Schedule

PBS America showcases the best American history, music, science, current affairs and arts and culture programming. Our wide selection of shows includes our NOVA series of science features, FRONTLINE which looks at current affairs, our history programmes, AMERICAN EXPERIENCE and various Entertainment, Arts & Culture 

You can find us on Sky channel 534 and on Virgin Media 276.

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Sat 29

  1. 11:20pm - 12:25am Air...
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Friday 28 Aug, 11:20pm

    Documentary relating the tale of the V-22 Osprey, an aircraft that cost billions of dollars to develop and was subject to years of political turmoil and media scrutiny
  2. 12:25am - 1:40am The Murder of Emmett Till
     

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    The Murder of Emmett Till

    Saturday 29 Aug, 12:25am

    Stanley Nelson's documentary recalls a horrific crime that served as a catalyst for the birth of the Civil...
  3. 1:40am - 2:40am Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA
     

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    Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA

    Saturday 29 Aug, 1:40am

    10.10pm, Friday 28 August The right to keep and bear arms is enshrined in the Second Amendment to the United...
  4. 2:40am - 3:40am Westerns: Pioneers of Television
     

    Westerns: Pioneers of Television

    Saturday 29 Aug, 2:40am

    Documentary series examining the development of American television. This episode examines the Western genre, examples of which include Gunsmoke, Bonanza and The Big Valley
  5. 3:40am - 4:35am Doctors and Nurses: Pioneers of Television
     

    Doctors and Nurses: Pioneers of Television

    Saturday 29 Aug, 3:40am

    Documentary series. This episode examines the continuing popularity of medical drama series on television
  6. 4:35am - 5:00am Tales...
     

    Tales of the Living Dead

    Saturday 29 Aug, 4:35am

    Archaeologist Vincent van Vilsteren investigates the 1901 discovery of a human hand and remnants of a skull in Wijster, an area in the Dutch province of Drent
  7. 5:00am - 6:00am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Saturday 29 Aug, 5:00am

    Featuring antiques and collectibles all connected to eating and drinking, including an 1805 Paul Storr cruet set in Georgian silver worth up to $12,000
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Saturday 29 Aug, 6:00am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. Discover what it takes to get on the back of two tons of bucking bull
  9. 6:25am - 7:20am Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Saturday 29 Aug, 6:25am

    A documentary relating the tale of the Apache attack helicopter, now one of the most trusted and lethal weapons in the sky after problems with its early development
  10. 7:20am - 9:35am The Civil War
     

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    The Civil War

    Saturday 29 Aug, 7:20am

    "Deservedly regarded as one of the finest history series ever made." Sunday Times Culture  Ken Burns' epic...
  11. 9:35am - 11:05am The Civil War
     

    The Civil War

    Saturday 29 Aug, 9:35am

    The second episode highlights the political infighting that threatened Lincoln's administration and the Union's ill-fated campaign in Virginia.
  12. 11:05am - 12:40pm The Civil War
     

    The Civil War

    Saturday 29 Aug, 11:05am

    The third episode reveals how, by July 1862, Lincoln was convinced that emancipation was now morally and militarily crucial to the future of the Union.
  13. 12:40pm - 2:00pm The Civil War
     

    The Civil War

    Saturday 29 Aug, 12:40pm

    The series continues with the Union disaster at Fredericksburg that prefaced further success for the Confederacy in May 1863 at Chancellorsville and Vicksburg.
  14. 2:00pm - 4:00pm The Civil War
     

    The Civil War

    Saturday 29 Aug, 2:00pm

    This episode includes an account of the Battle of Gettysburg in which 150,000 men fight to the death in Pennsylvania over a period of three days.
  15. 4:00pm - 5:35pm The Civil War
     

    The Civil War

    Saturday 29 Aug, 4:00pm

    Episode six compares Ulysses S Grant with Robert E Lee and then chronicles the battles that pitted the two generals against each other.
  16. 5:35pm - 7:00pm The Civil War
     

