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Sat 24 Feb

6:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Space Men
The story of a pioneering group of US Air Force scientists and pilots who collected data about the biological and technical factors required to support human activity in space

9:10am
Death Camp Treblinka: Survivor Stories
An insight into how Samuel Willenberg and Kalman Taigman escaped from the concentration camp in Poland, where more than 800,000 Polish Jews died during the Nazi Holocaust. The two men were able to flee during a revolt in August 1943, before one of them sought vengeance in the 1944 Warsaw Uprising and the other appeared at the trial of Adolf Eichmann for war crimes in 1961. This film documents their stories, the fate of their families and offers fresh accounts of a forgotten death camp

Rating: 4.8
10:20am
Revealed
Goering's Last Secret
Season 9 Episode 1/12

Documentary shedding light on the relationship between leading Nazi Party member Hermann Goering and his philanthropic brother Albert, who worked to save many Jews from extermination during the Second World War. Eyewitness testimonies and historical evidence reveal how Albert's good deeds might not have been possible without the help of his war-mongering sibling

Rating: 8.1
11:25am
The Desert Generals
Tobruk - Triumph and Disaster
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Tim Collins re-investigates Britain's critical desert campaign during the Second World War, and the controversial battle tactics needed to take on Germany's panzers in total war and prevent Hitler from gaining Egypt, Iraq and the oilfields. He begins by reflecting on the siege of Tobruk, when Rommel struck a blow against Allied forces

12:30pm
The Desert Generals
Victory and Controversy at El Alamein
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Tim Collins concludes his examination of Britain's critical desert campaign during the Second World War by exploring the Battle of El Alamein, which marked the turning point in Nazi Germany's Egyptian expansion and stopped Hitler's African ambitions in their tracks

1:35pm
Killing Zone Atlantic
Documentary following a team of divers and historians mapping the lost wrecks of the Battle of the Atlantic, which saw more than 3,500 Allied ships and nearly 800 U-boats sunk

3:30pm
Death Camp Treblinka: Survivor Stories
An insight into how Samuel Willenberg and Kalman Taigman escaped from the concentration camp in Poland, where more than 800,000 Polish Jews died during the Nazi Holocaust. The two men were able to flee during a revolt in August 1943, before one of them sought vengeance in the 1944 Warsaw Uprising and the other appeared at the trial of Adolf Eichmann for war crimes in 1961. This film documents their stories, the fate of their families and offers fresh accounts of a forgotten death camp

Rating: 4.8
4:35pm
Revealed
Goering's Last Secret
Season 9 Episode 1/12

Documentary shedding light on the relationship between leading Nazi Party member Hermann Goering and his philanthropic brother Albert, who worked to save many Jews from extermination during the Second World War. Eyewitness testimonies and historical evidence reveal how Albert's good deeds might not have been possible without the help of his war-mongering sibling

Rating: 8.1
5:50pm
The Desert Generals
Tobruk - Triumph and Disaster
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Tim Collins re-investigates Britain's critical desert campaign during the Second World War, and the controversial battle tactics needed to take on Germany's panzers in total war and prevent Hitler from gaining Egypt, Iraq and the oilfields. He begins by reflecting on the siege of Tobruk, when Rommel struck a blow against Allied forces

6:50pm
The Desert Generals
Victory and Controversy at El Alamein
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Tim Collins concludes his examination of Britain's critical desert campaign during the Second World War by exploring the Battle of El Alamein, which marked the turning point in Nazi Germany's Egyptian expansion and stopped Hitler's African ambitions in their tracks

7:55pm
Killing Zone Atlantic
Documentary following a team of divers and historians mapping the lost wrecks of the Battle of the Atlantic, which saw more than 3,500 Allied ships and nearly 800 U-boats sunk

9:50pm
Death Camp Treblinka: Survivor Stories
An insight into how Samuel Willenberg and Kalman Taigman escaped from the concentration camp in Poland, where more than 800,000 Polish Jews died during the Nazi Holocaust. The two men were able to flee during a revolt in August 1943, before one of them sought vengeance in the 1944 Warsaw Uprising and the other appeared at the trial of Adolf Eichmann for war crimes in 1961. This film documents their stories, the fate of their families and offers fresh accounts of a forgotten death camp

