The Route Masters

The Route Masters
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The Route Masters

Following the Transport for London staff and police officers who keep London's road system from freezing up entirely under the immense pressure of millions of commuters.

NEXT ON: 9:00am, Mon 24 Jul

The Story of London

Six special programmes, all presented by writer and historian Robin Bextor with experts guiding us through every tale, every twist and turn in The Story of London.

Murder Casebook: Jack the Ripper

We take a journey back to the poverty stricken East End of 1888 and speak to 'Ripperologists' about the continuing fascination behind the Jack the Ripper mystery.

Inside the Tower of London

An intriguing look at one of England's most enduring historic places. Home to the royal mint, royal menagerie and the Beefeaters. Documentary exploring the Tower's 900 plus history. (4/4)

Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld

Presented by Bernard O'Mahoney, best-selling author and former member of the Essex Boys, Britain's most infamous and influential gangsters are interviewed for the first time. (S1, ep 4)

Ozwald Boateng: A Man's Story

UK Premiere. A groundbreaking film that takes us on an exhilarating behind-the-scenes ride into the world of high fashion with one of one of the most influential menswear designers of his generation.

Britain's Underworld

Behind the bright lights and bustling streets, Britain's cities are also home to some of the country's biggest criminals. Documentary lifting the lid on the Britain's crime lords.

Norman Wisdom Live

With his undiminished ability to delight and enchant audiences, Sir Norman displays the full range of his talents in this great live stage performance.

The Road to Martyrdom

Road to Martyrdom traces the transformation of one young Englishman from seemingly average guy with a positive reputation to his role as one of the first Western suicide bombers.

William & Kate: The Journey

Discover Prince William & Kate Middleton's unique story as we take you back through the couples early years, all the way up to the engagement.

NEXT ON: 9:00pm, Wed 26 Jul

Frankie Fraser's Last Stand

In this revelatory one-off, we discover the truth about the man behind the legend that is ‘Mad’ Frankie Fraser.

The Krays: Myth Behind the Legend

New: Discover the truth about two of the most glamorous but brutal London gangsters of the 1950s and 60s, told by the people who knew them.

Respectable: Mary Millington Story

Documentary chronicling the extraordinary life and tragic death of Mary Millington - Britain's most famous pornographic actress of the 1970s.

Gay Muslims

An exploration of how many gay and lesbian Muslims attempt to integrate their religion with their sexuality.

The Acid Bath Murderer

John George Haigh was commonly known as the 'Acid Bath Murderer' during the 1940s. He was convicted of the murders of six people, although he claimed to have killed nine.

BFI London: Grove Carnival BFI London: Grove Carnival

As London gears up for another instalment of Notting Hill Carnival, the BFI have shared captivating archive footage of the event from 1980.

100 Men Own My Breasts

Follow the lives of women who have become members of a website that pairs them with men who will help pay for their breast augmentations through online, micro donations.


8 Debate No Place Like Home

You've seen the documentary now tell us what you think in our exclusive interactive debate. Go online now to post your comments. Be part of it.

A Cycling Revolution

Rachel Mullins is on a journey to discover what is being done to make cycling safer on London's roads. Join her as she meets with politicians & road safety campaigners.

A Dad is Born

If there is one day on which a boy turns into a man, it is the day he becomes a dad himself. Award-winning filmmaker Kira Phillips follows three men in the weeks before and after this day.

A Very British Gangster

A documentary about one of Britain's most dangerous crime families and their magnetic, larger-than-life leader, Dominic Noonan (aka Lattlay Fottfoy).

A Very London Type A Very London Type

Documentary on London Live.

A War to Remember

A look back at one of the most horrific wars in Modern History.

A War to Remember

A look back at one of the most horrific wars in Modern History.

Against All Odds

Interviews of the real men involved in extraordinary military conflict situations

Alex Reid: Beyond the Cage Alex Reid: Beyond the Cage

UK Premiere: With exclusive behind the scenes access to the world of MMA, this doc follows fighters Alex Reid & Tony Giles. A unique take on masculinity, male violence & pride.