    The Civil War

    Saturday 29 Aug, 5:35pm

    The presidential election of 1864 sets Abraham Lincoln against his old commanding general, George McClellan, with the survival of the Union at stake.
  17. 7:00pm - 8:30pm The Civil War
     

    The Civil War

    Saturday 29 Aug, 7:00pm

    William Tecumseh Sherman's brilliant march to the sea brings the war to the heart of Georgia and the Carolinas and spells the end of the Confederacy.
  18. 8:30pm - 10:00pm The Civil War
     

    The Civil War

    Saturday 29 Aug, 8:30pm

    The final episode covers the aftermath of Lee's surrender, the assassination of Lincoln and the fates of the Civil War's major protagonists.
  19. 10:00pm - 11:10pm Lost Faces of America: Disfarmer
     

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    Lost Faces of America: Disfarmer

    Saturday 29 Aug, 10:00pm

    10pm, Saturday 29 August Martin Lavut's documentary tells the story of an artist who, decades after his death,...
  20. 11:10pm - 12:20am Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Saturday 29 Aug, 11:10pm

    A documentary relating the tale of the Apache attack helicopter, now one of the most trusted and lethal weapons in the sky after problems with its early development

Sun 30

  1. 11:10pm - 12:20am Air...
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Saturday 29 Aug, 11:10pm

    A documentary relating the tale of the Apache attack helicopter, now one of the most trusted and lethal weapons in the sky after problems with its early development
  2. 12:20am - 1:20am Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle
     

    Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle

    Sunday 30 Aug, 12:20am

    The story of the F-15 Eagle, the dominant American fighter aircraft for over 30 years, as told by the battle-tested pilots who flew it in action
  3. 1:20am - 2:15am Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Sunday 30 Aug, 1:20am

    Documentary relating the tale of the V-22 Osprey, an aircraft that cost billions of dollars to develop and was subject to years of political turmoil and media scrutiny
  4. 2:15am - 3:10am Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Sunday 30 Aug, 2:15am

    A documentary relating the tale of the Apache attack helicopter, now one of the most trusted and lethal weapons in the sky after problems with its early development
  5. 3:10am - 4:05am Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle
     

    Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle

    Sunday 30 Aug, 3:10am

    The story of the F-15 Eagle, the dominant American fighter aircraft for over 30 years, as told by the battle-tested pilots who flew it in action
  6. 4:05am - 5:05am Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Sunday 30 Aug, 4:05am

    Documentary relating the tale of the V-22 Osprey, an aircraft that cost billions of dollars to develop and was subject to years of political turmoil and media scrutiny
  7. 5:05am - 6:00am Lost Faces of America: Disfarmer
     

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    Lost Faces of America: Disfarmer

    Sunday 30 Aug, 5:05am

    10pm, Saturday 29 August Martin Lavut's documentary tells the story of an artist who, decades after his death,...
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

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    Hell on Hooves

    Sunday 30 Aug, 6:00am

    Dedicated professional athletes or crazed adrenalin junkies? This reality series follows the fortunes of a...
  9. 6:25am - 7:30am New York: City of Tomorrow
     

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    New York: City of Tomorrow

    Sunday 30 Aug, 6:25am

    9pm, Monday 24 - Tuesday 25 August New York: City of Tomorrow chronicles the dramatic events that followed the...
  10. 7:30am - 8:40am New York: City of Tomorrow
     

    New York: City of Tomorrow

    Sunday 30 Aug, 7:30am

    A chronicle of the events that followed the Crash of 1929 as the greatest depression in American history plunged New York into economic gloom.
  11. 8:40am - 10:30am New York: City and the World
     

    New York: City and the World

    Sunday 30 Aug, 8:40am

    The first programme of a two-part documentary that traces the spectacular and troubling changes that overtook New York, from the crash of 1929 through to World War II
  12. 10:30am - 11:40am New York: City and the World
     

    New York: City and the World

    Sunday 30 Aug, 10:30am

    9pm, Wednesday 26 - Thursday 27 August New York: City and the World, continues the story of New York as the city saw spectacular change. The Great Depression plunged the...
  13. 11:40am - 12:55pm Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Sunday 30 Aug, 11:40am

