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Thu 29 Jun

8:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Into the Eye of the Storm
Season 12 Episode 6/10

Investigators try to determine what sparked the engine fire that crippled a research plane flying a team of hurricane hunters on a daring journey into the heart of Hurricane Hugo in September 1989

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
Nazi Temple of Doom
Documentary exploring how the discovery of a gold cauldron in Germany was linked to Wewelsburg Castle, a fortress where Heinrich Himmler indulged in his obsession with the occult

Rating: 4
10:00am
Apocalypse WWI: Verdun
The Carnage
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The battle of Verdun, the largest confrontation between German and French forces during the war, which was fought for 300 days over 20 kilometres of front line

11:00am
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
12:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Ghost Plane
Season 4 Episode 10/10

The fate of Helios Flight 522, which in August 2005 crashed into a mountain in Greece after the flight crew and passengers were rendered unconscious
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
1:00pm
Strippers: Cars for Cash
The French Connection
Season 2 Episode 4/10

The teams cross the Channel to search for rusty Citroens in northern France which they can sell for profit at the scrap yard

Rating: 7.5
2:00pm
Car SOS
Aston Martin DB6
Season 5 Episode 4/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw secretly restore an Aston Martin DB6 for an owner who has been prevented from working on it by health problems

Rating: 7.7
3:00pm
Car SOS
Zodiac Come Back
Season 1 Episode 9/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw try to get an ageing rocker back behind the wheel by revamping his 1950s Ford Zodiac, but a controversial paint job makes the reveal a tense affair

Rating: 7.7
4:00pm
Ice Road Rescue
Fire and Ice
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Bjorn responds to a tragedy, and Ove's crew races against the clock to get a fish truck back on the road before its cargo spoils

Rating: 7.3
5:00pm
Highway Thru Hell
A Moment's Notice
Season 4 Episode 9/13

The Davis and Quiring families work together on a recovery that shuts down the busiest highway in British Columbia. Mission Towing gets an urgent call in the middle of a job

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
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: 7.5
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
River Runway
Season 15 Episode 8/10

The case of a plane that flew into a massive storm over Indonesia during the country's rainy season, but made a seemingly impossible emergency landing with only one casualty

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
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: 7.5
9:00pm
Wicked Tuna
Purple Rain
Season 6 Episode 10/12

The captains face major storm fronts, and are forced to choose between braving the elements or remaining in port until the conditions have cleared up

Rating: 7
10:00pm
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: 7.5
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Mistaken Identity
Season 3 Episode 5/13

How a hi-tech American gunship destroyed a civilian passenger aircraft in 1988. The USS Vincennes was defending oil tankers in the Persian Gulf when the plane appeared on their radar. Convinced it was an Iranian fighter preparing to fire a missile, the captain had it shot down - only to learn his target was an airliner carrying 290 people
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 2 Episode 2/30

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters

Rating: 6.5
12:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 2 Episode 9/30

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters

Rating: 6.5
1:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 2 Episode 3/30

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters

Rating: 6.5
1:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 2 Episode 7/30

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters

Rating: 6.5
2:00am
Supercar Megabuild
Nissan GTR
Season 1 Episode 9/10

Ralph and Ranen build a car for a motoring mogul that can go faster than a Bugatti Veyron

Rating: 7.5
3:00am
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

4:00am
Highway Thru Hell
War Zone
Season 4 Episode 3/13

A lumber truck collides with a diesel tanker, resulting in a raging fire and the biggest job of Colin's career. Other recovery drivers struggle in the face of severe rain and snow

Rating: 7.3

Fri 30 Jun

8:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Mistaken Identity
Season 3 Episode 5/13

How a hi-tech American gunship destroyed a civilian passenger aircraft in 1988. The USS Vincennes was defending oil tankers in the Persian Gulf when the plane appeared on their radar. Convinced it was an Iranian fighter preparing to fire a missile, the captain had it shot down - only to learn his target was an airliner carrying 290 people
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
Nazi Sunken Sub
An investigation into the mysterious disappearance in 1945 of Nazi submarine U-745, whose captain's frozen body was later found off Foglo island in Finland
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:00am
Apocalypse WWI: Verdun
The Illusion
Season 1 Episode 2/2

How the Battle of Verdun became a turning point in the war, as French forces prepared a counter-offensive to repel the German advance

11:00am
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
12:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Cockpit Failure
Season 9 Episode 1/6