Angry Britain Series 1, Episode 2

Dr Jekyll unlocked the demon Mr Hyde by drinking a magic potion. In this episode, we meet people who unlock their anger in different ways.

Banaz: An Honour Killing Episode 1

A documentary film chronicling Banaz Mahmod's brutal honour killing.

Battle of Britain Battle of Britain // Episode 2

The resilient RAF fought and won a battle which changed the course of history. The greatest air battle of all time - The Battle of Britain.


Satirised for centuries as a 'human zoo' & for 100 years, one of London's leading tourist attractions, Bedlam mental institution came to stand for the very idea of madness itself.

Best of 8 Debate Trap Town

Highlights from our exclusive interactive debate!

Blitz on London Blitz on London

The appearance of German bombers in the skies over London during the afternoon of September 7, 1940 heralded a tactical shift in Hitler's attempt to subdue Great Britain and destroy London.

Booze Britain

Booze Britain has travelled the country seeing the nation's addiction to alcohol. Tonight, London, where almost one in ten of the country's pubs and clubs are located.

Born to be different Born to be different // 1

A candid portrait of the pressures and joys of bringing up a disabled child, this series reveals the bittersweet challenges faced by families as they raise their children.

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Tue 25 Jul

Britain Stands Alone

After most of Europe capitulates, England faces a German invasion. Documentary about World War II.


Britain's Happy Hookers

Alex Bedford meets a variety of twenty-something, young, trendy women in London who are turning to high-end escorting to finance their expensive taste for lavish goods.

By Royal Appointment Episode 6

Hannah Scott-Joynt explores Westminster Abbey's unique relationship with the monarchy as a 'royal peculiar' owing allegiance to no institution other than the monarchy.

Changing Gears

Five young Londoners cycle from London to Brighton. Each from different backgrounds, the film looks at the transformative potential of the bicycle in bringing people together.

Charles & Diana - The First Decade Charles & Diana - The First Decade

A compelling review of Charles and Diana's first decade, from the initial media onslaught during their engagement to their wedding, the birth of their two children and later strains in their marriage.

Children's Emergency Children's Emergency // Episode 6

CATS rushes to deliver a baby with a blocked intestine to theatre for an urgent operation.

Comedy Greats: Peter & Dudley

Peter Cook & Dudley Moore created a new style of comedy which has proved the inspiration for subsequent generations of performers. This documentary celebrates a unique comic partnership.

NEXT ON: 3:00am, Thu 27 Jul

Concrete Circus Concrete Circus

Documentary. Five of the worlds' best street sport talents come together including urban trial-rider Danny MacAskill, Kilian Martin, Blue, and BMX flatlander Keelan Phillips.

Confessions from the Underground

A rare glimpse into the parts of the Tube network that passengers don't see, revealing the dilemmas and pressures the staff must reconcile to keep this complex and strained system running.

Confessions from the Underground

A rare glimpse into the parts of the Tube network that passengers don't see, revealing the dilemmas and pressures the staff must reconcile to keep this complex and strained system running.

Conjoined Twins: Faith & Hope

Eighteen year old Laura Williams recently became the youngest British woman ever to give birth to conjoined twins.This documentary follows the heartbreaking story as it unfolds.

Crime Invasion Series 1, Episode 8

Documentary series investigating the new wave of criminal masterminds invading Britain.

Damilola: Death of a Ten Year Old

Rav Wilding re-examines the death of Damilola Taylor - the case which affected him the most during his time at the Met.


Danny Dyer: Nothing to Something

This episode features Danny Dyer in an up close and personal interview on his life, career and journey on how he made it from Nothing to Something.

Danny Dyer's Deadliest Men Danny Dyer's Deadliest Men // 3

Series following actor Danny Dyer as he meets some of the most feared men in the United Kingdom

NEXT ON: 9:00pm, Thu 27 Jul

David Starkey's Music & Monarchy David Starkey's Music & Monarchy //3

David Starkey's exploration of how the monarchy shaped Britain's music reaches the 18th century, when Great Britain became a dominant military and economic power. (3/4)

Dead Body Squad

This is a film about people who clean up after dead bodies and the stories behind their work. This is a journey into the world of specialized cleaners.