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  14. 12:55pm - 2:15pm The Statue of Liberty
     

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    The Statue of Liberty

    Sunday 30 Aug, 12:55pm

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  15. 2:15pm - 3:25pm New York: City of Tomorrow
     

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    New York: City of Tomorrow

    Sunday 30 Aug, 2:15pm

    9pm, Monday 24 - Tuesday 25 August New York: City of Tomorrow chronicles the dramatic events that followed the...
  16. 3:25pm - 4:35pm New York: City of Tomorrow
     

    New York: City of Tomorrow

    Sunday 30 Aug, 3:25pm

    A chronicle of the events that followed the Crash of 1929 as the greatest depression in American history plunged New York into economic gloom.
  17. 4:35pm - 6:25pm New York: City and the World
     

    New York: City and the World

    Sunday 30 Aug, 4:35pm

    The first programme of a two-part documentary that traces the spectacular and troubling changes that overtook New York, from the crash of 1929 through to World War II
  18. 6:25pm - 7:35pm New York: City and the World
     

    New York: City and the World

    Sunday 30 Aug, 6:25pm

    9pm, Wednesday 26 - Thursday 27 August New York: City and the World, continues the story of New York as the city saw spectacular change. The Great Depression plunged the...
  19. 7:35pm - 8:50pm Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Sunday 30 Aug, 7:35pm

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  20. 8:50pm - 10:10pm The Statue of Liberty
     

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    The Statue of Liberty

    Sunday 30 Aug, 8:50pm

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  21. 10:10pm - 11:15pm New York: City of Tomorrow
     

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    New York: City of Tomorrow

    Sunday 30 Aug, 10:10pm

    9pm, Monday 24 - Tuesday 25 August New York: City of Tomorrow chronicles the dramatic events that followed the...
  22. 11:15pm - 12:25am New York: City of Tomorrow
     

    New York: City of Tomorrow

    Sunday 30 Aug, 11:15pm

    A chronicle of the events that followed the Crash of 1929 as the greatest depression in American history plunged New York into economic gloom.

Mon 31

  1. 11:15pm - 12:25am New...
     

    New York: City of Tomorrow

    Sunday 30 Aug, 11:15pm

    A chronicle of the events that followed the Crash of 1929 as the greatest depression in American history plunged New York into economic gloom.
  2. 12:25am - 1:55am New York: City and the World
     

    New York: City and the World

    Monday 31 Aug, 12:25am

    The first programme of a two-part documentary that traces the spectacular and troubling changes that overtook New York, from the crash of 1929 through to World War II
  3. 1:55am - 2:55am New York: City and the World
     

    New York: City and the World

    Monday 31 Aug, 1:55am

    9pm, Wednesday 26 - Thursday 27 August New York: City and the World, continues the story of New York as the city saw spectacular change. The Great Depression plunged the...
  4. 2:55am - 3:55am Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Monday 31 Aug, 2:55am

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  5. 3:55am - 4:55am The Statue of Liberty
     

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    The Statue of Liberty

    Monday 31 Aug, 3:55am

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  6. 4:55am - 6:00am Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Monday 31 Aug, 4:55am

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  7. 6:00am - 6:55am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 31 Aug, 6:00am

    A celebration of objects for the young and the young at heart. As the show's appraisals prove, it is not only toys that capture the spirit of youth
  8. 6:55am - 7:55am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

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    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Monday 31 Aug, 6:55am

    6.40pm, Monday 31 August – Friday 3 September Broadcast over four nights, this epic series tells the story...
  9. 7:55am - 9:05am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 31 Aug, 7:55am

    A celebration of objects for the young and the young at heart. As the show's appraisals prove, it is not only toys that capture the spirit of youth
  10. 9:05am - 10:15am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

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    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Monday 31 Aug, 9:05am

    6.40pm, Monday 31 August – Friday 3 September Broadcast over four nights, this epic series tells the story...
  11. 10:15am - 11:25am The Murder of Emmett Till
     

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    The Murder of Emmett Till