The crash of the Berlin-to-Zurich Crossair Flight 3597 in November 2001. Minutes before landing, the pilots lost control of the aircraft, which eventually hit a hillside
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
1:00pm
Strippers: Cars for Cash
Blinged Up Breakers
Season 2 Episode 10/10

The teams go head-to-head breaking up typical boy racer cars to see whether a Citroen Saxo VTS or the Vauxhaull Corsa is worth more in scrap

Rating: 7.5
2:00pm
Car SOS
Renault 5 GT Turbo
Season 5 Episode 5/

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw restore a Renault 5 GT Turbo belonging to a man who was forced to abandon work on it after suffering serious organ failure

Rating: 7.7
3:00pm
Car SOS
Lotus Flowers
Season 1 Episode 10/10

Presenter Tim Shaw and master mechanic Fuzz Townshend head to Warwickshire to spruce up a 1970 Lotus Elan, whose ex-racing driver owner has a painful spinal injury that has prevented him from maintaining the vehicle

Rating: 7.7
4:00pm
Ice Road Rescue
Extreme Rescues
Season 1 Episode 10/10

The drivers look back at memorable moments from the first series, and watch a recording of a tow truck falling off a cliff that gives them pause for thought

Rating: 7.3
5:00pm
Highway Thru Hell
Immovable Objects
Season 4 Episode 10/13

Jamie's niece borrows his truck for an off-road adventure, and Randy Jacknife has to deal with an overturned truck that is trapped under its cargo of steel

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
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: 7.5
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Afghan Nightmare
Season 15 Episode 10/10

A military cargo plane crashes seconds into a flight. Footage of the disaster points to an obvious cause - but a key piece of evidence is nearly overlooked

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Primal Survivor
Outback Inferno
Season 2 Episode 3/7

Hazen Audel searches for an oasis in the Australian outback using only the traditional methods of the region's Aboriginal people to survive blistering head and deadly wildlife

Rating: 8.6
9:00pm
Wicked Tuna
Bluefin Brotherhood
Season 6 Episode 3/12

The fishermen have long held the belief in doing right by their rivals and expecting the same treatment in return - but some captains do not intend to follow these rules

Rating: 7
10:00pm
Supercar Megabuild
Bentley Mulsanne
Season 1 Episode 5/10

Engineers Ralph and Ranen are challenged by car designer Afzal Kahn to transform a Bentley into an off-road vehicle

Rating: 7.5
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Helicopter Down
Season 3 Episode 7/13

How a bolt of lightning struck a helicopter flying over the North Sea in 1995. The 18 passengers had been travelling to an oilfield off the coast of Scotland, and were forced to endure gigantic waves and gale-force winds before being rescued from their life raft
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 2 Episode 5/30

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters

Rating: 6.5
12:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 2 Episode 16/30

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters

Rating: 6.5
1:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 2 Episode 10/30

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters

Rating: 6.5
1:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 2 Episode 14/30

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various disasters

Rating: 6.5
2:00am
Supercar Megabuild
Audi A8
Season 1 Episode 10/10

Ralph and Ranen take up the challenge of customising a car for cold weather

Rating: 7.5
3:00am
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

4:00am
Highway Thru Hell
Holidays Thru Hell
Season 4 Episode 4/13

A lorry drives off a bridge two days before Christmas, leaving several vehicles dangling over a raging river. A new recruit to Jamie's team has to deal with the crisis

Rating: 7.3

Sat 1 Jul

8:00am
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
9:00am
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
10:00am
Chasing UFOs
Abducted in Arizona
Season 1 Episode 5/8

The team investigates the unexplained case of strange lights that appeared over Phoenix, Arizona, in 1993, meeting up with Terry Connet, who captured them on camera

Rating: 4
11:00am
UFO: Alien Invasion
Season 1 Episode 2/9

Witnesses in Texas claim their confusing physical illnesses are the result of a massive, fiery, diamond-shaped object in the sky. Plus, a mass sighting of lights in Arizona prompts accusations of a government cover-up, while in the skies above Brazil, jet fighters play a high-stakes game of cat-and-mouse with mysterious lights

Rating: 7
12:00pm
UFO: Alien Invasion
Season 1 Episode 5/9

A combination of powerful eyewitness testimonies and dramatic reconstructions help explain a mass daylight sighting of UFOs near Brisbane. Plus, the story of a Japanese cargo plane that may have been pursued by extraterrestrials

