Thomas Splint | Wales and the History of the World
Eddie Butler tells the story of the 'Anglesey Bonesetters' Thomas family and looks at the development of the splint, originally designed by Hugh Owen Thomas and used in the First World War trenches.Tweet
Arras | War Walks
A journey through six centuries of warfare. Military historian Richard Holmes reviews the strategic importance of the Battle for Arras in 1940.
Lenin and Tsar Nicholas | Empire of the Tsars: Romanov Russia with Lucy Worsley
Lenin was the antidote to the Romanov rule and in 1917, his Bolsheviks stormed the Winter Palace and took power. Shortly after Nicholas and his family were massacred.