BBC Two | Zig Zag: The Vikings, The Vikings are coming! – Where did the Vikings go to when they left Lindisfarne?
When the Vikings left Lindisfarne they returned to Scandinavia.
BBC Two | Zig Zag: The Vikings, A Viking town – Jorvic archaeology
How the excavation of York uncovered evidence of the type of people that the Vikings were.
BBC Two | Zig Zag: The Vikings, Viking sailors – A Viking festival on the Shetland Islands
Shetland Islanders celebrate the festival of 'Up Helly Aa'.
CBBC | Horrible Histories: Queen Victoria – Mambo No. 10
Queen Victoria had ten different Prime Ministers heading up twenty different governments during her reign.
BBC Two | Pathways of Belief: God – Oneness and Equality – The beginnings of Sikhism
A look at the origins of Sikhism and its teachings through the story of Guru Nanak.
BBC One | A History of Scotland: Mary is forced to abdicate, 1568
Losing favour amongst the Scottish people Mary's only choice is to abdicate leading to her infant son, James, becoming King.
BBC Archive | 24 Hours Special: Verwoerd Assassination (1966)
Programme on assassination of South African prime minister Verwoerd.
BBC Archive | After the Battle: London – Ed Murrow Reports
American reporter Ed Murrow returns to London where he spent much of World War II.
BBC Archive | At Home and Abroad: Government politicians blame black South Africans for violence after a demonstration (1960)
The future of South Africa is discussed after the Sharpville Massacre.