On-demand recommendations

This month

A Law unto Themselves

Radio Times Choice
A Law unto Themselves
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Barrister Helena Kennedy meets a selection of eminent lawyers and judges. This edition sees her talk to Justice...

Heart and Soul

Radio Times Choice
Driving Out the Devil
28mins
BBC iPlayer

The world's main faiths and the personal side of religious belief.

Living World

Radio Times Choice
Turks and Caicos Islands: The Pygmy Boa Constrictor
22mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Tom Heap returns with the programme exploring the many varied aspects of the natural world, and...

How Britain Went to War

Radio Times Choice
How Britain Went to War
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Peter Hennessy makes use of official papers, archive sound recordings and interviews with fellow historians to...

Betjeman's Banana Blush

Radio Times Choice
Betjeman's Banana Blush
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Jarvis Cocker embarks on a mission to rediscover a forgotten musical treasure in the form of an LP recorded by...

Lulu's Musical Map of Glasgow

Radio Times Choice
Lulu's Musical Map of Glasgow
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Broadcaster John Cavanagh joins the singer as she goes on a tour of her home town, sharing her experiences of...

Plants: From Roots to Riches

Radio Times Choice
A Rose by Any Other Name
15mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Kathy Willis examines how changing scientific, economic and social preoccupations have influenced...

Inside the Ethics Committee

Radio Times Choice
Treating Teenagers
43mins
BBC iPlayer

The return of the programme in which a panel of experts examine personal testimonies to assess the moral...

Karaoke As Art?

Radio Times Choice
Karaoke As Art?
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Katie Puckrik examines whether karaoke can now be considered an art form, travelling to Portland, Oregon, where...

The Documentary

Radio Times Choice
Back to Charm School
27mins
BBC iPlayer

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

Doing It the Milton Keynes Way

Radio Times Choice
Doing It the Milton Keynes Way
28mins
BBC iPlayer

Milton Keynes is gaining a reputation as the leading business-friendly town in the UK. It's location with good...

AL Kennedy: Holding Hands

Radio Times Choice
AL Kennedy: Holding Hands
30mins
BBC iPlayer

The Scottish author explores the social, cultural and emotional significance attached to holding someone else's...

Punt PI

Radio Times Choice
The Mysterious Death of Flying Millionaire Alfred Loewenstein
30mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Steve Punt returns to examine mysteries that perplex, amuse and beguile, beginning with the...