    Monday 31 Aug, 10:15am

    Stanley Nelson's documentary recalls a horrific crime that served as a catalyst for the birth of the Civil...
  12. 11:25am - 12:40pm Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA
     

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    Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA

    Monday 31 Aug, 11:25am

    10.10pm, Friday 28 August The right to keep and bear arms is enshrined in the Second Amendment to the United...
  13. 12:40pm - 1:45pm Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Monday 31 Aug, 12:40pm

    Documentary relating the tale of the V-22 Osprey, an aircraft that cost billions of dollars to develop and was subject to years of political turmoil and media scrutiny
  14. 1:45pm - 3:00pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

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    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Monday 31 Aug, 1:45pm

    6.40pm, Monday 31 August – Friday 3 September Broadcast over four nights, this epic series tells the story...
  15. 3:00pm - 4:15pm The Murder of Emmett Till
     

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    The Murder of Emmett Till

    Monday 31 Aug, 3:00pm

    Stanley Nelson's documentary recalls a horrific crime that served as a catalyst for the birth of the Civil...
  16. 4:15pm - 5:25pm Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA
     

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    Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA

    Monday 31 Aug, 4:15pm

    10.10pm, Friday 28 August The right to keep and bear arms is enshrined in the Second Amendment to the United...
  17. 5:25pm - 6:40pm Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Monday 31 Aug, 5:25pm

    Documentary relating the tale of the V-22 Osprey, an aircraft that cost billions of dollars to develop and was subject to years of political turmoil and media scrutiny
  18. 6:40pm - 7:55pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

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    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Monday 31 Aug, 6:40pm

    6.40pm, Monday 31 August – Friday 3 September Broadcast over four nights, this epic series tells the story...
  19. 7:55pm - 9:00pm Into the Death Zone: Salvage Workers
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Salvage Workers

    Monday 31 Aug, 7:55pm

    9pm, Monday 29 June Their jobs are well-paid, and deservedly so, for they are extremely risky. But someone has...
  20. 9:00pm - 11:00pm New York: Centre of the World
     

    New York: Centre of the World

    Monday 31 Aug, 9:00pm

    In one of those “remember where you were” moments, billions of people worldwide watched in horror as the twin towers of New York’s World Trade Center were attacked,...
  21. 11:00pm - 12:10am Into the Death Zone: Salvage Workers
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Salvage Workers

    Monday 31 Aug, 11:00pm

    9pm, Monday 29 June Their jobs are well-paid, and deservedly so, for they are extremely risky. But someone has...

Tue 01

  1. 11:00pm - 12:10am Int...
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Salvage Workers

    Monday 31 Aug, 11:00pm

    9pm, Monday 29 June Their jobs are well-paid, and deservedly so, for they are extremely risky. But someone has...
  2. 12:10am - 1:15am Science of Interrogation
     

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    Science of Interrogation

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 12:10am

    The dilemma is a common one. The detective is aware that the person he is questioning can provide crucial...
  3. 1:15am - 2:15am 9/11: Stories in Fragments
     

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    9/11: Stories in Fragments

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 1:15am

    September 11, 2001 will always be remembered as a date that changed world history, but many individual stories...
  4. 2:15am - 3:10am Science of Interrogation
     

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    Science of Interrogation

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 2:15am

    The dilemma is a common one. The detective is aware that the person he is questioning can provide crucial...
  5. 3:10am - 4:05am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 3:10am

    A celebration of objects for the young and the young at heart. As the show's appraisals prove, it is not only toys that capture the spirit of youth
  6. 4:05am - 5:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

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    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 4:05am

    6.40pm, Monday 31 August – Friday 3 September Broadcast over four nights, this epic series tells the story...
  7. 5:00am - 6:00am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 5:00am

    A celebration of objects for the young and the young at heart. As the show's appraisals prove, it is not only toys that capture the spirit of youth
  8. 6:00am - 7:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 6:00am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. The reign of the despotic Tiberius comes under scrutiny
  9. 7:00am - 8:15am JFK: A New Perspective
     

