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Sun 22 Oct

8:00am
How Sherlock Changed The World
Forensic scientists and crime historians reveal the impact Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional character had on the development of real-life investigations. As a detective ahead of his time, Sherlock Holmes popularised techniques, instruments and a special reasoning method that went on to solve many crimes using seemingly inconsequential detail and invisible evidence. He became the only fictional character to be honoured by the Royal Chemistry Society, as scientists and detectives reveal many of the high-profile cases solved thanks to his ingenious techniques

Rating: 10
10:00am
History's Toughest Prisons
The inner workings of some of the most secure jails throughout the world, including the Tower of London and a bomb-proof prison in Maryland
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
11:00am
Breakout
Keys To Success
The stories of prisoners in South Africa and the UK who have escaped from prison by making their own keys out of wood or metal

Rating: 7.4
12:00pm
Banged Up Abroad
Columbia/Teenage Drug Smuggler
Season 6 Episode 9/10

The story of Vivian Carrasquillo, who agreed to smuggle drugs out of Colombia to fund a gastric bypass but ended up being caught and sent to prison

Rating: 7.3
1:00pm
Banged Up Abroad
Spain/Daredevil Drug Runner
Season 6 Episode 6/10

The story of martial arts teacher Chris Chance, who decided to smuggle hashish when his rent doubled, only to end up in prison in Malaga, Spain
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
2:00pm
Banged Up Abroad
Mauritius/Heroin Sting
Season 6 Episode 5/10

The story of Brigene Young, who was caught smuggling 1kg of heroin into Mauritius, for which she faced seven years in prison

Rating: 7.3
3:00pm
Banged Up Abroad
Argentina/The Cocaine Trap
Season 6 Episode 7/10

The story of Australian Stephen Sutton, who believed a $15,000 deal to smuggle cocaine from Argentina to his country would pay off

Rating: 7.3
4:00pm
Banged Up Abroad
Saudi Arabia/Saudi Bootlegger
Season 6 Episode 2/10

The story of Scotsman Gordon Malloch, who received hundreds of lashes and several years in prison when he was caught selling alcohol in Saudi Arabia

Rating: 7.3
5:00pm
To Catch a Smuggler: JFK Airport
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Following the work of law-enforcement officers at the New York airport, as they hunt out fraudulent visas, drugs smugglers and stolen art

Rating: 6.5
6:00pm
Guantanamo's Secrets
Documentary exploring life in the controversial detention centre that was built to house suspected terrorists. Featuring interviews with former detainees and American officials

Rating: 9
8:00pm
Death Row Texas
Following three inmates at America's busiest execution chamber in Huntsville, Texas, as the date of their execution by lethal injection draws near

Rating: 7.9
9:00pm
Britain's Underworld
Costa Del Crime
Season 2 Episode 1/3

British criminals who fled to the Costa del Sol in Spain. Including the five men responsible for the £6m Security Express Raid in 1983 - drug dealer Mickey Green and cocaine dealer and multi-millionaire Christy Kinahan - who allegedly supplied guns to British inner-city gangs from the Spanish coast

Rating: 7.6
10:00pm
Britain's Underworld
Essex Bad Boys
Season 2 Episode 2/3

An investigation into the gangs and smugglers who fought for control of Essex's ports in the 1970s and 1980s, turning its seaside towns into their violent playground

Rating: 7.6
11:00pm
Britain's Underworld
Dublin Gangland
Season 2 Episode 3/3

Documentary examining Dublin's history of crime, including the life of gang leader Larry Dunne who became a millionaire drug dealer

Rating: 7.6
12:00am
World's Deadliest Gangs
Infamous criminal organisations around the globe

1:00am
Prison Women Texas
Documentary about the female correction officers of Dallas County Jail, charged with guarding some of the county's most dangerous criminals

2:00am
Britain's Underworld
Costa Del Crime
Season 2 Episode 1/3

British criminals who fled to the Costa del Sol in Spain. Including the five men responsible for the £6m Security Express Raid in 1983 - drug dealer Mickey Green and cocaine dealer and multi-millionaire Christy Kinahan - who allegedly supplied guns to British inner-city gangs from the Spanish coast