Rating: 7
1:00pm
UFO: Alien Invasion
Season 1 Episode 3/9

Stories of unidentified flying objects through eyewitness testimonies and dramatic reconstructions. Experts investigate the strange light display that illuminated Scandinavian skies in 2009 and revisit the public scare caused by the Washington UFO in 1952

Rating: 7
2:00pm
UFO UK: New Evidence
The revelations of the Ministry of Defence's UFO files, including the `Welsh Roswell', an alleged alien craft crash from which the authorities supposedly removed extraterrestrial bodies. Other documents include a letter claiming that Churchill ordered a cover-up of a wartime clash between a UFO and an RAF bomber, and the story of a 1964 Blue Streak missile test film believed to show an unidentified spaceman
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
3:00pm
Area 51: The CIA's Secret Files
Former radar specialists, pilots and security guards at Area 51 cast new light on the secretive and ground-breaking research conducted at the Groom Lake Testing Facility in Nevada

4:00pm
UFOs: The Untold Stories
Season 1 Episode 1/7

Investigating the UFO phenomenon around the world, featuring video footage of alleged sightings, radar evidence and eyewitness accounts

Rating: 6.3
5:00pm
UFOs: The Untold Stories
Season 1 Episode 2/7

The story of a Scottish forester who described an encounter with a UFO in 1979, sparking the UK's first criminal investigation into an alleged UFO sighting

Rating: 6.3
6:00pm
UFOs: The Untold Stories
Season 1 Episode 3/7

The case of drivers whose engines cut out before an intense bright light appeared above them, and the story of two pilots who allegedly spotted an unusual object over Paris

Rating: 6.3
7:00pm
Macan and the Eagle
Documentary following an eagle trainer and his falcon in western China, who hunt using traditional methods that have been passed through the generations for over 1500 years

8:00pm
Secret History of UFOs
An investigation into reported sightings of unidentified flying objects across America, analysing whether they are anything more than figments of people's imagination. The US government examined more than 12,000 reported sightings as part of Project Blue Book, but after the inquiry's end in 1969 reports still continue to pour in

Rating: 2.7
10:00pm
UFOs: The Untold Stories
Season 1 Episode 7/7

Investigating why the Belgian military scrambled F16 jets when thousands of people witnessed three lights moving through the sky

Rating: 6.3
11:00pm
UFOs: The Untold Stories
Season 1 Episode 4/7

More alleged alien spacecraft sightings, including an unidentified red light that appeared in the sky following a blackout in a Romanian village

Rating: 6.3
12:00am
From the Ashes
The legacy of America's coal industry, examining its impact on mining communities and what the future holds for the nation's economy, health, and climate

Rating: 5
1:30am
Real Time Disaster
Meteor Strike
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Documenting the strangest natural disasters the world has ever known, looking at footage and witness testimony that reveals the devastation caused by the meteorite that exploded over the Siberian city of Chelyabinsk in 2013

2:00am
Breakthrough
Predicting the Future
Season 2 Episode 4/6

Examining an artificial intelligence designed to predict the future by analysing hidden patterns in data, and the dangers this technology presents

3:00am
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
4:00am
Chasing UFOs
Abducted in Arizona
Season 1 Episode 5/8

The team investigates the unexplained case of strange lights that appeared over Phoenix, Arizona, in 1993, meeting up with Terry Connet, who captured them on camera

Rating: 4

Sun 2 Jul

8:00am
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
9:00am
Chasing UFOs
Alien Cowboys
Season 1 Episode 4/8

The team examines reports of animal mutilations and hovering lights in Colorado, and meets a man who claims he was abducted by aliens

Rating: 4
10:00am
Chasing UFOs
Game of Drones
Season 1 Episode 6/8

The team conducts an investigation into reports that strange orbs trailed a Nasa space shuttle's launch, questioning whether it is possible aliens were spying on the mission

Rating: 4
11:00am
Secret History of UFOs
An investigation into reported sightings of unidentified flying objects across America, analysing whether they are anything more than figments of people's imagination. The US government examined more than 12,000 reported sightings as part of Project Blue Book, but after the inquiry's end in 1969 reports still continue to pour in

Rating: 2.7
1:00pm
UFO: Alien Invasion
Season 1 Episode 9/9

Experts investigate the pursuit of a UFO bound for a retreat used by the US president, and a rumoured link between lights in the sky and a series of deaths

