On-demand recommendations

This month

Dragons' Den

Dragons' Den
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The business ideas contest returns after a mid-series break, with Kelly Hoppen, Piers Linney, Peter Jones,...

Helicopter Heroes Down Under

Helicopter Heroes Down Under
30mins
BBC iPlayer

A paraglider lands in the sea and flying doctor Tim fights to save an expat biker who has been badly hurt in the...

Great British Railway Journeys

Middlesbrough to Hexham
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Michael Portillo begins the fourth leg of his journey from Derby to Lindisfarne in Middlesbrough, visiting one...

Pets - Wild at Heart

Playful Creatures
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Though household pets have been trained over thousands of years, they were wild for millions more, and though...

24 Hours in Police Custody

Human Traffic
65mins
4OD

Police in Luton, Bedfordshire, arrest a man and a woman from Hungary on suspicion of human trafficking, and DC...

Hidden Killers

The Hidden Killers of the Tudor Home
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Suzannah Lipscomb explores the hidden dangers of properties built in the Tudor period by looking at the new...

Great British Railway Journeys

Boston to Hensall
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Michael Portillo continues his journey from Derby to Lindisfarne, with this leg beginning in Boston, south...

Walking the Nile

Radio Times Choice
Walking the Nile
55mins
4OD

Five months into his journey, Levison Wood faces a 1,300-mile walk across the Sahara, one of the most...

The Joy of Mozart

The Joy of Mozart
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Tom Service travels to Vienna and Salzburg in Austria to examine the life and times of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart....

Countryfile

Keswick
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The team pays a visit to Keswick in the Lake District, where Matt Baker finds out about a charity that is...

24 Hours in A&E

24 Hours in A&E
60mins
4OD

Documentary following life inside the A&E department of St George's in south-west London. A 45-year-old woman is...

Angry, White and Proud

Angry, White and Proud
65mins
4OD

Documentary investigating the increasing number of right-wing splinter groups. Film-maker Jamie Roberts records...

24 Hours in Police Custody

Radio Times Choice
A Short, Sharp Shock
65mins
4OD

Two teenage girls are forced to sleep off their excesses in the cells after being involved in a fight at a Luton...

Walking the Nile

Walking the Nile
55mins
4OD

Four months into his journey, explorer Levison Wood arrives in the capital of the world's newest nation, South...

The Hotel

Radio Times Choice
The Hotel
46mins
4OD

Entertainment manager Mark Jenkins vows to put on a spectacular event so the residents will spend their time in...

The Super-Rich and Us

The Super-Rich and Us
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Britain has more billionaires per capita than any other country on Earth, but few pay tax as they are not...

Judge Rinder

Radio Times Choice
Judge Rinder
60mins

Cameras follow criminal barrister Robert Rinder as he takes on real-life cases in a studio courtroom.

Worst Weather Ever?

Worst Weather Ever?
55mins

Documentary examining how the planet's current spate of extreme weather events compares to changes in climate in...

The Wonder of Britain

Our Beautiful Buildings
60mins

New series. Julia Bradbury embarks on a 12,000-mile journey choosing assets she believes the public should be...

Richard Wilson on the Road

Derbyshire
30mins

New series. The One Foot in the Grave star tours the UK in a vintage 1960s car, but there's no sat-nav for him -...

Bodyshockers

Bodyshockers: Nips, Tucks and Tattoos
60mins
4OD

Katie Piper meets 35-year-old Lee, a man with tears tattooed on his face as the result of a drunken dare, which...

24 Hours in Police Custody

A Crime of Passion
60mins
4OD

New series. Return of the documentary following the work of Bedfordshire Police round-the-clock. Detectives are...

Walking the Nile

Walking the Nile
46mins
4OD

British explorer Levison Wood treks the length of the River Nile from source to sea, on a nine-month expedition...

The Hotel

Radio Times Choice
The Hotel
47mins
4OD

Mark secretly announces to the press that in 48 hours' time the Cavendish will make a record-breaking attempt to...