Dekays Guide to Estates Episode 1

A musical documentary set within Maiden Lane estate, Camden, featuring rapper Dekay, who discusses the social architecture of estates.


Doc Heads Presents... LSD Episode 1

Tristan Anderson hosts this series showcasing documentary shorts about the capital from London filmmakers.

Don't Drop the Coffin Series 1, Episode 6

Documentary series delving behind the closeted world of the undertaker, focusing on south London funeral directors FA Albin and Sons.

Double Decker Driving School

A new batch of recruits are starting their six-week course at one of London's largest double decker driving schools. Single mum Claire has a close encounter on her first day out on the road. (1/6)

Emergency in the Womb

Following the life and death stories of critically ill babies undergoing radical surgery in the womb.

Endless Corridor

Narrated by Jeremy Irons, this award winning film documents the heart-rending human rights tragedy in 1992 when hundreds of Azerbaijanis were massacred in the city of Khojaly.

Famous, Rich and Homeless Series 1, Episode 3

In the last part of their journey, the celebrities live and work alongside the 'hidden homeless' in temporary accommodation.

Fat Fighters Series 1, Episode 5

Documentary exploring the work of personal trainers based at a London gym. Cameras follow the recruits, where they are put through intensive training programmes by the experts.

Fifty Shades Uncovered Fifty Shades Uncovered

UK Premiere. The bestselling adult novel of all time by E.L. James is now a global book, film and fan phenomenon. This new documentary explores the twilight zone of submissive romance.


Filthy Rich And Homeless Episode 4

Five of Britain’s wealthiest people take part in one of TV’s most hard-hitting and controversial experiments ever – living the life of the homeless on the streets of London for ten days solid.

Gangsters: Faces of the Underworld

Presented by Bernard O'Mahoney, best-selling true crime author & former member of the Essex Boys Firm, Britain's most infamous & influential faces are interviewed for the first time.

Gareth Malone Goes to Glyndebourne Gareth Malone Goes to Glyndebourne // 3

Choirmaster Gareth Malone is given the task of finding fifty teenagers to sing on the main stage of one of the world's most prestigious opera houses, Glyndebourne.

Gareth Malone's Extraordinary...

... School for Boys: Gareth Malone joins the staff at Pear Tree Mead Primary School in Essex. His mission is to re-engage boys who don't like school and lag behind their female peers. (3/3)

Gill Hicks: Surviving 7/7

Gill Hicks was the last person to be rescued from her train in the London bombings of 7th July 2005. This film tells her remarkable story and determination to campaign for peace.

Great Estate: The Rise and Fall... Great Estate: The Rise and Fall...

A hard-hitting documentary about one of Britain's social revolutions.

Gunpowder Plotters... Gunpowder Plotters...

... In Their Own Words. The inner secrets of the plotters are dramatised using the actual words of their most senior captured leader Thomas Wintour, Guy Fawkes and state interrogators.

Gunpowder Plotters... Gunpowder Plotters...

... In Their Own Words. The inner secrets of the plotters are dramatised using the actual words of their most senior captured leader Thomas Wintour, Guy Fawkes and state interrogators.

Haunted London

Eyewitness accounts and dramatic reconstructions tell the spine-chilling stories that have helped earn London its reputation as the world's most haunted capital.

How London Was Built Episode 1

Adam Hart-Davis takes us on a guided tour of London's most important structures. Revealing the history & the extraordinary engineering behind some of the city's greatest landmarks.

I Sleep With Strangers

This entertaining film seeks out the wild, amorous people who think nothing of doing what some only dream of: having sexual encounters with complete strangers...

Ian Fleming: Bondmaker Ian Fleming: Bondmaker

Ian Fleming: Bondmaker tells the extraordinary true life story of Ian Fleming; the creator of James Bond, one of the great icons of 20th century culture. Starring Ben Daniels.

