London Documentaries

We have 60 documentaries tagged as london available for you to consume.

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The Tube: An Underground History

The Tube: An Underground History

In 2013 London Underground is 150 years old. The world's first underground railway is spending it...

9.7 Views: 8,237
History

Secrets of the Tower of London

Secrets of the Tower of London

Unlock doors to secret rooms and learn surprising facts about the famous Tower of London. Standin...

7.8 Views: 4,940
History

Grasp the Nettle

Grasp the Nettle

2013. Grasp the Nettle follows the exploits of a ragtag band of land rights activists in London a...

9.8 Views: 3,111
Society

Peter Ackroyd's London: Fire and Destiny

Peter Ackroyd's London: Fire and Destiny

Author Peter Ackroyd explores the development of London, revealing how the city has managed to su...

4.4 Views: 3,382
History

The Madness of Bedlam

The Madness of Bedlam

Here is a fantastic Time Team Special about Bedlam Hospital, one of the actors who plays a chap c...

8.3 Views: 4,580
History

In Search Of: The Tower of London Murders

In Search Of: The Tower of London Murders

How the destiny of England was changed by the disappearance of young prince's from the fabled Tow...

6.7 Views: 9,599
Mystery

Excess in the City: Bonus Bonanza

Excess in the City: Bonus Bonanza

As the City of London prepares to pay an incredible 19 billion pounds in annual bonuses to City s...

5.0 Views: 4,893
Economics

Crazy For Party Drugs

Crazy For Party Drugs

Britain's drug culture is changing - fast. Cocaine and ecstasy are out and mephedrone, ketamine a...

6.1 Views: 13,664
Drugs

Perfume: The Smell of Future

Perfume: The Smell of Future

The fragrance industry used to cater for the tastes of London, Paris and New York, but times are ...

Views: 2,142
Science

Dennis  Nilsen: Muswell Hill Murderer

Dennis Nilsen: Muswell Hill Murderer

Dennis Andrew Nilsen (born 23 November 1945) is a serial killer and necrophiliac, also known as t...

8.0 Views: 5,479
Crime

The Princess & The Gangster

The Princess & The Gangster

This rare 2009 documentary takes a look at Princess Margaret's relationship with notorious London...

7.0 Views: 5,381
Politics

Nature's Killing Machines

Nature's Killing Machines

Soaring above the people of London is the fastest animal on the planet, the peregrine falcon, on ...

10.0 Views: 3,420
Nature

The Jigsaw Murder - Most Shocking Murders

The Jigsaw Murder - Most Shocking Murders

Documentary on the Jigsaw Murder. One of the most shocking murders of all time in South Gate, Nor...

5.7 Views: 10,209
Crime

Road To Martyrdom

Road To Martyrdom

What prompts a young, well-educated, affluent Westerner to become a suicide bomber? This groundbr...

1.0 Views: 6,097
Crime

Winter Viruses and How to Beat Them

Winter Viruses and How to Beat Them

Every winter, millions of us come down with colds, flu and stomach problems caused by viruses lik...

6.3 Views: 2,764
Health

Filthy Cities

Filthy Cities

Dan Snow gets down and dirty in the murky histories of London, Paris and New York, exploring thei...

6.4 Views: 9,066
History