Rating: 4.8
10:55pm
Revealed
Goering's Last Secret
Season 9 Episode 1/12

Documentary shedding light on the relationship between leading Nazi Party member Hermann Goering and his philanthropic brother Albert, who worked to save many Jews from extermination during the Second World War. Eyewitness testimonies and historical evidence reveal how Albert's good deeds might not have been possible without the help of his war-mongering sibling

Rating: 8.1
12:05am
Killing Zone Atlantic
Documentary following a team of divers and historians mapping the lost wrecks of the Battle of the Atlantic, which saw more than 3,500 Allied ships and nearly 800 U-boats sunk

2:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2

Sun 25 Feb

6:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
10 That Changed America
10 Homes That Changed America
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Geoffrey Baer visits 10 properties representing the diverse character of the residential landscape, including Thomas Jefferson's home in Monticello, Virginia

9:15am
10 That Changed America
10 Towns That Changed America
Season 1 Episode 3/3

Geoffrey Baer examines urban planning, looking at the architecture and design of towns including Salt Lake City and the Pearl District in Portland, Oregon

10:25am
Ultimate Mars Challenge
Documentary exploring the discoveries made by Nasa's Curiosity rover, which began its exploration of Mars in 2012

Rating: 10
11:35am
Sputnik Declassified
The story of America's early efforts, before the advent of Nasa, to get into space. When the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1 on October 4, 1957, the news came as a huge blow to US's prestige, effectively heralding a new phase of the Cold War. This documentary details the inter-service rivalries and talent-draining anti-communist witch-hunts that effectively neutralised the impact of the recruitment of Wernher von Braun to head up the American project

12:40pm
Moon Shots
The story of Nasa lunar missions from Apollo 1 to Apollo 17 told using footage taken by astronauts, from images of the craft to the historic film of the Earth itself

1:55pm
Space Men
The story of a pioneering group of US Air Force scientists and pilots who collected data about the biological and technical factors required to support human activity in space

3:05pm
10 That Changed America
10 Buildings That Changed America
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Geoffrey Baer embarks on an architectural journey across America, surveying 10 iconic buildings that have come to define modern America

4:15pm
10 That Changed America
10 Homes That Changed America
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Geoffrey Baer visits 10 properties representing the diverse character of the residential landscape, including Thomas Jefferson's home in Monticello, Virginia

5:25pm
10 That Changed America
10 Towns That Changed America
Season 1 Episode 3/3

Geoffrey Baer examines urban planning, looking at the architecture and design of towns including Salt Lake City and the Pearl District in Portland, Oregon

6:35pm
Ultimate Mars Challenge
Documentary exploring the discoveries made by Nasa's Curiosity rover, which began its exploration of Mars in 2012

Rating: 10
7:45pm
Sputnik Declassified
The story of America's early efforts, before the advent of Nasa, to get into space. When the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1 on October 4, 1957, the news came as a huge blow to US's prestige, effectively heralding a new phase of the Cold War. This documentary details the inter-service rivalries and talent-draining anti-communist witch-hunts that effectively neutralised the impact of the recruitment of Wernher von Braun to head up the American project

9:00pm
Moon Shots
The story of Nasa lunar missions from Apollo 1 to Apollo 17 told using footage taken by astronauts, from images of the craft to the historic film of the Earth itself

10:15pm
Space Men
The story of a pioneering group of US Air Force scientists and pilots who collected data about the biological and technical factors required to support human activity in space

11:30pm
10 That Changed America
10 Buildings That Changed America
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Geoffrey Baer embarks on an architectural journey across America, surveying 10 iconic buildings that have come to define modern America

12:50am
10 That Changed America
10 Homes That Changed America
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Geoffrey Baer visits 10 properties representing the diverse character of the residential landscape, including Thomas Jefferson's home in Monticello, Virginia

2:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2

Mon 26 Feb

6:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Space Mistakes: How Nasa Failures Furthered Exploration
Columbia
Season 1 Episode 6/6

A look at events surrounding the space shuttle Columbia disaster, revealing why the loss of a small piece of foam led to a tragic loss of life

Rating: 10
8:35am
My Son the Jihadi
In 2011, Sally Evans discovered her 21-year-old son had travelled from the UK to Somalia to join an Islamist terrorist group. Thomas Evans had been recruited to Al Shabaab, an al-Qaeda affiliate jihadi group behind multiple atrocities, including the 2013 Westgate shopping attack in Kenya. Filmed over a pivotal nine-month period, this programme documents the struggle Sally and her youngest son Micheal faced as they tried to reconcile the Thomas they knew with the jihadi-preaching Islamist he became

