TV Schedule

  • 00:05

    10 Aug

    Bomber: Terror of WWII - Season 1

    With the Battle of Britain over, the central experience of civilian bombing was suffered by Germany; in the Pacific War, the US and Japan successfully used bombing against naval and military targets.

  • 01:10

    10 Aug

    Forgotten Frontlines - Season 1

    When Joseph Goebbles featured the luxurious SS Cap Arcona in a propaganda film about the Titanic, he never imagined that this German ocean liner would meet a similar tragic fate.

  • 02:15

    10 Aug

    The Engineering That Built the World - Season 1

    After the London Underground becomes the first subway system in the world, visionary engineers in New York and Boston try to build the first one in America.

  • 02:55

    10 Aug

    Ancient Engineering - Season 1

    New York consumes one billion gallons of water a day; ensuring a constant flow of clean water has always been an engineering challenge. A great leap in human ingenuity allowed civilisations to expand.

  • 03:45

    10 Aug

    Cities of the Underworld - Season 4

    Don goes deep beneath the Great Lakes and explores flooded caves as he searches for evidence of a mysterious cave-dwelling society that may have been the first people to reach America.

  • 04:30

    10 Aug

    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.

  • 05:15

    10 Aug

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    The Bermuda Triangle is a loosely defined region, in the western part of the North Atlantic Ocean, where a number of aircraft and ships are said to have been abandoned or disappeared.

  • 06:05

    10 Aug

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    Vatican City has its own laws, police, and - unbelievably - its own ATMs that print out in Latin. It's a secret world of libraries, holy relics and artwork that does not allow access outsiders.

  • 06:55

    10 Aug

    The Enigma of the Swamp Mummy

  • 08:10

    10 Aug

    Crucifixion Bones

  • 09:20

    10 Aug

    Out of Europe

  • 10:25

    10 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    In the aftermath of the Great War, the victors sign the Treaty of Versailles. We begin this series by exploring the 20 years after World War One and the events that led to the birth of World War Two.

  • 11:25

    10 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    In this episode, we explore the first few years on the European battlefield, from the invasion of France and the subsequent Dunkirk evacuation to Hitler's betrayal of his pact with Stalin.

  • 12:35

    10 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    We examine key movements in the Pacific Theatre - the Fall of Singapore, the Battle of Midway and the Kokoda Campaign - Rommel's offensives in Africa, and the Allied bombing campaign over Europe.

  • 13:35

    10 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    The Axis forces begin to lose hold on their previous triumphs; between Japan's loosening hold on southeast Asia and Germany's growing defeats in Europe, we begin to see WW2's turning of the tide.

  • 14:40

    10 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    This episode explores moments of the war where Allied forces started to push back: the relief of Leningrad, the liberation of Paris, D-Day and the liberation of the Nazi extermination camps.

  • 15:45

    10 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 3

    Allied forces stumbled across a Nazi complex in France where three layers of protection guarded three strange things: a swimming pool, meeting rooms, and a bunker that could only house one man.

  • 16:50

    10 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 3

    North America seemed safe from the horrors of war for much of WWII, but a chilling discovery in the furthest reaches of eastern Canada hints at the true depths of the Nazis' seafaring capabilities.

  • 17:55

    10 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 3

    The Nazis did all they could behind enemy lines to keep the Luftwaffe in the air and set up shop in Kamienna Gora; do the abandoned plants and tunnels here hide Hitler's ultimate revenge weapon?

  • 18:55

    10 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 3

    Researchers discovered a concrete city buried outside The Hague decades after WWII; more than 400 bunkers and defensive structures formed a vast underground network built to defend the coastline.

  • 20:00

    10 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 3

    The Nazis spent the war pillaging museums, emptying coffers, and stealing everything of value; with so much still missing, where did the Nazis hide their stolen hoards?

  • 21:00

    10 Aug

    Resistance: They Fought Back

  • 23:00

    10 Aug

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

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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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