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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.

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.

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 6)

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

An investigation into the gangs and smugglers who fought for control of Essex's ports in the 1970s and 1980s, turning its seaside towns into their violent playground.

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.

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.

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.

9/11 The Day That Changed The World 9/11 The Day That Changed The World

The inside story on the events of 9/11 from the perspectives of those in key positions of power at the time.

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 Tale of Two Cities A Tale of Two Cities

Dan Cruickshank follows in the footsteps of John Stow and John Strype, two of London's greatest chroniclers, to explore one of the most dramatic centuries in the history of London.

NEXT ON: 1:30am, Sat 23 Mar

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.

All The Buses All The Buses

6 young Londoners attempt to ride the city's 592 buses in 24 hours. Can they do it?

NEXT ON: 2:15am, Mon 25 Mar

Back From The Dead: The John Darwin Story Back From The Dead: The John Darwin Story

The remarkable story of a British prison officer who faked his own death.

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.

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.

Born to be different Born to be different // 2

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.

Born to be King Born to be King

A documentary to mark the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's newborn son. Sophie Raworth charts how a royal birth is an historic event and a glimpse into the future.

Brexit: The Battle For Britain Brexit: The Battle For Britain

Laura Kuenssberg tells the inside story of how Britain voted to leave the European Union, what went wrong for the Remain side and how it was outmanoeuvred and overtaken by those wanting to leave.

Britain Stands Alone

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

Britain's Biggest Primary School Best Friends Forever

Seven-year-old Alaniss returns to Gascoigne after spending a year at a specialist school. .

NEXT ON: 5:00pm, Sat 23 Mar

Britain's Lost Routes Highland Cattle Drovers

Accompanied by a herd of cows, Griff Rhys Jones retraces the 250-mile droving route from the Isle of Skye to Falkirk market used in the 19th century.

NEXT ON: 2:30am, Sat 23 Mar

Britain's Royal Weddings Britain's Royal Weddings Episode 2

The intimate story of Britain's royal weddings, starting with the wedding of Princess Anne to Captain Mark Phillips, told from the point of view of people who were there.

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.

Can't Bully Me Can't Bully Me

Documentary about four children aged 12-14 as they endeavour to overcome the traumatic effects of bullying at a network of specialised centres in Cambridge and London.

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.

Christmas at Britain's Biggest Primary School Christmas at Britain's Biggest Primary School

A special episode featuring Christmas festivities at the multi-cultural Gascoigne Primary School.

Churchill Winning the War Losing the Peace Churcill - Winning the War Losing the Peace

26 July 1945 has gone down as one of the greatest shocks in British electoral history. Why was Winston Churchill, and the Conservatives, rejected by the people he led to victory?

NEXT ON: 9:00am, Thu 04 Apr

Churchill's First World War Churchill's First World War

Drama-documentary. Disgraced by disasters in the Gallipoli wars, his political reputation in tatters, Churchill was all but finished in politics and in government at the time of the First World War.

Clean Eating - The Dirty Truth Clean Eating - The Dirty Truth

Imagine if the food you choose to eat could 'clean' your body and make you feel healthier. Horizon separates fact from pseudo-scientific fiction to unravel the diet fads gripping the west.

Cockleshell Hero's Cockleshell Hero's

A former member of the Special Boat Service turned politician Lord Ashdown discovers a tale of political and military rivalry that put men's lives at risk in Nazi-occupied France.

Codebreaker - The Secret Genius of World War Two Codebreaker - The Secret Genius of World War Two

The extraordinary, but previously hidden, story of a British engineer, Tommy Flowers, & a talented British mathematician, Bill Tutte whose genius changed the war & the world.

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.

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.

Dam Busters - The Race To Smash The German Dams Dam Busters - The Race To Smash The German Dams

James Holland presents an analysis of the legendary 1943 Dam Busters raid, that took 19 Lancaster bombers into the heart of enemy territory to destroy German dams.

Danny Dyer's Deadliest Men Danny Dyer's Deadliest Men // 1

Danny meets Stephen French - a one-time Liverpool ganster nicknamed the Devil, who became one of the country's leading underworld operators before turning his back on life as a drug baron.

Danny Dyer's Deadliest Men Danny Dyer's Deadliest Men // 1

Danny reflects on his interactions with some of the most ruthless and volatile men across Britain and ponders what they have taught him.

