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Mon 20 Nov

4:00am
Helicopter Wars
Duel in the Desert
The story of a Royal Navy helicopter pilot's cat-and-mouse battle with a hidden tank during combat in Iraq

8:00am
Car SOS
Cortina Conundrum
Season 2 Episode 1/10

Presenter Tim Shaw and master mechanic Fuzz Townshend travel to Lincoln to renovate a Ford Cortina GT. However, when they arrive at the lock-up garage where it is kept, they find the vehicle has seen much better days, and is now little more than a well-preserved body shell with numerous mechanical parts missing

Rating: 7.7
9:00am
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
10:00am
Supercar Megabuild
Le Mans Maserati
Season 2 Episode 1/8

Jodie Kidd asks mechanics Shane and Dan to convert a family saloon so it is capable of reaching 200mph, while also giving it a retro 1960s appearance

Rating: 7.3
11:00am
Strippers: Cars for Cash
Bargain Bangers
Season 2 Episode 9/10

The teams go in search of cars to strip to a shell with a budget of £250 as they try to make the most money in the scrap metal market

Rating: 7.5
12:00pm
War Heroes of the Skies
Spitfire Victory
Season 1 Episode 2/6

The story of George Beurling, the brave pilot who saved the strategically-important island of Malta during the Second World War as told by his comrades

Rating: 9
1:00pm
War Heroes of the Skies
Battle of Britain
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Revealing the heroic stories of the Second World War's bravest pilots beginning with the Battle of Britain and the plight of squadron leader Douglas Bader who took to the skies with prosthetic limbs to face the Luftwaffe

Rating: 9
2:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Fortress Berlin
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Documenting the extraordinary defences and kill zones that surrounded Hitler's bunker in Berlin, which was a subterranean safehouse protected with 13ft-thick walls to keep the fuhrer safe from any attack the allies could throw at him from the air

Rating: 6.8
3:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Lightning War Machine
Season 3 Episode 3/6

Ruins across Europe that show evidence of Hitler's infamous Blitzkrieg tactics, which represented a revolutionary new approach to warfare and brought Germany a string of victories

Rating: 6.8
4:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Arctic Fortress
Season 4 Episode 4/7

The occupation and fortification of Norway's 1500 mile coastline, which included some of the world's biggest gun batteries and protected the resources to make an atomic bomb

Rating: 6.8
5:00pm
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
6:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Disaster At Tenerife
Season 15 Episode 3/10

Tenerife airport is flooded with aircraft rerouted by a terrorist bombing, which leads to two planes attempting to leave the runway colliding at high speed

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Who's in Control?
Season 9 Episode 6/6

An investigation into the crash of Turkish Airlines Flight 1951 in February 2009, when the plane mysteriously fell from the sky over Amsterdam, killing nine people
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

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

A teenager tries to leave the country with her 42-year-old boyfriend using forged documents. A body scanner reveals that a man has swallowed 33 capsules of liquid cocaine

Rating: 7.6
9:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Cutting Corners
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Documentary investigating the cause of the crash that brought down Alaska Airlines Flight 261 on January 31, 2000, killing all 88 passengers on board. The programme explores the possibility that airline cost-cutting was to blame for the jet's fate

Rating: 8.3
10:00pm
Science of Stupid
Cats And Friends
Season 5 Episode 16/17

Dallas Campbell introduces internet videos featuring cats, and sues animation and slow motion photography to reveal what humans can learn from their furry friends

Rating: 6.5
10:30pm
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
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Disaster on the Potomac
Season 12 Episode 4/10

Experts investigate why Air Florida Flight 90 stalled straight after take-off and plunged through ice into Washington's Potomac River in January 1982

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
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
1:00am
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
2:00am
Apocalypse World War I
Hell
Season 1 Episode 3/5

Harrowing and heroic stories revealing the horrors experienced by thousands in the trenches, as well as the terrible reality of chemical and industrial war

3:00am
World War II: The Apocalypse
Hitler's Rise to Power
Season 1 Episode 1/6

The story of the Second World War, featuring haunting images of Jewish persecution and footage of Hitler taken by his partner Eva Braun at his Alpine retreat

Rating: 8.7
4:00am
World War II: The Apocalypse
Collapse of France
Season 1 Episode 2/6

