TV Schedule

  • 00:00

    16 Jun

    Churchill's Forgotten War

  • 01:05

    16 Jun

    Nazi Killing Fields

  • 02:05

    16 Jun

    Resistance: They Fought Back

  • 03:45

    16 Jun

    Ancient Apocalypse - Season 2

    The Aztec empire developed sophisticated writing systems, calendars, and a religion that required human sacrifices, but they would soon be decimated by their encounters with European colonisers.

  • 04:35

    16 Jun

    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.

  • 05:20

    16 Jun

    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.

  • 06:20

    16 Jun

    D-Day: The Soldiers' Story - Season 1

    Giles Milton visits key D-Day sites along the Normandy coastline - including Omaha Beach and Pegasus Bridge - and we hear the stories of the men and women on both the attacking and defensive lines.

  • 07:20

    16 Jun

    D-Day: The Soldiers' Story - Season 1

    Giles Milton guides us round Normandy - the place where the D-Day invasion proved successful - from the gliders who went behind enemy lines to paratroopers who ambushed vital German generals.

  • 08:15

    16 Jun

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    What secrets did the Nazis hope to find inside the cells and DNA of the human body? Some of the most nauseating Nazi experiments were performed in the name of creating a pure Aryan race.

  • 09:15

    16 Jun

    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.

  • 10:15

    16 Jun

    Roman Megastructures - Season 1

    During the Gallic Wars, Arles in the south of France fared really well. The most beautiful Roman monuments were built there, hence Arles was nicknamed 'the little Rome of Ancient Gaul'.

  • 11:20

    16 Jun

    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.

  • 12:25

    16 Jun

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    This episode examines Eastern Orthodox Christianity, which flourishes in Russia and the Balkans and has over 150 million members worldwide.

  • 13:35

    16 Jun

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    Early Protestants were radicals who tore apart the Catholic Church. This episode looks at the battle that split Christianity into two faiths.

  • 14:50

    16 Jun

    Secrets of the Lost Ark - Season 1

    According to the books of Maccabees, the prophet Jeremiah took the Ark of the Covenant from Jerusalem and hid it in a cave on a mountain associated with Moses; experts explore this theory.

  • 15:45

    16 Jun

    Secrets of the Lost Ark - Season 1

    The Ark of the Covenant had the power to kill - or so the Bible says. At Jericho, we discover if the Ark made the walls fall; in western Israel is evidence that it slaughtered thousands.

  • 16:40

    16 Jun

    Vatican - The Timeless City of Popes

  • 17:45

    16 Jun

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    From tunnels excavated in total darkness to cities thriving against all odds in the desert, our ancient ancestors have built improbable structures that even rival the engineering marvels of today.

  • 18:50

    16 Jun

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    From ancient Persian ice stores hidden in the desert to terraced farming, marvel at the sheer brilliance of our ancient engineers as they solved problems and broke new ground.

  • 19:55

    16 Jun

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    From complex irrigation systems and unifying canals to far-reaching visions and constructing an entire city on water, discover the innovative ways ancient engineers used to harness the power of water.

  • 21:00

    16 Jun

    Lost Cities of the Trojans - Season 1

    In Turkey, investigators are unlocking remarkable new secrets that are transforming our understanding of the past; they're excavating the ruins of a city that many believe to be Troy itself.

  • 21:55

    16 Jun

    Lost Cities of the Trojans - Season 1

    Did the Trojan War really happen? In Amsterdam, a team examine the work of old explorers and uncover new clues; in Greece, archaeologists unearth the remains of a town that could be linked to Troy.

  • 22:55

    16 Jun

    Crucifixion Bones

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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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