Danny Dyer's Real Football Factories Danny Dyer's Real Football Factories - England Away

Danny Dyer embarks on a journey into football's violent heartlands, where he discovers the firms, their main men and the stories of their major battles.

David Bowie Music in Review David Bowie Music in Review

A retrospective look at the music and influence of David Bowie.

NEXT ON: 7:00am, Sun 24 Mar

David Starkey's Music & Monarchy Series 1, David Starkey's Music & Monarchy Episode 3 Great British Music

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)

Double Decker Driving School

At one of London's largest double-decker driving schools, fellow recruits Claire and Manuel feel the pressure as the course continues and progress check tests approach. (6/6)

Elizabeth at 90 - A Family Tribute Elizabeth at 90 - A Family Tribute

Narrated by HRH The Prince Of Wales, this film is a unique celebration of The Queen's 90 years.

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.

Face Facts: The Truth About Botox Face Facts: The Truth About Botox

Presenter Kirsten O'Brien explores the world of Botox and dermal fillers, and with cosmetic injections growing more widespread, she investigates the risks associated with their use.

Fashanu's Football Challenge Fashanu's Football Challenge

Follow ex-professional footballer John Fashanu as he goes back to the grassroots of Football to manage an amateur Sunday league team.

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.

Forced Marriage Cops Forced Marriage Cops

With unprecedented access to the Manchester Police Force, this documentary investigates the biggest cases of forced marriage in the UK.

Funeral Directors Funeral Directors ep 3

A revealing look at funeral directors as they help people say the last goodbye. In this first episode, a terminally ill mother of two chooses to plan and arrange her own funeral.

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)

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

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

Great SAS Missions Desert Storm Scudbusters

In the Gulf wars of 1992 and 2003, the SAS returned to deep penetration teams fanned out into the Iraqi desert. Their missions ranged from disrupting supply lines, communications and raiding airfields, to the vital task of tracking down Saddam Hussein's deadly Scud missile launchers.

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.

Home Economics Home Economics

Youth awareness drama that highlights the pressures that young people face straight out of prison.

Horizon Allergies: Modern Life and Me

Horizon puts the lives of two ordinary families under the microscope to try to discover why allergies are on the rise, and reaching epidemic proportions in the western world.

Horizon: ADHD and Me Horizon: ADHD and Me

Comedian and impressionist Rory Bremner is on a personal mission to uncover the science of ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), a condition which he suspects he has.

Horizon: Are You Good or Evil? Horizon: Are You Good or Evil?

Do humans have an innate sense of morality? If so, where does it exist in the brain and how did it get there? Horizon meets the scientists trying to find a physical source behind our moral instincts.

Horizon: Battle In Your Mind Horizon: Battle in Your Mind

With every decision you take, there is a battle in your mind - a battle between intuition and logic. Professor Danny Kahneman explains the revolution in our understanding of the human mind.

Horizon: Curing Alzheimer's Horizon: Curing Alzheimer's

Alzheimer’s is the fastest growing disease in the world’s ageing population but the search for a cure has finally taken a revolutionary step forward. We take a look at the promising work on all fronts

Horizon: Defeating Cancer Horizon: Defeating Cancer

Horizon witnesses the breakthroughs in surgery & in scientific research that are offering new hope & helping to defeat a disease that more than 1 in 3 of us will develop at some stage of our lives.

Horizon: Don't Worry Be Happy Horizon: Don't Worry Be Happy

Michael Mosley goes on a personal quest to find out what defines our personalities and behaviour and asks can we change who we are for the better?

Horizon: Guide to Sex Horizon: Guide to Sex

In this Horizon Guide, Professor Alice Roberts investigates the staggering progress in our understanding of sex and asks can science save the day when sex goes wrong?

NEXT ON: 9:00pm, Fri 29 Mar

Horizon: Is Binge Drinking That Bad? Horizon: Is Binge Drinking That Bad?

Doctors and genetically identical twins Chris and Xand van Tulleken investigate the latest science and put their own bodies to the test to see how alcohol really affects us.

Horizon: Living With Autism Horizon: Living With Autism

Imagine being able to remember what you ate for dinner on 9 March 2002. Horizon discovers how brains that see the world in strikingly different ways are unlocking the secrets of our own minds.

Horizon: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Horizon: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

An emotional insight into the debilitating disorder. We find out what triggers it, how it can be stopped and meet the scientists whose cutting-edge research is giving sufferers hope.

