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Zermatt to Geneva

2. Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 5, Zermatt to Geneva

Michael Portillo travels from the Swiss Alps to the shores of Lake Geneva.

Pirates

2. Britain's Outlaws: Highwaymen, Pirates and Rogues: Pirates

Charting the devastating impact pirates had during an era of colonial expansion.

Animals of Isabela

3. My Pet and Me: Galapagos Special, Animals of Isabela

Ferne visits the island of Isabela to go kayaking and to swim with whitetip reef sharks.

Episode 5

5. Incredible Medicine: Dr Weston's Casebook: Series 1, Episode 5

The stories of a man with very strong bones and a girl whose arm won't stop growing.

Punishment

1. American Justice: Series 1, Punishment

Cameras follow prosecutors and cops in Jacksonville after a double homicide.

Episode 8

8. Fugitives: Series 1, Episode 8

Two officers search for two wanted men in one small West Yorkshire town.

Islam, Belfast and Me

3. True North: Series 8, Islam, Belfast and Me

The stories and experiences of several Muslim families in Northern Ireland.

RAF Valley

20. Coast: Series 4 Reversions, RAF Valley

Neil Oliver discovers if he's got the 'right stuff' to fly fighter jets.

The Workers' Coast

91. Coast: Shorts, The Workers' Coast

Miranda Krestovnikoff learns how to deal with sea-faring mammals that become beached.

Giant Tortoise

2. My Pet and Me: Galapagos Special, Giant Tortoise

Rory meets Kiara and they go into the highlands to search for giant tortoises.

The Lake District

3. Back to the Land with Kate Humble: Series 1, The Lake District

Kate Humble helps with lambing at a fifth-generation farm.

Chinese

2. The Best of British Takeaways: Series 1, Chinese

Tom Kerridge finds out what makes the best Chinese takeaway.

Episode 7

7. Fugitives: Series 1, Episode 7

For police in the UK and across Europe the hunt for fugitives never stops.

Inside Porton Down: Britain's Secret Weapons Research Facility

Inside Porton Down: Britain's Secret Weapons Research Facility

Dr Michael Mosley investigates the secretive and controversial military research base.

The Real Cost of Caring

Week In Week Out: The Real Cost of Caring

Sian Lloyd uncovers a recruitment crisis in the care industry.

Learning to Fly

10. My Life: Series 8, Learning to Fly

Documentary following two air cadets as they fly an aeroplane for the first time.

Marine Iguanas

1. My Pet and Me: Galapagos Special, Marine Iguanas

Ferne and Kai travel to the Galapagos Islands to search for marine iguanas.

Puerto Rico: Island of Enchantment

1. Natural World: 2017-2018, Puerto Rico: Island of Enchantment

David Attenborough meets the people fighting to protect the native animals of Puerto Rico.

Episode 6

6. Fugitives: Series 1, Episode 6

Two officers are searching for a Polish man convicted of a series of violent robberies.

Episode 1

1. Home Ground: Series 2, Episode 1

Magazine series celebrating the richness of rural life in Northern Ireland.

Episode 3

3. Britain in Focus: A Photographic History: Series 1, Episode 3

How the colour boom and digital revolution have shaped modern British photography.

A Fighting Spirit

4. Wales in the Nineties: A Fighting Spirit

The story of the economic regeneration of Wales and the people who helped bring it about.

Europe: Scotland's Dilemma

Europe: Scotland's Dilemma

Allan Little reveals what leaving the EU could mean for workers and businesses in Moray.

North Korean Kidnap: The Lovers and the Despot

Storyville: North Korean Kidnap: The Lovers and the Despot

The sensational story of how a North Korean despot stole a South Korean film star.

Walk Across that Stage

6. American High School: Walk Across that Stage

As the school year ends, the class of 2016 walk across the stage and into their new lives.

Episode 17

17. Weather Watchers with Barra Best: Shorts, Episode 17

Barra Best experiences how our climate shapes our lives.

Episode 2

2. Down the Mighty River with Steve Backshall: Series 1, Episode 2

Steve and his crew kayak one of the most extreme stretches of white water on the planet.

Episode 16

16. Weather Watchers with Barra Best: Shorts, Episode 16

Barra Best experiences how our climate shapes our lives.

Britain at War: Imperial War Museum at 100

Britain at War: Imperial War Museum at 100

Celebrity advocates explore ten key objects from the Imperial War Museums's collection.

Dame Vera Lynn: Happy 100th Birthday

Dame Vera Lynn: Happy 100th Birthday

A happy birthday tribute celebrating the life and work of Dame Vera Lynn.

Me, My Spots and I

Newsbeat Documentaries: Me, My Spots and I

Katie Snooks investigates how people cope with acne.

Episode 5

5. Fugitives: Series 1, Episode 5

The Metropolitan Police set out to find a vicious man with a history of assault and fraud.

Petting Farm

15. My Pet and Me: Series 3, Petting Farm

Rory visits a petting farm and meets up with Karim, Alex and Wiki to find out more.

Episode 1

1. Wild Ireland: The Edge of the World: Series 1, Episode 1

Colin Stafford-Johnson meets Ireland's only toads and lizards, and a lonely dolphin.

The Shires: New Country

The Shires: New Country

A look at the rise of The Shires as they launch their second album and head to Nashville.