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 243.

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Wed 08

  1. 11:20pm - 12:30am The...
     

    The Bear Whisperer

    Tuesday 07 Jul, 11:20pm

    A two-part documentary following bear-wrangler Steve Searles as he tries to ensure that humans and bears can co-exist in a resort town popular with tourists. Part 2 of 2
  2. 12:30am - 1:45am Fighting the Blue
     

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    Fighting the Blue

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 12:30am

    9pm, Tuesday 7 July This four-part documentary series recalls the summer of 1940, celebrating the courage and...
  3. 1:45am - 2:40am Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 1:45am

    Country music singer Trace Adkins explores objects inside the Smithsonian Institution that reflect life in the Confederacy in 1861, a time of great upheaval
  4. 2:40am - 3:35am Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
     

    Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 2:40am

    The second of four programmes by Ken Burns that tell the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's exploration of America's unknown spaces
  5. 3:35am - 4:30am Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 3:35am

    Country music singer Trace Adkins explores objects inside the Smithsonian Institution that reflect life in the Confederacy in 1861, a time of great upheaval
  6. 4:30am - 6:00am The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
     

    The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 4:30am

    The story behind President Abraham Lincoln's assassination, covering the period from his second inaugural address in March 1865 to his death just over a month later
  7. 6:00am - 6:55am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 6:00am

    In El Paso, Texas, Mark L Walberg and appraiser John Buxton are at the Centennial Museum to check out beautiful pre-Columbian pottery from the Casas Grandes culture
  8. 6:55am - 7:50am Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
     

    Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 6:55am

    The third of four programmes by Ken Burns that tell the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's exploration of America's unknown spaces
  9. 7:50am - 9:00am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 7:50am

    In El Paso, Texas, Mark L Walberg and appraiser John Buxton are at the Centennial Museum to check out beautiful pre-Columbian pottery from the Casas Grandes culture
  10. 9:00am - 10:05am Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
     

    Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 9:00am

    The third of four programmes by Ken Burns that tell the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's exploration of America's unknown spaces
  11. 10:05am - 10:50am The Golden Age of Zeppelins
     

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    The Golden Age of Zeppelins

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 10:05am

    7.45pm, Sunday 1 March  This spectacular documentary recalls a remarkable period in the history of aviation...
  12. 10:50am - 12:00pm Fighting the Blue
     

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    Fighting the Blue

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 10:50am

    9pm, Tuesday 7 July This four-part documentary series recalls the summer of 1940, celebrating the courage and...
  13. 12:00pm - 1:05pm Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 12:00pm

    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
  14. 1:05pm - 2:10pm The Bear Whisperer
     

    The Bear Whisperer

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 1:05pm

    A two-part documentary following bear-wrangler Steve Searles as he tries to ensure that humans and bears can co-exist in a resort town popular with tourists. Part 2 of 2
  15. 2:10pm - 3:20pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 2:10pm

    In El Paso, Texas, Mark L Walberg and appraiser John Buxton are at the Centennial Museum to check out beautiful pre-Columbian pottery from the Casas Grandes culture
  16. 3:20pm - 4:35pm Fighting the Blue
     

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    Fighting the Blue

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 3:20pm

    9pm, Tuesday 7 July This four-part documentary series recalls the summer of 1940, celebrating the courage and...
  17. 4:35pm - 5:40pm Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 4:35pm

    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
  18. 5:40pm - 6:40pm The Bear Whisperer
     

    The Bear Whisperer

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 5:40pm

    A two-part documentary following bear-wrangler Steve Searles as he tries to ensure that humans and bears can co-exist in a resort town popular with tourists. Part 2 of 2
  19. 6:40pm - 7:50pm Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
     

    Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 6:40pm

    The third of four programmes by Ken Burns that tell the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's exploration of America's unknown spaces
  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Grizzly
     

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    Grizzly

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 7:50pm

    Susan Sarandon narrates this engaging documentary following two grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park as...
  21. 9:00pm - 10:10pm Hitler's Atlantic Wall
     

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    Hitler's Atlantic Wall

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 9:00pm

    Having conquered much of western Europe, Hitler knew that the borders of the Third Reich needed to be...
  22. 10:10pm - 11:15pm Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 10:10pm

    In the last programme of the series, actor Dennis Haysbert traces his ancestry four generations back to enslaved people sold to plantations in the Deep South
  23. 11:15pm - 12:20am Grizzly
     

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    Grizzly

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 11:15pm

    Susan Sarandon narrates this engaging documentary following two grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park as...