Rating: 7
2:00pm
UFO: Alien Invasion
Season 1 Episode 8/9

The investigation that followed the sighting of strange lights streaking across the skies of Spain and Portugal in 2004. Plus, experts consider whether a UFO could have been responsible for a power cut at a military base in Vietnam

Rating: 7
3:00pm
UFO: Alien Invasion
Season 1 Episode 6/9

Experts search for the truth behind three alleged sightings of UFOs, including a strange, fireball-shooting craft that encircled a police helicopter in Louisville, Kentucky

Rating: 7
4:00pm
UFOs: The Untold Stories
Season 1 Episode 4/7

More alleged alien spacecraft sightings, including an unidentified red light that appeared in the sky following a blackout in a Romanian village

Rating: 6.3
5:00pm
UFOs: The Untold Stories
Season 1 Episode 5/7

An insight into the strange incident that launched one of the biggest UFO investigations in Portuguese military history

Rating: 6.3
6:00pm
UFOs: The Untold Stories
Season 1 Episode 6/7

An investigation into the UFO sightings that allegedly triggered an unusual set of events in Sicily. Plus, a look at the mysterious disappearance of a pilot in 1970

Rating: 6.3
7:00pm
UFO: Alien Invasion
Season 1 Episode 1/9

Extraordinary and baffling cases of unidentified flying objects are brought to life through a mixture of powerful eyewitness testimonies and dramatic reconstructions. In Kaikoura, a small town on the south island of New Zealand, strange lights are witnessed by pilots and confirmed on radar. The phenomenon is captured on film and the government is forced to investigate. Plus, a group of US paratroopers in Vietnam spots a bright light rise up from the forest floor and disappear into space. The mysterious spheres of fire are caught on camera and one nearly collides with a police helicopter

Rating: 7
8:00pm
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: 7.5
9:00pm
UFO UK: New Evidence
The revelations of the Ministry of Defence's UFO files, including the `Welsh Roswell', an alleged alien craft crash from which the authorities supposedly removed extraterrestrial bodies. Other documents include a letter claiming that Churchill ordered a cover-up of a wartime clash between a UFO and an RAF bomber, and the story of a 1964 Blue Streak missile test film believed to show an unidentified spaceman
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
10:00pm
Area 51: I Was There
Documentary exploring the work carried out at the military installation and alleged UFO storage facility. Insiders reveal what projects they worked on in the Nevada base, and one-time classified information helps reveal what happens in a secret installation
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
11:00pm
UFO: Alien Invasion
Season 1 Episode 4/9

Experts assess reports of strange lights seen crashing into the ocean off Canada, and a bizarre incident involving two fighter jets over Iran

Rating: 7
12:00am
Chasing UFOs
Alien Castaways
Season 1 Episode 7/8

The team is drawn to Brazil by rumours of alien life forms hiding in the country's jungles, and one witness's evidence seems too convincing to be fake

Rating: 4
1:00am
Chasing UFOs
Alien Baby Farm
Season 1 Episode 8/8

The team examines the possible origins of a mysterious creature, and checks out strange footage of an alleged alien spacecraft

Rating: 4
2:00am
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
3:00am
Chasing UFOs
Alien Cowboys
Season 1 Episode 4/8

The team examines reports of animal mutilations and hovering lights in Colorado, and meets a man who claims he was abducted by aliens

Rating: 4
4:00am
Chasing UFOs
Game of Drones
Season 1 Episode 6/8

The team conducts an investigation into reports that strange orbs trailed a Nasa space shuttle's launch, questioning whether it is possible aliens were spying on the mission

Rating: 4

Mon 3 Jul

8:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Mistaken Identity
Season 3 Episode 5/13

How a hi-tech American gunship destroyed a civilian passenger aircraft in 1988. The USS Vincennes was defending oil tankers in the Persian Gulf when the plane appeared on their radar. Convinced it was an Iranian fighter preparing to fire a missile, the captain had it shot down - only to learn his target was an airliner carrying 290 people
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
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
10:00am
Megastructures
Sears Tower
Sears Tower in Chicago - a colossal office block reaching 110 storeys high and boasting 4.5million square feet of office space