The truth behind the defeat of France, featuring footage of German soldiers celebrating on the beaches of Dunkirk, and French civilians fleeing the Nazi advance

Rating: 8.7

Tue 21 Nov

8:00am
Car SOS
MG Miracle
Season 2 Episode 2/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw restore vehicles for their unsuspecting owners, beginning by surprising a terminally ill car fanatic by fixing up his beloved 1938 MG TA

Rating: 7.7
9:00am
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
10:00am
Supercar Megabuild
DeLorean Reboot
Season 2 Episode 2/8

Shane and Dan are challenged to build a DeLorean that updates the classic 1980s design, but still remains recognisable as the iconic vehicle of the Back to the Future films

Rating: 7.3
11:00am
Strippers: Cars for Cash
Workhorse Write Offs
Season 2 Episode 7/10

The teams bargain for an old Ford Transit and an ageing tractor to strip to a shell and sell on as parts for the highest sum of cash possible. Narrated by John Challis (car dealer Boycie in Only Fools and Horses)

Rating: 7.5
12:00pm
War Heroes of the Skies
Total War
Season 1 Episode 3/6

A look at the vital role of the Lancaster Bomber during the Second World War and the controversial strategy known as total war which turned cities into targets

Rating: 9
1:00pm
War Heroes of the Skies
Red Tails
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Documenting the bravery of the first African-American aviators allowed in the US armed forces and how their heroism changed the course of the Second World War

Rating: 9
2:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
The Wolf's Lair
Season 2 Episode 1/6

Uncovering what is left of Hitler's ambitious structures, which were built in a bid for world domination. A secret headquarters of concrete and steel lay at the heart of the fuhrer's plans for global domination and was the key to a Nazi conspiracy - the Wolf's Lair

Rating: 6.8
3:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
The Eagle's Nest
Season 3 Episode 1/6

The construction of Hitler's fortified alpine retreat on top of the 6000ft Kehlstein Mountain in Obersalzberg, Bavaria, and how it was defended from Allied bombing

Rating: 6.8
4:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's War Trains
Season 4 Episode 1/7

The rail network of Nazi Germany, examining Hitler's personal train and how the railways were used as a weapon of war across Europe

Rating: 6.8
5:00pm
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
6:00pm
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
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Heathrow Crash Landing
Season 9 Episode 2/6

The story of British Airways Flight 38's crash-landing at Heathrow in January 2008. Minutes before touchdown, the plane suffered a loss of power and plunged into a rapid descent, missing the tops of houses by only 200ft, as it struggled to reach the airport
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
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
9:00pm
The Long Road Home
In The Valley Of Death
Season 1 Episode 4/8

Denomy and Volesky regroup for another rescue attempt. Miltenberger is stranded as night falls, while news of the situation reaches his family back in the US

10:00pm
The Real Saddam Hussein
Profile of the dictator, exploring the crimes against humanity committed under his rule and the circumstances that led to his capture and execution

Rating: 10
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Queens Catastrophe
Season 12 Episode 5/10

Investigating how American Airlines Flight 587 crashed in New York City, killing 265 people just months after the terrorism attacks of September 2001

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
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
1:00am
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
2:00am
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

3:00am
World War II: The Apocalypse
Origins of the Holocaust
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Footage reveals how Jewish and Polish prisoners were forced into slave labour as Nazi soldiers enjoyed rest and recreation in Paris

Rating: 8.7
4:00am
World War II: The Apocalypse
American Allies
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Footage of battles in Asia, Stalingrad and Egypt, and the implementation of the Final Solution by the Nazis

Rating: 8.7

Wed 22 Nov

8:00am
Car SOS
A Porsche Puzzle
Season 2 Episode 3/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw face a race against time to restore a 1980s Porsche 911 suffering from almost terminal rust

Rating: 7.7
9:00am
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
10:00am
Supercar Megabuild
Sub Zero Porsche
Season 2 Episode 3/8

Shane Lynch and Dan Baruffo work on a porsche built for ice racing - but the buyer has been promised that the ambitious project will be completed in just four weeks

Rating: 7.3
11:00am
Strippers: Cars for Cash
The Swinging 60s
Season 2 Episode 6/10

The teams find a Triumph Herald and Ford Anglia as they search for 1960s cars to strip to a shell and compete to make the most profit in scrap value

