TV Schedule

  • 00:00

    20 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.

  • 01:00

    20 Aug

    World War II: The Price of Empire - Season 1

    Japan's escalation of the War in the East is devastatingly effective, but despite their success it is possible to see their inevitable defeat, and they have roused the military might of the USA.

  • 02:00

    20 Aug

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    The greatest 20th-century commanders understood warfare at both strategic and tactical level; some instilled loyalty in their troops through fear and intimidation while others inspired confidence.

  • 02:55

    20 Aug

    The Engineering That Built the World - Season 1

    Engineer Joseph Strauss and US President Herbert Hoover battle side by side to build the two longest suspension bridges of all time - the Golden Gate and the Bay Bridge - in San Francisco.

  • 03:35

    20 Aug

    Ancient Engineering - Season 1

    Stone Age engineers were creating structures known as megaliths before metal tools or the invention of the wheel; now archaeologists are revealing the truth behind these mysterious monuments.

  • 04:30

    20 Aug

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    What happened to Mary Magdalene after the resurrection of Jesus? We follow history enthusiasts in southern France on their quest to find the remains of the saint in a place no-one has searched before.

  • 05:15

    20 Aug

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    We discover an intriguing new theory about Göbekli Tepe in southern Turkey; one of the world's oldest mysteries dating back over 12,000 years, we still don't understand who built it or why.

  • 06:50

    20 Aug

    Ancient Superstructures - Season 1

    In the heart of the Peruvian Andes, the city of Machu Picchu remains the Inca's most breathtaking and enigmatic urban creation; today, experts investigate areas that were previously unknown.

  • 07:55

    20 Aug

    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.

  • 09:00

    20 Aug

    The Engineering That Built the World - Season 1

    Two nations - France and America - compete to build a path just 50 miles long that will connect the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans; completing it will require overcoming every obstacle imaginable.

  • 10:15

    20 Aug

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

    We witness the final moments and aftermath of World War II with the establishment of war crime trials - such as the ones in Nuremberg - and move towards peace with the creation of the United Nations.

  • 11:20

    20 Aug

    World War II: The Price of Empire - Season 1

    Japan's escalation of the War in the East is devastatingly effective, but despite their success it is possible to see their inevitable defeat, and they have roused the military might of the USA.

  • 12:20

    20 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 1

    As the Red Army approached a forest in Poland toward the end of the war, they stumbled upon a complex containing more than 1,000 structures across 25 square kilometres.

  • 13:20

    20 Aug

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    June-July 1944: three weeks after D-Day, the Allied advance has stalled; the killing fields around Hill 112 become the start of a brutal war of attrition that the Nazis cannot afford to wage.

  • 14:25

    20 Aug

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    December 1944: with Europe in the grip of a terrible winter, Hitler's Panzers spearhead an attack on the Allied frontline in the Ardennes; they are to break through and re-capture the port of Antwerp.

  • 15:35

    20 Aug

    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.

  • 16:35

    20 Aug

    The Engineering That Built the World - Season 1

    Two nations - France and America - compete to build a path just 50 miles long that will connect the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans; completing it will require overcoming every obstacle imaginable.

  • 17:55

    20 Aug

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

    We witness the final moments and aftermath of World War II with the establishment of war crime trials - such as the ones in Nuremberg - and move towards peace with the creation of the United Nations.

  • 18:55

    20 Aug

    World War II: The Price of Empire - Season 1

    Japan's escalation of the War in the East is devastatingly effective, but despite their success it is possible to see their inevitable defeat, and they have roused the military might of the USA.

  • 20:00

    20 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.

  • 21:00

    20 Aug

    The Engineering That Built the World - Season 1 New

    Engineer Joseph Strauss and US President Herbert Hoover battle side by side to build the two longest suspension bridges of all time - the Golden Gate and the Bay Bridge - in San Francisco.

  • 21:55

    20 Aug

    Ancient Engineering - Season 1

    Stone Age engineers were creating structures known as megaliths before metal tools or the invention of the wheel; now archaeologists are revealing the truth behind these mysterious monuments.

  • 23:00

    20 Aug

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

    We witness the final moments and aftermath of World War II with the establishment of war crime trials - such as the ones in Nuremberg - and move towards peace with the creation of the United Nations.

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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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