Rating: 7.5
11:00am
Nazi Megastructures
The Atlantic Wall
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Uncovering what is left of Hitler's ambitious structures, which were built in a bid for world domination, beginning with a look at the Atlantic Wall. Created in order to protect Europe from an Allied invasion, it stretched thousands of kilometres from France to Norway, and on D-Day the fortifications were put to the ultimate test

Rating: 6.7
12:00pm
WWII's Greatest Raids
Rangers Lead the Way
Season 1 Episode 4/6

A look at the US Army Rangers' suicidal mission to storm the cliffs at Pointe de Hoc and knock out the German guns that were jeopardising the success of the D-Day landings

Rating: 8.4
1:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Deadly Silence
Season 15 Episode 1/10

A private jet goes out of control, and air traffic control are unable to contact it. Air Force fighters are sent up to investigate, but it seems there is no one conscious on board

Rating: 8.3
2:00pm
Car SOS
Cosworth in Crisis
Season 1 Episode 1/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw come to the aid of a bricklayer whose 1986 Ford Sierra RS Cosworth was neglected after a family tragedy

Rating: 7.7
3:00pm
Car SOS
E-Type Emergency
Season 3 Episode 1/10

Mike's childhood dream of owning an E-type Jaguar was ruined when ill health prevented him from renovating the car, so Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw help get it back on the road

Rating: 7.7
4:00pm
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: 7.5
5:00pm
Highway Thru Hell
New Hell, Old Hell
Season 3 Episode 1/13

The work of a rescue team on Canada's Cascade Mountains. Adam heads north to the dangerous oil fields of Alberta, while Jamie keeps the Coquihalla Highway open all by himself

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
Wicked Tuna
First Blood
Season 4 Episode 1/17

Documentary following fishing crews in Massachusetts. The fishing season kicks off in Gloucester, where every captain in the fleet wants to land the coveted first catch

Rating: 7
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Unlocking Disaster
Season 1 Episode 1/6

The United Airlines Flight 811 disaster in 1989, which began when the plane's cargo door burst open and five rows of seats were sucked out - taking nine passengers with them

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Primal Survivor
Killer Blizzard
Season 2 Episode 6/7

Hazen Audel goes in search of a herd of migrating caribou in the frozen wilds of northern Canada, braving blizzards, icy river crossings and packs of wolves

Rating: 8.6
9:00pm
Banged Up Abroad
Conned & Captured
Season 11 Episode 1/6

New series. The stories of two people who were kidnapped by guerillas in the Darien Gap, and a woman who was tricked into smuggling drugs out of Nigeria
(New Series)

Rating: 7.3
10:00pm
Drugs Inc
Working Girls
Season 8 Episode 2/

The stories of prostitutes who enter into dangerous working relationships with drug dealers

Rating: 8
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Slammed to the Ground
Season 5 Episode 1/10

How a strong gust of wind caused the crash of Delta Airlines Flight 191 in 1985, claiming the lives of more than 130 people in Texas and prompting aircraft designers to come up with several new safety features

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 1 Episode 1/14

Richard Hammond reveals how adventures turn to misadventures as he explores some of the most spectacular and humiliating scientific mishaps

Rating: 6.5
12:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 4 Episode 1/14

Dallas Campbell uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters involving pogo backflips and reverse parking

Rating: 6.5
1:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 3 Episode 1/34

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters, including paragliding and dirt-biking accidents

Rating: 6.5
1:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 3 Episode 22/34

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of accidents while cycling and jumping off rooftops

Rating: 6.5
2:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Mistaken Identity
Season 3 Episode 5/13

How a hi-tech American gunship destroyed a civilian passenger aircraft in 1988. The USS Vincennes was defending oil tankers in the Persian Gulf when the plane appeared on their radar. Convinced it was an Iranian fighter preparing to fire a missile, the captain had it shot down - only to learn his target was an airliner carrying 290 people
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
3:00am
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
4:00am
Megastructures
Sears Tower
Sears Tower in Chicago - a colossal office block reaching 110 storeys high and boasting 4.5million square feet of office space

Rating: 7.5

Tue 4 Jul

8:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Helicopter Down
Season 3 Episode 7/13

How a bolt of lightning struck a helicopter flying over the North Sea in 1995. The 18 passengers had been travelling to an oilfield off the coast of Scotland, and were forced to endure gigantic waves and gale-force winds before being rescued from their life raft
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
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
10:00am
Megastructures
Autobahn
The story of Germany's autobahn, the first fully recognised motorway, which originally covered less than 12 miles in south-west Berlin and has since been extended to an amazing 7,300 miles. The programme finds out how the police maintain safety on a road with no speed limits. Plus, the turbo-charged `supercars' that can reach more than 180mph

