Immigration is one of Britain's most fiercely debated and diversive issues. Eight citizens of Leicester, who represent the city's diversity, have volunteered to live together to explore whether they can ever truly accept immigration.
Death is inevitable, yet it is not a subject we find easy to talk about- most of us prefer to push it out of our minds. Taboos around death can leave us poorly prepared for the loss of those we love and even for our own mortality.
Phil Glenister is on a mission to find and restore six of Britain's best loved cars. From the Mini that defined the 60's to the car that built Britain- the Land Rover Series One, to the glorius mess that was the Triumph Stag; to the brilliant Ford Escort that brought cheap speed to the masses- the sotry of these cars is the story of us.
As the star of some of the world’s biggest blockbusters, the lead in his own sitcom and a successful entrepreneur, you’d be forgiven for thinking that for Warwick Davis and family, a summer holiday means Barbados, New York or at the very least, the Costa del Sol. But you’d be wrong…
Monday 13th & Thursday 16th January 2014 at 8pm on BBC Two
16 celebrities bravely don their aprons and put their baking skills to the test, in a bid to encourage everybody to bake cakes to raise money for Sport Relief. For the first time, guest hosts enter the tent. Sue Perkins kicks off the series, before handing the baton to Ed Byrne, Omid Djalili and Jo Brand.
This observational documentary series reveals the reality of life on benefits, as the residents of one of Britain’s most benefit-dependent streets invite cameras into their tight-knit community. It’s a place where residents face challenges such as bringing up children in poverty, low levels of education and training, drug and alcohol dependency, and crime.