TV Schedule

  • 00:10

    23 Feb

    WWII: Hell on Earth - Season 1

    Facing a Soviet army that grows stronger and pushes German forces back across the lands they occupied - and facing devastation of German cities by the Allies - Goebbels issues a call for 'Total War'.

  • 01:15

    23 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1942: Hitler pits the forces of the German Fatherland against those of the Soviet Motherland at Stalingrad. Stalin's fiercely patriotic army will fight the Nazis to the last drop of blood.

  • 02:15

    23 Feb

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

    The fate of the tiny island of Malta hung by a thread during the war; using aerial and underwater drones, experts explore the defences of Malta to understand how the island survived.

  • 03:00

    23 Feb

    Voices of the Dead - Season 1

    79 A.D. / C.E. - Mount Vesuvius is set to blow. Bettany follows the fate of five victims - a small boy, a soldier, a pregnant woman, a slave and a caretaker - and pieces their final 24 hours together.

  • 03:45

    23 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.

  • 04:40

    23 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Christopher Clark travels to Latin America; he follows the tracks of early advanced civilisations in Palenque and Teotihuacán and visits Cuba and the Galapagos Islands' national park.

  • 05:30

    23 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.

  • 06:05

    23 Feb

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 2

    Scientists are still searching for answers to a mysterious 18th-century killing spree involving a beast that supposedly slays like an animal, but also acts just like a human; could it be a werewolf?

  • 07:10

    23 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.

  • 08:20

    23 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.

  • 09:25

    23 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.

  • 10:30

    23 Feb

    Megapolis: The Ancient World Revealed - Season 1

    Rome: the greatest city of the ancient world. We unveil the secrets of Roman architecture and the incredible talent of its builders; explore the Pantheon, Emperor Nero's palace, and the Colosseum.

  • 11:35

    23 Feb

    Normandy: Land of Warriors - Season 1

    Normandy owes its name to terrible warriors coming from the North: the Vikings. These men ravaged the Norman lands until it was ceded to them and became their territory.

  • 12:40

    23 Feb

    Normandy: Land of Warriors - Season 1

    William the Conqueror becomes Duke of Normandy and attracts the wrath of envious barons; he has to fight his enemies to conquer an even larger land across the English Channel.

  • 13:40

    23 Feb

    Normandy: Land of Warriors - Season 1

    Philip Augustus, the king of France, has one objective: to conquer the Normandy of Duke Richard the Lionheart. John Lackland, the Duke of Normandy's own brother, and Philip unite against Richard.

  • 14:45

    23 Feb

    The Secret Story of the Knights Templar - Season 1

    The Knights Templar were established as a special religious-military order within the tradition of medieval knighthood, but the rise and fall of the Order involves several secrets and mysteries.

  • 15:50

    23 Feb

    The Secret Story of the Knights Templar - Season 1

    Discover the developments that led the famous Knights Templar to extreme power; they subsequently became the target of specific accusations arranged by the French court.

  • 16:55

    23 Feb

    The Secret Story of the Knights Templar - Season 1

    The Knights Templar left a legacy both visible - with castles, villages, and abbeys - and invisible through long-lasting traditions claiming the survival of individuals belonging to the Order.

  • 18:00

    23 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.

  • 19:00

    23 Feb

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

    The fate of the tiny island of Malta hung by a thread during the war; using aerial and underwater drones, experts explore the defences of Malta to understand how the island survived.

  • 19:55

    23 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1942: Hitler pits the forces of the German Fatherland against those of the Soviet Motherland at Stalingrad. Stalin's fiercely patriotic army will fight the Nazis to the last drop of blood.

  • 21:00

    23 Feb

    Voices of the Dead - Season 1

    79 A.D. / C.E. - Mount Vesuvius is set to blow. Bettany follows the fate of five victims - a small boy, a soldier, a pregnant woman, a slave and a caretaker - and pieces their final 24 hours together.

  • 22:00

    23 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.

  • 23:00

    23 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Christopher Clark travels to Latin America; he follows the tracks of early advanced civilisations in Palenque and Teotihuacán and visits Cuba and the Galapagos Islands' national park.

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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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