Rating: 7.5
11:00am
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: 6.7
12:00pm
WWII's Greatest Raids
Mountain Massacre
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Documentary charting a night assault mounted by elite US and Canadian unit the Black Devils and how it determined the fate of the Allied campaign in Italy

Rating: 8.4
1:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Killer Attitude
Season 16 Episode 1/4

Investigators uncover disturbing facts about an inexperienced pilot, and discover a pattern of abusive behaviour may have contributed to a plane crash

Rating: 8.3
2:00pm
Car SOS
Beetle Mania
Season 1 Episode 2/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw restore a Volkswagen Beetle that has dragged its owner into bankruptcy

Rating: 7.7
3:00pm
Car SOS
Awesome Audi
Season 3 Episode 2/10

Barry has long harboured hopes of restoring his 1984 Audi UR Quattro. However, his poor health has left him sapped of energy, so Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw step in to offer help

Rating: 7.7
4:00pm
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: 7.5
5:00pm
Highway Thru Hell
New Hope
Season 3 Episode 2/13

The work of a rescue team in Canada. Jamie realises he cannot do it all alone in Hope and hires a new driver, who ends up needing rescuing after he crashes Bruce's legendary truck

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
Wicked Tuna
Anchor Anger
Season 4 Episode 2/17

Tensions between rival captains Carraro and McLaughlin finally boil over. Plus, TJ and Dave put their new crew members through their paces

Rating: 7
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Racing the Storm
Season 1 Episode 2/6

The disastrous landing at Little Rock Airport, Arkansas, of American Airlines Flight 1420 in 1999, which killed 11 of those on board. Reconstructions and interviews with passengers and investigators explore whether it was an accident caused by a heavy storm or the fault of the flight crew
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
War Heroes of the Skies
Vietnam Dogfight
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Documenting the triumphs of triple ace American pilot Colonel Robin Olds who in 1966 created a plan to beat North Vietnam in the air

Rating: 9
9:00pm
WWII's Greatest Raids
SAS v Rommel
Season 1 Episode 2/6

A look at how the SAS's carefully planned raid on a German airfield in the Libyan Desert managed to alter the outcome of the war in North Africa

Rating: 8.4
10:00pm
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: 7.5
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Deadly Glide
Season 5 Episode 2/10

The case of a 1983 Air Canada plane that unexpectedly ran out of fuel. Its pilot tried to make an emergency landing on a decommissioned air force base - not realising it was being used for drag racing
(Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 1 Episode 2/14

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters

Rating: 6.5
12:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 4 Episode 2/14

Dallas Campbell examines the painful potential of going down slides on various objects, jumping all-terrain vehicles, and going down slides on various objects

Rating: 6.5
1:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 3 Episode 2/34

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of base jumping, bike tricks and sword wielding

Rating: 6.5
1:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 3 Episode 23/34

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the painful potential of various YouTube disasters involving putting out a fire, driving through water, and doing a wheelie on a bicycle

Rating: 6.5
2:00am
Air Crash Investigation
Helicopter Down
Season 3 Episode 7/13

How a bolt of lightning struck a helicopter flying over the North Sea in 1995. The 18 passengers had been travelling to an oilfield off the coast of Scotland, and were forced to endure gigantic waves and gale-force winds before being rescued from their life raft
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
3:00am
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
4:00am
Megastructures
Autobahn
The story of Germany's autobahn, the first fully recognised motorway, which originally covered less than 12 miles in south-west Berlin and has since been extended to an amazing 7,300 miles. The programme finds out how the police maintain safety on a road with no speed limits. Plus, the turbo-charged `supercars' that can reach more than 180mph

Rating: 7.5

Wed 5 Jul

8:00am
Air Crash Investigation
EgyptAir 990
Season 3 Episode 8/13

The mystery surrounding the crash of EgyptAir flight 990 in 1999, which resulted in the deaths of all 217 people on board. As investigators searched for an explanation to the tragedy, some suggested the pilot must have deliberately flown into the Atlantic ocean
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
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
10:00am
Megastructures
USS Ronald Reagan
The engineering behind the USS Ronald Reagan, one of the US Navy's biggest aircraft carriers, which is powered by two nuclear reactors and can run for 20 years without refuelling

