Richard Holmes goes on a journey through time to visit battlefields throughout Britain, northern France and Belgium that mark crucial moments in Britain's bloody and turbulent history.
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Richard Holmes visits the site of William the Conqueror's historic victory.
Professor Richard Holmes visits the scene of Henry Tudor's victory over King Richard III.
Richard Holmes travels to Naseby, where King Charles I lost the English Civil War.
A visit to the site of the Battle of the Boyne, where James II was beaten by William III.
Richard Holmes walks the beaches from which British troops escaped capture in May 1940.
Richard Holmes visits the sites that encapsulate the memory of a night of the Blitz.