TV Schedule

  • 00:05

    08 Apr

    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.

  • 01:15

    08 Apr

    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.

  • 02:15

    08 Apr

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    The Axis forces begin to lose hold on their previous triumphs; between Japan's loosening hold on southeast Asia and Germany's growing defeats in Europe, we begin to see WW2's turning of the tide.

  • 03:05

    08 Apr

    Working for the Enemy - Season 1

    Young European workers during WWII had one thing in common: it had been their fate to have their youthful dreams stolen from them - along with their homelands - and to be forced to work for the enemy.

  • 04:00

    08 Apr

    Nazi Secret Files - Season 1

    The Nazis had plans for a gigantic mirror in space that could focus sunlight into a narrow beam capable of obliterating cities and armies from 5,100 miles above the Earth.

  • 04:50

    08 Apr

    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.

  • 05:35

    08 Apr

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The tragic histories of the political dynasties of the Bhutto family in Pakistan and the Nehru-Gandhi family in India are often compared to that of America's Kennedy family.

  • 06:10

    08 Apr

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The Habsburgs were the most powerful family in Europe for centuries; why was their destiny so fatal, and were all their tribulations connected to some kind of curse?

  • 06:40

    08 Apr

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 1

    Attila, King of the Huns: the entire continent of Europe trembled in fear of this legendary leader. No-one knows where he is buried; scientists and amateur researchers search for hidden clues.

  • 07:50

    08 Apr

    Deadman's Curse: The Lost Spanish Gold - Season 1

    Early 1900s newspaper reports claim that Taylor's ancestor Slumach placed a curse on his mine; a history of missing and dead prospectors support this claim, but where does legend end and truth begin?

  • 08:40

    08 Apr

    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.

  • 09:45

    08 Apr

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    The Axis forces begin to lose hold on their previous triumphs; between Japan's loosening hold on southeast Asia and Germany's growing defeats in Europe, we begin to see WW2's turning of the tide.

  • 10:50

    08 Apr

    Bismarck: 24 Hours to Doom

  • 11:50

    08 Apr

    Queens That Changed The World - Season 1

    Eleanor became Queen of France whilst still a teenager; after that marriage was annulled, she married English heir Henry and had a strong influence on both the king's and her son's reigns.

  • 12:50

    08 Apr

    Conquistadors: The Rise and Fall - Season 1

    The accidental discovery of the New World by Christopher Columbus sparked an age of exploration for the Spanish Empire - and a dark new chapter in the history of the Americas.

  • 13:50

    08 Apr

    Genghis Khan's Mongolia - Season 1

    This first episode charts Chinggis Khaan's childhood as an outcast living in harsh conditions on the barren landscape - before he rose up and united all of the nomadic communities across the steppe.

  • 14:45

    08 Apr

    Crucifixion Bones

  • 15:50

    08 Apr

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    The pockmarked mummy of Pharaoh Ramesses V looks serene, but there's evidence of deliberately inflicted wounds that suggest a sudden violent death... if this was the case, then who was the killer?

  • 16:45

    08 Apr

    Cursed Treasures - Season 1

    The onset of a violent storm in Staffordshire in England announced the discovery of the largest Anglo-Saxon hoard ever uncovered, but was the storm an omen of things to come?

  • 17:50

    08 Apr

    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.

  • 18:50

    08 Apr

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    The Axis forces begin to lose hold on their previous triumphs; between Japan's loosening hold on southeast Asia and Germany's growing defeats in Europe, we begin to see WW2's turning of the tide.

  • 19:55

    08 Apr

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    Air supremacy has been key to winning a war since the dawn of aerial warfare; from the Sopwith Camel biplane to the F22 Raptor, we identify and rank the most influential aircrafts in history.

  • 21:00

    08 Apr

    Working for the Enemy - Season 1

    Young European workers during WWII had one thing in common: it had been their fate to have their youthful dreams stolen from them - along with their homelands - and to be forced to work for the enemy.

  • 22:05

    08 Apr

    Crucifixion Bones

  • 23:10

    08 Apr

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    The pockmarked mummy of Pharaoh Ramesses V looks serene, but there's evidence of deliberately inflicted wounds that suggest a sudden violent death... if this was the case, then who was the killer?

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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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