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SAS: Rogue Warriors

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

The remarkable story behind the fighting force. Stirling is locked away in Hitler's most secure prison and leadership of the SAS passes to Paddy Mayne. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Macintyre
Executive Producer:
Eamon Hardy

SAS: Rogue Warriors

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

The remarkable story behind the fighting force. With the tragic loss of Jock Lewes, Stirling's second in command is now Captain Paddy Mayne, an unpredictable and dangerous officer. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Macintyre
Executive Producer:
Eamon Hardy

Timewatch

Double Agent: The Eddie Chapman Story

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Ben MacIntyre reveals the true story of Britain's most extraordinary wartime double agent, Eddie Chapman. Featuring remarkable footage of Chapman three years before his death. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Macintyre
Producer:
Sally George

Duration: 1 hour

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

Available for 7 months

Ben Macintyre explores the truth behind the most famous double agent in modern history - Harold Kim Philby. He argues that Philby has become a caricature of the gentleman spy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Macintyre
Kim Philby:
David Oakes
Nicholas Elliot:
William Beck
Series Producer:
Francis Whately
Executive Producer:
Dominic Corssley-Holland
Assistant Producer:
Ben Ryder
Production Manager:
Gezz Mounter
Production Coordinator:
Jane Chan

Duration: 1 hour

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

Available for 7 months

Ben Macintyre explores the truth behind the most famous double agent in modern history. Nicholas Elliott continues to defend Kim Philby as suspicion grows that he is a Soviet spy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Macintyre
Kim Philby:
David Oakes
Nicholas Elliot:
William Beck
Producer:
Tom McCarthy
Series Producer:
Francis Whately
Executive Producer:
Dominic Corssley-Holland
Assistant Producer:
Ben Ryder
Production Manager:
Gezz Mounter
Production Coordinator:
Jane Chan

Duration: 1 hour

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

Andrew Marr discusses art, politics and current affairs with guests David Miliband, Danny Alexander and Ben Macintyre. Ann Treneman and Jemma Redgrave review the Sunday newspapers. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Producer:
Libby Jukes
Interviewed Guest:
David Miliband
Interviewed Guest:
Danny Alexander
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Macintyre
Participant:
Jemma Redgrave
Participant:
Ann Treneman

Book of the Week

The Spy and the Traitor

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Ben Macintyre's thrilling new book tells the story of a KGB double agent and plunges us into the Cold War's underworld of espionage, duplicity and intrigue. Tim McInnerny reads. Show more

Book of the Week

The Spy and the Traitor

Episode 2

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Ben Mcintyre's gripping story about a KGB double agent and Cold War espionage. Today, MI6 gets a lucky break. Tim McInnerny reads. Show more

Book of the Week

The Spy and the Traitor

Episode 3

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Ben Macintyre's breath-taking account of a KGB double agent at the height of the Cold War. Today, London calls. Tim McInnerny reads. Show more

Book of the Week

The Spy and the Traitor

Episode 4

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Ben Macintyre's compelling new book about a KGB double agent operating at the height of the Cold War. Today, Moscow wants a meeting. Tim McInnerny reads. Show more

Book of the Week

The Spy and the Traitor

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Ben Macintyre's thrilling account about a KGB double agent and Cold War espionage. Today, a game of cat and mouse ensues. Tim McInnerny reads. Show more

Book of the Week

Ben Macintyre - A Spy Among Friends

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Beirut, 1963: Nicholas Elliott is sent to interrogate double agent Kim Philby. Public school, Cambridge and MI6, they have been friends for 30 years. But that friendship is over. Show more

Book of the Week

Ben Macintyre - A Spy Among Friends

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Burgess and Maclean have fled to Moscow and the spotlight turns to Philby as a third suspect. Read by Simon Russell Beale. Show more

Book of the Week

Ben Macintyre - A Spy Among Friends

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Kim Philby returns to an MI6 posting in Beirut. He contacts the KGB, but the net is closing in. Read by Simon Russell Beale. Show more

Book of the Week

Ben Macintyre - A Spy Among Friends

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

After 30 years of friendship, Nicholas Elliott finally confronts Philby, and the truth is revealed. Read by Simon Russell Beale. Show more

Book of the Week

Ben Macintyre - A Spy Among Friends

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Philby is promoted to head the MI6 Soviet Section - where he plots his greatest of betrayals. Read by Simon Russell Beale. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 11 months

Writer and presenter Ben Macintyre reveals the gripping true story of the double agents who helped to make D-day a success, a triumph for espionage, deceit and twisted thinking. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Macintyre
Producer:
Sally George

SAS: Rogue Warriors

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

The remarkable story behind an extraordinary fighting force. Episode one tells the story of the founding of the SAS in the heat of the north African desert in 1941. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ben Macintyre
Executive Producer:
Eamon Hardy

Start the Week

Soldiering on: the British Army, Lenin and Putin

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses the British army and relations with Russia with Richard Dannatt, Ben Macintyre, Catherine Merridale and John Lough. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Dannatt
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Macintyre
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Merridale
Interviewed Guest:
John Lough
Interviewed Guest:
Katy Hickman