Rating: 7.6
3:00am
Britain's Underworld
Essex Bad Boys
Season 2 Episode 2/3

An investigation into the gangs and smugglers who fought for control of Essex's ports in the 1970s and 1980s, turning its seaside towns into their violent playground

Rating: 7.6
4:00am
To Catch a Smuggler: JFK Airport
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Following the work of law-enforcement officers at the New York airport, as they hunt out fraudulent visas, drugs smugglers and stolen art

Rating: 6.5

Mon 23 Oct

8:00am
Breaking 2
Documentary following three athletes as they train for a year to complete a marathon in two hours

9:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Lockerbie
Season 7 Episode 2/8

Documentary exploring the terrorist bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 in December 1988, which resulted in the deaths of 270 people and devastated the Scottish town of Lockerbie, close where the aircraft crashed

Rating: 8.3
10:00am
Seconds from Disaster
Cable Car Collision
Season 4 Episode 5/6

How 19 tourists fell to their deaths at an Italian ski resort in 1998, when a military plane accidentally cut a cable supporting their gondola
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.1
11:00am
Car SOS
Start the Dart
Season 2 Episode 6/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw head to Berkshire where they hope to surprise the loving owner of a Daimler SP250 `Dart' by secretly restoring his classic sports car

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Car SOS
Fiat 500
Season 5 Episode 6/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw secretly restore a Fiat 500 for a man who was forced to abandon it by a series of family tragedies

Rating: 7.7
1:00pm
Supercar Megabuild
Monster Bentley GT
Season 2 Episode 4/8

Shane Lynch and Dan Barruffo take on one of their biggest challenges to date when they turn a luxury Bentley into an off-roader capable of handling any terrain

Rating: 7.3
2:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Killer Subs
Season 3 Episode 4/6

The creation of the most advanced submarine of the Second World War, which had unprecedented speed and firepower. However, only two were completed during the conflict

Rating: 6.8
3:00pm
Nazi Secrets
The Hess Enigma
Season 2 Episode 1/5

Investigating the life of leading Nazi Rudolf Hess, including his solo missions, political allegiances and his mysterious death in prison

Rating: 7.1
4:00pm
WW2 Hell Under the Sea
The Wolfpack
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary series exploring the use of submarines in the Second World War, beginning with the story of a German U-boat that escaped a barrage of underwater bombs

5:00pm
Megafactories
Audi
Season 2 Episode 5/6

The manufacture of the Audi R8, a road car that has been modelled on the company's Le Mans 24 Hours-winning machines
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
6:00pm
Megafactories
Ferrari
Season 1 Episode 8/13

Inside Ferrari's factory in Maranello, Italy, witnessing the construction of the 599 sports car from molten metal to its 200mph test-drives. Plus, an insight into how Formula One technology is transferred onto the production line
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Fire in the Hold
Season 11 Episode 2/13

An investigation into what caused the fire inside the cabin of ValuJet Flight 592, resulting in the aircraft crashing shortly after take-off from Miami in 1996

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Airport Security: Colombia
Season 2 Episode 2/6

Bottles of hair product are found to contain diluted cocaine, while two passengers claiming to be a couple on holiday are found to have drugs concealed in their digestive tracts

Rating: 7.6
9:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Lethal Turn
Season 16 Episode 10/10

Sumatra's worst aviation disaster, in which a plane crashed into the jungle, killing 234 passengers and baffling investigators by flying in the wrong direction. Last in the series

Rating: 8.3
10:00pm
Science of Stupid
Season 5 Episode 1/17

Dallas Campbell examines videos of accidents involving a big wheel trike, a motorbike, and someone trying to balance things on their head

Rating: 6.5
10:30pm
Science of Stupid
Season 5 Episode 12/17

Dallas Campbell takes a look at videos of accidents involving frisbees, push-ups and dive bombing

Rating: 6.5
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Miracle Landing
Season 10 Episode 11/13

How a pilot saved the day when he lost all the engines of the aircraft after flying through a thunderstorm 3,000ft above the Gulf of Mexico
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Italian Fortress
Season 4 Episode 3/7