Thu 09

  1. 11:15pm - 12:20am Grizzl...
     

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    Grizzly

    Wednesday 08 Jul, 11:15pm

    Susan Sarandon narrates this engaging documentary following two grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park as...
  2. 12:20am - 1:30am Hitler's Atlantic Wall
     

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    Hitler's Atlantic Wall

    Thursday 09 Jul, 12:20am

    Having conquered much of western Europe, Hitler knew that the borders of the Third Reich needed to be...
  3. 1:30am - 2:30am Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Thursday 09 Jul, 1:30am

    In the last programme of the series, actor Dennis Haysbert traces his ancestry four generations back to enslaved people sold to plantations in the Deep South
  4. 2:30am - 3:20am Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
     

    Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

    Thursday 09 Jul, 2:30am

    The third of four programmes by Ken Burns that tell the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's exploration of America's unknown spaces
  5. 3:20am - 4:15am Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Thursday 09 Jul, 3:20am

    In the last programme of the series, actor Dennis Haysbert traces his ancestry four generations back to enslaved people sold to plantations in the Deep South
  6. 4:15am - 5:05am America's Secret D-Day Disaster
     

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    America's Secret D-Day Disaster

    Thursday 09 Jul, 4:15am

    All day Saturday 6 June On the anniversary of the Normandy landings in 1944, PBS America presents a selection...
  7. 5:05am - 6:00am Grizzly
     

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    Grizzly

    Thursday 09 Jul, 5:05am

    Susan Sarandon narrates this engaging documentary following two grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park as...
  8. 6:00am - 6:55am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Thursday 09 Jul, 6:00am

    In sunny El Paso, Texas, Mark L Walberg and appraiser Chris Mitchell explore how the 'Mississippi' rifle dramatically changed the odds in the Mexican-American War
  9. 6:55am - 7:55am Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
     

    Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

    Thursday 09 Jul, 6:55am

    The final programme in the series by Ken Burns that tells the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's exploration of America's unknown spaces
  10. 7:55am - 9:10am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Thursday 09 Jul, 7:55am

    In sunny El Paso, Texas, Mark L Walberg and appraiser Chris Mitchell explore how the 'Mississippi' rifle dramatically changed the odds in the Mexican-American War
  11. 9:10am - 10:20am Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
     

    Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

    Thursday 09 Jul, 9:10am

    The final programme in the series by Ken Burns that tells the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's exploration of America's unknown spaces
  12. 10:20am - 11:30am Hitler's Atlantic Wall
     

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    Hitler's Atlantic Wall

    Thursday 09 Jul, 10:20am

    Having conquered much of western Europe, Hitler knew that the borders of the Third Reich needed to be...
  13. 11:30am - 12:35pm Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Thursday 09 Jul, 11:30am

    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. 12:35pm - 1:45pm Grizzly
     

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    Grizzly

    Thursday 09 Jul, 12:35pm

    Susan Sarandon narrates this engaging documentary following two grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park as...
  15. 1:45pm - 3:00pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Thursday 09 Jul, 1:45pm

    In sunny El Paso, Texas, Mark L Walberg and appraiser Chris Mitchell explore how the 'Mississippi' rifle dramatically changed the odds in the Mexican-American War
  16. 3:00pm - 4:10pm Hitler's Atlantic Wall
     

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    Hitler's Atlantic Wall

    Thursday 09 Jul, 3:00pm

    Having conquered much of western Europe, Hitler knew that the borders of the Third Reich needed to be...
  17. 4:10pm - 5:20pm Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Thursday 09 Jul, 4:10pm

    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. 5:20pm - 6:40pm Grizzly
     

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    Grizzly

    Thursday 09 Jul, 5:20pm

    Susan Sarandon narrates this engaging documentary following two grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park as...
  19. 6:40pm - 7:50pm Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
     

    Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

    Thursday 09 Jul, 6:40pm

    The final programme in the series by Ken Burns that tells the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's exploration of America's unknown spaces
  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm American Bison: Facing the Storm
     

    American Bison: Facing the Storm

    Thursday 09 Jul, 7:50pm

    An account of man's relationship with the bison, a creature that once populated the plains of North America in the tens of millions but was almost hunted to extinction
  21. 9:00pm - 10:10pm The Bombing of Germany
     

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    The Bombing of Germany

    Thursday 09 Jul, 9:00pm

    9pm, Tuesday 3 February During the latter stages of the Second World War, the Allied bombing campaign brought...
  22. 10:10pm - 11:20pm Victory in the Pacific
     

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    Victory in the Pacific

    Thursday 09 Jul, 10:10pm

    This two-part documentary tells the story of the final year of World War II in the Pacific, recalling the...
  23. 11:20pm - 12:35am American Bison: Facing the Storm
     

    American Bison: Facing the Storm

    Thursday 09 Jul, 11:20pm

    An account of man's relationship with the bison, a creature that once populated the plains of North America in the tens of millions but was almost hunted to extinction

Fri 10

  1. 11:20pm - 12:35am American Bison: Facing the Storm
     

    American Bison: Facing the Storm

    Thursday 09 Jul, 11:20pm

    An account of man's relationship with the bison, a creature that once populated the plains of North America in the tens of millions but was almost hunted to extinction
  2. 12:35am - 1:45am The Bombing of Germany
     

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    The Bombing of Germany

    Friday 10 Jul, 12:35am

    9pm, Tuesday 3 February During the latter stages of the Second World War, the Allied bombing campaign brought...
  3. 1:45am - 2:40am Victory in the Pacific
     

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    Victory in the Pacific

    Friday 10 Jul, 1:45am

    This two-part documentary tells the story of the final year of World War II in the Pacific, recalling the...
  4. 2:40am - 3:40am Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
     

    Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery

    Friday 10 Jul, 2:40am

    The final programme in the series by Ken Burns that tells the story of Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's exploration of America's unknown spaces
  5. 3:40am - 4:35am Victory in the Pacific
     

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    Victory in the Pacific

    Friday 10 Jul, 3:40am

    This two-part documentary tells the story of the final year of World War II in the Pacific, recalling the...
  6. 4:35am - 5:35am Volcano Above the Clouds
     

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    Volcano Above the Clouds

    Friday 10 Jul, 4:35am

    Hugh Thomson’s film follows geologists Volker Lorenz and Kevin Docherty on a trip to Mount Kilimanjaro...
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Friday 10 Jul, 5:35am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. In the battle for the championship buckle, it all comes down to two final bull rides
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Friday 10 Jul, 6:00am

    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
  9. 6:25am - 7:20am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Friday 10 Jul, 6:25am

    Mark L Walberg and Bruce Shackelford discuss the styles and construction that distinguish Texas spurs and what collectors of vintage spurs are willing to pay
  10. 7:20am - 8:20am Twister Chasers
     

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    Twister Chasers

    Friday 10 Jul, 7:20am

    They are deadly and unpredictable, yet they are magnificent. They send most people running in fear, yet others...
  11. 8:20am - 9:30am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Friday 10 Jul, 8:20am

    Mark L Walberg and Bruce Shackelford discuss the styles and construction that distinguish Texas spurs and what collectors of vintage spurs are willing to pay
  12. 9:30am - 10:35am Twister Chasers
     

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    Twister Chasers

    Friday 10 Jul, 9:30am

    They are deadly and unpredictable, yet they are magnificent. They send most people running in fear, yet others...
  13. 10:35am - 11:45am The Bombing of Germany
     

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    The Bombing of Germany

    Friday 10 Jul, 10:35am

    9pm, Tuesday 3 February During the latter stages of the Second World War, the Allied bombing campaign brought...
  14. 11:45am - 12:55pm Supercarrier
     

