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The Supervet

The Supervet
46mins
All4

A five-year-old Great Dane is rushed to Fitzpatrick Referrals after losing the use of its back legs due to a...

Deutschland 83

Brandy Station
46mins
All4

Moritz recuperates after the transplant, and decides to remain at home. However, both Annett and Schweppenstette...

Countryfile

Tyne and Wear
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Ellie Harrison and Matt Baker explore Tyne and Wear, visiting a lighthouse currently being restored and a...

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Nature's Miracle Orphans

Radio Times Choice
Moyo & Robin
58mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Lucy Cooke and Patrick Ayree visit a rescue centre in Costa Rica where an anteater is learning to...

James May's Cars of the People

James May's Cars of the People
59mins
BBC iPlayer

James looks into some of the planned new directions in motoring that never caught on, revealing how the petrol...

Secrets, Lies and Atomic Spies

Secrets, Lies and Atomic Spies
60mins
UKTV Player

The 1943 Venona project, a top-secret US initiative to gather and decrypt cable messages sent by agents of what...

Keeping Up with the Khans

Keeping Up with the Khans
55mins

New series. Documentary exploring the impact of immigration on Page Hall in Sheffield. Each edition focuses on a...

Cats v Dogs: Which Is Best?

Cats v Dogs: Which Is Best?
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Chris Packham and Liz Bonnin present the first of two programmes in which they put their canine chums and feline...

The Story of China

The Golden Age
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Michael Wood finds out about China's most creative dynasty, the Song (960-1279). In the city of Kaifeng, he...

The Brain with David Eagleman

Who Is in Control?
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Neuroscientist David Eagleman continues his exploration of the inner workings of the brain, revealing how...

Discovering Britain

Discovering Britain
65mins

Actors Maureen Lipman and Larry Lamb celebrate Britain's outdoors, history, culture and tradition. In the first...

A Timewatch Guide

The Crusades: A Timewatch Guide
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Dr Thomas Asbridge looks at how TV's telling of the Crusades has changed over the past 60 years. Using footage...

24 Hours in A&E

24 Hours in A&E
60mins
All4

Eighty-one-year-old cyclist Bill is brought to St George's from Surrey after being hit by a car. He was not...

World War Three: Inside the War Room

World War Three: Inside the War Room
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Footage of a major war game with a committee of senior military, political and diplomatic figures as they...

Obsessed with My Body

Obsessed with My Body
60mins

With British boys now apparently spending 30 per cent more time in the bathroom than teenage girls and taking...

The Supergamers

The Supergamers
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Documentary profiling three young British gamers at different stages of their careers who all have dreams of...

The Supervet

The Supervet
60mins
All4

Professor Noel Fitzpatrick performs a risky procedure to save the life of a cockapoo puppy. He also comes to the...

The Real Marigold Hotel

The Real Marigold Hotel
59mins
BBC iPlayer

The group settle into life in their base in Jaipur, India, as Wayne Sleep and Bobby George have a cut-throat...

Rise of the Superstar Vloggers

Rise of the Superstar Vloggers
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Jim Chapman goes behind the scenes with some of the world's most successful video bloggers, inlcuding Tyler...

Back in Time for the Weekend

Back in Time for the Weekend
59mins
BBC iPlayer

The Ashby-Hawkins family give up their 21st century technology and travel back in time to discover the radical...

Great American Railroad Journeys

Manhattan: Grand Central to Broadway
29mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Michael Portillo examines the history of the American rail network, using Appleton's General Guide...

Countryfile

Winter Special
60mins
BBC iPlayer

A round-up on how winter is affecting rural areas. Matt Baker visits a Teesdale hill farming couple who have...

Dragons' Den

Radio Times Choice
Dragons' Den
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Evan Davis gives more would-be entrepreneurs the chance to pitch their ideas to panelists Deborah Meaden, Nick...

James May's Cars of the People

Radio Times Choice
James May's Cars of the People
59mins
BBC iPlayer

James charts the history of 4x4 vehicles from the jeeps of the Second World war onwards, revealing how they rose...

How Earth Made Us

Deep Earth
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Iain Stewart explains how geology, geography and climate have influenced humanity, discovering how four...

Music Moguls: Masters of Pop

Radio Times Choice
Myth Makers
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Leading publicist Alan Edwards narrates this instalment looking at the PR plots that have helped shape some of...

The Story of China

Silk Roads & China Ships
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Michael Wood tells the story of China's first great international age under the Tang Dynasty (618-907). He...