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Episode 6

6. Poldark: Series 3, Episode 6

Demelza discovers trouble at Killewarren, and Drake finds himself in George's firing line.

Episode 5

5. Poldark: Series 3, Episode 5

While George makes political manoeuvres at home, Ross sets out to rescue Dwight.

Scott of the Antarctic

Scott of the Antarctic

Drama depicting the ill-fated 1911 expedition to the South Pole. Starring John Mills.

Episode 4

4. Poldark: Series 3, Episode 4

George proves merciless as the new magistrate, and Clowance is christened.

Episode 3

3. Poldark: Series 3, Episode 3

Ross attempts to learn of Dwight's fate in Revolutionary France.

Episode 10

10. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 10

Louis and Philippe each face a foe in the bedroom, but the traitors strike back.

Episode 2

2. Poldark: Series 3, Episode 2

An old friend returns, and the French Revolution urges Ross into action.

Episode 9

9. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 9

As Louis starts to doubt his divinity, devilish behaviour tempts some courtiers.

Episode 1

1. Poldark: Series 3, Episode 1

Destinies are forever changed by new arrivals.

Episode 8

8. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 8

Madame de Montespan is determined to make a memorable impression on Louis.

Episode 7

7. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 7

Queen Marie-Thérèse appeals to mourning Marchal to return.

Episode 6

6. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 6

Debauchery is banned when Marie-Therese takes charge while Louis is away at war.

Episode 5

5. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 5

Sophie seeks a solution to her miserable marriage.

Episode 4

4. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 4

Preparations are made for war while battles of the sexes are waged within the palace.

Episode 8

8. The Last Kingdom: Series 2, Episode 8

In a fierce showdown at Beamfleot, will the bonds of love triumph over the bonds of blood?

Episode 3

3. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 3

A cool welcome awaits Princess Palatine in the palace salons and her new husband's bed.

Episode 2

2. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 2

Philippe must meet his new bride, while another victim of poisoning confounds Marchal.

Episode 7

7. The Last Kingdom: Series 2, Episode 7

The fate of Wessex rests on Uhtred's shoulders as he confronts an impossible decision.

Episode 1

1. Versailles: Series 2, Episode 1

Madame de Montespan exercises her influence at every opportunity.

Episode 6

6. The Last Kingdom: Series 2, Episode 6

Aethelred and Aethelflaed's wedding festivities are short-lived as clouds of war gather.

Episode 5

5. The Last Kingdom: Series 2, Episode 5

Trouble is brewing in nearby East Anglia.

Episode 4

4. The Last Kingdom: Series 2, Episode 4

Ragnar is intent on avenging Kjartan. Can Uhtred come to his aid without defying Alfred?

Episode 5

5. Versailles: Series 1, Episode 5

Louis prepares for a lavish celebration in the palace gardens.

Episode 3

3. The Last Kingdom: Series 2, Episode 3

Uhtred is thrown in chains on a ship and Hild and Ragnar embark on a mission to free him.

Episode 2

2. The Last Kingdom: Series 2, Episode 2

When spies infiltrate the Cumbraland army, Uhtred must rely on his troops to protect him.

Episode 1

1. The Last Kingdom: Series 2, Episode 1

Uhtred, the fearless and instinctive warrior, begins his voyage north to reclaim his fate.

Part 2

2. Home from Home: Chronicle of a Vision: Part 2

In 1883, Jakob Simon dreams of emigrating from his poverty-stricken life in Rhineland.

Part 1

1. Home from Home: Chronicle of a Vision: Part 1

In 1883, Jakob Simon dreams of emigrating from his poverty-stricken life in Rhineland.

Episode 3

3. 1066: A Year to Conquer England: Series 1, Episode 3

The armies of Duke William and King Harold meet at battle in Sussex on 14 October 1066.

Episode 2

2. 1066: A Year to Conquer England: Series 1, Episode 2

King Harold of England has to take on two invasion forces.

Episode 4

4. Roots: Episode 4

After 20 years in England, Chicken George makes his way back to America.

Episode 1

1. 1066: A Year to Conquer England: Series 1, Episode 1

Dan Snow explores the family betrayals between Vikings, Anglo-Saxons and Normans.

Episode 3

3. Roots: Episode 3

George, son of Kizzy and slave owner Tom Lea, grows up to become involved in cockfighting.

Episode 2

2. Roots: Episode 2

Kunta marries Belle and the two have a daughter, Kizzy, who inherits her father's spirit.

Episode 1

1. Roots: Episode 1

Kunta Kinte is kidnapped, sold to English slave traders and brought to Maryland in the US.

The Eichmann Show

The Eichmann Show

Drama telling the story of how the 1961 trial of Nazi Adolf Eichmann came to be televised.