In Search of Pippa Middleton In Search of Pippa Middleton

The story of Kate Middleton's sister, who at the Royal Wedding entered Westminster Abbey as a bridesmaid and emerged a global phenomenon.

Inside Incredible Athletes

State-of-the-art scientific testing and stunning cinematography reveal the inside story of how the Paralympic elite achieve sporting excellence.

Inside MI5: The Real Spooks

MI5, an organisation so secret that for decades, it didn't officially exist. Television fiction has glamorised the work of the organisation for years, but this documentary reveals the real story.

Inside Spearmint Rhino Series 1, Episode 2

A look inside London's most famous Gentleman's club. We follow the new girls who decide give lap-dancing a go & the marketing men who have brought the club into the public eye.

John Christie: 10 Rillington Place

The extraordinary tale of deceitful compulsive liar John Christie, who murdered six women and stored them in his home in Rillington Place between 1943-53.

Jubilee Jubilee

Jubilee is a 1978 cult film directed by Derek Jarman. It stars Jenny Runacre, Ian Charleson and a host of punk rockers, including Adam Ant and Toyah.

Last Whites of the East End Last Whites of the East End

Newham now has the lowest white British population of anywhere in the UK. This thoughtful, reflective film uncovers what it really feels like for this community to have society change around them.

Last Whites of the East End Last Whites of the East End

Newham now has the lowest white British population of anywhere in the UK. This thoughtful, reflective film uncovers what it really feels like for this community to have society change around them.

Lest We Forget Lest We Forget

Presented by Hollywood actor, the late Donald Pleasance, this film pays tribute to all those young men and women of the Royal Air Force during the Second World War.

Liberty of London Liberty of London // 3

Can new Head of Visual Identity Liz convince opinionated, old-school carpet emporium guru Bruce to revitalise his merchandising? And Liberty MD Ed targets the Chinese market. (S2, ep 3)

London Bridge Series 1, Episode 26

Set in & around a restaurant & flats in a converted Thames-side mill house, the intertwining stories of the building's inhabitants captures the flow of life in the capital.

London's Hollywood Episode 2

London's Hollywood delves into the everyday workings of the Shepperton and Pinewood Studios, the powerhouse at the heart of the European film industry.

London: The Inside Story Series 1, Episode 6

Documentary series following the inner workings of Westminster Council, showing the real-life work and people that keep London at the forefront of the world's leading cities.

Lost Orphan

Natalie Pinkham takes an emotional journey to the Romanian orphanage where she worked one summer, in search of a three-year-old orphan called Mirela who stole her heart. Part 1 of 2.

Love For Sale with Rupert Everett Love For Sale with Rupert Everett

Rupert Everett meets men who pay for sex, from self-confessed sex addicts to a happily married man. He also speaks to Russell Brand about his experiences.


Male Hookers Uncovered

Join Jeff Leach as he takes a fearless look at the world of male escorts. Joining the industry for real, Jeff uncovers some of the dangers that lie in store for sex workers.

Medic One

Highly-charged documentary following London's elite trauma team, Medic One. The team are deployed by helicopter and high-performance cars to major accidents across the capital.

Meet Britain's Tiger Mums

In terms of academic achievement, British Chinese children are the most successful ethnic group in this country, and behind each success story you will usually find a formidable Tiger Mother.

Men of the Thames Men of the Thames

On London's iconic river, boats are handled by a closed community of Watermen and Lightermen - men whose families have worked the Thames for centuries and whose traditions are under threat.

Mind the Gap Mind the Gap

The story about the widow of Oswald Laurence (the voice of the “Mind the Gap” announcements who used to visit the tube just to hear his voice after he died.

NEXT ON: 12:30pm, Tue 25 Jul

Murder Casebook: Babes in the Wood

For 26 years, the public believed that two children found dead in Epping Forest in 1970 had died of exposure. Then in 1996, child murderer, Ronald Jebson shared some information...

Murder Casebook: Blackout Ripper

During the London Blitz of 1942, terror stalked the war torn streets. It was not just the horror of German bombs falling from the sky... the fear was created by a spree killer.

