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6:00am
Time Team
Season 18 Episode 4 of 10
Hitler's Island Fortress Tony Robinson gets to choose a site for investigation and decides to take the team to Jersey, where a German anti-aircraft battery was built during the Second World War. As the experts explore the area, they realise it contained a large and complex settlement, and discover shocking facts about the islanders' suffering during the war

Category Archaeology
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.5
 
   
7:10am
Time Team
Season 18 Episode 5 of 10
The Furnace in the Forest Tony Robinson and the team travel to Derwentcote in Co Durham, where they explore the Industrial Revolution's impact on the region by digging through the undergrowth to search for old furnaces and forges. Their investigation is also helped by the diary of an 18th-century industrial spy, and records from the time help shed light on how the area's cottage industries gave way to the power of expanding cities such as Sheffield

Category Archaeology
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.5
 
   
8:00am
Time Team
Season 16 Episode 4 of 13
Radcot, Oxfordshire: Anarchy in the UK Tony Robinson and the team embark on a dig in a field beside the Thames in Oxfordshire. Archaeologists believe an impressive stronghold was built in Radcot to control the river crossing during the period of unrest in the 12th century known as The Anarchy, but the theory has never been proved. As the dig gets under way, evidence of a large medieval building is uncovered, but it becomes apparent the site is more complex than first imagined

Category Archaeology
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.5
 
   
9:00am
Time Team
Season 16 Episode 5 of 13
Looe, Cornwall: Hermit Harbour In a dig hampered by rising tides and the discovery of mysterious burials, Tony Robinson and the team search for some of the earliest evidence of Christianity in Britain when they excavate two chapels on Looe Island in Cornwall. With minutes to go before being forced to leave, they make a major discovery

Category Archaeology
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.5
 
   
10:00am
Murder Maps
Season 1 Episode 9 of 9
John Christie: Serial Killer - Part Two Conclusion of the two-part profile of John Christie, looking at how his crimes were blamed on an innocent man, who was sentenced to death

Category Factual Crime
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.1
 
   
11:00am
Abandoned Engineering
Season 2 Episode 3 of 8
The Italian Dam Disaster The construction of the Vajont Dam in the mountains of northern Italy, and the catastrophic flood in 1963 that caused the deaths of 2000 people

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
Rating
8
 
   
12:00pm
Time Team
Season 16 Episode 4 of 13
Radcot, Oxfordshire: Anarchy in the UK Tony Robinson and the team embark on a dig in a field beside the Thames in Oxfordshire. Archaeologists believe an impressive stronghold was built in Radcot to control the river crossing during the period of unrest in the 12th century known as The Anarchy, but the theory has never been proved. As the dig gets under way, evidence of a large medieval building is uncovered, but it becomes apparent the site is more complex than first imagined

Category Archaeology
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.5
 
   
1:00pm
Time Team
Season 16 Episode 5 of 13
Looe, Cornwall: Hermit Harbour In a dig hampered by rising tides and the discovery of mysterious burials, Tony Robinson and the team search for some of the earliest evidence of Christianity in Britain when they excavate two chapels on Looe Island in Cornwall. With minutes to go before being forced to leave, they make a major discovery

Category Archaeology
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.5
 
   
2:00pm
New Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands
Season 1 Episode 3 of 3
New Arrivals New Zealand is now home to some of the richest agricultural land in the world, boasting magnificent gardens with plants from around the planet and rare magical creatures. A caving expedition reveals relics of the original lost world of its pre-human past; the actual bones of a cow-sized flightless grazing bird, a moa, among the largest birds that has ever lived. However, as narrator Sam Neill reveals, against all the odds, one giant bird from primeval New Zealand has survived to this day

Category Nature/Animals/Environment
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
Rating
8.1
 
   
3:00pm
Deep Wreck Mysteries
Season 2
Collision Course The search for traces of British warship HMS Curacoa, which collided with the Queen Mary and sank 50 miles off the Irish coast in 1942. The vessel was escorting the liner, which was carrying 20,000 American troops, to the Clyde when the accident occurred, though a news blackout subsequently obscured details of the incident