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Sat 23 Mar

Horizon: Should I Eat Meat Horizon: Should I Eat Meat

Dr Michael Mosley seeks to establish the truth about meat. Are those barbecue favourites like burgers and sausages really that bad? Should we all go vegetarian instead?

Horizon: Sugar Vs Fat Horizon: Sugar Vs Fat

What’s worst for you; fat or sugar? Twin doctors Chris and Xand Van Tullekan experiment on their own bodies - with one on a low fat diet and one on a low sugar diet. What will it do to their bodies?

Horizon: The Science of Laughter Horizon: The Science of Laughter

This is a global quest to discover the positive power of laughter. Right from the start of our lives, we all laugh. But why? Is our sense of humour what sets us apart from the rest of the animal world?

Horizon: The Secret World of Pain Horizon: The Secret World of Pain

Revealing the latest research into the mysterious & common human experiences of pain. Breakthroughs have come from studying a woman who has felt no pain in her life & a man who cut off his arm to survive.

Horizon: What Makes us Human Horizon: What Makes us Human

Professor Alice Roberts sets out to explore what it is about our bodies, our genes and ultimately our brains that set us apart from our furry cousins - what is it that truly makes us human?

NEXT ON: 10:00am, Thu 04 Apr

Horizon: Why Are We Getting So Fat? Horizon: Why Are We Getting So Fat?

Over 60% of adults in the UK are currently classed as overweight or obese, and this figure is set to rise. Is it really as simple as eating less and exercising more? Dr Giles Yeo finds out.

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.

How Royal Illness Changed History How Royal Illness Changed History

Lucy Worsley, chief curator at Historic Royal Palaces, explores how the physical and mental health of our past monarchs has shaped the history of the nation.

NEXT ON: 2:30am, Mon 25 Mar

How Safe Are My Drugs How Safe Are My Drugs

More and more people are taking illicit drugs each month; we’ve never had more choice or had easier access to them. But how many people have any idea what they’re taking?

NEXT ON: 9:00pm, Fri 05 Apr

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.

Immigration: Rivers of Blood Immigration: Rivers of Blood

Has Brexit unleashed a new wave of intolerance in the UK? 50 years after Enoch Powell gave his incendiary 'Rivers of Blood' anti-immigration speech, journalist Mihir Bose explores if much has changed.

Immortal? The Horizon Guide to Ageing Immortal? The Horizon Guide to Ageing

Is there any way to slow or even prevent the ravages of time? Johnny Ball looks back over the years that Horizon have been on air to find out what science has learned about how and why we grow old.

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 My Mind Inside My Mind

Using computer graphics to travel inside the body, this film explores the science behind mental illness, discovering the social, biological and psychological changes that happen inside our mind.

International Football Factories International Football Factories - Scotland

Scotland: In the Scottish capital Danny speaks to the top boys who call Easter Road their home, discussing their brutal rivalry with Aberdeen and their notorious baby crew.

Joe Strummer: The Future is Unwritten Joe Strummer: The Future is Unwritten

Award-winning documentary revealing Joe Strummer, the lead singer of the British Punk band, The Clash, not just as a legend or musician, but as a true communicator of our times.

NEXT ON: 10:30pm, Sun 31 Mar

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.

King Alfred and The Anglo Saxons King Alfred and The Anglo Saxons

Michael Wood tells the story of King Alfred the Great, his daughter Aethelflaed, his son Edward and his grandson Athelstan, arguing that they were the most important rulers in the history of England.

King George VI: The Man Behind... King George VI: The Man Behind ... //0

... The King's Speech. The true story of the man who never wished to be King of England and how he overcame his personal limitations to save a nation.

Last Heroes of D-Day Last Heroes of D-Day

Dan Snow examines how two years of meticulous planning, espionage and the analysis of three dimensional aerial photographs helped the Allied Forces gain a foothold in Northern France.

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.

Les Miserables: The History of the World's Greatest Story Les Miserables: The History of the World's Greatest Story

Victor Hugo's classic French novel has undergone one of the most successful transitions from book to stage to screen - this documentary follows the journey.

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 // 4

The staff gear up to the massive Christmas season, with preparations starting in July. This episode also peeks into the VIP world of Liberty's personal shoppers and private suites. (S2, ep 4)

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.

Lusitania: 18 Minutes That Changed WW1 Lusitania: 18 Minutes That Changed WWI

In 1915, passenger liner Lusitania was torpedoed by a German U-boat, which pulled the US into WWI. This film looks at the last 18 minutes onboard & the passengers' fight for survival.