Rating: 7.5
11:00am
Nazi Megastructures
V2 Rocket Bases
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The stories behind the Nazis' development of deadly military hardware, with this episode investigating how scientist Wernher von Braun secretly developed the world's first long-range ballistic missiles, and how the V2 rocket programme laid the technological foundations for the space race

Rating: 6.7
12:00pm
WWII's Greatest Raids
Hitler's Last Bridge
Season 1 Episode 6/6

How a band of GIs turned the tide of war in 1945 when its members captured Ludendorff Bridge - the final gateway into the heartland of the Third Reich

Rating: 8.4
1:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Deadly Detail
Season 15 Episode 4/10

A plane bursts into flames just after landing in Japan, and while none of the crew or passengers are killed, investigators have a hard time finding out what went wrong

Rating: 8.3
2:00pm
Car SOS
Phoenix Jeep
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw come to the rescue of a Willys Jeep owned by a Second World War veteran, after it was targeted by arsonists

Rating: 7.7
3:00pm
Car SOS
Stirling Moss Sprite Special
Season 3 Episode 3/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw secretly restore more classic motors, beginning with a historic racing car - the Austin Healey Sebring Sprite - so that Stirling Moss can get back behind the wheel

Rating: 7.7
4:00pm
Supercar Megabuild
Rolls Royce Silver Shadow
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Shane Lynch challenges the crew to transform his Rolls Royce into a drift racer, an assignment that takes them to Japan, home of the unusual motor sport

Rating: 7.5
5:00pm
Highway Thru Hell
Be Afraid
Season 3 Episode 3/13

Documentary following the work of the Jamie Davis Heavy Rescue team in Canada. A close call on the highway shows Brandon that fear is his best friend when it comes to staying alive

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
Wicked Tuna
Bluefin Beatdown
Season 4 Episode 3/17

A rookie fisherman proves his worth, while the feud between Carraro and McLaughlin flares up again as they compete for the number one spot

Rating: 7
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Fire on Board
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The disaster that befell Swissair Flight 111 from New York to Geneva, which crashed into the sea near Halifax, Nova Scotia, in 1998 after fire broke out in the cockpit. Despite the efforts of the captain, crew and air traffic controllers, the plane plummeted into the water, killing all 229 people on board
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Drain the Titanic
Documentary exploring the wreck of the famous ship, using 3D images of what it looks like now and computer techniques to `drain' the bow and stern to give a much clearer picture

Rating: 8.5
9:00pm
Drain the Bermuda Triangle
An exploration of the 450,000 square mile area of ocean, joining expeditions to dive for lost vessels and using sonar data to `drain' the sea and reveal the underwater landscape

10:00pm
Drain the Great Lakes
Documentary revealing what is beneath North America's Great Lakes - Lake Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie and Ontario - examining geological secrets and pieces of human history that have been hidden from sight
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Behind Closed Doors
Season 5 Episode 3/10

How a serious design flaw in a cargo door brought down a DC-10 aircraft, even though it had been identified by investigators as the cause of a similar crash two years earlier

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 1 Episode 3/14

Richard Hammond uses science and home footage to reveal how easy it can be for people to injure or embarrass themselves while pole dancing, playing on a pogo stick or axing trees

Rating: 6.5
12:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 4 Episode 3/14

Dallas Campbell uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of disasters involving monster truck jumps and adults riding children's scooters

Rating: 6.5
1:00am
Science of Stupid
Season 3 Episode 3/34

Street luge racing and cycling down steps can both have painful and humiliating consequences. Richard Hammond explores how things can go so spectacularly wrong

Rating: 6.5
1:30am
Science of Stupid
Season 3 Episode 24/34

Richard Hammond uses science to reveal the humiliating and painful potential of various YouTube disasters

Rating: 6.5
2:00am
Air Crash Investigation
EgyptAir 990
Season 3 Episode 8/13

The mystery surrounding the crash of EgyptAir flight 990 in 1999, which resulted in the deaths of all 217 people on board. As investigators searched for an explanation to the tragedy, some suggested the pilot must have deliberately flown into the Atlantic ocean
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
3:00am
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
4:00am
Megastructures
USS Ronald Reagan
The engineering behind the USS Ronald Reagan, one of the US Navy's biggest aircraft carriers, which is powered by two nuclear reactors and can run for 20 years without refuelling

Rating: 7.5