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    Supercarrier

    Friday 10 Jul, 11:45am

    Broadcast in two parts, this documentary takes a look at life aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, a floating city...
  15. 12:55pm - 2:05pm American Bison: Facing the Storm
     

    American Bison: Facing the Storm

    Friday 10 Jul, 12:55pm

    An account of man's relationship with the bison, a creature that once populated the plains of North America in the tens of millions but was almost hunted to extinction
  16. 2:05pm - 3:15pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Friday 10 Jul, 2:05pm

    Mark L Walberg and Bruce Shackelford discuss the styles and construction that distinguish Texas spurs and what collectors of vintage spurs are willing to pay
  17. 3:15pm - 4:30pm The Bombing of Germany
     

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    The Bombing of Germany

    Friday 10 Jul, 3:15pm

    9pm, Tuesday 3 February During the latter stages of the Second World War, the Allied bombing campaign brought...
  18. 4:30pm - 5:35pm Supercarrier
     

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    Supercarrier

    Friday 10 Jul, 4:30pm

    Broadcast in two parts, this documentary takes a look at life aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, a floating city...
  19. 5:35pm - 6:50pm American Bison: Facing the Storm
     

    American Bison: Facing the Storm

    Friday 10 Jul, 5:35pm

    An account of man's relationship with the bison, a creature that once populated the plains of North America in the tens of millions but was almost hunted to extinction
  20. 6:50pm - 7:55pm Twister Chasers
     

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    Twister Chasers

    Friday 10 Jul, 6:50pm

    They are deadly and unpredictable, yet they are magnificent. They send most people running in fear, yet others...
  21. 7:55pm - 9:00pm Volcano Above the Clouds
     

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    Volcano Above the Clouds

    Friday 10 Jul, 7:55pm

    Hugh Thomson’s film follows geologists Volker Lorenz and Kevin Docherty on a trip to Mount Kilimanjaro...
  22. 9:00pm - 10:10pm The Last of the Few
     

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    The Last of the Few

    Friday 10 Jul, 9:00pm

    9pm, Friday 10 July This documentary takes a detailed look at the Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight, an aerial...
  23. 10:10pm - 11:20pm Victory in the Pacific
     

    Victory in the Pacific

    Friday 10 Jul, 10:10pm

    The second of two programmes examining the escalation of bloodletting during World War II from the vantage point of both the Japanese and the Americans.
  24. 11:20pm - 12:30am Volcano Above the Clouds
     

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    Volcano Above the Clouds

    Friday 10 Jul, 11:20pm

    Hugh Thomson’s film follows geologists Volker Lorenz and Kevin Docherty on a trip to Mount Kilimanjaro...

Sat 11

  1. 11:20pm - 12:30am Volcan...
     

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    Volcano Above the Clouds

    Friday 10 Jul, 11:20pm

    Hugh Thomson’s film follows geologists Volker Lorenz and Kevin Docherty on a trip to Mount Kilimanjaro...
  2. 12:30am - 1:45am The Last of the Few
     

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    The Last of the Few

    Saturday 11 Jul, 12:30am

    9pm, Friday 10 July This documentary takes a detailed look at the Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight, an aerial...
  3. 1:45am - 2:40am Victory in the Pacific
     

    Victory in the Pacific

    Saturday 11 Jul, 1:45am

    The second of two programmes examining the escalation of bloodletting during World War II from the vantage point of both the Japanese and the Americans.
  4. 2:40am - 3:35am Twister Chasers
     

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    Twister Chasers

    Saturday 11 Jul, 2:40am

    They are deadly and unpredictable, yet they are magnificent. They send most people running in fear, yet others...
  5. 3:35am - 4:35am Victory in the Pacific
     

    Victory in the Pacific

    Saturday 11 Jul, 3:35am

    The second of two programmes examining the escalation of bloodletting during World War II from the vantage point of both the Japanese and the Americans.
  6. 4:35am - 5:35am Building Extreme Alaska
     

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    Building Extreme Alaska

    Saturday 11 Jul, 4:35am

    Forged over millions of years, the state of Alaska boasts some of the world's most extreme...
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Saturday 11 Jul, 5:35am

