TV Schedule

  • 00:10

    02 Mar

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    World War II was a battle for supremacy at sea more than any other conflict before or since; in this episode, we explore how the secret weapons of naval warfare changed the tides of history.

  • 01:15

    02 Mar

    Forgotten Frontlines - Season 1

    The Battle of Castle Itter is the strangest WWII battle the world has never heard of, and the only battle where the Allies joined forces with Germans to defeat the Nazis.

  • 02:15

    02 Mar

    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.

  • 03:10

    02 Mar

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    The mangled mummy of Pharaoh Seqenenre Taa is a murder mystery that endures to this day; we discover the truth behind his brutal and humiliating death.

  • 03:55

    02 Mar

    Crime Scene: Antiquity - Season 1

    This episode is about a dark conspiracy against Ramses III, the mysterious multiple killing of a Celtic druid, and the brutal murder of a Neolithic family from Eulau in Saxony.

  • 04:50

    02 Mar

    Cleopatra's Secret Tomb - Season 1

    A burning story of love and power took place in Alexandria's sumptuous palaces; this ancient jewel of the Mediterranean brings to light relics that allow us to reconstruct the queen's true face.

  • 06:15

    02 Mar

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    A team of experts investigate the methods Hitler used to indoctrinate Germany, turning it into a finely-tuned war machine; we visit Goebbels' Propaganda Ministry and the holiday park of Prora.

  • 07:10

    02 Mar

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    The Devil's Bible has long intrigued experts; who wrote it? In search of the truth, we visit a castle said to house a gate to Hell, huge rock-carved demons, and the palaces of heretical monarchs.

  • 08:05

    02 Mar

    Nazi Murder Mysteries - Season 1

    A rushed investigation into the death of Hitler's niece Geli Raubal ruled that she had committed suicide. Did she die at her own hands, or was she a tragic victim of Hitler's overbearing affections?

  • 09:05

    02 Mar

    Nazi Murder Mysteries - Season 1

    This is the dark tale of the skeleton of an unknown woman found in a hollowed-out tree in a Birmingham woodland. We discover that both the remains and police files have vanished from the archives.

  • 10:00

    02 Mar

    Nazi Murder Mysteries - Season 1

    In 1946, Hermann Goering cheated the hangman by deciding his own fate; how did he manage to get hold of a cyanide capsule in a maximum-security prison? We explore the theories surrounding his death.

  • 11:00

    02 Mar

    Normandy '44: D-Day and the Battle for France - Season 1

    James Holland and Mike Simpson examine the preparations for the invasion across southern England before crossing the Channel to Normandy, coming to challenge many D-Day myths.

  • 12:00

    02 Mar

    Normandy '44: D-Day and the Battle for France - Season 1

    James and Mike analyse the Canadians' first encounters with the Waffen SS; they follow their trail and confront long-held views on the nature of the fighting in this brutal and attritional phase.

  • 13:00

    02 Mar

    Normandy '44: D-Day and the Battle for France - Season 1

    James and Mike turn their attention to Operation Cobra; their journey ends where the campaign itself ended, and they reflect on why it was such a stunning victory for the Allies.

  • 14:05

    02 Mar

    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?

  • 15:15

    02 Mar

    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.

  • 16:15

    02 Mar

    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.

  • 17:20

    02 Mar

    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.

  • 18:25

    02 Mar

    Tutankhamun: The Last Exhibition

  • 20:00

    02 Mar

    Egypt's Lost Pyramid

  • 21:00

    02 Mar

    Women Under Hitler's Flag - Season 1

    This first episode, which begins with Hitler's arrival in power in 1933, goes back to the roots of the indoctrination of young German girls within the female branch of the Hitler Youth (BDM).

  • 22:00

    02 Mar

    Women Under Hitler's Flag - Season 1

    Women were far from mere witnesses or accomplices by 1942 - and played a role as important as it was deadly. After the war, the women of the Reich simply slipped through the judicial net.

  • 23:00

    02 Mar

    Auschwitz: The Inside Man

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