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6:00am
Locomotion: Dan Snow's History of Railways
Season 1 Episode 3 of 3
The historian and broadcaster examines how in just 50 years, Britain's railways grew from a handful of small lines carrying coal to become the nations' biggest industry. The emergence of the rail network changed working conditions for British employees, proved a valuable export across the globe and even changed the way war was waged

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
7:10am
Pointless
Season 1 Episode 15 of 55
Quiz show, in which five pairs of contestants have to score the fewest points possible by giving the least obvious answers to questions posed to 100 people before the show. At the end of each round, the team with the most points is eliminated until the final two pairs battle it out for a cash prize. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

Category Quiz Show
Not Yet Rated
 
   
8:00am
Churchill's Bodyguard
Season 1 Episode 5 of 13
Nazi Sniper Plan As the Second World War begins, the detective is kept busy by German assassination attempts - including a plot to ambush Churchill at the Duke of Windsor's villa in Antibes. Narrated by Robert Powell, with Dennis Waterman providing the voice of Thompson

Category Documentary
Not Yet Rated
 
   
9:00am
Churchill's Bodyguard
Season 1 Episode 6 of 13
Surviving the Blitz The prime minister's trip to France to obtain an aerial view of Dunkirk, and how a Heinkel bomber and a confrontation with a countess nearly put an end to his expedition

Category Documentary
Not Yet Rated
 
   
10:00am
Machines of War
Season 1 Episode 2 of 3
Tank The history of tanks, from the First World War to the most sophisticated modern armoured vehicles

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
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11:00am
Hunting Down the Nazis
Season 1 Episode 2 of 2
Part two of two. Documentary about Simon Wiesenthal, a survivor of the Holocaust who dedicated his life to tracking down Nazi war criminals who had escaped justice

Category History
(Audio Described)
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12:00pm
Wartime Crime
Season 1 Episode 2 of 6
Resistance Is Useless The story of Dr Marcel Petiot, a mass murderer in Nazi-occupied France, who posed as a member of the resistance to kill people who were trying to flee the country

Category History
(Audio Described)
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1:00pm
Murder Maps
Season 1 Episode 1 of 9
The Bermondsey Horror Drama-documentary revealing the most shocking and surprising murder cases in history, beginning with a man from Bermondsey who vanished without trace in 1849

Category Factual Crime
(Subtitles)
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2:00pm
Murder Maps
Season 1 Episode 2 of 9
In The Shadow Of Jack Drama-documentary revealing the most shocking and surprising murder cases in history. At the time of Jack the Ripper, London was home to some of the most terrible individuals the city has ever seen. One of the very worst was the elusive Borough Poisoner, George Chapman. Presenter Nicholas Day reveals how he was finally brought to justice

Category Factual Crime
(Subtitles)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
3:00pm
Murder Maps
Season 1 Episode 3 of 9
Finding Dr Crippen The case of Dr Crippen, who murdered his wife and buried her in the basement before fleeing to Canada

Category Factual Crime
(Subtitles)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
4:00pm
Murder Maps
Season 1 Episode 1 of 9
The Bermondsey Horror Drama-documentary revealing the most shocking and surprising murder cases in history, beginning with a man from Bermondsey who vanished without trace in 1849

Category Factual Crime
(Subtitles)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
5:00pm
Murder Maps
Season 1 Episode 2 of 9
In The Shadow Of Jack Drama-documentary revealing the most shocking and surprising murder cases in history. At the time of Jack the Ripper, London was home to some of the most terrible individuals the city has ever seen. One of the very worst was the elusive Borough Poisoner, George Chapman. Presenter Nicholas Day reveals how he was finally brought to justice

Category Factual Crime
(Subtitles)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
6:00pm
Murder Maps
Season 1 Episode 3 of 9
Finding Dr Crippen The case of Dr Crippen, who murdered his wife and buried her in the basement before fleeing to Canada

Category Factual Crime
(Subtitles)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
7:00pm
Big in America: British Hits in the USA
Compilation of British rock 'n' roll acts in performance, featuring songs that crossed over to the US charts. From the Dave Clark Five to Coldplay, the Brits have rocked America and sometimes even done better across the pond than on home soil. A Flock of Seagulls, Supertramp and Bush also feature, alongside darker British global exports like Black Sabbath and the Cure

Category General Music/Ballet/Dance
(Subtitles)
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8:00pm
Sounds of the Sixties
Season 1 Episode 3 of 10
The Beat Room A selection of archive footage from the arrival of the so-called beat boom in 1964, which catered to the art-school craze for rhythm and blues. Featuring performances by Tom Jones, the Kinks, Manfred Mann, the Rolling Stones, John Lee Hooker and the Pretty Things

Category General Music/Ballet/Dance
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8:30pm
Sounds of the Sixties
Season 1 Episode 2 of 10
1964-5: Getting in on the Act More pop, rock and rhythm and blues from the archives, featuring appearances by the Rolling Stones, the Dave Clark Five, the Seekers and the Byrds from 1964 and '65

Category General Music/Ballet/Dance
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9:00pm
Meat Loaf: In and Out of Hell
A profile of the rock star's life and career, reflecting on the music that propelled him to fame and charting his journey from an overweight, bullied child to his larger-than-life persona and icon status. Featuring an interview and performance by the singer, as well as backstage footage from a Las Vegas concert. The film also revisits the Dallas of Meat Loaf's early years and includes insights from high school friends who reveal where the unusual moniker really came from

Category General Music/Ballet/Dance
(Subtitles)
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10:20pm
Ultimate Covers at the BBC
The pop cover has proved a remarkably imaginative and durable form, and this 60-year compilation tracks this pop alchemy at its finest and most intriguing through material sought from the Corporation's archive. Footage includes artists as diverse as the Moody Blues, Soft Cell, Alexandra Burke, Mariah Carey and UB40 scoring chart hits that are, in some cases, perhaps even better than the original

Category General Music/Ballet/Dance
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11:20pm
Churchill's Bodyguard
Season 1 Episode 5 of 13
Nazi Sniper Plan As the Second World War begins, the detective is kept busy by German assassination attempts - including a plot to ambush Churchill at the Duke of Windsor's villa in Antibes. Narrated by Robert Powell, with Dennis Waterman providing the voice of Thompson

Category Documentary
Not Yet Rated
 
   
12:20am
Churchill's Bodyguard
Season 1 Episode 6 of 13
Surviving the Blitz The prime minister's trip to France to obtain an aerial view of Dunkirk, and how a Heinkel bomber and a confrontation with a countess nearly put an end to his expedition

Category Documentary
Not Yet Rated
 
   
1:20am
Goodnight Sweetheart
Season 1 Episode 1 of 6
Rites of Passage A TV repairman discovers he can travel between the present and the Second World War - and finds romance in the past. First episode of the comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst, Dervla Kirwan and Michelle Holmes

Category Sitcom
(Subtitles)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
2:00am
Pointless
Season 1 Episode 15 of 55
Quiz show, in which five pairs of contestants have to score the fewest points possible by giving the least obvious answers to questions posed to 100 people before the show. At the end of each round, the team with the most points is eliminated until the final two pairs battle it out for a cash prize. Presented by Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman

Category Quiz Show
Not Yet Rated
 
   
3:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Category Advertisement/Shopping
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