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    JFK: A New Perspective

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 7:00am

    6.35pm, Tuesday 3 - Friday 6 March Broadcast over four nights, this documentary by Susan Bellows uses recently...
  10. 8:15am - 9:30am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 8:15am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. The reign of the despotic Tiberius comes under scrutiny
  11. 9:30am - 10:35am Science of Interrogation
     

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    Science of Interrogation

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 9:30am

    The dilemma is a common one. The detective is aware that the person he is questioning can provide crucial...
  12. 10:35am - 12:40pm New York: Centre of the World
     

    New York: Centre of the World

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 10:35am

    In one of those “remember where you were” moments, billions of people worldwide watched in horror as the twin towers of New York’s World Trade Center were attacked,...
  13. 12:40pm - 1:55pm Into the Death Zone: Salvage Workers
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Salvage Workers

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 12:40pm

    9pm, Monday 29 June Their jobs are well-paid, and deservedly so, for they are extremely risky. But someone has...
  14. 1:55pm - 3:10pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 1:55pm

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. The reign of the despotic Tiberius comes under scrutiny
  15. 3:10pm - 5:15pm New York: Centre of the World
     

    New York: Centre of the World

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 3:10pm

    In one of those “remember where you were” moments, billions of people worldwide watched in horror as the twin towers of New York’s World Trade Center were attacked,...
  16. 5:15pm - 6:40pm Into the Death Zone: Salvage Workers
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Salvage Workers

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 5:15pm

    9pm, Monday 29 June Their jobs are well-paid, and deservedly so, for they are extremely risky. But someone has...
  17. 6:40pm - 7:55pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 6:40pm

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. The reign of the despotic Tiberius comes under scrutiny
  18. 7:55pm - 9:00pm Into the Death Zone: Skywalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Skywalker

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 7:55pm

    9pm, Monday 20 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  19. 9:00pm - 10:45pm New York: Centre of the World
     

    New York: Centre of the World

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 9:00pm

    The second of two programmes offering a powerful portrait of the events leading up to and beyond the autumn of 2001.
  20. 10:45pm - 11:55pm Into the Death Zone: Skywalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Skywalker

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 10:45pm

    9pm, Monday 20 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  21. 11:55pm - 12:55am Twi...
     

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    Twister Chasers

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 11:55pm

    They are deadly and unpredictable, yet they are magnificent. They send most people running in fear, yet others...

Wed 02

  1. 11:55pm - 12:55am Twister Chasers
     

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    Twister Chasers

    Tuesday 01 Sep, 11:55pm

    They are deadly and unpredictable, yet they are magnificent. They send most people running in fear, yet others...
  2. 12:55am - 1:50am Science of Interrogation
     

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    Science of Interrogation

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 12:55am

    The dilemma is a common one. The detective is aware that the person he is questioning can provide crucial...
  3. 1:50am - 2:45am Twister Chasers
     

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    Twister Chasers

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 1:50am

    They are deadly and unpredictable, yet they are magnificent. They send most people running in fear, yet others...
  4. 2:45am - 3:40am JFK: A New Perspective
     

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    JFK: A New Perspective

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 2:45am

    6.35pm, Tuesday 3 - Friday 6 March Broadcast over four nights, this documentary by Susan Bellows uses recently...
  5. 3:40am - 4:05am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 3:40am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour with each episode reviewing the action from a new location throughout the season
  6. 4:05am - 5:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 4:05am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. The reign of the despotic Tiberius comes under scrutiny
  7. 5:00am - 6:00am JFK: A New Perspective
     

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    JFK: A New Perspective

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 5:00am

    6.35pm, Tuesday 3 - Friday 6 March Broadcast over four nights, this documentary by Susan Bellows uses recently...
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  8. 6:00am - 6:55am JFK: A New Perspective
     

    JFK: A New Perspective

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 6:00am

    This episode of the biographical series covers John F Kennedy's election to the Senate in 1952 through to his successful campaign to become president in 1960. Part 2 of 4.
  9. 6:55am - 8:05am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 6:55am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Claudius rises to become one of the greatest emperors of the Roman Empire
  10. 8:05am - 9:20am JFK: A New Perspective
     