Make Bradford British Make Bradford British

People from the same city, but from very different backgrounds, agree to spend time together to examine their own long-held preconceptions about other sections of society.

NEXT ON: 9:00pm, Sat 23 Mar

Margaret Thatcher The Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher The Iron Lady

From her humble beginnings as a Grocer's daughter from Grantham, Margaret Thatcher fought her way through the murky world of politics, the sexist prejudices of the Conservative Party elite and the scepticism of the British electorate.

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.

Meet The Lords Rebel Lords

Episode two of the behind-the-scenes documentary returns to the House as the government threatens to trim the Lords' powers if they rebel again. But will they comply?

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Thu 28 Mar

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.

My Brother The Terrorist My Brother The Terrorist

Award-winning filmmaker Robb Leech attempts to discover what changed his stepbrother Rich and wants to know what, if anything, could have kept him from conversion to radical Islam.

My Father - In Life and Death My Father - In Life and Death

After the heartbreaking diagnosis of motor neurone disease at 51, Steve trains his son Fraser as a camera operator, capturing his family's unique story in an ever unfolding, real-time narrative.

My Street My Street

Sue Bourne had lived in her street for fifteen years yet she knew practically none of her neighbours. She began knocking on doors and meeting her neighbours, this is the story of what she found.

My Street My Street

Sue Bourne had lived in her street for fifteen years yet she knew practically none of her neighbours. She began knocking on doors and meeting her neighbours, this is the story of what she found.

Mystery of Murder - A Horizon Guide Mystery of Murder - A Horizon Guide

Michael Mosley uses footage from the BBC archives to chart scientists' progress as they looked at the mind of a murderer in an attempt to understand why people commit such crimes.

Nelson in His Own Words Nelson in His Own Words

Lord Horatio Nelson is one of history's most celebrated characters, his achievements are well known, but what about Nelson the man? We draw on a collection of personal correspondence, to find out.

NEXT ON: 10:00am, Fri 29 Mar

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.

Night Bus

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

No Greater Love No Greater Love

Unprecedented behind-the-scenes access of a Carmelite nunnery.

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.

Oxford Street Revealed Oxford Street Revealed

Observational documentary series following the people who keep Oxford Street running. Police hunt for a shoplifter who may be responsible for thousands of pounds' worth of theft.

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Mon 25 Mar

Panorama: Fighting Terror With Torture Panorama: Fighting Terror With Torture

How far should we go in the fight against terrorism? In the aftermath of 9/11, America has been using the technique of controlled drowning known as "waterboarding" but is this torture?

Panorama: Inside Europe's Terror Attacks Panorama: Inside Europe's Terror Attacks

Panorama reveals how the so-called Islamic State's terror network has been operating secretly in Europe, and looks at Western intelligence agencies' battle to stop it.

Panorama: Inside the Taliban Panorama: Inside the Taliban

Panorama gained unique access inside a Taliban stronghold just 60 miles from Kabul, Afganistan, as most American, British & other NATO forces were starting their withdrawal from the country.

Prince Charles' Other Mistress Prince Charles' Other Mistress

The fascinating story about his intense relationship between Prince Charles and Australian heiress Dale "Kanga" Tryon.

Prince Harry - Frontline Afghanistan Prince Harry - Frontline Afghanistan

Follow Prince Harry up close as he goes into action during his second tour of Afghanistan.

Prostitution - What's The Harm? Prostitution - What's The Harm?

A lively and thought-provoking documentary investigating the current state of prostitution in the UK and looking at young people's attitudes to the world's oldest profession.

Queen Elizabeth II: The Diamond Celebration Queen Elizabeth II: The Diamond Celebration

Enjoy this unique commemoration of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Year in 2012. This feature length retrospective of the Queen's reign is packed with rare footage and expert commentary from Robert Lacy, Nicholas Owen, Tim Heald, Ingrid Seward, Gyles Brandreth.

Queen Victoria's Children Queen Victoria's Children // 3

This final episode focuses on Victoria's difficult relationship with her sons and how, after Albert's death, they struggled to live up to his model of purity. (3/3)

Rebellion The Stuarts in Exile Rebellion The Stuarts in Exile

This two-part anniversary special sheds new light on the political, military and cultural threat that the Jacobites posed to the embryonic British state.

NEXT ON: 8:00am, Sun 31 Mar

Return of the Black Death Return of the Black Death

Bubonic plague is still around today, but kills in small numbers. Why did it kill so many people in 1348? The discovery of 25 medieval skeletons in London provides new answers.