Murder Casebook: Derek Bentley

Derek Bentley, the nineteen year old executed at Wandsworth prison, for his part in the murder of PC Sidney Miles during a break in at a warehouse in Surrey.

Murder Casebook: Lord Lucan

An insight into the life of Lord Lucan, suspected of murdering his children's nanny in November 1974. The peer subsequently disappeared and has never been seen since...

Murder Casebook: Patrick Mackay

The extraordinary tale of serial killer Patrick Mackay, who savagely murdered more than three people in cold blood.

Murder Casebook: Ruth Ellis

A brutal crime of passion that gripped the nation and saw Ruth Ellis hanged after murdering her estranged lover at the violent climax of a destructive relationship.

NHS - £2 Billion a Week... NHS: 2 Billion Pound a Week & Counting // 4

It is harder than ever for the NHS to decide how to allocate funds. Should the NHS spend more on cancer drugs than for other conditions? And should cannabis spray be available on the NHS?

Niall Horan: Inside Out

Niall Horan first rose to fame in 2010 when he auditioned as a solo artist on X Factor. Here is his inside story.


Nothing to Something Series 1, Ras Kwame

This episode features Ras Kwame in an up close and personal interview on his life, career and journey on how he made it from Nothing to Something.

One Direction: Ruling the World

Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne & Louis Tomlinson, five names synonymous with global superstardom, this is the amazing story of One Direction.

Platform 8 Series 1, No Place Like Home

Journalist Alice Carder reports on how the rising cost of calling London home is changing the very fabric of the city and meets the Londoners who could face losing their homes altogether.

Queen Victoria's Children Queen Victoria's Children // 1

This first episode focuses on Victoria's tempestuous relationship with Prince Albert, and their attempts to engineer the upbringing of their children and project a modern image of the royals. (1/3)

NEXT ON: 10:00am, Mon 24 Jul

Real Crime: A Face from the Past

The search for Britain's most wanted man forced police to revisit a tale from the past of stolen gold and the killing of a policeman in the full glare of the media.

Richmond Park: National Nature Reserve Richmond Park: National Nature Reserve

Documentary starring national treasure David Attenborough.

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Mon 31 Jul

Royal Britain

Hannah Scott-Joynt explores Westminster Abbey's unique relationship with the monarchy as a 'royal peculiar' owing allegiance to no institution other than the monarchy.

Secret London

We asked filmmakers to scratch beneath the surface of London and celebrate the chaos, characters, voices and places that make the city come to life. This is what they created.

Secrets of the Royal Nursery Secrets of the Royal Nursery

From birthing plans, name choice, godparents and christening, a candid look at the expectations of the Royal heir and predictions on how they are going to grow up in the eyes of the media.


Corporate interests rather than patient care is driving change in the NHS. Filmmaker Peter Bach explores this often unexplored reality with doctors, consultants & whistleblowers.

Shakespeare Uncovered Shakespeare Uncovered // 1

Joely Richardson investigates the legacy of the two great comedies Twelfth Night and As You Like It and the great comic heroines created by Shakespeare in those hugely popular plays. (1/6)

Shakespeare: The King's Man Shakespeare: The King's Man // 1

When Elizabeth I died without an heir, the English throne passed to James I, a foreigner with Catholic sympathies. Shakespeare responded with plays about regime change and political tensions. (1/3)


Snow Leopards of Leafy London Snow Leopards of Leafy London // Episode 1

'Snow Leopards of Leafy London' is an observational documentary series that captures intimate never-seen-before footage of snow leopards. Presented by wildlife filmmaker Adrian Cale.

Soho Blues Episode 4

Following police in London's West End for one last time and a look back at some of the highlights from the show. Last in the series.

Supercars: Millionaire Boy Racers Supercars: Millionaire Boy Racers

London is becoming the top summer destination for super-rich Arab tourists and their supercars, but many Knightsbridge and Chelsea residents are now complaining of sleepless nights...

The A6 Murderer

One of the last people in the UK to be executed for murder. James Hanratty was hanged at Bedford Gaol on 4 April 1962, after being convicted of the A6 murder.

