TV Schedule

  • 00:05

    18 May

    The Pope and Hitler - Opening the Secret Files on Pius XII

  • 01:05

    18 May

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    WWII was a war in the skies; though the Treaty of Versailles had prevented the Germans from developing new weapons, they sponsored air clubs and pushed for supremacy in the air.

  • 02:00

    18 May

    A Justice of Terror - Season 1

  • 02:55

    18 May

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    How did Hitler succeed in transforming a republic into a 'Führer state' in such a short time, how did the 'enforced conformity' of society take place, and how willingly did the Germans fall in line?

  • 03:50

    18 May

    Ancient Megacities - Season 1

    The prestige of Troy is based on a mythical legend; it is said to have been the scene of a legendary conflict in the Trojan War, but did it really happen?

  • 04:40

    18 May

    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.

  • 05:25

    18 May

    Murderous History - Season 1

    When the body of a child is found washed up on the banks of London's River Thames, a murder mystery investigation begins and investigations reveal a macabre underground industry - baby farming.

  • 05:50

    18 May

    A Justice of Terror - Season 1

  • 06:15

    18 May

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    What makes a successful war leader? Influential leaders of warfare all share a vision and the ability to inspire others to follow their orders, but how they lead differs hugely.

  • 07:20

    18 May

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    Secrecy in war can mean the difference between victory and defeat; from spies to sabotage, military commanders often turn to secret plans at the height of war in order to gain a strategic advantage.

  • 08:30

    18 May

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    The greatest 20th-century commanders understood warfare at both strategic and tactical level; some instilled loyalty in their troops through fear and intimidation while others inspired confidence.

  • 09:35

    18 May

    A Justice of Terror - Season 1

  • 10:40

    18 May

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    WWII was a war in the skies; though the Treaty of Versailles had prevented the Germans from developing new weapons, they sponsored air clubs and pushed for supremacy in the air.

  • 11:35

    18 May

    Tombs of Egypt: Imhotep, The Pyramid Creator - Season 1

    Archaeologist Zahi Hawass hopes to discover the tomb of Imhotep, the architect of the Step Pyramid of Djoser, and aims to unearth the many secrets of the Egyptian mummies with his team.

  • 12:45

    18 May

    The Giza Pyramid: Reaching For The Stars

  • 13:55

    18 May

    Ancient Egypt - Chronicles of an Empire - Season 1

    Nothing represents the advanced civilization of Ancient Egypt more than the pyramids. Much about them is still a mystery to researchers. We trace the history of Egyptian tomb construction.

  • 15:00

    18 May

    Ancient Egypt - Chronicles of an Empire - Season 1

    Women in Ancient Egypt held a special fascination. There were royal mothers who took over the regency for their sons. And there were queens like Cleopatra, who ruled alone over the empire on the Nile.

  • 16:05

    18 May

    Egypt's Unexplained Files - Season 1

    We unpack new insights into belief and superstition in the land of the Pharaohs, from finding the long-lost 'Land of Punt' to solving the mystery of the Curse of King Tutankhamun.

  • 17:00

    18 May

    Egypt's Unexplained Files - Season 1

    We delve into the brainpower behind ancient Egypt's revolutionary breakthroughs, from medicine to engineering. We reveal that this is a culture whose genius has truly shaped our modern world.

  • 18:00

    18 May

    Tombs of Egypt: Imhotep, The Pyramid Creator - Season 1

    Archaeologist Zahi Hawass hopes to discover the tomb of Imhotep, the architect of the Step Pyramid of Djoser, and aims to unearth the many secrets of the Egyptian mummies with his team.

  • 19:05

    18 May

    Caesar's Doomsday War - Season 1

    Julius Caesar wanted to bring all of Gaul under his control, triggering a series of events that would bring his army to the brink of defeat - now archaeologists are uncovering what really happened.

  • 20:05

    18 May

    Caesar's Doomsday War - Season 1

    We explore the events triggered by the uniting of Gaul tribes under freedom fighter Vercingetorix, and archaeologists find evidence of the defences that the Gauls built to fight off Caesar's legions.

  • 21:00

    18 May

    Resistance: They Fought Back

  • 23:00

    18 May

    Resistance at Mauthausen

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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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