On-demand recommendations

This month

The Men Who Made Us Spend

The Men Who Made Us Spend
58mins
BBC iPlayer

Jacques Peretti visits American behavioural researchers who use their skills to help companies advertise goods...

People Just Do Nothing

Angel's Birthday
28mins
BBC iPlayer

Beats appeases his girlfriend by agreeing to attend a job interview at a tie shop, and Grindah wants to prepare...

EastEnders

Radio Times Choice
EastEnders
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Sharon is distraught after what she overheard and asks Linda to help plan her getaway. But can she really bring...

The Secret History of Our Streets

The Moray Estate, Edinburgh
60mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. After telling the story of six London locations from Victorian times to the present day, the...

Northern Soul: Living for the Weekend

Northern Soul: Living for the Weekend
60mins
BBC iPlayer

A look at the rise, fall and re-birth of the music and dance movement that took place across the north of...

Friday Night Dinner

The Big Day
35mins
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The third series of Robert Popper's award-winning comedy concludes with Grandma's wedding day. She's getting...

Four in a Bed

Radio Times Choice
Four in a Bed
60mins
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Hoteliers from the Isle of Wight and Cornwall compete to see which B&B provides the best value for money,...

Commonwealth Games

Radio Times Choice
Day Two
45mins
BBC iPlayer

Jason Mohammad introduces live coverage of the second day of the Games in Glasgow, which continues with 13...

Commonwealth Games

Radio Times Choice
Day Two
300mins
BBC iPlayer

Dougie Vipond introduces the opening live coverage on day two of the Games in Glasgow, focusing on the track...

The Honourable Woman

The Ribbon Cutter
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The political thriller rewinds to events eight years previously, with Hayden-Hoyle advancing his career in MI6...

BBC Proms 2014

Friday Night at the Proms: Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony
120mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Following last week's first night of the Proms, presenters Petroc Trelawny and Danielle de Niese...

Natural World

Penguin Post Office - Natural World
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Port Lockroy on Goudier Island in the British Antarctic Territory is the site of one of the world's most remote...

Commonwealth Games

Day One
180mins
BBC iPlayer

Dan Walker introduces further live coverage on day one in Glasgow, featuring England v Trinidad and Tobago in...

Commonwealth Games

Day One
180mins
BBC iPlayer

Gary Lineker introduces live coverage of the opening evening of swimming finals at the Tollcross International...

One Born Every Minute

One Born Every Minute
60mins
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Emma grew up living with who she thought were her mother, father and sisters, until her `mum' was diagnosed with...

The Mimic

The Mimic
30mins
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Jean sets Martin up on a blind date with an assertive body-language expert from Zumba classes, and the pair soon...

Utopia

Utopia
65mins
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On the run, the gang finds a young hacker who uncovers the key to The Network's new plan - a real global...

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Helpless
60mins
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A couple watch a human-sized hamster ball roll down the street and into their front yard, finding the body of a...

Our Planet from the Air: Home

Our Planet from the Air: Home
90mins
BBC iPlayer

Photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand and French director Luc Besson reveal the fragility of planet Earth by means...

Coast

Radio Times Choice
Secret Paths to Hidden Treasure
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The team explores secret paths around the shores of the British Isles. Nick Crane heads to Cape Wrath - the most...

The Fifteen Billion Pound Railway

Tunnels Under the Thames
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Engineer Linda Miller battles to rebuild a Victorian tunnel under the Royal Docks in the East End as part of the...

Kirstie's Fill Your House for Free

Kirstie's Fill Your House for Free
60mins
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Kirstie Allsopp helps transform Emma and Darren's Worcester home - which seems to be stuck in a 1980s time warp...

Hive Alive

Hive Alive
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Chris Packham and Martha Kearney conclude their quest with Professor Adam Hart to explore the remarkable secrets...

Doctors

Radio Times Choice
Pieces of String Too Short for Use
28mins
BBC iPlayer

Al falls head over heels for Niamh, while Mrs Tembe interferes with Josh's attempts to reintegrate himself into...

Holby City

Radio Times Choice
A Heart Man
56mins
BBC iPlayer

Elliot is nervous as he prepares to undergo brain surgery - not just about the operation but also about what it...

Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games: Opening Ceremony
180mins
BBC iPlayer

Gary Lineker, Hazel Irvine and Clare Balding present live coverage from Celtic Park, Glasgow, in a ceremony...

Emmerdale

Radio Times Choice
Emmerdale
60mins
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Hour-long episode. It's the morning of the wedding and Kerry tries to convince Dan the kiss was all Daz's doing,...

Natural World

Natural World: Chimps of the Lost Gorge
58mins
BBC iPlayer

Documentary providing an insight into the lives of chimpanzees in Uganda's Kyambura Gorge, a deep, forested...

Sir Chris Hoy: How to Win Gold

Sir Chris Hoy: How to Win Gold
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Chris Hoy is Britain's greatest ever Olympian, having won six gold and one silver medal at four Olympic Games....