TV Schedule

  • 00:15

    19 Feb

    WWII: Hell on Earth - Season 1

    The UK is isolated as German forces occupy Europe; 17,000 trains carry German armies towards the Soviet Union; with Operation Barbarossa, Hitler launches Vernichtungskrieg, a war of annihilation.

  • 01:20

    19 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    Britain and France declare war when Hitler invades Poland; in May 1940, the Germans attack Holland and Belgium as a decoy. As the Wehrmacht and Luftwaffe strike in force, the French seem trapped.

  • 02:20

    19 Feb

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

    For the first time in history, the theatre of war takes place mainly in the air; from the invention of radar to Hitler's 'Wonder Weapons', all means are good to bring the enemy to the ground.

  • 03:05

    19 Feb

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    World War II ignited a fierce battle for aerial dominance and drove nations to pioneer secret aircraft technologies; this episode explores the development of early jet fighters.

  • 03:55

    19 Feb

    Forgotten Frontlines - Season 1

    The discovery of the body of a British officer was considered a major intelligence coup for the Germans; Operation Mincemeat would be the Trojan horse of WWII that may have saved thousands of lives.

  • 04:50

    19 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.

  • 05:45

    19 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.

  • 06:10

    19 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.

  • 06:35

    19 Feb

    Countdown: The Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall - Season 1

    The construction of the Berlin Wall, starting during the night of the 12th of August, 1961, came as a surprise to East and West Germans alike and to the whole world. How did this moment come about?

  • 07:35

    19 Feb

    Countdown: The Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall - Season 1

    An uneventful press conference led to the Berlin Wall's unexpected fall on the evening of the 9th of November, 1989. We explore the weeks before the fall and witness as events unfolded on the day.

  • 08:30

    19 Feb

    Black Panthers of WW2

  • 09:30

    19 Feb

    Vatican Secret Files Exposed: The Pope and the Devil - Season 1

    Unpublished documents show that the Vatican tried to fight Hitler; in March 1939, Eugenio Pacelli was elected Pope. What would Pope Pius XII do - openly condemn Nazism, or remain silent... and why?

  • 10:35

    19 Feb

    Vatican Secret Files Exposed: The Pope and the Devil - Season 1

    Hitler unleashed war and Pius XII organised meetings to thwart him, but the Allies did not trust the Pope's words; meanwhile, Hitler had started sending Jews to their deaths in concentration camps.

  • 11:40

    19 Feb

    Vatican Secret Files Exposed: The Pope and the Devil - Season 1

    Hitler once said that the Pope was his personal enemy; he could finally carry out his revenge on Pius XII after the Nazi occupation of Italy, so he decided to invade the Vatican and kidnap the Pope.

  • 12:40

    19 Feb

    Vatican Secret Files Exposed: The Pope and the Devil - Season 1

    With the war over, thousands of Nazis were fleeing Europe with the help of members of the Vatican, but there was another man who declared himself an enemy of the Pope: Joseph Stalin.

  • 13:50

    19 Feb

    Blood Money: Inside the Nazi Economy - Season 1

    June 1940: Hitler sends armored divisions into France, Belgium and the Netherlands, yet Hitler's Germany in 1940 was broke. How could the Nazis embark on the cataclysm that was the Second World War?

  • 14:50

    19 Feb

    Blood Money: Inside the Nazi Economy - Season 1

    Behind the victory of 1940 lay a country in financial tatters; we discover how the Nazi economy drew up the 'Hunger Plan', a vast project to starve 30 million Slavs so the Aryans could be fed.

  • 15:50

    19 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.

  • 16:55

    19 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.

  • 18:00

    19 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.

  • 19:00

    19 Feb

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

    For the first time in history, the theatre of war takes place mainly in the air; from the invention of radar to Hitler's 'Wonder Weapons', all means are good to bring the enemy to the ground.

  • 19:55

    19 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    Britain and France declare war when Hitler invades Poland; in May 1940, the Germans attack Holland and Belgium as a decoy. As the Wehrmacht and Luftwaffe strike in force, the French seem trapped.

  • 21:00

    19 Feb

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1 New

    World War II ignited a fierce battle for aerial dominance and drove nations to pioneer secret aircraft technologies; this episode explores the development of early jet fighters.

  • 22:05

    19 Feb

    Forgotten Frontlines - Season 1

    The discovery of the body of a British officer was considered a major intelligence coup for the Germans; Operation Mincemeat would be the Trojan horse of WWII that may have saved thousands of lives.

  • 23:10

    19 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.

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