With the BBC Charter renewal in the news, Taylor Downing recommends studies of the institution’s past, present and future.
After 70 years, a visual record of the liberation of Belsen has been restored.
Taylor Downing looks at the making of the pioneering television series that launched BBC2 and marked the 50th anniversary of the First World War.
During the First World War, the Nobel Prize-winning scientist William Lawrence Bragg devised a system to locate enemy guns, which made a dramatic impact on the Allied war effort and beyond, says Taylor Downing.
This month marks the 40th anniversary of one of television’s greatest history documentary series. Taylor Downing celebrates The World at War.