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Murder in Mississippi

2. Love and Hate Crime: Series 1, Murder in Mississippi

When a black man is murdered, the FBI uncover a campaign of attacks by local white kids.

Boston to Concord, Massachusetts

2. Great American Railroad Journeys: Series 3, Boston to Concord, Massachusetts

Michael Portillo visits the Parker House Hotel, where he whisks up a Boston cream pie.

Episode 2

2. A1: Britain's Longest Road: Series 1 Cutdowns, Episode 2

Traffic police in Scotland respond to an emergency with an overturned car.

Ploughing

16. The Farmers' Country Showdown: Series 2, Ploughing

Paul from Bedfordshire and John from Hampshire take part in a top ploughing competition.

Episode 3

3. House of Saud: A Family at War: Series 1, Episode 3

What does the future hold for Saudi Arabia and the rest of the world?

Paradise Regained

2. Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection: Series 1, Paradise Regained

The story of Royal Collection's remarkable resurrection under Charles II and George III.

The Cannabis Smugglers

3. Stacey Dooley Investigates: Series 6, The Cannabis Smugglers

Stacey investigates the new strains of cannabis being smuggled into Britain from Africa.

Boston

1. Great American Railroad Journeys: Series 3, Boston

Michael joins the Sons of Liberty aboard ship in Boston harbour.

The Pioneers

3. Surgeons: At the Edge of Life: Series 1, The Pioneers

Following surgeons and patients in three clinical trials at the vanguard of medicine.

Episode 1

1. A1: Britain's Longest Road: Series 1 Cutdowns, Episode 1

Police are called to a major pile-up which threatens to close the road.

Hike to Happiness

5. My Life: Series 9, Hike to Happiness

Documentary following Ellie on a trek with the Wilderness Foundation to the Lake District.

Gransden Pigs

15. The Farmers' Country Showdown: Series 2, Gransden Pigs

Pedigree pig farmers enter the show ring at the Gransden Show in Cambridgeshire.

Giraffe Manor, Kenya

3. Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby: Series 1, Giraffe Manor, Kenya

Giles and Monica discover a unique hotel where giraffes, staff and guests all coexist.

I Can't Do It... Yet

6. Our School: Series 3, I Can't Do It... Yet

Year 7 have a special guest in assembly - Paralympic swimmer Clare Cashmore.

Just the Job

5. Our School: Series 3, Just the Job

The hall has been taken over for a job fair. Also, Year 7 interact with exotic animals.

The Tea Trail with Simon Reeve

This World: The Tea Trail with Simon Reeve

In Kenya and Uganda, Simon Reeve meets the people who pick, pack and transport tea.

China's Chat Girls

Our World: China's Chat Girls

Lele Tao is an internet superstar in China's $3 billion 'live streaming' industry.

Episode 3

3. Hugh's Wild West: Series 1, Episode 3

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall explores the ancient woods and valleys of Dartmoor.

The Uists and Benbecula

13. Grand Tours of the Scottish Islands: Shorts, The Uists and Benbecula

Paul Murton visits the low-lying islands that face the full might of the Atlantic Ocean.

Episode 1

1. Monty Don's Paradise Gardens: Series 1, Episode 1

Monty explores paradise gardens in Spain, Morocco and Iran.

Episode 2

2. A Vicar's Life: Series 1, Episode 2

Ruth takes on an assistant who left an executive lifestyle for a new life in the Church.

Criccieth to Caernarfon

15. Great British Railway Journeys: Series 9, Criccieth to Caernarfon

In picturesque Snowdonia, Michael Portillo braves the fastest zip line in the world.

Dexter Cattle Auction

14. The Farmers' Country Showdown: Series 2, Dexter Cattle Auction

Two sets of cattle farmers sell a selection of their Dexter cattle at Sedgemoor Auction.

Making a Star

1. Hits, Hype & Hustle: An Insider's Guide to the Music Business: Series 1, Making a Star

Music agent Emma Banks looks at how the music business finds talent and creates superstars

Wild Boys: The Story of Duran Duran

Wild Boys: The Story of Duran Duran

Documentary charting the rise and fall of the pop group synonymous with 1980s glamour.

Episode 3

3. A House Through Time: Series 1, Episode 3

The story of the house from 1891 to 1945, through two World Wars and the Great Depression.

Liverpool to Dolgarrog

14. Great British Railway Journeys: Series 9, Liverpool to Dolgarrog

Michael takes a trip down his own memory lane in Maghull on the outskirts of Liverpool.

Episode 2

2. Big Cats: Series 1, Episode 2

Discover how cats have conquered the world, living surprising lives in unusual places.

Venison and Beer

13. The Farmers' Country Showdown: Series 2, Venison and Beer

Two very different farm producers promote their wares at the annual Farnham Food Festival.

Clean

1. How We Got to Now with Steven Johnson: Clean

Steven Johnson traces the journey from dirty to clean in our lives.

Special Treats

3. Tom Kerridge's Lose Weight For Good: Series 1, Special Treats

Tom provides treat recipes targeted at foodies who love good food and want to lose weight.

Sheffield to Nantwich

13. Great British Railway Journeys: Series 9, Sheffield to Nantwich

Michael Portillo discovers an enormous, beautifully preserved 20th-century steam engine.

Flowers

12. The Farmers' Country Showdown: Series 2, Flowers

Two farmers use their own flowers to create floral displays at the Malvern Autumn Show.

Millionaires' Ex-Wives Club

Millionaires' Ex-Wives Club

Inside the world of super rich divorce when hundreds of millions of pounds are at stake.

The Hedge Cutter

3. A Stitch in Time: Series 1, The Hedge Cutter

Amber Butchart looks at a rare portrait of a working man.

Whites vs Blacks: How Football Changed a Nation

Whites vs Blacks: How Football Changed a Nation

In May 1979, an all-white team took on an all-black team in an extraordinary football game