    JFK: A New Perspective

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 8:05am

    This episode of the biographical series covers John F Kennedy's election to the Senate in 1952 through to his successful campaign to become president in 1960. Part 2 of 4.
  11. 9:20am - 10:35am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 9:20am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Claudius rises to become one of the greatest emperors of the Roman Empire
  12. 10:35am - 11:45am 9/11: Stories in Fragments
     

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    9/11: Stories in Fragments

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 10:35am

    September 11, 2001 will always be remembered as a date that changed world history, but many individual stories...
  13. 11:45am - 1:30pm New York: Centre of the World
     

    New York: Centre of the World

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 11:45am

    The second of two programmes offering a powerful portrait of the events leading up to and beyond the autumn of 2001.
  14. 1:30pm - 2:35pm Into the Death Zone: Skywalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Skywalker

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 1:30pm

    9pm, Monday 20 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  15. 2:35pm - 3:50pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 2:35pm

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Claudius rises to become one of the greatest emperors of the Roman Empire
  16. 3:50pm - 5:35pm New York: Centre of the World
     

    New York: Centre of the World

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 3:50pm

    The second of two programmes offering a powerful portrait of the events leading up to and beyond the autumn of 2001.
  17. 5:35pm - 6:40pm Into the Death Zone: Skywalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Skywalker

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 5:35pm

    9pm, Monday 20 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  18. 6:40pm - 7:55pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 6:40pm

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Claudius rises to become one of the greatest emperors of the Roman Empire
  19. 7:55pm - 9:00pm Into the Death Zone: Firewalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Firewalker

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 7:55pm

    9pm, Monday 13 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  20. 9:00pm - 10:15pm The Statue of Liberty
     

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    The Statue of Liberty

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 9:00pm

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  21. 10:15pm - 11:20pm Golden Gate Bridge
     

    Golden Gate Bridge

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 10:15pm

    The story behind the construction of the bridge, opened in May 1937, which followed 13 years of political wrangling on the part of constructor Joseph Strauss.
  22. 11:20pm - 12:30am Into the Death Zone: Firewalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Firewalker

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 11:20pm

    9pm, Monday 13 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...

Thu 03

  1. 11:20pm - 12:30am Into...
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Firewalker

    Wednesday 02 Sep, 11:20pm

    9pm, Monday 13 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  2. 12:30am - 1:40am The Statue of Liberty
     

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    The Statue of Liberty

    Thursday 03 Sep, 12:30am

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  3. 1:40am - 2:35am Golden Gate Bridge
     

    Golden Gate Bridge

    Thursday 03 Sep, 1:40am

    The story behind the construction of the bridge, opened in May 1937, which followed 13 years of political wrangling on the part of constructor Joseph Strauss.
  4. 2:35am - 3:30am JFK: A New Perspective
     

    JFK: A New Perspective

    Thursday 03 Sep, 2:35am

    This episode of the biographical series covers John F Kennedy's election to the Senate in 1952 through to his successful campaign to become president in 1960. Part 2 of 4.
  5. 3:30am - 4:30am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Thursday 03 Sep, 3:30am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Claudius rises to become one of the greatest emperors of the Roman Empire
  6. 4:30am - 5:35am JFK: A New Perspective
     

    JFK: A New Perspective

    Thursday 03 Sep, 4:30am

    This episode of the biographical series covers John F Kennedy's election to the Senate in 1952 through to his successful campaign to become president in 1960. Part 2 of 4.
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Thursday 03 Sep, 5:35am

    Series following a group of cowboys on the bull-riding rodeo tour. It is the start of Cowboy Christmas which means a lot of travelling to a lot of rodeos
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Thursday 03 Sep, 6:00am

    It is the Canadian Finals Rodeo, and nerves are frayed and tempers flare as one bull rider is saddled with a series of bulls that won't buck
  9. 6:25am - 6:50am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Thursday 03 Sep, 6:25am

