TV Schedule

  • 00:25

    09 Jun

    D-Day: The 80th Anniversary

  • 01:30

    09 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.

  • 02:20

    09 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.

  • 03:10

    09 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.

  • 04:00

    09 Jun

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    Could an exhibit from an oddities museum in Niagara Falls be a genuine long-lost pharaoh from Egypt's most iconic dynasty? A team of leading Egyptologists and scientists re-examine the evidence.

  • 04:45

    09 Jun

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    Thousands of people were dosed with LSD by the CIA; did the CIA murder its own people, poison a whole French town, experiment on New Yorkers and assassinate Bobby Kennedy?

  • 05:30

    09 Jun

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The story of how Persia morphed into Iran is very much the story of one family, the Pahlavis. Their reign would prove short-lived for a dynasty, but it was the most tumultuous in the nation's history.

  • 06:10

    09 Jun

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    Thousands of people were dosed with LSD by the CIA; did the CIA murder its own people, poison a whole French town, experiment on New Yorkers and assassinate Bobby Kennedy?

  • 07:00

    09 Jun

    D-Day: The 80th Anniversary

  • 08:20

    09 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.

  • 09:15

    09 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.

  • 10:15

    09 Jun

    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.

  • 11:20

    09 Jun

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 3

    Bettany explores the Sultanate of Oman, a land full of surprises and contrasts that is wedged between the vast sands of the Arabian Desert and the glistening waves of the Indian Ocean.

  • 12:25

    09 Jun

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    This episode reveals that the true origins of Christianity lie to the east, and that the headquarters of Christianity might have been in Baghdad instead of Rome.

  • 13:35

    09 Jun

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    This episode explores how a small Jewish sect from the backwoods of first-century Palestine, which preached humility and poverty, became a wealthy and powerful worldwide religion.

  • 14:50

    09 Jun

    Secrets of the Lost Ark - Season 1

    Could the Ark of the Covenant be in Rome? Darius Arya investigates a mystery cult beneath the city and looks at the Arch of Titus, and Marco Misano explores the catacombs.

  • 15:45

    09 Jun

    Secrets of the Lost Ark - Season 1

    The last mention of the Ark of the Covenant was in 586 B.C. / B.C.E., just before the Babylonian sacking of Jerusalem - now a team of archaeologists search for the Ark beneath the city.

  • 16:40

    09 Jun

    Crucifixion Bones

  • 17:50

    09 Jun

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    Our ability to accurately keep time and triangulate location stands on the shoulders of our ancestors' inventions; we dive into the pioneering breakthroughs that have shaped our ability to travel.

  • 18:50

    09 Jun

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    We chart the developments that led us to a technologically sophisticated society; discover the first data recording device and that electric cars were invented a hundred years earlier than you think.

  • 19:55

    09 Jun

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    We discover the eye-opening ingenuity of ancient builds like the igloo and Neolithic longhouses, and we uncover how we developed these shelters to provide comfort.

  • 21:00

    09 Jun

    Iznik, The Sunken Enigma

  • 22:10

    09 Jun

    The Giza Pyramid: Reaching For The Stars

  • 23:20

    09 Jun

    The Lost Scrolls of Vesuvius

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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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