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  • Blitz Street

    Tony Robinson reflects on the Blitz spirit of WWII, while experts faithfully recreate those brutal air raids. Witness how pilotless 'doodlebug' bombs devastated Britain in 1944.

  • Blitz Street

    Remarkable insight into the terror of an aerial raid, as the most powerful bomb of WWII, the V2, is unleashed on a terraced row. Tony Robinson hears why the Blitz ultimately failed.

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Blizzard: Race to the Pole

Series 1

Blizzard: Race to the Pole

  • Blizzard - Race To The Pole, 1

    The race against time continues in the series that recreates the 1911 expedition to the South Pole. Both teams struggle to acclimatise to the extreme weather.

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  • Blizzard - Race To The Pole, 2

    Antarctic adventures as the two teams of explorers recreate the 1911 race to the South Pole between Amundsen and Scott. The British team struggle to control their dogs.

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  • Blizzard - Race To The Pole, 3

    The series in which two groups of explorers recreate the 1911 race to the South Pole. The teams use hundred-year-old navigational equipment to scale 7,000 feet up two glaciers.

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  • Blizzard - Race To The Pole, 4

    The race continues in the series which recreates the 1911 expedition to the South Pole. With two men injured, the Scott team must haul two 500kg sledges with only six men.

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  • Blizzard - Race To The Pole, 5

    More from the documentary series in which two teams of explorers recreate the 1911 race to the South Pole. Bruce settles on a risky deporting strategy which nearly backfires.

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  • Blizzard - Race To The Pole, 6

    Series re-enacting the 1911 race to the South Pole. Bruce Parry and his team reach the Pole but their journey back is hampered by lack of food.

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Blitz Street

Series 1

Blitz Street

  • Blitz Street

    It's over 75 years since the Luftwaffe began their aerial assault on Britain. Witness those terrifying air raids for yourself as the first attacks of 1940 are recreated in detail.

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  • Blitz Street

    The shocking impact of the Luftwaffe's bombing campaign is laid bare as a specially built row of houses are subjected to reenacted air strikes. The huge SC1000 bomb hits the street.

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  • Blitz Street

    Tony Robinson reflects on the Blitz spirit of WWII, while experts faithfully recreate those brutal air raids. Witness how pilotless 'doodlebug' bombs devastated Britain in 1944.

  • Blitz Street

    Remarkable insight into the terror of an aerial raid, as the most powerful bomb of WWII, the V2, is unleashed on a terraced row. Tony Robinson hears why the Blitz ultimately failed.