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An Island Parish: After the Hurricane

A year after the ‘Island Parish’ series captured the close community and relaxed way of life on the Caribbean island...

Island Parish

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Ancient Megastructures

The fascinating engineering stories behind three of the greatest ancient monuments: The Colosseum, The Great Pyramid of Giza and Chartres Cathedral.

Ancient Megastructures

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Atlantic Convoys: The War at Sea

The story of the longest battle of the Second World War.

Atlantic Convoys

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Atlas 4D

Explore the most breathtaking regions on earth. Experience their genesis across millions of years in stunning HD.

Horses running

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Beckoning Silence

Joe Simpson, whose battle for survival featured in Touching the Void, travels to the Eiger to tell the story of one of mountaineering's most epic tragedies.

Beckoning Silence

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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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Brick By Brick: Rebuilding Our Past

Dan Cruickshank and Charlie Luxton uncover the incredible hidden stories behind dismantled historic buildings, before meticulously resurrecting them.

Brick by Brick

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BRITAIN’S KILLER STORMS

2012: the year Britain's weather turned deadly and the real stories of the victims caught up in its fury.

Killer Storms

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Buildings in the name of God

An architectural examination of the religious fervour that drove men to build complex structures for the glory of god.

Buildings in the name of God

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Catching the Tax Dodgers

This film follows HMRC’s elite criminal investigation force for the very first time

Tax Dodgers

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Charles I: Downfall of a King

Historian Lisa Hilton discovers how, in just fifty tempestuous days, Charles I’s rule collapsed, laying the foundations for civil war,...

Charles I: Downfall of a King

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Charles I: Killing A King

This series investigates a momentous event in our political history – the trial and execution of King Charles 1; an...