TV Schedule

  • 00:05

    08 Feb

    War Factories - Season 1

    At the start of WWII, France's car brands - Peugeot, Citroen, Renault - have gone further than any other European company in the race to achieve mass production; the Nazis waste no time looting them.

  • 01:00

    08 Feb

    WWII: Race To Victory - Season 1

    Tehran, the 29th of November, 1943: 'The Big Three' are meeting. The leaders seem to be in support of one another, but they also have their own interests at heart; how will they work together?

  • 01:45

    08 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    When Japan's expansion in the Pacific reaches fever pitch, Roosevelt must act. Instead of having them back down by cutting off oil supplies, he pushes them to attack the US fleet in Pearl Harbor.

  • 02:35

    08 Feb

    Royals: Keeping the Crown - Season 1

    As the torchbearers of Diana's legacy, the Queen pins her hopes on William and Harry to take the monarchy into the 21st century, but just how 'normal' can this next generation be?

  • 03:25

    08 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.

  • 04:20

    08 Feb

    Anne Boleyn: Arrest, Trial, Execution - Season 1

    Tracy follows the 19th of May, 1536 - the darkest day in Anne Boleyn's life, the day she is set to be executed - minute by minute; will the king grant her a last-minute reprieve, or is this Anne's final day?

  • 05:10

    08 Feb

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    Vatican City has its own laws, police, and - unbelievably - its own ATMs that print out in Latin. It's a secret world of libraries, holy relics and artwork that does not allow access outsiders.

  • 06:10

    08 Feb

    Wicked Inventions - Season 2

    Audio Speakers - what part does a spider play in their manufacturing process? Fibre Optic Cables - the high-tech science behind transferring data using glass, light and reflections.

  • 06:35

    08 Feb

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    Vatican City has its own laws, police, and - unbelievably - its own ATMs that print out in Latin. It's a secret world of libraries, holy relics and artwork that does not allow access outsiders.

  • 07:30

    08 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Christopher Clark travels through Jordan, via Persepolis, to Isfahan in Iran; he follows the trails of the Persians, Greeks, Romans and Nabateans up to the great Islamic colonisation.

  • 08:35

    08 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    January 1944: two divisions land at the Italian port of Anzio in one of the easiest Allied assaults of the war, but they fail to exploit their advantage, giving the German defenders time to reinforce.

  • 09:40

    08 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    Stalin rises as the leader of the Bolsheviks, and in Munich, the German Workers Party takes a new name: Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter, or 'Nazi' as it would come to be called.

  • 10:40

    08 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    When Japan's expansion in the Pacific reaches fever pitch, Roosevelt must act. Instead of having them back down by cutting off oil supplies, he pushes them to attack the US fleet in Pearl Harbor.

  • 11:40

    08 Feb

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    Our admiration for the most precious of metals dates back millennia; created in the depths of supernovas, gold has propelled innovations that have shaped the world we live in today.

  • 12:45

    08 Feb

    Megapolis: The Ancient World Revealed - Season 1

    Athens, a small hamlet in its early days, was established on abandoned land in 3,000 BC, but it would be transformed into one of the greatest ancient cities in the 5th century B.C.

  • 13:50

    08 Feb

    Ancient Superstructures - Season 2

    Hidden in the tropical jungle of Cambodia is the largest religious structure ever built - the majestic temple of Angkor Wat. Archaeologists discover the mysteries of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • 14:55

    08 Feb

    Egypt's Unexplained Files - Season 1

    This episode explores crime and punishment in ancient Egypt. We reveal a civilisation riven by homicidal royalty, rampant tomb raiding, and acts of extreme punishment.

  • 15:55

    08 Feb

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    Vatican City has its own laws, police, and - unbelievably - its own ATMs that print out in Latin. It's a secret world of libraries, holy relics and artwork that does not allow access outsiders.

  • 16:50

    08 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Christopher Clark travels through Jordan, via Persepolis, to Isfahan in Iran; he follows the trails of the Persians, Greeks, Romans and Nabateans up to the great Islamic colonisation.

  • 17:50

    08 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    January 1944: two divisions land at the Italian port of Anzio in one of the easiest Allied assaults of the war, but they fail to exploit their advantage, giving the German defenders time to reinforce.

  • 18:55

    08 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    Stalin rises as the leader of the Bolsheviks, and in Munich, the German Workers Party takes a new name: Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter, or 'Nazi' as it would come to be called.

  • 19:55

    08 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    When Japan's expansion in the Pacific reaches fever pitch, Roosevelt must act. Instead of having them back down by cutting off oil supplies, he pushes them to attack the US fleet in Pearl Harbor.

  • 21:00

    08 Feb

    Royals: Keeping the Crown - Season 1

    As the torchbearers of Diana's legacy, the Queen pins her hopes on William and Harry to take the monarchy into the 21st century, but just how 'normal' can this next generation be?

  • 22:00

    08 Feb

    The Secret Versailles of Marie-Antoinette

  • 23:05

    08 Feb

    Anne Boleyn: Arrest, Trial, Execution - Season 1

    Tracy follows the 19th of May, 1536 - the darkest day in Anne Boleyn's life, the day she is set to be executed - minute by minute; will the king grant her a last-minute reprieve, or is this Anne's final day?

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