Defensive lines built by the Nazis across Italy, which delayed the advance of Allied forces by almost two years

Rating: 6.8
1:00am
Seconds from Disaster
Kobe Earthquake
Season 2 Episode 6/13

Investigation into the 1995 Kobe earthquake, a fierce tremor that struck the Japanese city without warning, destroying nearly 400,000 buildings and killing more than 5,500 people

Rating: 4.1
2:00am
Car SOS
Start the Dart
Season 2 Episode 6/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw head to Berkshire where they hope to surprise the loving owner of a Daimler SP250 `Dart' by secretly restoring his classic sports car

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Car SOS
Fiat 500
Season 5 Episode 6/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw secretly restore a Fiat 500 for a man who was forced to abandon it by a series of family tragedies

Rating: 7.7
4:00am
Supercar Megabuild
Jaguar Dragster
Season 2 Episode 6/8

Shane Lynch and Dan Barruffo customise a drag racing Jaguar inspired by the Spitfire aircraft, but face one of their tightest ever deadlines to complete the job

Rating: 7.3

Tue 24 Oct

8:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Flight 21 Is Missing
Season 4 Episode 8/10

The airforce investigation into a US military jet that crashed in Croatia in 1996 with American commerce secretary Ron Brown on board
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
Positive Energy
Americas
Season 1 Episode 1/3

New series. Dallas Campbell and Kari Byron meet scientists working on new ways of generating energy, beginning with solar projects in Brazil and a transport system in California

10:00am
Seconds from Disaster
Paddington Train Collision
Season 4 Episode 3/6

An investigation into the 1999 Paddington train crash that killed 31 people, asking who was to blame and whether the accident could have been avoided
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.1
11:00am
Car SOS
Morris Traveller Mayday
Season 2 Episode 7/10

Fuzz Townshend, Tim Shaw and the team try to secretly restore a 1968 Morris Traveller for a family whose dreams of working on it themselves were beset by bad luck

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Car SOS
Sunbeam Alpine
Season 5 Episode 7/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw secretly get a classic 1960s car belonging to a former mechanic ready to go back on the road

Rating: 7.7
1:00pm
Supercar Megabuild
Audi R8 Drifter
Season 2 Episode 5/8

Time is tight and the pressure is on when Dan and Shane are tasked with turning an exclusive and executive Audi R8 into a mean Gymkhana Grid contender

Rating: 7.3
2:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Japanese Superfortress
Season 3 Episode 5/6

How Japanese forces created a network of inland defences and tunnels on the island of Okinawa, which was the background for 10 weeks of fighting with US troops

Rating: 6.8
3:00pm
Nazi Secrets
Hitler's Drug Use Revealed
Season 2 Episode 2/5

Historians and psychologists investigate whether Hitler was a cocaine addict, if his doctor tried to poison him and whether he was well enough to lead Germany

Rating: 7.1
4:00pm
WW2 Hell Under the Sea
Hitler's Revenge
Season 1 Episode 2/6

The story of five German submarines that were sent on a secret mission to disrupt shipping in the US in the aftermath of the Pearl Harbor attack

5:00pm
Megafactories
Ford F150
Season 3 Episode 9/10

A visit to the Dearborn plant in Michigan, where the standard and customised models of the popular F150 truck are built

Rating: 7.7
6:00pm
Megafactories
Lamborghini
Season 2 Episode 1/6

A behind-the-scenes look at the Lamborghini factory near Bologna, Italy, examining the manufacturing processes involved in creating some of the world's fastest cars
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Lethal Turn
Season 16 Episode 10/10

Sumatra's worst aviation disaster, in which a plane crashed into the jungle, killing 234 passengers and baffling investigators by flying in the wrong direction. Last in the series

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Apocalypse World War I
Rage
Season 1 Episode 4/5

The soldiers reach breaking point, while back home, anger takes over as hunger stalks the population and wartime misery penetrates every home

9:00pm
1917: One Year, Two Revolutions
A personal account of the Russian Revolution made by a journalist stationed in Petrograd in 1917, documenting nine months of civil unrest that changed the course of history