Rating: 7.5
12:00pm
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
1:00pm
War Heroes of the Skies
Nazi Hunters
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The story portraying the determination of Polish immigrant Francis Gabreski whose desire to wreak revenge for his family's losses made him one of the best Second World War pilots

Rating: 9
2:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Megaships
Season 2 Episode 2/6

Uncovering what is left of Hitler's sea-faring structures, which were built in a bid for world domination. The Bismarck and Tirpitz were battleships of record-breaking proportions, and as ultimate status symbols of the Third Reich were relentlessly hunted by the Allies

Rating: 6.8
3:00pm
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
4:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Railways of Death
Season 4 Episode 2/7

How the Nazis' extensive rail network was put to its most dreadful purpose - transporting prisoners to the concentration camps for execution in vast numbers

Rating: 6.8
5:00pm
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
6:00pm
Years of Living Dangerously
Collapse Of The Oceans
Season 2 Episode 5/8

Joshua Jackson investigates the impact of climate change on the world's oceans, travelling through Vancouver, the Great Barrier Reef and the fishing villages of the Philippines

Rating: 10
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Pilot Betrayed
Season 9 Episode 3/6

The crash of Scandinavian Airlines Flight 751 in 1991, when ice caused both engines to fail and forced the pilots to make an emergency landing on a field in Gottrora
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Lines of Defence
Season 5 Episode 3/

A look at Hitler's deadly defences. The Siegfried Line held off US forces for six months, while the ambitious Atlantic Wall faced the ultimate test on D-Day

Rating: 6.8
9:00pm
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
10:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Arctic Fortress
Season 4 Episode 4/7

The occupation and fortification of Norway's 1500 mile coastline, which included some of the world's biggest gun batteries and protected the resources to make an atomic bomb

Rating: 6.8
11:00pm
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
12:00am
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
1:00am
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
2:00am
Apocalypse World War I
Deliverance
Season 1 Episode 5/5

The defeat of the Italians at Caporetto, which led to Russia pulling out of the war. Fortunately, American reinforcements were decisivie and the Allies emerged victorious

3:00am
World War II: The Apocalypse
Allies Strike Back
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Rare footage of the most significant events of the Second World War, including the landings on the island of Saipan and D-Day in Normandy

Rating: 8.7
4:00am
World War II: The Apocalypse
Retreat and Surrender
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Footage from the end of the Second World War, including the final stages of fighting and America's preparations for dropping the atomic bomb

Rating: 8.7

Thu 23 Nov

8:00am
Car SOS
The Herald Angels
Season 2 Episode 4/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw travel to Cornwall in a bid to restore a run-down Triumph Herald that has been housed in a garage for five years

Rating: 7.7
9:00am
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
10:00am
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
11:00am
Strippers: Cars for Cash
My First Car
Season 2 Episode 2/10

Two teams haggle for an Austin 1100 and a Ford Cortina in the hope of making the greater profit after stripping them down to scrap

Rating: 7.5
12:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
Lightning War Machine
Season 3 Episode 3/6

Ruins across Europe that show evidence of Hitler's infamous Blitzkrieg tactics, which represented a revolutionary new approach to warfare and brought Germany a string of victories

Rating: 6.8
1:00pm
Nazi Megastructures
The Eagle's Nest
Season 3 Episode 1/6

The construction of Hitler's fortified alpine retreat on top of the 6000ft Kehlstein Mountain in Obersalzberg, Bavaria, and how it was defended from Allied bombing

Rating: 6.8
2:00pm
WW2 Hell Under the Sea
America Fights Back
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The story of a newly appointed US submarine commander who took on an entire enemy convoy in the South Pacific

3:00pm
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
4:00pm
War Heroes of the Skies
Spitfire Victory
Season 1 Episode 2/6

The story of George Beurling, the brave pilot who saved the strategically-important island of Malta during the Second World War as told by his comrades

Rating: 9
5:00pm
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
6:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Deadly Detour
Season 15 Episode 5/10

A plane explodes over France's Quiberon Bay. A journalist on another aircraft captures the event on film, but there is still no clear cause for the disaster

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Stalled in the Sky
Season 9 Episode 4/6

An investigation into the crash of Continental Connection Flight 3407 in 2009. Fifty-one people died when it plummeted into a house in north-east Buffalo, 10km from the runway
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
8:00pm
No Man Left Behind
The Real Black Hawk Down
Season 1 Episode 2/6

