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Secrets From the Sky
The country’s most historic landmarks are explored from a bird’s eye view in Secrets from the Sky. Britain’s landscape is dotted with historical monuments such as Tintagel Castle in Cornwall, Stonehenge, Maiden Castle, Sutton Hoo, The Antonine Wall and Old Sarum in Wiltshire. Historian Bettany Hughes and aerial archaeologist Ben Robinson explore these monuments, revealing a new insight into the past and showing Britain’s stunning landscapes through fantastic aerial views.
Episodes
Ep 1
Tintagel Castle
Watch September 10, 9:35pm
Ep 2
Old Sarum
Watch September 17, 9:35pm
Ep 3
Old Stonehenge
Watch September 24, 9:35pm
Ep 4
Maiden Castle
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Ep 5
Sutton Hoo
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Ep 6
The Antonine Wall
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Tintagel Castle
Historian Bettany Hughes and aerial archaeologist Ben Robinson explore Tintagel Castle, for a new perspective on the King Arthur myth. (1 of 6)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sun Sep 10, 9:35pm
Mon Sep 11, 1:35am
Old Sarum
Bettany and Ben visit the windswept plains of Wiltshire and the remains of a ghost town that was once one of William the Conqueror's most important strongholds. (2 of 6)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sun Sep 17, 9:35pm
Mon Sep 18, 1:35am
Old Stonehenge
Bettany and Ben visit Stonehenge, hoping to shed new light on the purpose behind its construction. (3 of 6)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sun Sep 24, 9:35pm
Mon Sep 25, 1:35am
Maiden Castle
Bettany and Ben visit Maiden Castle in Dorset, where their aerial investigation reveals a story of prehistoric life, death and survival as the Romans invaded Britain. (4 of 6)
Sutton Hoo
Bettany and Ben visit Sutton Hoo in Suffolk to investigate Britain's very own "Valley of the Kings". (5 of 6)
The Antonine Wall
Bettany and Ben discover how the Romans pushed deep into Scotland to build the most heavily fortified border in the whole empire. (6 of 6)
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