    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
  8. 6:00am - 6:55am Hitler's Sunken Secret
     

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    Hitler's Sunken Secret

    Saturday 11 Jul, 6:00am

    This documentary tells one of the forgotten stories of World War II, a raid by Norwegian resistance fighters...
  9. 6:55am - 8:00am The Bombing of Germany
     

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    The Bombing of Germany

    Saturday 11 Jul, 6:55am

    9pm, Tuesday 3 February During the latter stages of the Second World War, the Allied bombing campaign brought...
  10. 8:00am - 8:35am Tales of the Living Dead
     

    Tales of the Living Dead

    Saturday 11 Jul, 8:00am

    Documentary series. Physical anthropologist Dr Liesbeth Smits recalls the excavation of a Bronze Age grave site in Wassenaar, Holland, that yielded 12 bodies
  11. 8:35am - 9:40am Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Saturday 11 Jul, 8:35am

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  12. 9:40am - 10:50am Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Saturday 11 Jul, 9:40am

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  13. 10:50am - 11:55am Hitler's Sunken Secret
     

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    Hitler's Sunken Secret

    Saturday 11 Jul, 10:50am

    This documentary tells one of the forgotten stories of World War II, a raid by Norwegian resistance fighters...
  14. 11:55am - 1:00pm The Bombing of Germany
     

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    The Bombing of Germany

    Saturday 11 Jul, 11:55am

    9pm, Tuesday 3 February During the latter stages of the Second World War, the Allied bombing campaign brought...
  15. 1:00pm - 2:15pm The Last of the Few
     

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    The Last of the Few

    Saturday 11 Jul, 1:00pm

    9pm, Friday 10 July This documentary takes a detailed look at the Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight, an aerial...
  16. 2:15pm - 3:20pm Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Saturday 11 Jul, 2:15pm

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  17. 3:20pm - 4:30pm Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Saturday 11 Jul, 3:20pm

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  18. 4:30pm - 5:35pm Hitler's Sunken Secret
     

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    Hitler's Sunken Secret

    Saturday 11 Jul, 4:30pm

    This documentary tells one of the forgotten stories of World War II, a raid by Norwegian resistance fighters...
  19. 5:35pm - 6:40pm The Bombing of Germany
     

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    The Bombing of Germany

    Saturday 11 Jul, 5:35pm

    9pm, Tuesday 3 February During the latter stages of the Second World War, the Allied bombing campaign brought...
  20. 6:40pm - 7:50pm The Last of the Few
     

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    The Last of the Few

    Saturday 11 Jul, 6:40pm

    9pm, Friday 10 July This documentary takes a detailed look at the Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight, an aerial...
  21. 7:50pm - 8:55pm Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Saturday 11 Jul, 7:50pm

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  22. 8:55pm - 10:00pm Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Saturday 11 Jul, 8:55pm

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  23. 10:00pm - 12:00am Dear Zachary
     

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    Dear Zachary

    Saturday 11 Jul, 10:00pm

    PART OF INDIE DOC NIGHT SEASON: DEAR ZACHARY 10pm, Saturday 11 July Kurt Kuenne’s powerful and moving...

Sun 12

  1. 12:00am - 1:05am Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Sunday 12 Jul, 12:00am

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  2. 1:05am - 1:55am Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Sunday 12 Jul, 1:05am

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  3. 1:55am - 3:35am Dear Zachary
     

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    Dear Zachary

    Sunday 12 Jul, 1:55am

    PART OF INDIE DOC NIGHT SEASON: DEAR ZACHARY 10pm, Saturday 11 July Kurt Kuenne’s powerful and moving...
  4. 3:35am - 4:05am Tales...
     

    Tales of the Living Dead

    Sunday 12 Jul, 3:35am

    Documentary series. Physical anthropologist Dr Liesbeth Smits recalls the excavation of a Bronze Age grave site in Wassenaar, Holland, that yielded 12 bodies
  5. 4:05am - 5:05am Hitler's Sunken Secret
     

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    Hitler's Sunken Secret

    Sunday 12 Jul, 4:05am

    This documentary tells one of the forgotten stories of World War II, a raid by Norwegian resistance fighters...
  6. 5:05am - 6:00am The Bombing of Germany
     

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    The Bombing of Germany

    Sunday 12 Jul, 5:05am

    9pm, Tuesday 3 February During the latter stages of the Second World War, the Allied bombing campaign brought...
  7. 6:00am - 6:25am Tales...
     