Rating: 3.2
9:35am
Jerusalem: Centre of the World
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The first of two programmes in which Ray Suarez examines the historical facts and religious beliefs that have led so many thousands to live and die for the city. He explores its founding and the birth and convergence of the world's three major monotheistic religions

10:50am
Birth of a Movement: The Battle Against America's First Blockbuster
Documentary examining journalist William M Trotter's role in the birth of the civil rights movement, as he protested against screenings of DW Griffiths' Birth of a Nation in 1915

11:55am
My Son the Jihadi
In 2011, Sally Evans discovered her 21-year-old son had travelled from the UK to Somalia to join an Islamist terrorist group. Thomas Evans had been recruited to Al Shabaab, an al-Qaeda affiliate jihadi group behind multiple atrocities, including the 2013 Westgate shopping attack in Kenya. Filmed over a pivotal nine-month period, this programme documents the struggle Sally and her youngest son Micheal faced as they tried to reconcile the Thomas they knew with the jihadi-preaching Islamist he became

Rating: 3.2
1:00pm
Space Men
The story of a pioneering group of US Air Force scientists and pilots who collected data about the biological and technical factors required to support human activity in space

2:10pm
Jerusalem: Centre of the World
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The first of two programmes in which Ray Suarez examines the historical facts and religious beliefs that have led so many thousands to live and die for the city. He explores its founding and the birth and convergence of the world's three major monotheistic religions

3:15pm
Birth of a Movement: The Battle Against America's First Blockbuster
Documentary examining journalist William M Trotter's role in the birth of the civil rights movement, as he protested against screenings of DW Griffiths' Birth of a Nation in 1915

4:25pm
My Son the Jihadi
In 2011, Sally Evans discovered her 21-year-old son had travelled from the UK to Somalia to join an Islamist terrorist group. Thomas Evans had been recruited to Al Shabaab, an al-Qaeda affiliate jihadi group behind multiple atrocities, including the 2013 Westgate shopping attack in Kenya. Filmed over a pivotal nine-month period, this programme documents the struggle Sally and her youngest son Micheal faced as they tried to reconcile the Thomas they knew with the jihadi-preaching Islamist he became

Rating: 3.2
5:30pm
Space Men
The story of a pioneering group of US Air Force scientists and pilots who collected data about the biological and technical factors required to support human activity in space

6:35pm
Jerusalem: Centre of the World
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The first of two programmes in which Ray Suarez examines the historical facts and religious beliefs that have led so many thousands to live and die for the city. He explores its founding and the birth and convergence of the world's three major monotheistic religions

7:45pm
The Mosquito Reborn: Gaining Altitude
Documentary about the de Havilland Mosquito, featuring archive footage and interviews with veteran pilots interspersed with story of the restoration of one of the combat aircraft

Rating: 10
9:00pm
WWII: China's Forgotten War
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Rana Mitter explores China's role in the Second World War, uncovering neglected stories of China's modern war history, and the impact on the nation's development

10:00pm
Hitler's Holocaust
Manhunt
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary focusing on the perpetrators of the Holocaust, Goebbels' devious presentation of the war with the USSR as a preventive measure and the subsequent extermination of the so-called `Jewish-Bolshevik intelligence'. Hitler wished to rid the east of living space as part of his plan for the Greater Germanic Reich extending from the Atlantic to the Urals and, ordered locals to be expelled, killed and `racially debilitated'

Rating: 9.1
11:10pm
The Mosquito Reborn: Gaining Altitude
Documentary about the de Havilland Mosquito, featuring archive footage and interviews with veteran pilots interspersed with story of the restoration of one of the combat aircraft

Rating: 10
12:25am
WWII: China's Forgotten War
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Rana Mitter explores China's role in the Second World War, uncovering neglected stories of China's modern war history, and the impact on the nation's development

1:25am
Space Mistakes: How Nasa Failures Furthered Exploration
Columbia
Season 1 Episode 6/6

A look at events surrounding the space shuttle Columbia disaster, revealing why the loss of a small piece of foam led to a tragic loss of life

Rating: 10
2:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2

Tue 27 Feb

6:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Space Mistakes: How Nasa Failures Furthered Exploration
Return to Disaster
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary detailing how mistakes allowed scientists, engineers and astronauts at Nasa to learn from their errors and make breakthroughs in the field of space travel

