TV Schedule

  • 00:25

    15 Feb

    War Factories - Season 2

    Japan would create arguably the greatest fighter in WWII - the Mitsubishi Zero - but their failed war factories would ultimately reduce the Zero to a kamikaze plane.

  • 01:20

    15 Feb

    WWII: Race To Victory - Season 1

    The 13th of April, 1943: corpses of more than 4,000 Polish military officers are discovered by German forces; we now know they were victims of the Soviet Union's brutal takeover of Poland in 1939.

  • 02:15

    15 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    As World War II drags on into another bitter winter, the Allies become desperate to end the conflict. Churchill turns to his formidable bomber force to break the deadlock.

  • 03:05

    15 Feb

    Secrets of the Six Wives - Season 1

    Lucy examines the marriage of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon, his first wife. Despite her skill and devotion as queen, she fails to give Henry the son he desires and he falls for Anne Boleyn.

  • 04:00

    15 Feb

    Secrets of the Six Wives - Season 1

    Henry breaks with the Roman Catholic Church to marry Anne Boleyn, but he grows tired of her and falls for Jane Seymour. Anne's fate is sealed; when she is executed, Henry marries Jane immediately.

  • 04:55

    15 Feb

    Secrets of the Six Wives - Season 1

    Lucy Worsley examines Henry VIII's last three wives: Anne of Cleves (called 'ugly'), young Catherine Howard - whose tragic childhood was abusive - and the far from saintly nurse Catherine Parr.

  • 06:05

    15 Feb

    Wicked Inventions - Season 2

    Like it or not, warfare, conflict and the need to explore the unknown is the catalyst for human progress in technology. The fact is that mankind is at its most inventive when it's being destructive.

  • 06:35

    15 Feb

    Strangest Things - Season 1

    Is a 2,000-year-old weathered jar discovered on an Iraqi excavation really the world's oldest battery, and why is a 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummy screaming?

  • 07:30

    15 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Christopher Clark visits some of the diverse and historic UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India and tries to answer the question as to what unites the 1.4 billion people on the subcontinent.

  • 08:35

    15 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    April 1945: Stalin's generals compete to raise the Red Flag over the Reichstag; a Panzer Army, two army groups, and the home guard are locked in a desperate battle with the encircling Red Army.

  • 09:35

    15 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    War in Europe ends with Soviet and American troops surrounding the German army; in the Pacific, it takes the devastating nuclear bombs of Hiroshima and Nagasaki to force the Japanese surrender.

  • 10:35

    15 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    As World War II drags on into another bitter winter, the Allies become desperate to end the conflict. Churchill turns to his formidable bomber force to break the deadlock.

  • 11:40

    15 Feb

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    From the simplest of throwing spears to the sophisticated long-range projectiles of today, humans have always put their best minds to work refining and evolving their designs to gain the upper hand.

  • 12:45

    15 Feb

    Megapolis: The Ancient World Revealed - Season 1

    4th century B.C.: Alexander the Great sets out to transform a fishing village into the ancient world's most dazzling city. Feast your eyes on a reconstruction of the city and its amazing buildings.

  • 13:50

    15 Feb

    Ancient Superstructures - Season 2

    In Turkey, at the intersection of Europe and Asia, lies a remarkable wonder of ancient engineering - the Hagia Sophia of Istanbul. What secrets are hidden in the heart of this giant mythical monument?

  • 14:55

    15 Feb

    Egypt's Unexplained Files - Season 1

    This episode explores the truth and lies behind ancient Egypt's best-known and loved icons, including the Great Sphinx, Tutankhamun, and the lost city of Tanis.

  • 15:50

    15 Feb

    Strangest Things - Season 1

    Is a 2,000-year-old weathered jar discovered on an Iraqi excavation really the world's oldest battery, and why is a 3,000-year-old Egyptian mummy screaming?

  • 16:45

    15 Feb

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 1

    The Nibelungs: Germany's greatest legend still has treasure hunters under its spell. With the help of ancient scripts and divining rods, they search for Siegfried's legendary golden treasure.

  • 17:55

    15 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    April 1945: Stalin's generals compete to raise the Red Flag over the Reichstag; a Panzer Army, two army groups, and the home guard are locked in a desperate battle with the encircling Red Army.

  • 18:55

    15 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    War in Europe ends with Soviet and American troops surrounding the German army; in the Pacific, it takes the devastating nuclear bombs of Hiroshima and Nagasaki to force the Japanese surrender.

  • 19:55

    15 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    As World War II drags on into another bitter winter, the Allies become desperate to end the conflict. Churchill turns to his formidable bomber force to break the deadlock.

  • 21:00

    15 Feb

    Secrets of the Six Wives - Season 1

    Lucy examines the marriage of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon, his first wife. Despite her skill and devotion as queen, she fails to give Henry the son he desires and he falls for Anne Boleyn.

  • 22:10

    15 Feb

    Secrets of the Six Wives - Season 1

    Henry breaks with the Roman Catholic Church to marry Anne Boleyn, but he grows tired of her and falls for Jane Seymour. Anne's fate is sealed; when she is executed, Henry marries Jane immediately.

  • 23:20

    15 Feb

    Secrets of the Six Wives - Season 1

    Lucy Worsley examines Henry VIII's last three wives: Anne of Cleves (called 'ugly'), young Catherine Howard - whose tragic childhood was abusive - and the far from saintly nurse Catherine Parr.

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