    Series following bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. For one cowboy, to win the Ponoka Stampede could guarantee a berth at the end-of-season finals
  10. 6:50am - 8:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Thursday 03 Sep, 6:50am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Nero's death leaves the empire facing an uncertain future
  11. 8:00am - 9:15am JFK: A New Perspective
     

    JFK: A New Perspective

    Thursday 03 Sep, 8:00am

    The series continues by recalling the hapless Bay of Pigs invasion of 1961, just a few months into Kennedy's presidency, and the fear of communist gains in Asia. Part 3 of 4.
  12. 9:15am - 10:30am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Thursday 03 Sep, 9:15am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Nero's death leaves the empire facing an uncertain future
  13. 10:30am - 11:50am The Statue of Liberty
     

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    The Statue of Liberty

    Thursday 03 Sep, 10:30am

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  14. 11:50am - 12:55pm Golden Gate Bridge
     

    Golden Gate Bridge

    Thursday 03 Sep, 11:50am

    The story behind the construction of the bridge, opened in May 1937, which followed 13 years of political wrangling on the part of constructor Joseph Strauss.
  15. 12:55pm - 2:00pm Into the Death Zone: Firewalker
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Into the Death Zone: Firewalker

    Thursday 03 Sep, 12:55pm

    9pm, Monday 13 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  16. 2:00pm - 3:15pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Thursday 03 Sep, 2:00pm

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Nero's death leaves the empire facing an uncertain future
  17. 3:15pm - 4:30pm The Statue of Liberty
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    The Statue of Liberty

    Thursday 03 Sep, 3:15pm

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  18. 4:30pm - 5:35pm Golden Gate Bridge
     

    Golden Gate Bridge

    Thursday 03 Sep, 4:30pm

    The story behind the construction of the bridge, opened in May 1937, which followed 13 years of political wrangling on the part of constructor Joseph Strauss.
  19. 5:35pm - 6:40pm Into the Death Zone: Firewalker
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Into the Death Zone: Firewalker

    Thursday 03 Sep, 5:35pm

    9pm, Monday 13 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  20. 6:40pm - 7:55pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Thursday 03 Sep, 6:40pm

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Nero's death leaves the empire facing an uncertain future
  21. 7:55pm - 9:00pm Into the Death Zone: Blow Out
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Blow Out

    Thursday 03 Sep, 7:55pm

    9pm, Monday 6 July  The series exploring the most dangerous occupations on the planet, following the men and...
  22. 9:00pm - 10:10pm Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Thursday 03 Sep, 9:00pm

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  23. 10:10pm - 11:20pm Mount Rushmore
     

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    Mount Rushmore

    Thursday 03 Sep, 10:10pm

    A granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills bears the carved faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson,...
  24. 11:20pm - 12:30am Into the Death Zone: Blow Out
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Blow Out

    Thursday 03 Sep, 11:20pm

    9pm, Monday 6 July  The series exploring the most dangerous occupations on the planet, following the men and...

Fri 04

  1. 11:20pm - 12:30am Into...
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Into the Death Zone: Blow Out

    Thursday 03 Sep, 11:20pm

    9pm, Monday 6 July  The series exploring the most dangerous occupations on the planet, following the men and...
  2. 12:30am - 1:40am Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Friday 04 Sep, 12:30am

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  3. 1:40am - 2:35am Mount Rushmore
     

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    Mount Rushmore

    Friday 04 Sep, 1:40am

    A granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills bears the carved faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson,...
  4. 2:35am - 3:35am JFK: A New Perspective
     

    JFK: A New Perspective

    Friday 04 Sep, 2:35am

    The series continues by recalling the hapless Bay of Pigs invasion of 1961, just a few months into Kennedy's presidency, and the fear of communist gains in Asia. Part 3 of 4.
  5. 3:35am - 4:35am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Friday 04 Sep, 3:35am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Nero's death leaves the empire facing an uncertain future
  6. 4:35am - 5:35am JFK: A New Perspective
     

