British eccentricity.

Fighting the Blue: The Battle of Britain
Fighting the Blue: The Battle of Britain

James Holland presents the lesser-told German point of view of the Battle of Britain

Who Was Saint George?
Who Was St. George?

Patron saint of England, St. George wasn't English and didn't slay dragons. Who was he?

The English Civil War
The English Civil War

The English Civil War was a series of conflicts between England, Scotland and Ireland.

Great British Summer
Great British Summer

Alan Titchmarsh embarks on a fantastic summer journey across the British Isles.

Caravans: A British Love Affair
Caravans: A British Love Affair

This documentary reveals how caravans became a favourite with British holidaymakers

British Isles: A Natural History
British Isles: A Natural History

Ok, so we may not have the greatest weather - but we do have some beautiful scenery.

Battle Of Britain Trailer
Battle Of Britain Trailer

Programme looking at the pivotal battle of World War II, presented by Ewan McGregor.

The British Empire in 1945
The British Empire in 1945

Larry Butler investigates how WWII affected Britain and the relationship to her Empire.

Who was Aethelred the Unready?
Who was Aethelred the Unready?

Defeated by Vikings, the King got his nickname from his failure to defend England.

What is Stonehenge?
What is Stonehenge?

What is it all about? Yesterday tries to unearth the mystery.

Greatest Ancient Inventions
Greatest Ancient Inventions

Our early ancestors constantly struggled to improve things for themselves and the future.

Historical Figures: Boudicca
Boudicca

Boudicca of the Iceni was a true warrior queen.

About Battle Of Britain: The Real Story
About Battle Of Britain: The Real Story

James Holland examines the ways in which both Germany and Britain used their resources

About Battle of Britain
About Battle of Britain

Actor Ewan McGregor and his brother Colin trace the timeline of the Battle of Britain