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Blitz: London’s Firestorm

29th December 1940: one of the most terrifying nights of the Blitz. Hitler hoped by destroying London's most iconic buildings, he could destroy Britain's national identity and will to fight.

Blitz London

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Last Dragon

Rooted in the natural world and built on credible science, this is a unique drama that uses state of the art CGI to bring the legend to life.

Last Dragon

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Stonehenge Live

An ambitious project to rebuild Stonehenge exactly as it looked 4,000 years ago and to carry out experiments to discover its purpose and how it was used.

Stonehenge

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Da Vinci Detective

Controversial scientist, Dr Maurizio Seracini, is on the trail of two fascinating unsolved mysteries from his casefile on Renaissance genius, Leonardo da Vinci.

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The Somme

The story of the bloodiest day in British army history, told through the letters and diaries of those who were there.

The Somme

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Inside Waco / Assault on Waco

In 1993, US agents raided a religious community in Waco, Texas. 84 people died in the longest and bloodiest siege in modern American history. This is the story of what really happened.

waco

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Journey to the Heart of the Tsunami / Unstoppable Wave

24 of the world's leading scientists explore deep below the Indian Ocean searching for the causes of the tsunami of December 26th 2004.

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Killer in a Small Town: The Ipswich Murders

They were victims of the fastest serial killings in British history. This is their untold story.

Jade

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Impact Earth / Comet Impact

A comet hits the coast of Ireland, and a bigger one is on its way towards the US where 100 million people have to be evacuated...

Impact Earth

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Kamikaze

This is the extraordinary and compelling story of the world's first suicide bombers - the Kamikazes.

Pilot scans sky

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Phil Spector’s Demons

Following the failure of the jury to reach a verdict in the murder trial of the legendary Phil Spector, this film uncovers the bizarre life of the reclusive, 'mad genius'.

Spector

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Young Elvis in Colour

30 years after the death of the King of Rock 'n Roll, this film celebrates the original Elvis by telling the story of a young man who changed the world forever.

Street at night