Rating: 10
8:35am
Hitler's Holocaust
Manhunt
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary focusing on the perpetrators of the Holocaust, Goebbels' devious presentation of the war with the USSR as a preventive measure and the subsequent extermination of the so-called `Jewish-Bolshevik intelligence'. Hitler wished to rid the east of living space as part of his plan for the Greater Germanic Reich extending from the Atlantic to the Urals and, ordered locals to be expelled, killed and `racially debilitated'

Rating: 9.1
9:40am
Jerusalem: Centre of the World
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Ray Suarez continues to delve into the historical facts and religious beliefs that have led so many thousands to live and die for the city. He touches the walls of Hezekiah's famed underground water-filled tunnels built over 2,500 years ago and visits the recently discovered Siloam pool where Jesus, it is said, cured a man's blindness

10:50am
WWII: China's Forgotten War
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Rana Mitter explores China's role in the Second World War, uncovering neglected stories of China's modern war history, and the impact on the nation's development

11:55am
Hitler's Holocaust
Manhunt
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary focusing on the perpetrators of the Holocaust, Goebbels' devious presentation of the war with the USSR as a preventive measure and the subsequent extermination of the so-called `Jewish-Bolshevik intelligence'. Hitler wished to rid the east of living space as part of his plan for the Greater Germanic Reich extending from the Atlantic to the Urals and, ordered locals to be expelled, killed and `racially debilitated'

Rating: 9.1
1:00pm
The Mosquito Reborn: Gaining Altitude
Documentary about the de Havilland Mosquito, featuring archive footage and interviews with veteran pilots interspersed with story of the restoration of one of the combat aircraft

Rating: 10
2:15pm
Jerusalem: Centre of the World
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Ray Suarez continues to delve into the historical facts and religious beliefs that have led so many thousands to live and die for the city. He touches the walls of Hezekiah's famed underground water-filled tunnels built over 2,500 years ago and visits the recently discovered Siloam pool where Jesus, it is said, cured a man's blindness

3:20pm
WWII: China's Forgotten War
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Rana Mitter explores China's role in the Second World War, uncovering neglected stories of China's modern war history, and the impact on the nation's development

4:20pm
Hitler's Holocaust
Manhunt
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary focusing on the perpetrators of the Holocaust, Goebbels' devious presentation of the war with the USSR as a preventive measure and the subsequent extermination of the so-called `Jewish-Bolshevik intelligence'. Hitler wished to rid the east of living space as part of his plan for the Greater Germanic Reich extending from the Atlantic to the Urals and, ordered locals to be expelled, killed and `racially debilitated'

Rating: 9.1
5:30pm
The Mosquito Reborn: Gaining Altitude
Documentary about the de Havilland Mosquito, featuring archive footage and interviews with veteran pilots interspersed with story of the restoration of one of the combat aircraft

Rating: 10
6:40pm
Jerusalem: Centre of the World
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Ray Suarez continues to delve into the historical facts and religious beliefs that have led so many thousands to live and die for the city. He touches the walls of Hezekiah's famed underground water-filled tunnels built over 2,500 years ago and visits the recently discovered Siloam pool where Jesus, it is said, cured a man's blindness

7:55pm
Lancaster at War
A detailed look at the Avro Lancaster, the bomber that became the workhorse of the RAF during the Second World War. The documentary interweaves archive film material with interviews with former crew members to paint a vivid picture of the war waged in the skies over Europe

9:00pm
WWII: China's Forgotten War
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Rana Mitter explores China's role in the Second World War, uncovering neglected stories of China's modern war history, and the impact on the nation's development

10:00pm
Hitler's Holocaust
The Decision
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Examining anti-semitism in Europe before and after the Fuehrer's election. As Germany expanded eastward, a policy of deportation was considered ineffective - leading Hitler to set in motion the programme of extermination that would become the Final Solution. Featuring interviews with those who escaped the slaughter, as well as former guards who explain how the orders were carried out unquestioningly

Rating: 9.1
11:10pm
Lancaster at War
A detailed look at the Avro Lancaster, the bomber that became the workhorse of the RAF during the Second World War. The documentary interweaves archive film material with interviews with former crew members to paint a vivid picture of the war waged in the skies over Europe

12:20am
WWII: China's Forgotten War
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Rana Mitter explores China's role in the Second World War, uncovering neglected stories of China's modern war history, and the impact on the nation's development

