TV Schedule

  • 00:05

    21 Feb

    War Factories - Season 2

    How the Avro Lancaster played a large part in defeating the Nazis and how the Lancaster factory helped to create truly war-winning weapons.

  • 01:05

    21 Feb

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    In the aftermath of the Great War, the victors sign the Treaty of Versailles. We begin this series by exploring the 20 years after World War One and the events that led to the birth of World War Two.

  • 02:05

    21 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1940: France has fallen and Hitler orders Operation Sealion - the invasion of Great Britain - to commence, but first the Luftwaffe must defeat the RAF for seaborne landings to succeed.

  • 02:55

    21 Feb

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    Our ability to accurately keep time and triangulate location stands on the shoulders of our ancestors' inventions; we dive into the pioneering breakthroughs that have shaped our ability to travel.

  • 03:50

    21 Feb

    Megapolis: The Ancient World Revealed - Season 1

    Discover the ancient Maya city of Tikal remodelled using computer graphics; inhabited for over a thousand years, this ancient city would encompass up to 12,000 structures and two million inhabitants.

  • 04:40

    21 Feb

    Ancient Superstructures - Season 1

    Built on a massive block of granite, Mont-Saint-Michel holds many secrets; using the most advanced technology, experts scrutinise this ancient wonder on all scales to try to unravel its mysteries.

  • 05:35

    21 Feb

    Wicked Inventions - Season 2

    Smoked Salmon - we reveal the cure that creates the perfect salmon taste. Carbonated Drinks - the science behind the bubbles lurking inside our favourite fizz.

  • 06:05

    21 Feb

    Wicked Inventions - Season 2

    Smoked Salmon - we reveal the cure that creates the perfect salmon taste. Carbonated Drinks - the science behind the bubbles lurking inside our favourite fizz.

  • 06:30

    21 Feb

    Strangest Things - Season 1

    Can a golden disk billions of miles away reveal if we are alone in the universe, and what are the secrets in the bizarre 600-year-old Voynich Manuscript that no-one can read?

  • 07:25

    21 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Christopher Clark explores the cultural wealth of Southeast Asia - the temple complex of Angkor Wat in Cambodia and the old royal cities of Hue in Vietnam and Luang Prabang in Laos.

  • 08:30

    21 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    June 1944: a stretch of beach overlooked by fortified cliffs created a devastating baptism of fire. Failed plans, missed opportunities, and courage make this frontline a major turning point in WWII.

  • 09:35

    21 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    Hitler and Stalin begin to shape the course of history. President Roosevelt attempts to raise his country out of the Depression, and the world teeters on the brink of yet another World War.

  • 10:40

    21 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1940: France has fallen and Hitler orders Operation Sealion - the invasion of Great Britain - to commence, but first the Luftwaffe must defeat the RAF for seaborne landings to succeed.

  • 11:40

    21 Feb

    Deception WWII - Season 1

    WWII began with a deadly deception inside a Polish radio station; the early years of the war saw deception in its infancy, from code-breaking and spies to fake bombing sites and even inflatable tanks.

  • 12:40

    21 Feb

    D-Day: Wings of Victory

  • 13:45

    21 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.

  • 14:40

    21 Feb

    Ancient Egypt - Chronicles of an Empire - Season 1

    Kings and queens ruled Ancient Egypt for more than 3000 years until it perished with Cleopatra's death, but the empire has left behind much more than magnificent temples and impressive pyramids.

  • 15:45

    21 Feb

    Strangest Things - Season 1

    Can a golden disk billions of miles away reveal if we are alone in the universe, and what are the secrets in the bizarre 600-year-old Voynich Manuscript that no-one can read?

  • 16:40

    21 Feb

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 2

    Tutankhamun's burial chamber in the Valley of the Kings: the discovery of the tomb prompted a mysterious series of deaths. Did some of the researchers fall victim to the pharaoh's curse?

  • 17:50

    21 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    June 1944: a stretch of beach overlooked by fortified cliffs created a devastating baptism of fire. Failed plans, missed opportunities, and courage make this frontline a major turning point in WWII.

  • 18:55

    21 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    Hitler and Stalin begin to shape the course of history. President Roosevelt attempts to raise his country out of the Depression, and the world teeters on the brink of yet another World War.

  • 19:55

    21 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1940: France has fallen and Hitler orders Operation Sealion - the invasion of Great Britain - to commence, but first the Luftwaffe must defeat the RAF for seaborne landings to succeed.

  • 20:55

    21 Feb

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    Our ability to accurately keep time and triangulate location stands on the shoulders of our ancestors' inventions; we dive into the pioneering breakthroughs that have shaped our ability to travel.

  • 22:00

    21 Feb

    Megapolis: The Ancient World Revealed - Season 1

    Discover the ancient Maya city of Tikal remodelled using computer graphics; inhabited for over a thousand years, this ancient city would encompass up to 12,000 structures and two million inhabitants.

  • 23:05

    21 Feb

    Ancient Superstructures - Season 1

    Built on a massive block of granite, Mont-Saint-Michel holds many secrets; using the most advanced technology, experts scrutinise this ancient wonder on all scales to try to unravel its mysteries.

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Brings history to life with captivating documentaries that take a fresh, modern look into history. We take our viewers on a powerful journey through time with intelligent, well researched programmes that entertain and challenge their minds. The focus is on european history, revealing the secrets of the past and how it defines us today.

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