True stories of warfare and soldiers who risked their lives for their comrades, beginning with the Battle of Mogadishu and a pilot who has held captive for 11 days

Rating: 6
9:00pm
The Long Road Home
In The Valley Of Death
Season 1 Episode 4/8

Denomy and Volesky regroup for another rescue attempt. Miltenberger is stranded as night falls, while news of the situation reaches his family back in the US

10:00pm
War Heroes of the Skies
Battle of Britain
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Revealing the heroic stories of the Second World War's bravest pilots beginning with the Battle of Britain and the plight of squadron leader Douglas Bader who took to the skies with prosthetic limbs to face the Luftwaffe

Rating: 9
12:00am
Car SOS
Morgan Mayhem
Season 3 Episode 4/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw head to Northumberland to rescue a real barn find, an eccentric 1934 Morgan three-wheeler that has sat in a shed for more than 50 years

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Car SOS
Fiat Fiasco
Season 1 Episode 4/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw lead a team of experts who secretly restore classic cars for their unsuspecting owners. They begin by helping a widower, unable to work after a car accident, by giving his Fiat Spider the makeover it deserves

Rating: 7.7
2:00am
Nazi Megastructures
Hitler's Island Megafortress
Season 3 Episode 2/6

Exploring fortifications built during the German occupation of the Channel Islands, intended to transform the group of islands into a single interconnected fortress

Rating: 6.8
3:00am
Nazi Megastructures
Lightning War Machine
Season 3 Episode 3/6

Ruins across Europe that show evidence of Hitler's infamous Blitzkrieg tactics, which represented a revolutionary new approach to warfare and brought Germany a string of victories

Rating: 6.8
4:00am
Nazi Megastructures
The Eagle's Nest
Season 3 Episode 1/6

The construction of Hitler's fortified alpine retreat on top of the 6000ft Kehlstein Mountain in Obersalzberg, Bavaria, and how it was defended from Allied bombing

Rating: 6.8

Fri 24 Nov

8:00am
Car SOS
Land Rover Legend
Season 2 Episode 5/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw plan to surprise the daughter of an amateur off-road champion by restoring her late mother's Series 1 Land Rover. The problem is the family heirloom has been off the road for 16 years and presents the duo with an ever-lengthening list of mechanical problems

Rating: 7.7
9:00am
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
10:00am
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
11:00am
Strippers: Cars for Cash
Breaking the Mould
Season 2 Episode 5/10

The teams bid on a Reliant Robin and an eco-friendly Toyota Prius as they try to make the most money by scrapping the vehicles

Rating: 7.5
12:00pm
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
1:00pm
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
2:00pm
WW2 Hell Under the Sea
Fatal Voyage
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The case of a vengeful American submarine captain who sank 17 ships before falling prey to his own torpedoes, leaving is crew faced with a battle to survive

3:00pm
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
4:00pm
War Heroes of the Skies
Battle of Britain
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Revealing the heroic stories of the Second World War's bravest pilots beginning with the Battle of Britain and the plight of squadron leader Douglas Bader who took to the skies with prosthetic limbs to face the Luftwaffe

Rating: 9
5:00pm
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
6:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Dangerous Approach
Season 15 Episode 6/10

Investigators try to find out why a plane crashed just a few miles from the runway in Colorado but find no answers - until an unlikely discovery leads to a shocking revelation

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
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
8:00pm
The Surgery Ship
Season 1 Episode 5/8

As the volunteer medics continue to treat desperate people in Africa, Doctor Nerida travels to Guinea to bring a past patient to the ship for critical surgery

Rating: 9.5
9:00pm
Explorer XL
Season 1 Episode 4/

Reports on whether Tanzania's great apes are capable of spirituality and the unintended consequences of Mexico's war on drugs

10:00pm
American Skinheads
The lives of modern-day white supremacists and how they have become less overt in their appearance and methods in an attempt to integrate into everyday society, while spreading their message via the internet, music and the political arena

Rating: 5.8
11:00pm
Air Crash Investigation
Deadly Test
Season 12 Episode 8/10

Reconstruction of XL Airways Germany Flight 888T, which spiralled into the Mediterranean in 2008, as experts try to identify what deadly flaw the Airbus was hiding

