TV Schedule

  • 00:30

    05 May

    Russia 1917: Countdown to Revolution

  • 01:45

    05 May

    No Asylum: The Untold Chapter of Anne Frank's Story

  • 02:40

    05 May

    Nazi Killing Fields

  • 03:35

    05 May

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 3

    Alexander the Great is the most famous commander of all time, but his grave was lost some 1,000 years ago and researchers around the world have been looking for it ever since.

  • 04:30

    05 May

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    Could a shock discovery of a tooth hidden inside a jewellery box lead archaeologists to the lost mummy of the female pharaoh Hatshepsut, who is widely considered to be ancient Egypt's greatest queen?

  • 05:15

    05 May

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    The crucifixion of Jesus changed the world; how much of our understanding of this event is true, and what answers can be found in the Holy Land to back up the Bible's story?

  • 06:15

    05 May

    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.

  • 06:40

    05 May

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    WWII facilitated the use of technology to wreak destruction from afar; through success and failure, the bomb was and remains a weapon that can tip the balance in favour of those who wield its power.

  • 07:45

    05 May

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    Espionage and intelligence were crucial during WWII; clever camouflage, the Enigma machine, and concealable weapons were as important as any tank, ship, aircraft or bomb.

  • 08:50

    05 May

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 3

    Bettany returns to Azerbaijan for more adventures on the Silk Roads; she explores its most remote and hidden corners to find out the cultural impact of a history of isolation and influence.

  • 09:50

    05 May

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 3

    Alexander the Great is the most famous commander of all time, but his grave was lost some 1,000 years ago and researchers around the world have been looking for it ever since.

  • 10:55

    05 May

    Cleopatra's Secret Tomb - Season 1

    Cleopatra did not hesitate to eliminate her enemies... even if they were family members; archaeologists enter the only Ptolemaic mausoleum ever discovered to shed light on the queen's family.

  • 12:05

    05 May

    Cleopatra's Secret Tomb - Season 1

    After delving in the Battle of Actium, this final episode takes us to Alexandria, where Cleopatra and her lover ended their lives; will this investigation finally lead to the legendary queen's tomb?

  • 13:10

    05 May

    Queens of Ancient Egypt - Season 1

    The Egyptian queen Tiye inspired a religious revolution over 3,000 years ago that threw Egypt into turmoil - and may have blazed a trail for the world's leading religions.

  • 14:15

    05 May

    Tombs of Egypt: The Ultimate Mission - Season 1

    Zahi and his team unearth sarcophagi dating from the New Kingdom and the Late Period of ancient Egypt that will need to be scanned and maybe even opened, but there are more surprises in store...

  • 15:30

    05 May

    Tombs of Egypt: The Ultimate Mission - Season 1

    After three months of excavations and dozens of sarcophagi found, Zahi finds a stone sarcophagus that apparently belongs to a vizier who lived during the New Kingdom - inside, a surprise awaits him...

  • 16:35

    05 May

    Decoding Saqqara

  • 17:40

    05 May

    Baia - The Atlantis of Rome

  • 18:50

    05 May

    Roman Megastructures - Season 1

    Lyon is the third-largest city in France; in ancient times it was the largest. At the time, the capital of the Gauls was called Lugdunum, a showcase for Rome in lands conquered by Julius Caesar.

  • 19:55

    05 May

    Pompeii: Buried Secrets of the Villa Giuliana

  • 21:00

    05 May

    The Lost Scrolls of Vesuvius New

  • 22:15

    05 May

    Real Life of a Roman Soldier - Season 1

    Two sites are emblematic of legionary life in Ancient Roman times: the fort of Vindolanda and the garrison of Lugdunum. Excavations have unearthed objects that shed light on the life of these sites.

  • 23:20

    05 May

    Real Life of a Roman Soldier - Season 1

    Recent excavations in the city of Lyon shed light on the daily lives of Roman soldiers; numerous artefacts have been unearthed such as 1st-century A.D. / C.E. weapons and toiletry and leisure items.

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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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