On-demand recommendations

This month

Homeland

13 Hours in Islamabad
55mins
4OD

The security breach at the embassy has a number of far-reaching consequences as the fourth series of the CIA...

The X Factor

The X Factor Results: Part Two
125mins

With part one of the final behind them, this is the last chance for the two remaining acts to impress the public...

Sports Personality of the Year 2014

Sports Personality of the Year 2014
140mins
BBC iPlayer

Gary Lineker, Gabby Logan and Clare Balding present this year's ceremony live from the Hydro Arena in Glasgow,...

Kate & Mim-Mim

A Christmas Wish
20mins
BBC iPlayer

Kate worries that dad won't be home in time to put the star on the tree on Christmas Eve due to a storm.

Atlantis

The Day of the Dead
45mins
BBC iPlayer

The gang members get lost in an ancient burial ground, but soon realise they are not alone as the space is...

Strictly Come Dancing

Part One
95mins
BBC iPlayer

After last week's shock exit of Pixie, five dancers have made it to the semi-final - Frankie, Caroline, Mark,...

The X Factor

Part One
125mins

They wowed the judges at the double auditions, survived the six-chair challenge and made it through nine weeks...

Doctors

Radio Times Choice
Tequila Perfect
28mins
BBC iPlayer

The big day arrives, but it remains to be seen whether things will go to plan for Rob as he renews his wedding...

QI

Lumped Together
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Question master Stephen Fry continues the comedy quiz's exploration of subjects beginning with the letter L as...

Not Going Out

Lucy
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Lee is worried that the woman of his dreams is drifting farther away - and admits his fears to Toby over a few...

Canterbury Cathedral

Pilgrims and Progress
60mins
BBC iPlayer

As mother church to 85 million Anglicans worldwide, the cathedral hosts a gathering of young priests from four...

The Joy of the Bee Gees

The Joy of the Bee Gees
60mins
BBC iPlayer

A profile of the legendary pop group, following their journey from child stars on the Australian variety circuit...

CBeebies Peter Pan

CBeebies Peter Pan
40mins
BBC iPlayer

The CBeebies presenters feature in a musical adaptation of JM Barrie's tale. With Katy Ashworth, Katrina Bryan,...

Blue Peter

Blue Peter: It's Christmas!
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Lindsey Russell turns on the Festival of Lights at Longleat, Iggy the guide dog goes Christmas shopping and the...

The Railway: First Great Western

Pushed to the Limit
60mins
Demand 5

Cheltenham Spa station manager Richard Morrish braces himself for a hectic four days with the two-platform...

The Fall

The Fall
90mins
BBC iPlayer

In the feature-length concluding episode of the thriller, Gibson's investigation leads her to the killer's lair,...

EastEnders

EastEnders
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Kat and Alfie go to see about getting a council house, but their optimism turns to gloom when they are told the...

Puppy Love

Puppy Love
30mins
BBC iPlayer

With her marriage on the rocks, Naomi struggles to cope as she has to leave home due to subsidence and deal with...

The Doctor Blake Mysteries

Radio Times Choice
All That Glitters
55mins
BBC iPlayer

A prospector walks into the pub declaring he has struck gold while Blake and Danny play darts. However, shortly...

Castles - Britain's Fortified History

Defence of the Realm
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Historian Sam Willis explores how castles came under threat from the cannon during the Wars of the Roses, before...

Babylon

Babylon
60mins
4OD

With their suspension lifted, the ARV boys return to duty, but when Banjo's bin footage goes viral, Sharon's...

Apple's Broken Promises

Radio Times Choice
Apple's Broken Promises
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Apple is arguably the most valuable brand on the planet, making products that a vast number of consumers want -...

Britain's Bloodiest Dynasty

Radio Times Choice
Tyranny
60mins
Demand 5

Dan Jones concludes his part-dramatised history of the Plantagenet dynasty by examining the extraordinary story...

Hey Duggee

The Tinsel Badge
10mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Kids take part in all kinds of activities at a clubhouse run by a dog called Duggee. In the first...

The Fight for Saturday Night

The Fight for Saturday Night
90mins
BBC iPlayer

Former media executive Michael Grade tells a tale of skulduggery and dirty dealings as he explores how TV shows...

MasterChef: The Professionals

Radio Times Choice
MasterChef: The Professionals
58mins
BBC iPlayer

Marcus Wareing, Monica Galetti and Gregg Wallace set the five finalists an invention test in which they must...

The Apprentice

Interviews
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The final five are told to brush up on their business plans, for this week's task is the old favourite in which...

Waterloo Road

Radio Times Choice
Waterloo Road
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Justin is struggling to deal with the breakdown of his relationship with Tiffany and erupts in a fit of...

The British Comedy Awards 2014

The British Comedy Awards 2014
96mins
4OD

Jonathan Ross hosts the annual ceremony in its 25th year, celebrating the best in British comedy. With nominees...