1:30am
Space Mistakes: How Nasa Failures Furthered Exploration
Return to Disaster
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary detailing how mistakes allowed scientists, engineers and astronauts at Nasa to learn from their errors and make breakthroughs in the field of space travel

Rating: 10
2:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2

Wed 28 Feb

6:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Space Mistakes: How Nasa Failures Furthered Exploration
Mars or Bust
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Technicians face serious injury - and even loss of life - when work during a test procedure on the Mars Exploration Rover goes horribly wrong

Rating: 10
8:35am
Hitler's Holocaust
The Decision
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Examining anti-semitism in Europe before and after the Fuehrer's election. As Germany expanded eastward, a policy of deportation was considered ineffective - leading Hitler to set in motion the programme of extermination that would become the Final Solution. Featuring interviews with those who escaped the slaughter, as well as former guards who explain how the orders were carried out unquestioningly

Rating: 9.1
9:40am
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
The Way of the Samurai
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary charting Japanese history between the 16th and 19th centuries, beginning with the arrival of Portuguese missionaries, and the rise of Ieyasu Tokugawa

10:50am
WWII: China's Forgotten War
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Rana Mitter explores China's role in the Second World War, uncovering neglected stories of China's modern war history, and the impact on the nation's development

11:55am
Hitler's Holocaust
The Decision
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Examining anti-semitism in Europe before and after the Fuehrer's election. As Germany expanded eastward, a policy of deportation was considered ineffective - leading Hitler to set in motion the programme of extermination that would become the Final Solution. Featuring interviews with those who escaped the slaughter, as well as former guards who explain how the orders were carried out unquestioningly

Rating: 9.1
1:00pm
Lancaster at War
A detailed look at the Avro Lancaster, the bomber that became the workhorse of the RAF during the Second World War. The documentary interweaves archive film material with interviews with former crew members to paint a vivid picture of the war waged in the skies over Europe

2:00pm
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
The Way of the Samurai
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary charting Japanese history between the 16th and 19th centuries, beginning with the arrival of Portuguese missionaries, and the rise of Ieyasu Tokugawa

3:10pm
WWII: China's Forgotten War
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Rana Mitter explores China's role in the Second World War, uncovering neglected stories of China's modern war history, and the impact on the nation's development

4:15pm
Hitler's Holocaust
The Decision
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Examining anti-semitism in Europe before and after the Fuehrer's election. As Germany expanded eastward, a policy of deportation was considered ineffective - leading Hitler to set in motion the programme of extermination that would become the Final Solution. Featuring interviews with those who escaped the slaughter, as well as former guards who explain how the orders were carried out unquestioningly

Rating: 9.1
5:25pm
Lancaster at War
A detailed look at the Avro Lancaster, the bomber that became the workhorse of the RAF during the Second World War. The documentary interweaves archive film material with interviews with former crew members to paint a vivid picture of the war waged in the skies over Europe

6:35pm
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
The Way of the Samurai
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary charting Japanese history between the 16th and 19th centuries, beginning with the arrival of Portuguese missionaries, and the rise of Ieyasu Tokugawa

7:50pm
Escape in the Pacific 4-4-43
Documentary examining the time when American Prisoners of War escaped from a penal colony on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. They were held after the fall of the islands to the Japanese invaders, and became the only successful group to escape from a Japanese POW camp during the entire Second World War

Rating: 10
9:00pm
Death or Freedom: The Jericho Jailbreak
The story of Operation Jericho, a 1944 mission that saw a squadron of RAF Mosquito bombers try to free French Resistance fighters from a prison in Amiens

10:15pm
Hitler's Holocaust
The Ghetto
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Focusing on the atrocities committed in Poland following the Nazis' 1939 invasion. The country's Jewish citizens were rounded up and moved into ghettos, where they were subjected to enforced labour and starvation. Two years later, the Jews were promised work in the East, but instead found themselves transported to concentration camps, where thousands perished

Rating: 9.1
11:30pm
Escape in the Pacific 4-4-43
Documentary examining the time when American Prisoners of War escaped from a penal colony on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. They were held after the fall of the islands to the Japanese invaders, and became the only successful group to escape from a Japanese POW camp during the entire Second World War

Rating: 10
12:50am
Death or Freedom: The Jericho Jailbreak
The story of Operation Jericho, a 1944 mission that saw a squadron of RAF Mosquito bombers try to free French Resistance fighters from a prison in Amiens

2:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2

Thu 1 Mar

6:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Hitler's Holocaust
The Ghetto
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Focusing on the atrocities committed in Poland following the Nazis' 1939 invasion. The country's Jewish citizens were rounded up and moved into ghettos, where they were subjected to enforced labour and starvation. Two years later, the Jews were promised work in the East, but instead found themselves transported to concentration camps, where thousands perished

Rating: 9.1
9:10am
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
The Will of the Shogun
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The documentary charting Japanese history continues, revealing how the Shogun lord Ieyasu Tokugawa allied with the English to build himself a trading fleet

10:15am
Death or Freedom: The Jericho Jailbreak
The story of Operation Jericho, a 1944 mission that saw a squadron of RAF Mosquito bombers try to free French Resistance fighters from a prison in Amiens

11:25am
Hitler's Holocaust
The Ghetto
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Focusing on the atrocities committed in Poland following the Nazis' 1939 invasion. The country's Jewish citizens were rounded up and moved into ghettos, where they were subjected to enforced labour and starvation. Two years later, the Jews were promised work in the East, but instead found themselves transported to concentration camps, where thousands perished

Rating: 9.1
12:30pm
Escape in the Pacific 4-4-43
Documentary examining the time when American Prisoners of War escaped from a penal colony on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. They were held after the fall of the islands to the Japanese invaders, and became the only successful group to escape from a Japanese POW camp during the entire Second World War

Rating: 10
1:40pm
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
The Will of the Shogun
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The documentary charting Japanese history continues, revealing how the Shogun lord Ieyasu Tokugawa allied with the English to build himself a trading fleet

2:55pm
Death or Freedom: The Jericho Jailbreak
The story of Operation Jericho, a 1944 mission that saw a squadron of RAF Mosquito bombers try to free French Resistance fighters from a prison in Amiens

4:00pm
Hitler's Holocaust
The Ghetto
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Focusing on the atrocities committed in Poland following the Nazis' 1939 invasion. The country's Jewish citizens were rounded up and moved into ghettos, where they were subjected to enforced labour and starvation. Two years later, the Jews were promised work in the East, but instead found themselves transported to concentration camps, where thousands perished

Rating: 9.1
5:15pm
Escape in the Pacific 4-4-43
Documentary examining the time when American Prisoners of War escaped from a penal colony on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. They were held after the fall of the islands to the Japanese invaders, and became the only successful group to escape from a Japanese POW camp during the entire Second World War

Rating: 10
6:35pm
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
The Will of the Shogun
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The documentary charting Japanese history continues, revealing how the Shogun lord Ieyasu Tokugawa allied with the English to build himself a trading fleet

7:50pm
Maggie's War
The story of platoon leader James `Maggie' Megellas, who led H Company of the 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment through some of the deadliest battles of the Second World War, including the Battle of Anzio, Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge

9:00pm
Winston Churchill: Winning the War, Losing the Peace
A look at Winston Churchill's battle to be elected Prime Minister just weeks after VE Day. The war leader was confident of victory, but ended up being humiliated at the polls with the Conservative party almost annihilated. Surprising revelations from first-hand witnesses, including Sir Max Hastings, Juliet Gardiner, Anthony Beevor and Dave Douglas, help to uncover whether Churchill's rejection was a mark of ingratitude, or the most mature decision ever made by a democracy

10:15pm
Hitler's Holocaust
Murder Factory
Season 1 Episode 4/6

How the concentration camps operated in Fuehrer-controlled continental Europe, from the journey and arrival to selection for either work or death. Survivors of Auschwitz reveal how they were forced to become criminals or complicit in the killing of Jews to save their own lives and officers discuss the process of dealing with corpses on a daily basis

Rating: 9.1
11:30pm
Maggie's War
The story of platoon leader James `Maggie' Megellas, who led H Company of the 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment through some of the deadliest battles of the Second World War, including the Battle of Anzio, Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge

12:50am
Winston Churchill: Winning the War, Losing the Peace
A look at Winston Churchill's battle to be elected Prime Minister just weeks after VE Day. The war leader was confident of victory, but ended up being humiliated at the polls with the Conservative party almost annihilated. Surprising revelations from first-hand witnesses, including Sir Max Hastings, Juliet Gardiner, Anthony Beevor and Dave Douglas, help to uncover whether Churchill's rejection was a mark of ingratitude, or the most mature decision ever made by a democracy

2:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2

Fri 2 Mar

6:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2
8:00am
Hitler's Holocaust
Murder Factory
Season 1 Episode 4/6

