The latest national and international news, exploring the day's events from a global perspective.
The interwar period was a difficult time for many of Britain's greatest palaces, but more recent times saw restoration and conservation on a new scale. Show more
In 18th century England, out of the Age of Enlightenment came a Gothic obsession with monsters which influenced art, architecture and literature. Show more
Series celebrating the British aviation industry. In the 50s and 60s, Britain led the world into the jet age with a new generation of fighters and bombers. Show more
'Then and now' special featuring 70s artistes as seen in 2002. With archive footage and performances by Donny Osmond, David Cassidy, Page and Plant and Alice Cooper. Show more
Louise Minchin explores how Dunham Massey stately home in Cheshire was turned into a hospital for injured British soldiers during WWI. Show more