    Tales of the Living Dead

    Sunday 12 Jul, 6:00am

    Documentary series. Physical anthropologist Dr Liesbeth Smits recalls the excavation of a Bronze Age grave site in Wassenaar, Holland, that yielded 12 bodies
  8. 6:25am - 7:35am Shalom Y'All
     

    Shalom Y'All

    Sunday 12 Jul, 6:25am

    Brian Bain, a third-generation Jew from New Orleans, takes a 4,200-mile road trip to uncover the diverse history of Jews in the American South
  9. 7:35am - 10:00am The Amish
     

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    The Amish

    Sunday 12 Jul, 7:35am

    9pm, Monday 5 January On October 2, 2006, 32-year-old milk truck driver Charles Roberts walked into the tiny...
  10. 10:00am - 11:15am Shalom Y'All
     

    Shalom Y'All

    Sunday 12 Jul, 10:00am

    Brian Bain, a third-generation Jew from New Orleans, takes a 4,200-mile road trip to uncover the diverse history of Jews in the American South
  11. 11:15am - 12:20pm Heaven's Gate: Cult Suicide
     

    Heaven's Gate: Cult Suicide

    Sunday 12 Jul, 11:15am

    The story behind the mass suicide in 1997 of 39 people, mostly middle-aged and middle-class, who were convinced they were following a path to universal immortality
  12. 12:20pm - 2:10pm Jonestown: The World's Biggest Mass Suicide
     

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    Jonestown: The World's Biggest Mass Suicide

    Sunday 12 Jul, 12:20pm

    On the 24th anniversary of the event, film-maker Stanley Nelson’s documentary tells the story of how the...
  13. 2:10pm - 4:35pm The Amish
     

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    The Amish

    Sunday 12 Jul, 2:10pm

    9pm, Monday 5 January On October 2, 2006, 32-year-old milk truck driver Charles Roberts walked into the tiny...
  14. 4:35pm - 5:55pm Shalom Y'All
     

    Shalom Y'All

    Sunday 12 Jul, 4:35pm

    Brian Bain, a third-generation Jew from New Orleans, takes a 4,200-mile road trip to uncover the diverse history of Jews in the American South
  15. 5:55pm - 7:00pm Heaven's Gate: Cult Suicide
     

    Heaven's Gate: Cult Suicide

    Sunday 12 Jul, 5:55pm

    The story behind the mass suicide in 1997 of 39 people, mostly middle-aged and middle-class, who were convinced they were following a path to universal immortality
  16. 7:00pm - 9:00pm Jonestown: The World's Biggest Mass Suicide
     

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    Jonestown: The World's Biggest Mass Suicide

    Sunday 12 Jul, 7:00pm

    On the 24th anniversary of the event, film-maker Stanley Nelson’s documentary tells the story of how the...
  17. 9:00pm - 10:10pm Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Sunday 12 Jul, 9:00pm

    A three-part documentary series. Actress Ashley Judd seeks to understand the experiences of her great-great-great grandfather, a Union soldier from Kentucky
  18. 10:10pm - 11:15pm Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Sunday 12 Jul, 10:10pm

    Country music singer Trace Adkins explores objects inside the Smithsonian Institution that reflect life in the Confederacy in 1861, a time of great upheaval
  19. 11:15pm - 12:20am Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Sunday 12 Jul, 11:15pm

    In the last programme of the series, actor Dennis Haysbert traces his ancestry four generations back to enslaved people sold to plantations in the Deep South

Mon 13

  1. 11:15pm - 12:20am Civil...
     