Category Documentary
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.6
 
   
4:00pm
Murder Maps
Season 1 Episode 9 of 9
John Christie: Serial Killer - Part Two Conclusion of the two-part profile of John Christie, looking at how his crimes were blamed on an innocent man, who was sentenced to death

Category Factual Crime
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.1
 
   
5:00pm
Abandoned Engineering
Season 2 Episode 3 of 8
The Italian Dam Disaster The construction of the Vajont Dam in the mountains of northern Italy, and the catastrophic flood in 1963 that caused the deaths of 2000 people

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
Rating
8
 
   
6:00pm
Nazi Underworld
Season 1 Episode 3 of
Hitler's Women Hitler's personal relationships with women and their role in his life are put under the spotlight

Category Documentary
(Subtitles)
Rating
5
 
   
7:00pm
The Railway: First Great Western
Season 2 Episode 1 of 4
Railway in Crisis The return of the documentary following the work of the train operating company's staff along the route between London, south-west England and south Wales. The first edition focuses on problems caused by last winter's storms, with the worst weather for a century battering the nation and pushing employees and passengers to the limit. Network Rail's Steve Hawkins and his engineers have their work cut out after the line at Dawlish in Devon is washed away, while Dave Slater and his team at Network Control have to battle the elements to keep trains running as storm after storm floods the network

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.2
 
   
8:00pm
Shipwreck Psycho
Forensic scientists search an island off Western Australia where a Dutch ship was wrecked in 1629 - only for one of the survivors to turn on the others, leading to mass murder

Category Documentary
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9:00pm
Open All Hours
Season 1 Episode 5 of 6
Beware of the Dog Following a break-in, Arkwright buys a dog to keep away potential burglars. Unfortunately, his new investment also scares off the customers. Comedy, starring Ronnie Barker and David Jason

Category Sitcom
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.1
 
   
9:40pm
Open All Hours
Season 1 Episode 4 of 6
The Well-Catered Funeral Arkwright attends a former customer's funeral, leaving Granville in charge of the store. However, the miserly shopkeeper has difficulty trusting his nephew to run it properly. Classic comedy, starring Ronnie Barker and David Jason

Category Sitcom
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.1
 
   
10:20pm
Open All Hours
Season 1 Episode 6 of 6
Apples and Self Service Miserly shopkeeper Arkwright organises a sales drive in a bid to boost profits - and rid himself of the vast consignment of apples he has mistakenly ordered. An unhappy Granville is persuaded to demonstrate the merchandise. Classic comedy, starring Ronnie Barker and David Jason

Category Sitcom
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.1
 
   
11:00pm
Murder Maps
Season 1 Episode 9 of 9
John Christie: Serial Killer - Part Two Conclusion of the two-part profile of John Christie, looking at how his crimes were blamed on an innocent man, who was sentenced to death

Category Factual Crime
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.1
 
   
12:00am
Abandoned Engineering
Season 2 Episode 3 of 8
The Italian Dam Disaster The construction of the Vajont Dam in the mountains of northern Italy, and the catastrophic flood in 1963 that caused the deaths of 2000 people

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
Rating
8
 
   
1:00am
Raiders of the Lost Art
Season 2 Episode 12 of 12
Raphael The Relentless Profile of the Renaissance artist, who produced an impressive body of work despite dying at the age of just 37

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
Rating
9.2
 
   
1:30am
Time Team
Season 18 Episode 5 of 10
The Furnace in the Forest Tony Robinson and the team travel to Derwentcote in Co Durham, where they explore the Industrial Revolution's impact on the region by digging through the undergrowth to search for old furnaces and forges. Their investigation is also helped by the diary of an 18th-century industrial spy, and records from the time help shed light on how the area's cottage industries gave way to the power of expanding cities such as Sheffield

Category Archaeology
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.5
 
   
2:25am
Raiders of the Lost Art
Season 2 Episode 4 of 12
El Greco: Lost in Time How El Greco's work was unappreciated in his lifetime, but went on to influence future generations of artists

Category Fine Arts
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
Rating
9.2
 
   
3:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

Category Advertisement/Shopping
Rating
2.3
 
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