On-demand recommendations

This month

BBC World Drama: The Cactus Flowers

Radio Times Choice
BBC World Drama: The Cactus Flowers
55mins
BBC iPlayer

Three Zimbabwean women start a fishing business in this International Playwriting Competition winner by Virginia...

Metal at 40

Radio Times Choice
Metal at 40
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Emily Booth tells the story of the loudest, darkest form of rock, with the help of many of metal's leading...

World Book Club

Radio Times Choice
The Catcher in the Rye
55mins
BBC iPlayer

Harriet Gilbert discusses JD Salinger's 1951 classic novel The Catcher in the Rye in New York's Algonquin Hotel.

The Documentary

Radio Times Choice
Sheltering on the Night Bus
28mins
BBC iPlayer

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.