Rating: 8.3
12:00am
Car SOS
Skyline Sensation
Season 3 Episode 5/10

Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw help Kim, a dyed-in-the-wool petrolhead, who faced extreme difficulties while restoring her dream car - a 1995 Nissan Skyline GTR

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Car SOS
Anglia Angels
Season 1 Episode 5/10

Tim Shaw and expert mechanic Fuzz Townshend head to Bournemouth, Dorset to meet the Hutchings-Clarke family, who all drive Ford Anglias. However, one of their number has a model that doesn't even have an engine, so the plan is to give the vehicle a full makeover for its unsuspecting owner

Rating: 7.7
2:00am
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
3:00am
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
4:00am
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

Sat 25 Nov

8:00am
Into the Forbidden Zone
Sebastian Junger's 2001 interview with Ahmad Shah Massoud, a rebel warlord fighting against the Taliban in Afghanistan, who would later be assassinated by Al-Qaeda

9:00am
The Hunt for the Boston Bombers
Documentary telling the story of the five days of terror that followed the April 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, with access to the FBI, police, the injured and those who were caught up in the biggest manhunt of recent times. Featuring interviews, dramatisations and a look at the key moments in the decision-making process that led to the release of photographs of the suspects

Rating: 3.1
10:00am
Voices of 9/11
Documentary examining audio recordings made during the terrorist attacks, including radio transmissions, emergency services operators and eyewitness accounts

11:00am
George W Bush: The 9/11 Interview
An interview with the former US president, who talks candidly about the 2001 terrorist attacks, his reaction to the tragedy and the pressure to bring the culprits to justice
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

12:00pm
Seconds from Disaster
Pentagon 9/11
Season 1 Episode 13/13

Insight into the horrors of September 11, focusing on the American Airlines plane that struck the west wall of the Pentagon at 9.43am, killing 184 people within one hour of the first jet hitting the World Trade Centre

Rating: 4.1
1:00pm
Seconds from Disaster
9/11
Season 4 Episode 1/6

Examining the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, featuring testimony from air traffic control staff, and asking whether anyone could have stopped the perpetrators
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.1
2:00pm
9/11: I Was There
The stories of people caught up in the terrorist attacks and how they behaved under pressure, including a photographer who pulled to safety a woman with a broken leg

Rating: 4
3:00pm
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
5:00pm
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
6:00pm
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
7:00pm
Counter Terror NYC
Documentary examining how NYPD's terror task force protect the city that never sleeps, which is a top target for international terrorists

8:00pm
Access 360 World Heritage
St Petersburg
Season 2 Episode 5/9

Documentary examining how experts are safeguarding the palaces, cathedrals and museums of St Petersburg, which represent some of the world's finest art and architecture

9:00pm
9/11: The Longest War
A selection of the most important news reports on events connected to the World Trade Centre attacks from the past 15 years

Rating: 10
11:00pm
Bin Laden's Spy in America
The clandestine activities of terrorist leader Osama bin Laden's right-hand man, who infiltrated the US Military as a teacher of Middle Eastern politics and culture for more than 20 years, while overseeing the training of al-Qaida troops back home. The programme details his work in the States, how his identity finally came to light, and his eventual arrest by American officials

1:00am
9/11: Inside the Pentagon
Survivors of the 2001 terrorist attack on the Pentagon and first responders share their personal accounts of the tragedy

2:00am
9/11: Elite Rescue Cops
The story of the heroism and sacrifice of the NYPD's Emergency Service Unit on the day terrorists struck the World Trade Centre. Arriving within five minutes of the attacks, the team was first on the scene and saved countless lives - but the officers paid a terrible price when almost half of the men were lost in the rubble of the Twin Towers

Rating: 5
3:00am
9/11 Firehouse
Exploring the fire station that now stands as a memorial to the fallen heroes of the 9/11 terror attacks in New York City with rare archive footage and testimony of the surviving firefighters to reveal their courage and the sacrifices they made. As the only crew stationed within Ground Zero, its members were the first to arrive on the scene and saved thousands of lives in the minutes following the first plane strike

Rating: 4.3
4:00am
9/11: I Was There
The stories of people caught up in the terrorist attacks and how they behaved under pressure, including a photographer who pulled to safety a woman with a broken leg

Rating: 4