The Big Red Bus Series 1, Episode 1

Bus driver Terry Liburd is a feisty woman at the best of times and today’s no exception. It’s fallen to her to drive the number 35 bus route, one of London’s fiercest.

The British Property Boom The British Property Boom

Investigating the consequences of rapid house price rises, for buyers and sellers, and asking how the property boom will change the face of our towns and cities

The Choir The Choir // 4

London Symphony Orchestra choirmaster Gareth Malone attempts to start a school choir from scratch and, in only nine months, make them capable of competing at the World Choir Games in China. (4/4)

The Choir: Boys Don't Sing The Choir: Boys Don't Sing // 4

Gareth Malone goes to an all-boys school with a mission to found a school choir that will perform at the Royal Albert Hall and finally dispel the myth that "boys don't sing". (4/5)

The Choir: Military Wives The Choir: Military Wives // 3

While the men are away, Gareth Malone believes singing will help the women through a difficult time of separation; but the emotional torment proves difficult for the inspirational choirmaster. (3/4)

The Choir: Unsung Town The Choir: Unsung Town // 5

Gareth Malone look's back at the series of 'Unsung Town' and re-vists the town in South Oxhey.

The End: Confessions of a Cockney Gangster

Nicola Collins explores the fascinating complexity of the lives of her father and his friends: infamous criminals that shaped their war-torn environment into a violent underworld.

The Fried Chicken Shop Series 1, Episode 4

An intriguing insight into contemporary London life through the window of a busy chicken shop. Anyone can come, anything can happen and where, most of the time, anything goes.

The Ghost Squad

Ghost Squad is an unofficial top secret Internal Affairs unit that recruits former police officers & sends them undercover to investigate and root out corruption within the police.

The Great Plague

Documentary examining the Great Plague of 1665, one of the darkest moments in Britain's history, when over one-fifth of London's population of 500,000 perished in a matter of months.

The Guinea Pig Club

Documentary about the Guinea Pig Club, established in 1941, a social club and mutual support network for British and allied aircrew injured during World War II.

The Gunpowder Plot The Gunpowder Plot

London, 1605. Just two years into the reign of King James I a group of young disaffected Catholics become so desperate that they feel their only route to change is to rid themselves of parliament.

The Krays

This documentary tells the story of the Krays through a series of shocking interviews with key gangsters from the time.

The London Markets Series 1, The Fruit and Veg Market - New Spitalfields

Exploring at how immigration brought new people to New Spitalfields market.

The Monster Butler

Archibald Hall, known as the Monster Butler, had a lust for a luxurious lifestyle which turned him from a conman into a callous murderer.

The Night Bus

Observational series witnessing the funny, surprising and sometimes moving events and interactions between passengers after dark on a night bus.

NEXT ON: 9:00pm, Fri 28 Jul

The Notorious Kray Twins

Charting the remarkable rise and ultimate demise of the notorious Kray twins, this documentary is a fascination insight into London's gangland mobsters of the 50s and 60s.

The Olympic Side of London

The Olympic Side of London is a critical portrait of East London in the lead up to the 2012 Olympic Games.

The Real White Queen & Her Rivals The Real White Queen & Her Rivals // 1

Philippa Gregory reveals the true stories of three remarkable women who lived through the treason and bloodshed of the dynastic conflict we call the Wars of the Roses. (1/2)

NEXT ON: 10:00am, Thu 27 Jul

The Roots of Monty Python

A look back at the origins of the ground breaking BBC comedy series Monty Python's Flying Circus.

The Richardsons

The story of the gangsters who ruled South London during the 60s. Features a host of dubious characters from the time plus the Hollywood actor Stephen Berkoff.

The Royal Good Guys The Royal Good Guys

Take a look at the charity work of the four princes Philip, Charles, William and Harry. Through their charities, they are transforming the British Royal Family into a modern global brand.

The Royals

From corgis to monkeys and horses to pigeons, this episode looks at the extraordinary relationship between British Royals and their animals.

