TV Schedule

  • 00:15

    12 Feb

    WWII: Hell on Earth - Season 1

    The war grows more savage from the Indian border in Burma to China, which has been at war with Japan since 1937; in Europe, Hitler renews his assault on the Soviet Union.

  • 01:20

    12 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    The Allies plan how to break through Hitler's Atlantic Wall for years. The D-Day fleet is the biggest assembled in history, responsible for one of the bloodiest and most extraordinary battles of WW2.

  • 02:15

    12 Feb

    World War II By Drone - Scanning The Evidence - Season 1

    Using cutting-edge drone technology, experts revisit some of the key sites across the former Third Reich to understand how the Nazi war machine operated.

  • 03:00

    12 Feb

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    World War II fostered the emergence of both iconic and unusual tanks that were each engineered with distinct aims; we explore diverse tank innovations and the overall trajectory of armoured warfare.

  • 03:55

    12 Feb

    Bomber: Terror of WWII - Season 1

    The last months of WWII saw the appearance of what Hitler believed to be the wonder weapons that would turn a lost cause into victory: cruise missiles (the V1) and ballistic missiles (the V2).

  • 04:45

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    June 1944: the British and Canadians are still short of the objective they planned to capture on D-Day: the city of Caen. This episode tells the story of the bloody fighting for the city.

  • 05:35

    12 Feb

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The Grimaldi family has held their posts as sovereigns of Monaco with the utmost grace, but one thing they have missed time and again is good luck in the love department.

  • 06:00

    12 Feb

    Bismarck: 24 Hours to Doom

  • 07:00

    12 Feb

    Submarines - The Story of a Controversial Weapon - Season 1

    Submarines operate in hiding and lurk in the depths of the oceans; when they were first used over 100 years ago, hardly anyone believed in their usefulness, but this changed during WWI.

  • 08:05

    12 Feb

    Submarines - The Story of a Controversial Weapon - Season 1

    The submarine has developed within the last 100 years from a simple submersible into a multifunctional high-performance machine with nuclear explosive power.

  • 09:15

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    June 1944 - American, British and Canadian troops stormed the Normandy beaches along a 50-mile stretch. We look at the amphibious tanks and the heavy kit that weighed them down as they waded ashore.

  • 10:20

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    June 1944: the British and Canadians are still short of the objective they planned to capture on D-Day: the city of Caen. This episode tells the story of the bloody fighting for the city.

  • 11:25

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    July 1944: American forces plan a major offensive named Operation Cobra. They would attack near St Lo, achieve a breakthrough, then unleash General Patton and the US Third Army to exploit the opening.

  • 12:35

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    September 1944: Montgomery proposes a bold plan to cross the Rhine and encircle Germany's industrial heartland. If successful, his plan could end the war by Christmas.

  • 13:40

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    October 1944: the Allies face a major supply crisis - vital fuel and ammunition still has to be landed at the D-Day beaches. When the port of Antwerp is liberated, it seems the crisis might be over.

  • 14:45

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    November 1944: as the Allies advance into Germany, they run into concrete bunkers, pillboxes, minefields and tank traps. German soldiers fight tenaciously to defend their homeland.

  • 15:55

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    December 1944: Hitler has picked the Ardennes sector for a major offensive. The surprise attack, spearheaded by elite divisions, initially sends American units reeling.

  • 17:00

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    March 1945: the Allies have reached the River Rhine. Montgomery plans a giant operation to cross the river in the north, but luck hands the Americans a bridge over the Rhine at Remagen.

  • 18:05

    12 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.

  • 19:00

    12 Feb

    World War II By Drone - Scanning The Evidence - Season 1

    Using cutting-edge drone technology, experts revisit some of the key sites across the former Third Reich to understand how the Nazi war machine operated.

  • 20:00

    12 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    The Allies plan how to break through Hitler's Atlantic Wall for years. The D-Day fleet is the biggest assembled in history, responsible for one of the bloodiest and most extraordinary battles of WW2.

  • 21:00

    12 Feb

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1 New

    World War II fostered the emergence of both iconic and unusual tanks that were each engineered with distinct aims; we explore diverse tank innovations and the overall trajectory of armoured warfare.

  • 22:05

    12 Feb

    Bomber: Terror of WWII - Season 1

    The last months of WWII saw the appearance of what Hitler believed to be the wonder weapons that would turn a lost cause into victory: cruise missiles (the V1) and ballistic missiles (the V2).

  • 23:05

    12 Feb

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    June 1944: the British and Canadians are still short of the objective they planned to capture on D-Day: the city of Caen. This episode tells the story of the bloody fighting for the city.

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