    Civil War 360

    Sunday 12 Jul, 11:15pm

    In the last programme of the series, actor Dennis Haysbert traces his ancestry four generations back to enslaved people sold to plantations in the Deep South
  2. 12:20am - 1:30am Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Monday 13 Jul, 12:20am

    A three-part documentary series. Actress Ashley Judd seeks to understand the experiences of her great-great-great grandfather, a Union soldier from Kentucky
  3. 1:30am - 2:25am Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Monday 13 Jul, 1:30am

    Country music singer Trace Adkins explores objects inside the Smithsonian Institution that reflect life in the Confederacy in 1861, a time of great upheaval
  4. 2:25am - 3:30am Civil War 360
     

    Civil War 360

    Monday 13 Jul, 2:25am

    In the last programme of the series, actor Dennis Haysbert traces his ancestry four generations back to enslaved people sold to plantations in the Deep South
  5. 3:30am - 5:00am The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
     

    The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

    Monday 13 Jul, 3:30am

    The story behind President Abraham Lincoln's assassination, covering the period from his second inaugural address in March 1865 to his death just over a month later
  6. 5:00am - 6:00am Heaven's Gate: Cult Suicide
     

    Heaven's Gate: Cult Suicide

    Monday 13 Jul, 5:00am

    The story behind the mass suicide in 1997 of 39 people, mostly middle-aged and middle-class, who were convinced they were following a path to universal immortality
  7. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Monday 13 Jul, 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
  8. 6:25am - 7:25am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 13 Jul, 6:25am

    Mark L Walberg and appraiser David Lackey examine some 19th-century examples of the aquatic, amphibious and reptilian-themed plates and vases known as Palissy ware
  9. 7:25am - 8:20am Science of Interrogation
     

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    Science of Interrogation

    Monday 13 Jul, 7:25am

    The dilemma is a common one. The detective is aware that the person he is questioning can provide crucial...
  10. 8:20am - 9:35am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 13 Jul, 8:20am

    Mark L Walberg and appraiser David Lackey examine some 19th-century examples of the aquatic, amphibious and reptilian-themed plates and vases known as Palissy ware
  11. 9:35am - 10:40am Science of Interrogation
     

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    Science of Interrogation

    Monday 13 Jul, 9:35am

    The dilemma is a common one. The detective is aware that the person he is questioning can provide crucial...
  12. 10:40am - 11:50am Death Valley
     

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    Death Valley

    Monday 13 Jul, 10:40am

    Horrified settlers seeking California's 'promised land' found Death Valley and named it well. It is the...
  13. 11:50am - 12:55pm Supercarrier
     

    Supercarrier

    Monday 13 Jul, 11:50am

    The second programme of a two-part documentary that takes a look behind the scenes aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, one of the world's most powerful aircraft carriers
  14. 12:55pm - 2:05pm Volcano Above the Clouds
     

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    Volcano Above the Clouds

    Monday 13 Jul, 12:55pm

    Hugh Thomson’s film follows geologists Volker Lorenz and Kevin Docherty on a trip to Mount Kilimanjaro...
  15. 2:05pm - 3:15pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 13 Jul, 2:05pm

    Mark L Walberg and appraiser David Lackey examine some 19th-century examples of the aquatic, amphibious and reptilian-themed plates and vases known as Palissy ware
  16. 3:15pm - 4:20pm Death Valley
     

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    Death Valley

    Monday 13 Jul, 3:15pm

    Horrified settlers seeking California's 'promised land' found Death Valley and named it well. It is the...
  17. 4:20pm - 5:35pm Supercarrier
     

    Supercarrier

    Monday 13 Jul, 4:20pm

    The second programme of a two-part documentary that takes a look behind the scenes aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, one of the world's most powerful aircraft carriers
  18. 5:35pm - 6:45pm Volcano Above the Clouds
     

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    Volcano Above the Clouds

    Monday 13 Jul, 5:35pm

    Hugh Thomson’s film follows geologists Volker Lorenz and Kevin Docherty on a trip to Mount Kilimanjaro...
  19. 6:45pm - 7:50pm Science of Interrogation
     

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    Science of Interrogation

    Monday 13 Jul, 6:45pm

    The dilemma is a common one. The detective is aware that the person he is questioning can provide crucial...
  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Monday 13 Jul, 7:50pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
  21. 9:00pm - 10:10pm Into the Death Zone: Firewalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Firewalker

    Monday 13 Jul, 9:00pm

    9pm, Monday 13 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  22. 10:10pm - 11:15pm FBI Critical Incident
     

    FBI Critical Incident

    Monday 13 Jul, 10:10pm

    A programme examining the riots which took place at St Martinville Prison in Louisiana, when several prisoners took the warden and his deputies hostage
  23. 11:15pm - 12:20am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Monday 13 Jul, 11:15pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...

