TV Schedule

  • 00:20

    02 Jun

    Svetlana: My Father Is Joseph Stalin

  • 02:00

    02 Jun

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

  • 02:55

    02 Jun

    Resistance: They Fought Back

  • 04:35

    02 Jun

    Ancient Apocalypse - Season 2

    A seafaring people called the Rapa Nui flourished on Easter Island hundreds of years ago, but they succumbed to a series of deadly events that saw the entire civilisation destroyed.

  • 05:25

    02 Jun

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    The disfigured mummy of the Younger Lady has mystified experts since she was first discovered over 100 years ago; investigators find out who she was using modern forensic science.

  • 06:00

    02 Jun

    WWII - Women on the Frontline - Season 1

    This episode explores the remarkable stories of women who fought Nazi invaders behind enemy lines in occupied Europe and those who infiltrated Allied territory to spy for the Nazis.

  • 06:55

    02 Jun

    WWII - Women on the Frontline - Season 1

    We tell the story of women who took to the skies to defend their country and of two women whose incredible skills as pilots helped make the Nazi Blitzkrieg so successful.

  • 07:55

    02 Jun

    WWII - Women on the Frontline - Season 1

    This episode explores the stories of women all over the world who fought and worked tirelessly alongside men on the battlefields of the Second World War.

  • 08:55

    02 Jun

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

  • 09:50

    02 Jun

    Svetlana: My Father Is Joseph Stalin

  • 11:30

    02 Jun

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 3

    Bettany visits Turkey to witness settlements such as Cappadocia and Göbeklitepe up close; she also explores Urfa (Şanlıurfa), one of the most significant pilgrimage cities of the Middle East.

  • 12:25

    02 Jun

    Lost Cities of the Bible - Season 1

    6000 years ago, Sumerians built the world's first cities in southern Iraq; the first Westerners to explore these ruins were inspired by Bible stories. What was the world of the Book of Genesis like?

  • 13:35

    02 Jun

    Lost Cities of the Bible - Season 1

    Nineveh and Babylon were two superpowers of the ancient world, but they were the cities of sin for the writers of the Bible; why do they have such poor reputations in the Old Testament?

  • 14:40

    02 Jun

    The Crusades - Season 1

    Retracing the steps of the Crusaders from a small town in France to the magnificent cities of the Holy Land, Dr Thomas Asbridge brings the human experience of the Crusades to life.

  • 15:40

    02 Jun

    The Crusades - Season 1

    In July 1192, Richard the Lionheart was poised for a strike on Jerusalem; Saladin, meanwhile, readied his troops for an attack. Dr Thomas Asbridge looks beyond the legends of these medieval titans.

  • 16:40

    02 Jun

    The Crusades - Season 1

    This final episode explains how 200 years of holy war were decided not in a pitched battle before Jerusalem, but by a failed campaign led by a French king later anointed a Catholic saint... in Egypt.

  • 17:50

    02 Jun

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    Since their earliest days in ancient Greek and Roman civilisations, stadiums have been regarded as architectural masterpieces in their surrounding cities, but none more so than the Colosseum in Rome.

  • 18:50

    02 Jun

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    Our admiration for the most precious of metals dates back millennia; created in the depths of supernovas, gold has propelled innovations that have shaped the world we live in today.

  • 19:55

    02 Jun

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    From the simplest of throwing spears to the sophisticated long-range projectiles of today, humans have always put their best minds to work refining and evolving their designs to gain the upper hand.

  • 21:00

    02 Jun

    Paris: The Mystery of The Lost Palace

  • 22:05

    02 Jun

    Vatican - The Timeless City of Popes

  • 23:15

    02 Jun

    Abu Simbel: Giants of the Nile

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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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