10:00pm
Mystery Files
The Romanovs
A reinvestigation into the shooting of the Romanovs. The bodies of two of the Tsar's children were never found, but a newly discovered grave could shed light on the mystery

Rating: 6.7
10:30pm
Mystery Files
Rasputin
An alternative theory of the murder of Rasputin. Ballistic evidence suggests he may not have been killed by Russian aristocrats

Rating: 6.7
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
28 Seconds to Survive
Season 11 Episode 12/13

Investigators struggle to gain access to the remote site where a Santa Barbara Airlines flight crashed in 2008

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Luftwaffe
Season 4 Episode 6/7

The German air force during the Second World War, exploring an aircraft factory, a torpedo test facility and the world's most advanced jet bomber

Rating: 6.8
1:00am
Seconds from Disaster
Crash Landing at Sioux City
Season 2 Episode 7/13

An investigation into the crash-landing of United Flight 232 at Iowa's Sioux City airport in July 1989. A failed engine sent the plane hurtling towards the ground - but the pilot's quick thinking saved many of the 296 passengers. The programme looks at events inside the cockpit and the cause of the incident

Rating: 4.1
2:00am
Car SOS
Morris Traveller Mayday
Season 2 Episode 7/10

Fuzz Townshend, Tim Shaw and the team try to secretly restore a 1968 Morris Traveller for a family whose dreams of working on it themselves were beset by bad luck

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Car SOS
Sunbeam Alpine
Season 5 Episode 7/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw secretly get a classic 1960s car belonging to a former mechanic ready to go back on the road

Rating: 7.7
4:00am
Supercar Megabuild
McLaren P1 Hyperbike
Season 2 Episode 7/8

Dan Baruffo and Shane Lynch are challenged to build a motorcycle that can keep up with one of the world's fastest cars, despite having little experience with bikes

Rating: 7.3

Wed 25 Oct

8:00am
Air Crash Investigation
All Engines Failed!
Season 4 Episode 2/10

In June 1982, the engines of British Airways Flight 009 failed after it flew through volcanic ash caused by an eruption and the plane began falling from the sky. Minutes before it would have crashed into the sea the engines roared back to life - narrowly avoiding a catastrophe. The investigation looks at the lessons learned from the incident, which changed the way pilots were trained
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Terror Over Egypt
Season 16 Episode 5/10

A terrorist group claims responsibility when a plane crashes 20 minutes after taking off in Egypt, but investigators are not convinced this is what really happened

Rating: 8.3
10:00am
Seconds from Disaster
Collision at 35,000ft/Death in Mid-Air
Season 4 Episode 4/6

Examining how two aircraft came to collide in mid-air near the southern German town of Uberlingen in 2002, causing the deaths of 45 children
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.1
11:00am
Car SOS
Danish Dilemma
Season 2 Episode 8/10

Tim Shaw and Fuzz Townshend head to Denmark to salvage a 1968 Volvo Amazon and get it back on the road before it is too late

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Car SOS
Caterham 7
Season 5 Episode 8/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw restore a Caterham 7 that belongs to a former amateur racer, who has had to retire from the track since being diagnosed with cancer

Rating: 7.7
1:00pm
Supercar Megabuild
Jaguar Dragster
Season 2 Episode 6/8

Shane Lynch and Dan Barruffo customise a drag racing Jaguar inspired by the Spitfire aircraft, but face one of their tightest ever deadlines to complete the job

Rating: 7.3
2:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Pacific Megaships
Season 3 Episode 6/6

How the Japanese navy built the world's largest battleship, and how the changing course of the war led to it being redesigned to face new challenges from Allied aircraft

Rating: 6.8
3:00pm
Nazi Secrets
The Ghost of U-513
Season 2 Episode 3/5

The story of how adventurer Vilfredo Schurmann travelled to the Brazilian coast and located the wreck of Nazi submarine U-513

Rating: 7.1
4:00pm
WW2 Hell Under the Sea
Atlantic Showdown
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The largest convoy battle of the Second World War, which saw US ships bound for Britain attacked by U-boats during a storm, leaving their escort faced with a terrible choice

