Arts and Culture

MICHAEL WOOD’S STORY OF ENGLAND: Romans to Normans & Peasants’ Revolt and the Black Death

Tue, 07/03/2012 - 8:00pm

Tune in for parts 1 and 2 of this 4 part series with historian Michael Wood as he tells the 2,000-year-old story of this one settlement throughout English history. 

Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work: Inside the Firm

Mon, 07/09/2012 - 10:00pm

Listen in as the queen’s children talk frankly about the roles they were born into and the challenges of royal life.

Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work: The Queen and Us

Mon, 07/02/2012 - 10:00pm

Accompany four party guests as they savor a once-in-a-lifetime occasion: a garden party at Buckingham Palace.

London Calling MARATHON

Sat, 07/28/2012 - 6:00am

Commemorate the start of the summer Olympics in London, England with Create! 

Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work: Headquarters

Mon, 06/18/2012 - 10:00pm

Go beyond the palace gates for a rare glimpse inside Buckingham Palace.

Queen Victoria’s Empire: The Moral Crusade/The Scramble for Africa

Tue, 06/26/2012 - 8:00pm

Join us for the conclusion of Queen Victoria’s Empire.

Queen Victoria’s Empire: Engines of Change/Passage to India

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 8:00pm

Queen Victoria’s Empire is both the story of this remarkable time and an engaging portrait of a queen who ruled over a fifth of the world’s population.

Monarchy: The Royal Family at Work: Head of State

Mon, 06/25/2012 - 10:00pm

Join Queen Elizabeth for the opening of Parliament and her historic visit to the Republic of Estonia.

Coronation Britain

Sun, 08/25/2013 - 8:00pm

This film documents the time span between the beginning of Queen Elizabeth II's reign — with the death of King George VI — and her coronation 16 months later.

Queen & Country

Sun, 07/01/2012 - 8:00pm

In 2012, all eyes are on Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s second longest-reigning monarch, as England marks Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee.