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The Truth About...

Episode 17: Carbs

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Dr Xand van Tulleken investigates whether claims about negative effects of carbohydrates on health are true and explores healthier ways to consume them. Show more

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 15

Episode 8: Jonnie Peacock

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Available for 4 months

Celebrity genealogy series. Paralympic gold medal winner Jonnie Peacock looks back through the generations and ends up captivated by his four-times-great-grandmother. Show more

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 12

Episode 4: Jerry Hall

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Available for 4 months

Celebrity genealogy series. Jerry Hall knows her father's family were originally from Oldham but wants to find out how they ended up in America. Show more

Great Railway Journeys

Series 3

Episode 1: Crewe to Crewe

Duration: 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Victoria Wood makes a round trip to the north of Britain from Crewe, taking in both the east and west coasts and Thurso, the most northerly point possible by train. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Documentary drama series exploring the lives of Henry VIII's wives. Henry annuls his marriage to Anne of Cleves and marries teenager Catherine Howard two weeks later. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Anne of Cleves:
Rebecca Dyson Smith
Henry VIII:
Richard Ridings
Catherine Howard:
Lauren McQueen
Katherine Parr:
Alice Patten
Princess Elizabeth:
Madeleine Power
Ambassador Karl Harst:
Carsten Hayes
Thomas Culpepper:
Wilf Scolding
Archbishop Cranmer:
Crispin Letts
Charles Brandon:
Andrew Greenough
Eleanor Paston:
Sophie Roberts
Henry Norris:
Nicholas Agnew
Executive Producer:
Emma Hindley
Executive Producer:
Leanne Klein
Writer:
Chloe Moss
Producer:
Ben Evans
Production Company:
Wall to Wall South Ltd

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Documentary series featuring dramatic reconstruction in which Lucy Worsley delves into the personal lives of Henry VIII's wives, beginning with Catherine of Aragon and Anne Boleyn. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Katherine of Aragon:
Paola Bontempi
King Henry VIII:
Scott Arthur
Anne Boleyn:
Claire Cooper
Charles Brandon:
Orlando James
Maud Parr:
Natalie Grady
Maria de Salinas:
Bea Segura
Mary Boleyn:
Tiffany Ceri
Henry Norris:
Nicholas Agnew
Thomas Hawley:
Sam Phillips
Princess Mary:
Scarlett Cecil
Anne Savage:
Sophie Bleasdale
Production Company:
Wall to Wall South Ltd
Executive Producer:
Emma Hindley
Executive Producer:
Leanne Klein
Writer:
Chloe Moss
Producer:
Ben Evans

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Documentary drama series exploring the lives of Henry VIII's wives. Henry leaves Katherine to marry Anne Boleyn, but rumours start to spread that she has been unfaithful. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lucy Worsley
Katherine of Aragon:
Paola Bontempi
Henry VIII:
Scott Arthur
Anne Boleyn:
Claire Cooper
Jane Seymour:
Elly Condron
Henry Norris:
Nicholas Agnew
Maria de Salinas:
Bea Segura
Archbishop Cranmer:
Crispin Letts
Princess Mary:
Grace Drew
Anne Savage:
Sophie Bleasdale
Princess Elizabeth:
Isla Bliss
Prince Edward:
Ashton Hayward
Executive Producer:
Emma Hindley
Executive Producer:
Leanne Klein
Writer:
Chloe Moss
Producer:
Ben Evans
Editor:
Henry Wood
Production Company:
Wall to Wall South Ltd

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 6 months

Janina is in Turkey, tracking a young explorer who found the world’s oldest city and rewrote the beginning of civilisation – until his discovery became engulfed in scandal.

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Art critic Alastair Sooke tracks down the ten most expensive paintings to sell at auction, and investigates the stories behind the astronomic prices art can reach. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alastair Sooke
Presenter:
Alastair Sooke
Executive Producer:
Franny Moyle
Executive Producer:
Franny Moyle

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 9

Episode 9: John Barnes

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Celebrity genealogy series. John Barnes sets out to investigate the extraordinary role his grandfather, Frank Hill, played in Jamaica's struggle for self-rule. Show more

The Secret History of Our Streets

Series 2

Episode 2: Duke Street, Glasgow

Duration: 59 minutes

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

The series about archetypal streets in three of Scotland's great cities focuses on the longest street in Britain - Glasgow's Duke Street. Show more

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 13

Episode 2: Amanda Holden

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Available for 4 months

Celebrity genealogy series. Amanda Holden's investigation into rumoured French ancestry uncovers an extraordinary Napoleonic-era cross-channel romance. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Documentary looking at Gordon Welchman, a codebreaker crucial to the allies defeating the Nazis in World War II. Filmed extensively at Bletchley Park. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Thomas Viner
Production Manager:
Bethan Daunter
Production Coordinator:
Rebecca Fleetwood
Production Coordinator:
Jay Owen
Assistant Producer:
Sarah Clarke
Participant:
Rosamund Welchman
Participant:
Sinclair McKay
Participant:
Jimmy Thirsk
Participant:
Asa Briggs
Participant:
Jane Fawcett
Participant:
John Naughton
Participant:
Tony Comer
Participant:
John Scarlett
Participant:
Jenny Welchman
Participant:
Robert Everett
Participant:
Eric Ellingson
Participant:
Larry Hill
Participant:
Nigel West
Participant:
Diana Lucy
Participant:
David Hatch
Participant:
John Stevens
Participant:
James Bamford
Participant:
Cynthia Storer

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Available for 11 months

Mary Beard is on a mission to uncover the real Julius Caesar, and to challenge public perception, exploring Caesar's surprising legacy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Executive Producer:
Caterina Turroni
Executive Producer:
Richard Bradley