Aired Tuesday July 27, 11:45pm - 12:15amon ITV +1

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Series 8 Episode 7

Debi Edward looks at China's journey to the modern communist state it is today and the challenges it faces at home and abroad, Romilly Weeks travels to Malta to find out how it is addressing an issue many countries may be facing before long. And, as live animal travelling circuses are phased out in France, Dan Rivers visits a zoo sanctuary where former performers are being given a well-deserved retirement.

Cast and crew
  • Rageh OmaarHost
  • Debi Edward
  • Romilly Weeks
  • Dan Rivers