Martin Roberts and Lucy Alexander visit a cottage in Devon, a basement flat in London and a property in Sunderland, and find out who bought them at auction. Show more
In this episode, three people in a hot air balloon crash into electricity pylons, and specialists face a very unusual and tough horse rescue.
Matt Allwright uncovers the secrets of sophisticated scams. Matt visits Bill, who was persuaded to invest thousands in land only to learn that he had been conned. Show more
Series following the work of probate researchers. The search for relatives of Philip Konigk stretches all the way from the Oxfordshire countryside to 19th-century South Africa. Show more
Chefs compete to cook at a banquet to celebrate 25 years of Red Nose Day. The three Northern Ireland chefs prepare their main course. Show more
Steve Backshall and his crew visit Australia and New Zealand in search of more lethal predators. Steve is dropped onto the nest of a saltwater crocodile. Show more
Michael Portillo learns how Victorian fire fighters liked a tipple and discovers how even 19th-century sewage pumps were a celebration of design. Show more
The latest national and international news, plus top interviews and analysis.
The latest international news from the BBC.
Teen comedy. A New York teenager moves with her mother to the New Jersey suburbs. Now she must make friends, avoid enemies and land the lead in the play at her new school. Show more
Anne Robinson presents the quick-fire general knowledge quiz in which contestants must decide at the end of each round which of their number should be eliminated.
Andrew Neil presents live coverage of the parliamentary debate following the death of Baroness Thatcher and is joined in the studio by Ken Livingstone and Edwina Currie. Show more
Series exploring Britain's coastline. Neil Oliver performs an extract from The Tempest on the stage of a remarkable coastal amphitheatre near Land's End. Show more
Nature documentary series. David Attenborough meets moles that can swim through sand, a shrew that hunts underwater and the world's strangest bat in New Zealand. Show more
Paul Martin visits Wrexham with experts Philip Serrell and Kate Bliss to value antiques locals wish to sell at auction. Paul explores Wrexham's parish church, St Giles. Show more
Dermot Murnaghan hosts the show in which teams from all over the UK take on probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quiz champions. Show more
Series following British flying doctors in Australia. Dr Hilary is called to a diver with the symptoms of the bends off Bondi Beach, and a kitchen unit falls on a child. Show more
The Bikers look at British beef. They visit a farmer looking to the future with his elite Wagyu cattle, discover the history of tripe and learn how to roast an ox whole. Show more
Celebrating the workers from around our shores. Nick Crane tells the tale of a refrigeration plant whose workers kept Britain's biggest fishing fleet afloat. Show more
BBC security correspondent Frank Gardner returns to Saudi Arabia, where he was shot by Al Qaeda in 2004, exploring how it has so far avoided an Arab Spring revolution. Show more
Do you really know what is happening inside your head? James May cranks open your cranium to find out about behaviour, memory and much more from over 100 billion whizzing neurons. Show more
Regional Variations (2)
In-depth investigation and analysis of the stories behind the day's headlines with Jeremy Paxman.
Hazel Irvine and guests preview the 77th Masters, the first major championship of 2013. Includes a look at the form of Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and Bubba Watson. Show more
A day in the life of the NHS. A GP struggles with an unusual emergency on a Scottish Island and a top surgeon performs a high risk brain operation while the patient is awake. Show more