Tue 14

  1. 11:15pm - 12:20am Tutank...
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Monday 13 Jul, 11:15pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
  2. 12:20am - 1:35am Into the Death Zone: Firewalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Firewalker

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 12:20am

    9pm, Monday 13 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  3. 1:35am - 2:30am FBI Critical Incident
     

    FBI Critical Incident

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 1:35am

    A programme examining the riots which took place at St Martinville Prison in Louisiana, when several prisoners took the warden and his deputies hostage
  4. 2:30am - 3:25am Science of Interrogation
     

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    Science of Interrogation

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 2:30am

    The dilemma is a common one. The detective is aware that the person he is questioning can provide crucial...
  5. 3:25am - 5:35am The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
     

    The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 3:25am

    The first programme in a seven-part series by Ken Burns that examines one of the most important families in American history
  6. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 5:35am

    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
  7. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 6:00am

    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. 6:25am - 7:20am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 6:25am

    In Atlanta, Mark L Walberg visits the Coca-Cola archives with Leila Dunbar to explore the mystery surrounding the disappearance of three Norman Rockwell paintings
  9. 7:20am - 8:20am Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 7:20am

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
  10. 8:20am - 9:35am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 8:20am

    In Atlanta, Mark L Walberg visits the Coca-Cola archives with Leila Dunbar to explore the mystery surrounding the disappearance of three Norman Rockwell paintings
  11. 9:35am - 10:45am Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 9:35am

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
  12. 10:45am - 11:55am Into the Death Zone: Firewalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Firewalker

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 10:45am

    9pm, Monday 13 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  13. 11:55am - 12:55pm The Korean War with Norm Christie
     

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    The Korean War with Norm Christie

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 11:55am

    9pm, Wednesday 22 - Friday 24 April  Broadcast over three evenings to mark the anniversary of the battle of...
  14. 12:55pm - 2:10pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 12:55pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
  15. 2:10pm - 3:20pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 2:10pm

    In Atlanta, Mark L Walberg visits the Coca-Cola archives with Leila Dunbar to explore the mystery surrounding the disappearance of three Norman Rockwell paintings
  16. 3:20pm - 4:30pm Into the Death Zone: Firewalker
     

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    Into the Death Zone: Firewalker

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 3:20pm

    9pm, Monday 13 July The series following the men and women who work in the most dangerous occupations on the...
  17. 4:30pm - 5:30pm The Korean War with Norm Christie
     

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    The Korean War with Norm Christie

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 4:30pm

    9pm, Wednesday 22 - Friday 24 April  Broadcast over three evenings to mark the anniversary of the battle of...
  18. 5:30pm - 6:40pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

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    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 5:30pm

    Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun died in 1323 BC at the age of just 18. But what were the circumstances...
  19. 6:40pm - 7:50pm Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 6:40pm

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 7:50pm

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered
  21. 9:00pm - 10:10pm Fighting the Blue
     

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    Fighting the Blue

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 9:00pm

    9pm, Tuesday 14 July The four-part documentary series recalling the summer of 1940, exploring the courage and...
  22. 10:10pm - 11:15pm FBI Critical Incident
     

    FBI Critical Incident

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 10:10pm

    Documentary series. This episode examines the brutal murder of a clergyman and his wife, and the profiling which led to a suspect who taunted the police
  23. 11:15pm - 12:20am Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery
     

    Tutankhamun: A Murder Mystery

    Tuesday 14 Jul, 11:15pm

    The second of two programmes in which a pair of American detectives investigate how and why Egypt's boy-king died, the evidence suggesting that he may well have been murdered

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