5:00pm
Megafactories
Swedish Super Car
Season 4 Episode 7/9

A look at how every Koenigsegg car is hand-built in a factory that looks more like an art studio than a car production plant
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
6:00pm
Megafactories
Aston Martin Supercar
Season 1 Episode 13/13

A behind-the-scenes look at Aston Martin's HQ in Warwickshire, revealing how the customised and coveted One-77 is designed and manufactured
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
America's Deadliest Crash
Season 11 Episode 7/13

Investigation into the 1979 crash of American Airlines Flight 191, which killed all 271 people on board in one of the United States' deadliest aviation accidents

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
The World's Biggest Shredder
A visit to the site of the world's most powerful demolition machine, capable of pulverizing 450 vehicles within the space of an hour

9:00pm
Megashredding: Planes, Trains & Cars
The workings of one of the world's largest scrap metal yards where, in a matter of hours, a $100m jumbo jet, an 18-ton train carriage or a fleet of cars can be reduced to pieces the size of beer cans
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.7
10:00pm
Positive Energy
Africa & China
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Dallas Campbell and Kari Byron examine Chinese projects to create biodiesel and methane, a gravity-powered light in Kenya and Africa's largest off-grid battery system

11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Typhoon Take-off
Season 11 Episode 3/13

A dramatic reconstruction of how Singapore Airlines flight 006 came to crash at Taiwan's international airport in 2000 after an abortive take-off on the wrong runway

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Propaganda Machine
Season 4 Episode 5/7

Josef Goebbels' propaganda techniques, which proved vital in persuading German citizens to fight to the death in defence of their country, even after defeat was inevitable

Rating: 6.8
1:00am
The Bali Bombing
Documentary examining the deaths of more than 200 people when terrorists detonated bombs at a nightclub in Bali on October 12, 2002, and asking how and why this massacre took place

2:00am
Car SOS
Danish Dilemma
Season 2 Episode 8/10

Tim Shaw and Fuzz Townshend head to Denmark to salvage a 1968 Volvo Amazon and get it back on the road before it is too late

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Car SOS
Caterham 7
Season 5 Episode 8/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw restore a Caterham 7 that belongs to a former amateur racer, who has had to retire from the track since being diagnosed with cancer

Rating: 7.7
4:00am
Supercar Megabuild
Lamborghini Transporter
Season 2 Episode 8/8

Shane Lynch and Dan Barruffo are challenged to create a luxury transporter capable of carrying supercars across any terrain

Rating: 7.3

Thu 26 Oct

8:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Fire Fight
Season 4 Episode 3/10

How a fire erupted on board Air Canada Flight 797 in June 1983, killing 23 of the 41 passengers. The pilot made an emergency landing, but flames engulfed the plane when its doors opened
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Storming Out
Season 16 Episode 6/10

Two pilots survive a crash which kills 37 passengers, and claim bad weather was to blame. However, an investigation into the disaster reveals other factors

Rating: 8.3
10:00am
Seconds from Disaster
New York Air Crash
Season 3 Episode 9/19

The story of the American Airlines Airbus that crashed in the neighbourhood of Rockaway in Queens, New York, in November 2001. The plane, carrying 260 passengers and crew members, was thought to have suffered engine failure, but three years later an al-Qaeda activist claimed responsibility

Rating: 4.1
11:00am
Car SOS
Escort RS in Distress
Season 2 Episode 9/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw come across an Escort RS that has seen better days and help bring it back to peak condition

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Car SOS
Austin Tilly Truck
Season 5 Episode 9/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw restore a former soldier's army truck that has been used as a farm vehicle for 60 years

Rating: 7.7
1:00pm
Supercar Megabuild
McLaren P1 Hyperbike
Season 2 Episode 7/8

Dan Baruffo and Shane Lynch are challenged to build a motorcycle that can keep up with one of the world's fastest cars, despite having little experience with bikes

Rating: 7.3
2:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Italian Fortress
Season 4 Episode 3/7

Defensive lines built by the Nazis across Italy, which delayed the advance of Allied forces by almost two years

