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The Repair Shop: Fixing BritainThe Repair Shop: Fixing Britain
BBC One, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | History, Housing/Building, Documentary

The Repair Shop: Fixing Britain will explore the untold stories of ordinary people, as we learn how these objects shaped our past and influenced the way we live our lives today. A journey through the history of the heirlooms will cover everything from espionage and World War One to immigration and mid-century modern design, as each episode explores a different theme.


37 Days37 Days
BBC Two, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, History, Documentary
Rating: 4.8/5

A thriller set behind the scenes in the final days before the outbreak of the First World War.


Royal History's Biggest Fibs with Lucy WorsleyRoyal History's Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley

Join historian Lucy Worsley as she sets the record straight on some of the biggest lies in British royal history. Through a mix of expert analysis and on-location investigations, this documentary series will leave you questioning everything you thought you knew about the monarchy.


The Great British Dig: History In Your GardenThe Great British Dig: History In Your Garden
MORE4, 2021 Running | History, Documentary

In Britain, our towns and cities are a treasure trove of hidden history, with 6,000 years of human habitation encased in the earth beneath our feet. Now, The Great British Dig challenges British communities to get their hands dirty and uncover the history that is, literally, in their back gardens.


Tony Robinson's History of BritainTony Robinson's History of Britain
Channel 5, 2020 On Hiatus | History, Documentary

Join Tony Robinson on a journey through the history of Britain, as he uncovers the fascinating stories of everyday people. From humble beginnings to great triumphs, this series brings history to life through the eyes of those who lived it. Don't miss a moment of this captivating exploration.


Royal Bastards: Rise of the TudorsRoyal Bastards: Rise of the Tudors
Sky Showcase, 2021 On Hiatus | Drama, History, Documentary
Rating: 5/5

Docudrama telling the story of the Wars of the Roses and charting the origins of the Tudor dynasty.


Queen of the WorldQueen of the World
ITV, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 2/5

No monarch in history has seen as much of the world or its people. Now, with privileged access to the Queen, her family and her residences for more than a year, this landmark series offers a unique insight into the Queen's role as our first global monarch.


Moors MurdersMoors Murders
Channel 4, 2022 On Hiatus | Crime, Documentary
Rating: 2/5

The dark story of Britain's most infamous child murders, retold with eyewitness accounts and new analysis of never-before-seen prison letters from killers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley.


1066: A Year to Conquer England with Dan Snow1066: A Year to Conquer England with Dan Snow
BBC Two, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, History, Documentary

Dan Snow explores the political intrigues and family betrayals betwen the Vikings, Anglo-Saxons and Normans that led to war.


Britain's Forgotten Wars with Tony RobinsonBritain's Forgotten Wars with Tony Robinson
Channel 4, 2021 On Hiatus | Military/War, History, Documentary
Rating: 4/5

The presenter looks back at conflicts Britain was involved in during the second half of the 20th century.