On-demand recommendations

This month

Unreported World

Radio Times Choice
Miss Crimea
30mins

Marcel Theroux visits the disputed territory of Crimea for the first anniversary of its annexation by Russia. He...

Man and Beast with Martin Clunes

Man and Beast with Martin Clunes
60mins

The actor concludes his international exploration into the relationship between man and beast. In the second of...

Britain's Greatest Generation

Radio Times Choice
Britain's Greatest Generation
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Stories of courage, suffering and survival from servicemen and women between 1942 and 1945, as revealed by a...

Shark

Beneath the Surface
60mins
BBC iPlayer

A look at how scientists are challenging traditional perceptions of sharks, with breakthroughs regarding the...

Born Naughty?

Born Naughty?
60mins
4OD

Consultant paediatrician Dr Ravi Jayaram and family GP Dr Dawn Harper meet more children with behavioural...

The Detectives

Interrogation
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Documentary centred on the three-day interrogation of Ray Teret, the Manchester DJ and friend of Jimmy Savile,...

Benefits Street

Benefits Street
47mins
4OD

Mother-of-six Julie has her hands full with brain-damaged son Reagan, 15, as well as her badly-behaved...

Demolition: The Wrecking Crew

Demolition: The Wrecking Crew
60mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Documentary following demolition crews bringing down some of the country's biggest buildings,...

The Job Centre

The Job Centre
60mins
4OD

Documentary following Jane Vincent and her staff at a recruitment agency in Bradford. In the first episode, team...

Horizon

Horizon: Is Binge Drinking Really That Bad?
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Doctors and identical twins Chris and Xand van Tulleken investigate the effects that different drinking patterns...

The World's Most Expensive Food

The World's Most Expensive Food
46mins
4OD

The conclusion of the documentary following the companies who cater to Britain's super-rich clients examines how...

Lorraine

Radio Times Choice
Lorraine
55mins

The host announces the winners of her High Street Fashion Awards, with viewers having voted in categories...

1864

1864
60mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Demark, 1851, and as their father returns home to South Funen from the three-year war with Prussia,...

24 Hours in the Past

24 Hours in the Past
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Ruth Goodman and Fi Glover reveal they have been saving their most gruelling challenge for last. Having spent...

The Dog Factory

The Dog Factory
60mins
BBC iPlayer

An investigation into the multimillion-pound dog trade. A third of all breeds bought today are believed to have...

Man and Beast with Martin Clunes

Man and Beast with Martin Clunes
60mins

The comedy actor sets out on an international journey to investigate the extraordinary relationship between man...

Britain's Greatest Generation

Their Finest Hour
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The Second World War saw men from all classes unite to fight the Nazis, and this programme meets some of the...

The Secret World of Tinder

The Secret World of Tinder
46mins
4OD

Documentary exploring how social networking and always-connected lifestyles have altered the dating scene in...

Born Naughty?

Born Naughty?
55mins
4OD

Consultant paediatrician Dr Ravi Jayaram and family GP Dr Dawn Harper set out to help families determine whether...

Fraud Squad

Fraud Squad
60mins

The documentary series exploring the work of detectives from the City of London Police unit concludes with an...

Shark

Radio Times Choice
Shark
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The documentary series continues, revealing how the creatures are far more than just the hunters they are...

Modern Times

Modern Times: The Great British Garden Watch
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Lucy Cohen's film follows people all over Britain who have transformed their gardens into filming environments...

The World's Most Expensive Food

The World's Most Expensive Food
47mins
4OD

London is home to more billionaires than any other city on the planet and they use a private network of luxury...

24 Hours in the Past

Pottery
60mins

Actress Zoe Lucker, former Home Officer Minister Ann Widdecombe, impressionist Alistair McGowan, world champion...

The Night Bus

The Night Bus
45mins
4OD

Fly-on-the-wall documentary making use of remote-controlled cameras fitted to an ordinary London bus to explore...

Horizon

Radio Times Choice
70 Million Animal Mummies: Egypt's Dark Secret
60mins

Modern technology is used to scan Egyptian animal mummies from museums across the world. By creating 3D images...

Benefits Street

Benefits Street
46mins
4OD

The controversial documentary following the lives of those heavily reliant on benefit payments returns for a...

Wellington: The Iron Duke Unmasked

Wellington: The Iron Duke Unmasked
60mins

The Duke of Wellington's victory over Napoleon at Waterloo in 1815 made him a towering figure in history, for...