    JFK: A New Perspective

    Friday 04 Sep, 4:35am

    The series continues by recalling the hapless Bay of Pigs invasion of 1961, just a few months into Kennedy's presidency, and the fear of communist gains in Asia. Part 3 of 4.
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Friday 04 Sep, 5:35am

    Series following bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. For one cowboy, to win the Ponoka Stampede could guarantee a berth at the end-of-season finals
  8. 6:00am - 6:55am JFK: A New Perspective
     

    JFK: A New Perspective

    Friday 04 Sep, 6:00am

    The final episode of the series covers the Cuban Missile Crisis, Kennedy's support for a civil rights act and his fateful decision to visit Dallas in November 1963. Part 4 of 4.
  9. 6:55am - 8:00am Fracking: Shattered Ground
     

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    Fracking: Shattered Ground

    Friday 04 Sep, 6:55am

    9pm, Friday 19 December As fossil fuels become more scarce, our quest for cheap power continues. But with...
  10. 8:00am - 9:15am JFK: A New Perspective
     

    JFK: A New Perspective

    Friday 04 Sep, 8:00am

    The final episode of the series covers the Cuban Missile Crisis, Kennedy's support for a civil rights act and his fateful decision to visit Dallas in November 1963. Part 4 of 4.
  11. 9:15am - 10:25am Fracking: Shattered Ground
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Fracking: Shattered Ground

    Friday 04 Sep, 9:15am

    9pm, Friday 19 December As fossil fuels become more scarce, our quest for cheap power continues. But with...
  12. 10:25am - 11:40am Brooklyn Bridge
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Brooklyn Bridge

    Friday 04 Sep, 10:25am

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  13. 11:40am - 12:55pm Mount Rushmore
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Mount Rushmore

    Friday 04 Sep, 11:40am

    A granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills bears the carved faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson,...
  14. 12:55pm - 2:00pm Into the Death Zone: Blow Out
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Into the Death Zone: Blow Out

    Friday 04 Sep, 12:55pm

    9pm, Monday 6 July  The series exploring the most dangerous occupations on the planet, following the men and...
  15. 2:00pm - 3:10pm Fracking: Shattered Ground
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Fracking: Shattered Ground

    Friday 04 Sep, 2:00pm

    9pm, Friday 19 December As fossil fuels become more scarce, our quest for cheap power continues. But with...
  16. 3:10pm - 4:30pm Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Friday 04 Sep, 3:10pm

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  17. 4:30pm - 5:35pm Mount Rushmore
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Mount Rushmore

    Friday 04 Sep, 4:30pm

    A granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills bears the carved faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson,...
  18. 5:35pm - 6:40pm Into the Death Zone: Blow Out
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Into the Death Zone: Blow Out

    Friday 04 Sep, 5:35pm

    9pm, Monday 6 July  The series exploring the most dangerous occupations on the planet, following the men and...
  19. 6:40pm - 7:50pm Fracking: Shattered Ground
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Fracking: Shattered Ground

    Friday 04 Sep, 6:40pm

    9pm, Friday 19 December As fossil fuels become more scarce, our quest for cheap power continues. But with...
  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Rise of the Drones
     

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    Rise of the Drones

    Friday 04 Sep, 7:50pm

    7.50pm, Wednesday 29 April Some are as large as jumbo jets, while others are the size of a bird. Twenty years...
  21. 9:00pm - 10:10pm Obama at War
     

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    Obama at War

    Friday 04 Sep, 9:00pm

    9pm, Friday 4 September He has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, but as commander-in-chief of the American...
  22. 10:10pm - 11:20pm The Rise of ISIS
     

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    The Rise of ISIS

    Friday 04 Sep, 10:10pm

    "Exemplary piece of journalism." Radio Times 10.15pm, Friday 6 February FRONTLINE...
  23. 11:20pm - 12:30am Rise of the Drones
     

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    Rise of the Drones

    Friday 04 Sep, 11:20pm

    7.50pm, Wednesday 29 April Some are as large as jumbo jets, while others are the size of a bird. Twenty years...

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