On-demand recommendations

This month

Blue Peter

Blue Peter
28mins
BBC iPlayer

The team celebrates the Hindu festival of Diwali and there is a performance by singer-songwriter Arjun....

The Great Fire

The Great Fire
60mins

Thomas bursts into his sister-in-law's lodgings to wake his family and lead them to safety, but Sarah is nowhere...

Emmerdale

Emmerdale
30mins

Lawrence and his daughter Chrissie arrive in the village as Nicola prepares for the Home Farm open day. When...

Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Arthur leads the Peaky Blinders in their plot to take over London's Eden Club, and an angry Sabini manages to...

George Clarke's Amazing Spaces

George Clarke's Amazing Spaces
60mins
4OD

The architect extraordinaire is back for another tour of offbeat small builds - and he isn't confining his...

Drifters

Rock 'n' Roll
30mins
4OD

The return of the comedy series about three graduates living in Leeds. Meg is devastated when her parents...

Homes by the Sea

Homes by the Sea
65mins
4OD

Architectural designer Charlie Luxton travels to the south Devon coast to investigate why it has become the most...

Detectorists

Detectorists
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Terry announces he is standing down as leader of the Danebury Metal Detecting Club, prompting the other members...

The Big Bang Theory

The Locomotion Interruption
30mins

The comedy returns as Leonard and Amy are forced to take an unexpected road trip to Arizona to pick up Sheldon...

The Kitchen

The Kitchen
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Now fully in the throes of September and with autumn approaching the households settle into a routine, but there...

Storyville

Storyville: Russia's Toughest Prison - The Condemned
80mins
BBC iPlayer

Documentary exploring the hidden world of one of Russia's most impenetrable and remote institutions - a...

Doctors

Mysterious Ways
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Daniel sets out to investigate when a young girl turns up at the practice showing signs of stigmata, while...

Secret History

Hitler's Hidden Drug Habit: Secret History
46mins
4OD

Obviously today nobody would attempt to paint Hitler in a positive light, but during the Nazi era, he rose to...

The Apprentice

Home Fragrance
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The candidates have to prove they can sniff out a sale this week as Alan Sugar summons them to the Royal...

Sacred Rivers with Simon Reeve

The Yangtze
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The adventurer travels to China for a trip along the Yangtze, Asia's longest river and the third longest in the...

Scott & Bailey

Scott & Bailey
60mins

Janet voices her concerns to Dodson about Gill's drinking, hoping it can be dealt with amicably, so she's...

Our Girl

Our Girl
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Lacey Turner has proved she is a fine actress time and again while portraying troubled Stacey Slater in...

Grand Designs

Grand Designs
65mins
4OD

Kevin McCloud revisits a memorable restoration project in the remote Creuse region of central France. Back in...

Wonders of the Monsoon

The Drought
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The other side of the monsoon, as the winds bring dry air and drought. Budgerigars swarm in the Australian...

Homeland

Trylon and Perisphere
65mins
4OD

Carrie heads back to the US for an official inquiry, where she continues to struggle with her ambivalence toward...

Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey
65mins

There is chemistry aplenty between Richard E Grant and Elizabeth McGovern, perhaps because they previously...

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

Trust Me, I'm a Doctor
60mins
BBC iPlayer

What do garlic, watermelon and beetroot have in common, apart from being edible? They are all so-called...

Antiques Roadshow

Chenies Manor 1
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Fiona Bruce and the team visit Chenies Manor near Amersham in Buckinghamshire, where members of the public bring...

Grayson Perry: Who Are You?

Grayson Perry: Who Are You?
47mins
4OD

The Turner Prize-winning artist spends time with people who are facing a crossroads or a crisis with their...

Casualty

The Index Case
50mins
BBC iPlayer

A man dies from a mysterious injury, leaving Connie wondering whether she missed something. Cal and Ethan...

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Kitty
60mins
Demand 5

A special agent from the FBI's cyber-crime unit arrives to help the team after the wife of a casino mogul is...

You Can't Get the Staff

You Can't Get the Staff
60mins
4OD

With the demand for domestic staff in Britain higher than ever, this programme follows privileged Brits who are...

You Can't Get the Staff

You Can't Get the Staff
60mins
4OD

With the demand for domestic staff in Britain higher than ever, this programme follows privileged Brits who are...