Richard III: Martyr or Monster? Richard III: Martyr or Monster?

A look at some of the myths that surround Richard III and how he came to be discovered buried in a Leicester Car Park.

NEXT ON: 10:00am, Wed 27 Mar

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

Documentary starring national treasure David Attenborough.

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.

Royal Cousins at War Into the Abyss

The roles played by cousins Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany and King George V of England in the desperate, frantic summer of 1914.

Royal Wives at War Elizabeth v Mrs Simpson Royal Wives at War Elizabeth v Mrs Simpson

A drama-enriched documentary which tells the story of a family affair that changed the course of world events.

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.

Sell-Off

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 // 6

David Tennant meets other actors who have played Hamlet, from David Warner to Jude Law.

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.

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...

Supermarket Sleuth Supermarket Sleuth

Cherry Healey tackles the battle of the bulge, testing the everyday staples that could help us all to lose weight.

NEXT ON: 10:00am, Fri 05 Apr

Sweet Sweet

Commuting in the capital can be stressful, to say the least. This is a 'SWEET' story of Brockley station attendant and TFL worker Sylvain on a quest to make our journeys in London brighter with just one kind word.

Tax Havens of The Rich and Powerful Tax Havens of The Rich and Powerful

Panorama exposes tax avoiders, criminals and world leaders who have been hiding their money and their secrets offshore.

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 Bridges That Built London The Bridges That Built London

Dan Cruickshank explores the mysteries and secrets of the bridges that have made London what it is. He uncovers stories of Bronze-Age relics emerging from the Vauxhall shore, of why London Bridge was falling down, of midnight corpses splashing beneath Waterloo Bridge, and above all, of the sublime ambition of London's bridge builders themselves.

NEXT ON: 10:00am, Tue 26 Mar

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 Changing Face of Terror The Changing Face of Terror

Panorama investigates the escalation of the use of lone jihadis by IS, asking what the UK government can do to prevent radicalisation of young people.

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 Dark Charisma of Adolf Hitler The Dark Charisma of Adolf Hitler Ep1

Leading Millions Into The Abyss - Adolf Hitler was, arguably, the most extraordinary leader who has ever lived but given his violent and hate-filled character, why did millions support him?

NEXT ON: 9:00am, Mon 01 Apr

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 Gatwick Baby Gatwick Baby

... Abandoned at Birth. Steven Hydes was abandoned at Gatwick Airport when he was just 10 days old. 24 years later he embarks on a journey to discover where he comes from.

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 Ghosts of Mary Rose The Ghosts of Mary Rose

Ghosts of the Mary Rose uses the latest forensic techniques to investigate one of the biggest unsolved mysteries in British history: the identity of the crew of the Mary Rose

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 History of Brick Lane The History of Brick Lane // 0

... Salt Beef and Rye. Over the period of a year, a camera crew filmed and interviewed people who visit the world famous Brick Lane Beigel Bake.

NEXT ON: 9:00am, Mon 25 Mar

The Iranian Embassy Siege The Iranian Embassy Siege

Interviews with those involved in the 1980 Iranian Embassy Siege and footage of the dramatic SAS operation that brought it to an end.

The Most Dangerous Man in Tudor England The Most Dangerous Man in Tudor England

Melvyn Bragg explores the dramatic story of William Tyndale and his mission to translate the Bible into English, which made him a threat to the authority of the church and state.

NEXT ON: 10:00am, Thu 28 Mar

The New Eastenders The New Eastenders

Since the 1990s, Shoreditch and Hackney have found themselves at the epicentre of London's explosive art scene. However, not all residents are overjoyed by the invasion of the contemporary bourgeoisie.

NEXT ON: 10:15pm, Tue 26 Mar

The Night Bus

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

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 Princess and The Gangster The Princess and The Gangster

A gripping look at the relationship between Princess Margaret's and notorious London criminal, John Bindon.

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)

The Rise of Female Violence The Rise of Female Violence

Convictions of young women for violent crimes are skyrocketing. Using social experiments to gauge public reactions, this eye-opening film explores our deeply ingrained attitudes to female violence.

