Classic History

Episodes Three
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The Quest – Episode Three – The Spirit of Place

In this third episode of The Quest, the team look at many of the findings referenced in the Royston Cave carvings discovered in the earlier episodes, and this leads the Quest team to the medieval towns of Warwick and Guildford. Several curious links to the Knights Templar in these towns are also investigated
Episode One
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The Quest – Episode One – The Journey Begins

Episode One, The formation of the Templars, Jerusalem, the Crusades, the Warren Tunnels, Chartres, the bloodline of Christ,the Shroud of Turin, The Templecombe Head, Denny Abbey. The Gough Map and the Cottered Painting. Barry Walker discusses his knowledge and how he came to study the Knights Templar
Episode FOUR
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The Quest – Episode Four – The Greatest Knight of All

Episode Four includes Roger De Mowbray, St Mary's, Church Guildford, Waverley Abbey, St Marthas and Saint Catherines Chapel, Temple Church, Byland Abbey, Newburgh Priory, The Foss Way, the Austin Canons, Temple Balsall Manor and Warwick Castle.
The Seige
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The Iranian Embassy Siege

On the 30th April, 1980, the curtains went up on the opening act of a six-day drama, which was broadcast live on national television across the world. When terrorists holding Iraqi passports, seized the Iranian Embassy in Prince’s Gate, London, taking 26 people including four British citizens, hostage, so began the drama of the IRANIAN EMBASSY SIEGE which resulted in the final act of the legendary SAS storming the building.
History of World War II Part 2
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The History of World War II – Episode Two

Presented by actor Robert Hardy, The History of World War II, efficiently summarizes the political events leading up to the war and details the main campaigns and battles from throughout its entire six-year span.
History of World War II Part 1
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The History of World War II

Presented by actor Robert Hardy, The History of World War II, efficiently summarizes the political events leading up to the war and details the main campaigns and battles from throughout its entire six-year span.
Hindenburg
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The Hindenburg

With the assistance of NASA experts, this compelling documentary follows the course of the Hindenburg's last flight and unravels the mystery of one of the greatest disasters this century.
Prelude to World War II
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Prelude to World War II

By early 1939 Germany had thrown off the shackles of the Versailles treaty. The seeds of war were almost ripe!
LISTEN TO BRITAIN Screen
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Listen to Britain

Impressions of Britain through the eyes of the great poets, lyricists, orators, novelists and composers.
Colditz
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Colditz

Colditz reveals the ingenuity, the incredible perseverance, the unforgettable humour and the outstanding resilience of those extraordinary prisoners of war. "An unrivalled account of escapes during WWII, from Germany's top security prison camp known to the British as the 'The Bad Boys Camp'.
Apollo 13
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Apollo 13

This is the spellbinding account of the Apollo 13 mission, told by the astronauts and with live on-board cameras recording the suspense of this real-life thrilling drama as it unfurled, on both Apollo 13 and at Mission Control.
Apollo 11
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Apollo 11

'The Eagle Has Landed' The story of the race for the Moon. Narrated by ''Doctor Who' Tom Baker
20th Century Disasters
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20th Century Disasters

Disasters can strike at anytime and anywhere. When a major disaster strikes, the dramatic pictures and reports we read about in the newspapers and hear on the television horrify us. This film takes a look at some of the most famous disasters throughout the last century that have shocked the world.