TV Schedule

  • 00:10

    02 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 1

    A secret weapons programme in the heart of Austria could have ended badly for the Allies and may have indicated nuclear plans being concocted by Hitler.

  • 01:05

    02 Aug

    Deception WWII - Season 1

    With the war swinging toward the Allies, both sides still used some masterful deceptions; the post-war era saw the US and Soviet Union in a deadly game of espionage in the race for atomic supremacy.

  • 02:05

    02 Aug

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    What makes a successful war leader? Influential leaders of warfare all share a vision and the ability to inspire others to follow their orders, but how they lead differs hugely.

  • 03:00

    02 Aug

    Queens That Changed The World - Season 1

    Victoria presided over a period of history which saw huge industrial, social and territorial expansion; she reignited the public love of the monarchy and led the way for modern royals.

  • 03:45

    02 Aug

    Out of Europe

  • 04:40

    02 Aug

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    Apparently imprinted with an image of Jesus' crucified body, the Turin Shroud is one of Christianity's most famous holy relics; scientists battle to try to prove if it's genuine or a fake.

  • 05:25

    02 Aug

    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

    02 Aug

    Cities of the Underworld - Season 4

    Don Wildman explores deep below ancient ruins as he searches for clues pointing to the true fate of the once-mighty Mayan empire.

  • 07:20

    02 Aug

    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.

  • 08:20

    02 Aug

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 2

    Located on the Adriatic and Ionian Seas, Bettany explores Albania, the hidden gem of the Balkans and a land of epic fortress towns, sparkling seas, and a diverse history and culture.

  • 09:20

    02 Aug

    Roman Megastructures - Season 1

    Using 3D imagery, reconstitutions and interviews with historians and archaeologists, this episode tells the story of Gallo-Roman Paris and uncovers the vestiges of ancient Paris: Lutetia.

  • 10:25

    02 Aug

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    The final hours of WW2 change the course of history; as the Americans inch closer to Japan, the Japanese fight with greater intensity. The question now is how to force capitulation.

  • 11:30

    02 Aug

    Deception WWII - Season 1

    With the war swinging toward the Allies, both sides still used some masterful deceptions; the post-war era saw the US and Soviet Union in a deadly game of espionage in the race for atomic supremacy.

  • 12:30

    02 Aug

    Secrets of the Nazi War Machine - Season 1

    From Lugers to MG42 machine guns and the Pak40 anti-tank gun, James Holland uncovers how the craftsmanship of German weapons engineering was totally unsuited to fighting a long attritional war.

  • 13:30

    02 Aug

    Cities of the Underworld - Season 4

    Don Wildman explores deep below ancient ruins as he searches for clues pointing to the true fate of the once-mighty Mayan empire.

  • 14:45

    02 Aug

    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.

  • 15:40

    02 Aug

    Pompeii Rising - Season 1

    It's been eight months since the start of the new excavation project; a small street is discovered where different volcanic layers reveal the unfolding of the events of the Vesuvius eruption.

  • 16:45

    02 Aug

    Roman Megastructures - Season 1

    Using 3D imagery, reconstitutions and interviews with historians and archaeologists, this episode tells the story of Gallo-Roman Paris and uncovers the vestiges of ancient Paris: Lutetia.

  • 17:55

    02 Aug

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    The final hours of WW2 change the course of history; as the Americans inch closer to Japan, the Japanese fight with greater intensity. The question now is how to force capitulation.

  • 19:00

    02 Aug

    Deception WWII - Season 1

    With the war swinging toward the Allies, both sides still used some masterful deceptions; the post-war era saw the US and Soviet Union in a deadly game of espionage in the race for atomic supremacy.

  • 20:00

    02 Aug

    D-Day: The 80th Anniversary

  • 21:00

    02 Aug

    Queens That Changed The World - Season 1

    Victoria presided over a period of history which saw huge industrial, social and territorial expansion; she reignited the public love of the monarchy and led the way for modern royals.

  • 22:00

    02 Aug

    Out of Europe New

  • 23:05

    02 Aug

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    The final hours of WW2 change the course of history; as the Americans inch closer to Japan, the Japanese fight with greater intensity. The question now is how to force capitulation.

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