Episode guide

Digging for Britain

Series 1

Digging for Britain

  • The Romans

    An awe-inspiring year of archaeological digs with Dr Alice Roberts. Roman finds include an amazing coin hoard found in Somerset and a man buried on a pile of dead animals.

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  • Prehistory

    Humans are found to have lived in Britain earlier than thought when tools are unearthed in Norfolk, while some of our ancestors' customs are revealed at a dig in Orkney.

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  • Anglo-Saxons

    Dr Alice Roberts visits Northumberland and Sittingbourne as she continues her year-long tour. Skeletons unearthed in Bamburgh tell of both violent death and tenderness.

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  • The Tudors

    Exciting excavations. Dr Alice Roberts pays tribute to the Bard, visiting Shakespeare's first theatre in London's Shoreditch and sifting through the poet's rubbish!

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Digging for Britain

Series 2

Digging for Britain

  • Ep 1. Brittania

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  • Ep 2. Invader

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  • Ep 3. Age of Bronze & Iron

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  • Ep 4. Ice & Stone

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