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Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 6

Episode 2: Fiona Bruce

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Celebrity genealogy series. Fiona Bruce discovers the sad truth behind her great-grandfather's mysterious death, and returns to her family's ancestral home. Show more

Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Asia PacificLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Latin America

Simon Sebag Montefiore explores how the Habsburg emperors transformed Vienna from a fortress into a great cultural capital. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Richard Downes
Executive Producer:
Mike Smith

Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Middle EastLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Latin America

British historian Simon Sebag Montefiore discovers how Vienna marked Europe's front line in the struggle to defend both Christendom and the Catholic Church. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Richard Downes
Executive Producer:
Mike Smith

Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS AfricaLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

Simon Sebag Montefiore finds out how Vienna defeated the Ottoman threat at the end of the 17th century, with the help of a pan-European army which rushed to the rescue. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Richard Downes
Executive Producer:
Mike Smith

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Simon Reeve travels around the island of Ireland, beginning his journey in the south of Ireland, paramotoring with an Irish explorer. On the west coast, he does a spot of surfing. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Series Producer:
Dominic Ozanne
Executive Producer:
David Upshal

Tropic of Cancer with Simon Reeve

Episode 2: Western Sahara to Libya

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for years

The second leg of Simon Reeve's journey sees him dodge the Moroccan secret police in Western Sahara and travel on one of the world's longest trains. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Executive Producer:
Lucy Hetherington
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Simon Reeve continues his epic journey. In India, Simon travels from the coast of Gujarat in the west to Kolkata in the east, via Bhopal and Gandhi's home town of Ahmedabad. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Tropic of Capricorn

Episode 4: Chile to Brazil

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Available for years

The final stage of Simon Reeve's journey along the Tropic of Capricorn, the line of latitude that crosses South Africa, South America and Australia. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Executive Producer:
Lucy Hetherington
Series Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Duration: 23 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS AfricaLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Middle East

British historian Simon Sebag Montefiore describes how the Habsburgs transformed Vienna into a multinational city of music, culture and ideas. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Richard Downes
Executive Producer:
Mike Smith

Sacred Rivers with Simon Reeve

Episode 3: The Yangtze

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for years

Simon Reeve explores the influence three rivers have on the countries they flow through. He travels along the Yangtze, discovering a revival of religious faith in China. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Series Producer:
Dominic Ozanne
Executive Producer:
Mike Smith

Sacred Rivers with Simon Reeve

Episode 2: The Ganges

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Simon Reeve explores the influence three rivers have on the countries they flow through. Along the Ganges, he sees how India's economy has affected its religious culture. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Simon Reeve travels around Ireland. Starting at the spectacular Giant's Causeway in Northern Ireland, Simon travels down the east coast, ending in the Wicklow Mountains. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Series Producer:
Dominic Ozanne
Executive Producer:
David Upshal

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 9 months

Simon Reeve concludes his adventure, travelling down the east coast to the cities of Gold Coast, Sydney and Melbourne, meeting bikers, vets and a Muslim football team en route. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

Simon Sebag Montefiore looks at the Habsburgs' rise to power and how Vienna marked Europe's front line in the struggle to defend both Christendom and the Catholic Church. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Anita Rani and Justin Rowlatt embark on two car journeys across China. Anita takes the high road through the rich cities of the east, while Justin discovers the rural hinterland. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Justin Rowlatt
Presenter:
Justin Rowlatt
Presenter:
Anita Rani
Presenter:
Anita Rani
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 10 months

The story of how Vienna, triumphant after the Ottoman threat receded at the end of the 17th century, was transformed from a fortress into a great cultural capital. Show more

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS North AmericaLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Europe

Simon Reeve concludes his adventure, travelling down the east coast to the cities of Gold Coast, Sydney and Melbourne, meeting bikers, vets and a Muslim football team en route. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS EuropeLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Asia Pacific

Simon Reeve explores the influence three rivers have on the countries they flow through. He travels along the Yangtze, discovering a revival of religious faith in China. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Series Producer:
Dominic Ozanne
Executive Producer:
Mike Smith

Indian Ocean with Simon Reeve

Episode 2: Madagascar to the Seychelles

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Simon Reeve travels around the edge of the Indian Ocean. On the second leg of his journey, Simon visits Madagascar, Mauritius and the Seychelles. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Reeve
Executive Producer:
Sam Bagnall