In this unique take on British history, Professor Alice Roberts explores Britain's rich and varied past through the stories of individual towns and cities. In each programme Alice studies one key period in history by delving into the secrets of a historic town that encapsulates the era, providing an accurate impression of what life was really like at key moments in our turbulent past. At the climax of each programme, cutting-edge CGI reveals the entire historic town in all its former glory.
Professor Alice Roberts explores the UK's past, focusing on six key eras by exploring the stories of towns which best illustrate each.
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Britain's Most Historic Towns Airs: Saturday
Britain's Most Historic Towns Status: Break
BRITAIN'S MOST HISTORIC TOWNS - General Information
Series Premiere: April 07, 2018 Classification: Documentary Genre: Documentary | History Network: Channel 4 Airs: Saturday at 08:00 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes
BRITAIN'S MOST HISTORIC TOWNS - Season 1 -- 6 Episodes
1x1 -- Apr 07, 2018 -- Roman Chester 1x2 -- Apr 14, 2018 -- Viking York 1x3 -- Apr 21, 2018 -- Norman Winchester 1x4 -- Apr 28, 2018 -- Tudor Norwich 1x5 -- May 05, 2018 -- Regency Cheltenham 1x6 -- May 12, 2018 -- Victorian Belfast
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