Rating: 6.8
3:00pm
Nazi Secrets
Nazi Gold
Season 2 Episode 4/5

Documentary investigating mysteries of the Third Reich and casting light on Adolf Hitler's secret life. It begins by looking at the lost treasure allegedly buried in Lake Toplitz after panicked Nazis shipped crates of gold, diamonds and stolen art there while the Allies closed in on Berlin. However, many explorers have searched in vain and the loot has become subject of several conspiracy theories

Rating: 7.1
4:00pm
Nazi Attack on America
Documentary about attacks made on American east coast cities and shipping by German submarines, and examining the remains of a sunken U-Boat found near New Orleans

5:00pm
Megafactories
Porsche
Season 2 Episode 3/6

The manufacturing techniques used by Porsche and how a team of designers are reimagining the iconic 911

Rating: 7.7
6:00pm
Megafactories
Rolls-Royce
Season 2 Episode 2/6

The manufacture of a Rolls-Royce Phantom, a car that takes an average of 450 hours to build by hand

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Fatal Fixation
Season 11 Episode 8/13

Experts investigate the crash of United Airlines Flight 173 in Oregon, in which 10 people died after four of its engines failed

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
K-9 Border Wars
K-9 Border Wars : In Dog We Trust
Behind the scenes at a training centre in El Paso for dogs used in law enforcement, where they are prepared for drug busts and search and rescue operations

9:00pm
Drugs Inc
Ecstasy
Season 2 Episode 3/8

The trade in Ecstasy and its consequences, from the death of clubbers who have taken the drug to the multi-million pound illegal business surrounding its trafficking

Rating: 8
10:00pm
Drugs Inc
Heroin Island, NYC
Season 7 Episode 9/16

The increasing use of opiates in the suburban New York area of Staten Island, which causes one fatal overdose every five days

Rating: 8
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Pilot Under Pressure
Season 11 Episode 4/13

The crash of SilkAir flight 185 in 1997, which suddenly plunged 35,000ft while flying over Indonesia, killing 104 people

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Nazi Megastructures
Kamikaze Suicide Bombers
Season 2 Episode 5/6

The events of 1944, when the Japanese turn in desperation to killer planes, rocket bombs and super torpedoes guided not by machines, but by human pilots

Rating: 6.8
1:00am
Seconds from Disaster
Paris Train Crash
Season 2 Episode 11/13

The 1988 crash of a train into a crowded Paris station platform. Minutes before the disaster the driver sent a warning that stated the locomotive was out of control. The programme investigates the reasons behind the malfunction

Rating: 4.1
2:00am
Car SOS
Escort RS in Distress
Season 2 Episode 9/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw come across an Escort RS that has seen better days and help bring it back to peak condition

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Car SOS
Austin Tilly Truck
Season 5 Episode 9/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw restore a former soldier's army truck that has been used as a farm vehicle for 60 years

Rating: 7.7
4:00am
Supercar Megabuild
Aston Martin Vantage
Season 1 Episode 1/10

Mechanics undertake extreme car engineering challenges, beginning by transforming an Aston Martin into a supercharged racing car that is also road legal

Rating: 7.3

Fri 27 Oct

8:00am
Positive Energy
Africa & China
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Dallas Campbell and Kari Byron examine Chinese projects to create biodiesel and methane, a gravity-powered light in Kenya and Africa's largest off-grid battery system

9:00am
Air Crash Investigation
The Lost Plane
Season 16 Episode 7/10

Experts are baffled when the wreck of Thai Airways Flight 311 is found amid treacherous mountain peaks, miles from its flight path

Rating: 8.3
10:00am
Seconds from Disaster
The Bismarck
Season 5 Episode 2/6

A look at the strategy and series of errors that led to the sinking of the Bismarck in 1941, an incident during which more than 2,000 German sailors were killed
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.1
11:00am
Car SOS
Campervan Challenge
Season 2 Episode 10/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw head to Hartlepool, Co Durham, where they hope to cheer up a car enthusiast by secretly restoring his cherished campervan

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Car SOS
Mazda Rx7
Season 5 Episode 10/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw secretly restore a Japanese sports car with an unusual rotary engine belonging to a charity worker with a degenerative eye condition

Rating: 7.7
1:00pm
Supercar Megabuild
Lamborghini Transporter
Season 2 Episode 8/8