How the concentration camps operated in Fuehrer-controlled continental Europe, from the journey and arrival to selection for either work or death. Survivors of Auschwitz reveal how they were forced to become criminals or complicit in the killing of Jews to save their own lives and officers discuss the process of dealing with corpses on a daily basis

Rating: 9.1
9:10am
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
The Return of the Barbarians
Season 1 Episode 3/3

The documentary charting Japanese history concludes, exploring how Shogun Tsunayoshi's focus on arts and education paved the way to contact with the West

10:20am
Winston Churchill: Winning the War, Losing the Peace
A look at Winston Churchill's battle to be elected Prime Minister just weeks after VE Day. The war leader was confident of victory, but ended up being humiliated at the polls with the Conservative party almost annihilated. Surprising revelations from first-hand witnesses, including Sir Max Hastings, Juliet Gardiner, Anthony Beevor and Dave Douglas, help to uncover whether Churchill's rejection was a mark of ingratitude, or the most mature decision ever made by a democracy

11:30am
Hitler's Holocaust
Murder Factory
Season 1 Episode 4/6

How the concentration camps operated in Fuehrer-controlled continental Europe, from the journey and arrival to selection for either work or death. Survivors of Auschwitz reveal how they were forced to become criminals or complicit in the killing of Jews to save their own lives and officers discuss the process of dealing with corpses on a daily basis

Rating: 9.1
12:40pm
Maggie's War
The story of platoon leader James `Maggie' Megellas, who led H Company of the 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment through some of the deadliest battles of the Second World War, including the Battle of Anzio, Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge

1:55pm
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
The Return of the Barbarians
Season 1 Episode 3/3

The documentary charting Japanese history concludes, exploring how Shogun Tsunayoshi's focus on arts and education paved the way to contact with the West

3:05pm
Winston Churchill: Winning the War, Losing the Peace
A look at Winston Churchill's battle to be elected Prime Minister just weeks after VE Day. The war leader was confident of victory, but ended up being humiliated at the polls with the Conservative party almost annihilated. Surprising revelations from first-hand witnesses, including Sir Max Hastings, Juliet Gardiner, Anthony Beevor and Dave Douglas, help to uncover whether Churchill's rejection was a mark of ingratitude, or the most mature decision ever made by a democracy

4:15pm
Hitler's Holocaust
Murder Factory
Season 1 Episode 4/6

How the concentration camps operated in Fuehrer-controlled continental Europe, from the journey and arrival to selection for either work or death. Survivors of Auschwitz reveal how they were forced to become criminals or complicit in the killing of Jews to save their own lives and officers discuss the process of dealing with corpses on a daily basis

Rating: 9.1
5:25pm
Maggie's War
The story of platoon leader James `Maggie' Megellas, who led H Company of the 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment through some of the deadliest battles of the Second World War, including the Battle of Anzio, Operation Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge

6:40pm
Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire
The Return of the Barbarians
Season 1 Episode 3/3

The documentary charting Japanese history concludes, exploring how Shogun Tsunayoshi's focus on arts and education paved the way to contact with the West

7:50pm
The Last Passage
Documentary telling the dramatic story of the secret Second World War network known as the Comet Line, which helped Allied soldiers and airmen evade capture by the Germans

9:00pm
World War II: Saving the Reality
Documentary about Kenneth W Rendell's museum in Boston, which boasts the world's most comprehensive private collection of original Second World War memorabilia, including Hitler Youth uniforms, a Japanese admiral's uniform, Montgomery's signature beret and a Sherman tank

10:15pm
Hitler's Holocaust
Resistance
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Survivors of the atrocities reveal the various forms of Jewish resistance. Protests ranged from the subtle, such as notes in soldiers' pockets and silent disobedience, to more radical measures including the 1943 organised uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto and the planned escape at Treblinka. Many Jews took the option of joining the Soviets to fight against their persecutors, leading 20,000 to escape death

Rating: 9.1
11:25pm
The Last Passage
Documentary telling the dramatic story of the secret Second World War network known as the Comet Line, which helped Allied soldiers and airmen evade capture by the Germans

12:40am
World War II: Saving the Reality
Documentary about Kenneth W Rendell's museum in Boston, which boasts the world's most comprehensive private collection of original Second World War memorabilia, including Hitler Youth uniforms, a Japanese admiral's uniform, Montgomery's signature beret and a Sherman tank

2:00am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 2.2