The Royals

Review the incredible history of Royal Weddings and explore what each historic union meant to the nation as well as, of course, the happy couple.

The Search for Sherlock Holmes

The Search for Sherlock Holmes follows Hayman on a fascinating and personal journey to reveal the heart of one of the world's most significant and loved literary figures.

The Secret History of Our Streets The Secret History of Our Streets // 3

Featuring fascinating and often passionate accounts from residents both past and present of Caledonian Road, this episode tells the story of the changing faces of this remarkable street.

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Wed 26 Jul

The Super Rich and Us The Super Rich and Us // 2

The UK has more billionaires per head than any other country on earth yet is also the most unequal nation in Europe. We're told the super-rich will make us richer too - why hasn't that happened?

NEXT ON: 7:00pm, Sun 23 Jul

The Teacup Poisoner

An English serial killer who used poison to kill his victims. He was sent to Broadmoor Hospital in 1962 after poisoning several members of his family.

The Tower Episode 4

A behind the wall look at the Tower of London, its most famous prisoners, its use as a treasure house, the Tower at war & parts of the Tower no longer standing.

The Tube Series 1, Episode 3 - Working on the London Underground

For Tube drivers, their worst fear is somebody jumping or falling in front of their train. We follow what happens when this fear becomes a distressing reality for two drivers.

The Very Best of Kenneth Williams

Everyone knows the call of 'Oh Matron' from the Carry On films, but the amazing career of Kenneth Williams is so much more than a catchphrase. Stars relive the genius that was Kenneth Williams.

The Very Best of Leonard Rossiter

Perhaps best known for his role of Rigsby in Rising Damp, Leonard Rossiter is a true comic acting hero. Appearing in film and TV roles he made cynicism and lechery a comedy art form.

The Very Best of Ronnie Barker

Ronnie Barker, the comedian who took on so many charaters is presented in all its glory, with commentary from experts including Ronnie Corbett.

The Very Best of Sid James

His many performances on film and TV have made Sid James an instantly recognisable feature of British comedy.

The Welsh Child Killer

Fifteen year old killer Harold Jones brutally murdered two young girls in 1921 giving the reasons for the murders as a 'desire to kill'.

Their Finest Hour Their Finest Hour

The courageous Royal Air Force against overwhelming odds halt Hitler's Operation Sealion followed by the nightly Blitz on Britain's ports and cities.

UK Gold

Narrated by Dominic West, with a soundtrack by Thom Yorke and Robert del Naja, a documentary examining Britain's status as a tax haven for large corporations and the wealthy.

Torso in the Thames

A documentary examining the details of the Torso in the Thames case.

Untold Stories of a Royal... Untold Stories of a Royal...

... Bridesmaid: 30 years ago, India Hicks was a bridesmaid in the wedding of the century when her cousin, Prince Charles, married Lady Diana. India revisits that day with the people that were there.

Vice Squad Series 1, Episode 6

Officers discover a make-shift dungeon where punters pay to be punished, a questionable sauna and a prostitute who has no idea what she does for a living.

Waging A Living In London

Waging A Living In London, chronicling the successful campaign by cleaners at The Barbican Centre to secure a substantial pay rise, from around £6 to £8 per hour.

Walking With Dogs

Why do dogs play such an important part in our lives? Wonderland approaches dog walkers on London's Hampstead Heath to uncover the surprising stories between human and canine.

Welcome to the World of Weightloss

Documentary about dieting by critically acclaimed director Vanessa Engle. It follows the members of three different slimming clubs as they try to lose weight.

Why Don't You Speak English Why Don't You Speak English? // 2

First-generation immigrants are taught English by an ordinary British family, for one week, and in the family's own home.

Will Young: Who I Am Will Young: Who I Am // 2

London Real: In a candid interview with Brian Rose, Will Young discusses his route to stardom and his journey through therapy to battle past mental health issues. (Part 2 of 2).

William, Kate & George... William, Kate & George...

... A New Royal Family: With contributions from royal experts a look at the Cambridges' life together and asks what lies ahead for them in what will be tumultuous and rewarding lives.