Shane Lynch and Dan Barruffo are challenged to create a luxury transporter capable of carrying supercars across any terrain

Rating: 7.3
2:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Luftwaffe
Season 4 Episode 6/7

The German air force during the Second World War, exploring an aircraft factory, a torpedo test facility and the world's most advanced jet bomber

Rating: 6.8
3:00pm
Nazi Secrets
Deadly Missions of World War Two
Season 2 Episode 5/5

Exploring the most secret and mystifying operations of the Second World War, including the 1943 Gran Sasso mission to free Benito Mussolini

Rating: 7.1
4:00pm
Hitler's Jurassic Monsters
Documentary revealing Nazi plans to recreate extinct animals and release them into the wild of Poland's Bialowieza Forest so they could be hunted. Hitler enlisted his finest scientific minds to put the idea - dreamed up by Goering and Dr Lutz Heck - into action, and they came close to changing the course of evolution

Rating: 9.7
5:00pm
Megafactories
Jaguar XJ
Season 4 Episode 6/9

A visit to the Jaguar factory in Castle Bromwich, Solihull, to follow the development of the first car in the company's history to use aerospace-influenced space frame technology

Rating: 7.7
6:00pm
Megafactories
Bentley
Season 4 Episode 9/9

The Bentley factory, where 95 per cent of cars are custom-made, and engineers are beginning to remake the company's flagship Mulsanne
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Russia's Ice Hockey Disaster
Season 11 Episode 9/13

Documentary investigating the 2011 accident that killed a top-flight Russian ice hockey team. Experts try to determine what caused the fatal crash

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Chasing UFOs
UFO Landing Zone?
Season 1 Episode 1/8

Scientists and UFO researchers investigate mysterious sightings, beginning with a visit to the alleged site of an alien aircraft crash in New Mexico

Rating: 4
9:00pm
Chasing UFOs
Texas Is for Sightings
Season 1 Episode 2/8

The team examines reports about the appearance of a mysterious object that was spotted by dozens of people across two towns in Texas

Rating: 4
10:00pm
Chasing UFOs
Dirty Secrets
Season 1 Episode 3/8

The team examines footage of a suspicious floating object in California, and also investigates claims by people who believe they are being followed

Rating: 4
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Lethal Turn
Season 16 Episode 10/10

Sumatra's worst aviation disaster, in which a plane crashed into the jungle, killing 234 passengers and baffling investigators by flying in the wrong direction. Last in the series

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Siegfried Line
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The 600km Siegfried Line, considered one of the greatest fortifications in warfare history. The campaign to breach it cost 140,000 American casualties

Rating: 6.8
1:00am
Breaking 2
Documentary following three athletes as they train for a year to complete a marathon in two hours

2:00am
Car SOS
Campervan Challenge
Season 2 Episode 10/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw head to Hartlepool, Co Durham, where they hope to cheer up a car enthusiast by secretly restoring his cherished campervan

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Car SOS
Mazda Rx7
Season 5 Episode 10/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw secretly restore a Japanese sports car with an unusual rotary engine belonging to a charity worker with a degenerative eye condition

Rating: 7.7
4:00am
Supercar Megabuild
Range Rover Evoque
Season 1 Episode 2/10

The team converts a Range Rover into a custom off-roader, then puts it to the ultimate test by driving it through the dunes of the Sahara desert

Rating: 7.3

Sat 28 Oct

8:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Fatal Transmission
Season 14 Episode 6/10

Investigators try to find the cause of a collision between a passenger plane and a small private aircraft, and discover a missing pilot may have played an unwitting role

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Terror In San Francisco
Season 14 Episode 3/10

The case of a plane that crashed into a seawall at San Francisco International Airport, which revealed a surprising issue putting passengers around the world in danger

Rating: 8.3
10:00am
Air Crash Investigation
High Rise Catastrophe
Season 14 Episode 5/10

Investigators examine the Netherlands' worst ever aviation disaster, in which a plane crashed into an apartment complex, and discover a lethal problem with every 747 in the sky

Rating: 8.3
11:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Fatal Delivery
Season 14 Episode 2/10