The Roots of Monty Python

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

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 Secret History of Our Streets The Secret History of Our Streets // 6

The sixth episode features Arnold Circus in the East End and the story of a Victorian social experiment that changed Britain - the home of the first council estate which opened in 1896. (6/6)

The Secret Life of Cleaners The Secret Life of Cleaners

What do the contents of our homes and our interactions with a workforce paid to clean up after us reveal about us? We tell the story of an invisible class struggling to earn a living in the UK.

The Secret Photos of the Duke... The Secret Photos of the Duke..// 0

... And Duchess of Windsor. The intimate love story of Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson as never seen before, a love story which has always been considered one of history's most romantic.

The Story of Turner's House The Story of Turner's House

The story of Sandycombe's rescue from near-dilapidation to finished work, looking at the work of the many craftsmen whose exceptional skills brought the conservation project to a successful conclusion.

The Stuarts The Stuarts Ep 3

The final, dramatic act of the Stuart century saw the Stuarts fatally divided by religion: brother versus brother, and two daughters supporting the overthrow of their father. (3/3)

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?

The Teacher Who Defied Hitler The Teacher Who Defied Hitler

In 1935, around 44,000 Jewish children in Germany were virtually barred from a school system and public life until a young couragous woman decided to take up the battle with the Nazi administration.

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 Truth About Dementia The Truth About Dementia

Angela Rippon investigates the disease that took her mother's life and is now starting to affect her friends. She discovers some of the surprising ways people can help to protect themselves.

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Fri 22 Mar

The Truth About Healthy Eating The Truth About Healthy Eating

Fiona Phillips presents. The promise of improving health is the ultimate marketing ploy. But does the science behind this multi-million-pound business really back up the claims?

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Sun 24 Mar

The Truth About Meat The Truth About Meat

Every week brings a new headline about the dangers of meat, but is there any truth to these juicy meat-based headlines? Leading industry experts dispel some everyday myths about meat.

NEXT ON: 10:00am, Wed 03 Apr

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 Sid James

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

The Windsors - from George to Kate The Windsors - from George to Kate

Today, the House of Windsor continues to capture the world's imagination. This documentary gathers archival film footage and stills from nearly a century of official events.

The Women of World War One The Women of World War One

In 1914 women all over Europe were experiencing the impact of war and making their own contributions to the war effort on the home front. This is their story.

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.

This World: Jihadi Brides The World: Jihadi Brides

We look at why young women are giving up the security of British citizenship, the love and support of their families and the comforts of Western living to become part of the so called Islamic State?

Three Days That Shook Paris Three Days That Shook Paris

This is the definitive story of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in January 2015, and of the three days of horror that followed, leaving 20 dead and a nation traumatised.

Traders - Millions By The Minute Traders - Millions By The Minute Episode 2

A mesmerising account of life in the global financial heartlands, Traders gets under the skin of the men and women who work in the strange and compulsive world of the money markets around the world.

NEXT ON: 9:00pm, Thu 28 Mar

Trust me I'm a Doctor Trust Me I'm a Doctor Ep2

Can you be fit and fat? Could you improve your health by staying in bed longer? Michael Mosley and his team of doctors find out.

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Fri 29 Mar

Unlocking Sherlock Unlocking Sherlock

How did writers Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss turn the stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Victorian super-sleuth in the 21st-century television phenomenon that is Sherlock?

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.

Welcome to The Mosque Welcome to The Mosque

With unprecedented access, documentary filmmaker Robb Leech enters Europe's biggest Muslim community, in the heart of London's East End.

Wellington: The Iron Duke Unmasked Wellington: The iron Duke Unmasked

Arthur Wesley became the 1st Duke of Wellington and a towering figure in British history. But how much do we really know about the Iron Duke?

Who Killed The Princes in The Tower Who Killed The Princes in The Tower

In 1483, the twelve-year-old King Edward V and his younger brother were put into the Tower of London by their uncle, Richard. The boys were never seen again so what really happened to them?

Who Shot Down MH-17? Who Shot Down MH-17?

The Conspiracy Files. In 2014 Malaysia Airlines MH-17 was shot out of the sky and crashed killing all 298 on board. This World investigates if this was deliberately orchestrated to frame Russia.

NEXT ON: 8:00pm, Sun 31 Mar

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.

Willing to Kill: The Texas Cheerleader Story Willing to Kill: The Texas Cheerleader Story

A woman is accused of trying to get her daughter on the high-school cheerleading squad, by murder.

Young Vets Young Vets Episode 10

Judy Puddifoot is thrown into the deep end by her supervisor during life-saving surgery on a dog with an infected uterus, and she tackles her first chicken consultation!