Each month, BBC Select brings you a range of new documentaries to stream. Whether it’s exploring history, the inside story on royalty, gripping true crime cases or escaping with our travel series, there’s plenty of new shows to watch. Take a look at what’s available this month on BBC Select below.

Ancient Treasures with Bettany Hughes

July Highlight
Ancient Treasures with Bettany Hughes

Join host Bettany Hughes for season 3 of  uncovering more extraordinary treasures from the ancient world. With unprecedented access to new discoveries and using state of the art technology, Bettany unearths incredible stories from the past. She visits one of the world’s best-preserved Roman amphitheaters in Bulgaria, a newly discovered ancient storyboard in Turkey and even a haunted castle in Albania.

July Full Release Schedule*

Available Tuesday, July 2nd

Available Thursday, July 11th

Available Monday, July 15th

  • Influential with Katty Kay (Season two)

Available Thursday, July 18th

  • The Missing Crypto Queen: Dead or Alive?
  • Ancient Treasures with Bettany Hughes (Season 3)

Available Monday, July 22nd

  • The Apartheid Killer

Available Thursday, July 25th

  • Osborne House: A Royal Retreat
  • The Thirties in Colour
  • Toulouse-Lautrec

*Schedule is subject to change

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