A plane faces disaster when a fire on board leaves the cockpit full of smoke that incapacitates the captain. Unable to see his instruments, the first officer has to improvise

Rating: 8.3
12:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Deadly Mission
Season 14 Episode 9/10

The case of a plane that crashed during a top-secret mission in 1961, with a UN Secretary on board

Rating: 8.3
1:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Edge Of Disaster
Season 14 Episode 8/10

A crash in Norway leaves four dead and almost no wreckage to examine. However, investigators suspect a mysterious substance on the runway may have caused the disaster

Rating: 8.3
2:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Fatal Delay
Season 14 Episode 10/10

One of Spain's worst ever aviation disasters, which seemed to have a clearly identifiable cause until conflicting evidence was found in the cockpit recorder

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Fatal Focus
Season 14 Episode 1/10

Experts investigate a 2007 plane crash in Indonesia in which 21 of the 140 passengers died, and make a startling discovery when they analyse the cockpit voice recorder

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Steep Impact
Season 14 Episode 4/10

An investigator tries to prove the cause of a plane crash in 1991 that killed 23 people, including an astronaut, when manufacturers dismiss the official explanation as impossible

Rating: 8.3
5:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Carnage In Sao Paulo
Season 14 Episode 7/10

The case of a plane that crashed into a neighbourhood in Sao Paulo. American and Brazilian investigators worked together to find the cause, discovering a nearly impossible failure

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Fight for Control
Season 11 Episode 1/13

Documentary investigating the catastrophic events aboard Reeve Aleutian Airlines Flight 8 in June 1983, when the pilots lost control after a propeller tore a hole in the fuselage

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Fire in the Hold
Season 11 Episode 2/13

An investigation into what caused the fire inside the cabin of ValuJet Flight 592, resulting in the aircraft crashing shortly after take-off from Miami in 1996

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Typhoon Take-off
Season 11 Episode 3/13

A dramatic reconstruction of how Singapore Airlines flight 006 came to crash at Taiwan's international airport in 2000 after an abortive take-off on the wrong runway

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Pilot Under Pressure
Season 11 Episode 4/13

The crash of SilkAir flight 185 in 1997, which suddenly plunged 35,000ft while flying over Indonesia, killing 104 people

Rating: 8.3
10:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Crash in the Jungle
Season 11 Episode 5/13

The complicated investigation into the crash of TANS Peru Flight 204 on the approach to Pucallpa airport in August 2005. Key evidence was looted from the wreckage

Rating: 8.3
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Grand Canyon Disaster
Season 11 Episode 6/13

Experts investigate the 1956 collision of two planes over the Grand Canyon in Arizona, and reveal a problem that threatened the entire aviation industry

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Air Crash Investigation
America's Deadliest Crash
Season 11 Episode 7/13

Investigation into the 1979 crash of American Airlines Flight 191, which killed all 271 people on board in one of the United States' deadliest aviation accidents

Rating: 8.3
1:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Fatal Fixation
Season 11 Episode 8/13

Experts investigate the crash of United Airlines Flight 173 in Oregon, in which 10 people died after four of its engines failed

Rating: 8.3
1:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Russia's Ice Hockey Disaster
Season 11 Episode 9/13

Documentary investigating the 2011 accident that killed a top-flight Russian ice hockey team. Experts try to determine what caused the fatal crash

Rating: 8.3
2:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Air France 447: Vanished
Season 11 Episode 13/13

Investigating the crash of Air France Flight 447 in June 2009, which proved an extremely difficult disaster inquiry to conduct as the majority of the wreckage was lost in the Atlantic Ocean

Rating: 8.3
3:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Nightmare Runway
Season 10 Episode 1/13

A reconstruction of TAM Airlines Flight 3054 crash at Sao Paulo's Congonhas airport in 2007, and a look at the suggested reasons which caused the disaster which left 199 people dead

Rating: 8.3
4:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Military Crash Conspiracy
Season 10 Episode 3/13

Documentary exploring the mysterious accident involving Arrow Air Flight 1285, a crash that killed 248 American soldiers in Canada in December 1985

Rating: 8.3