Skill, reputation and a $10,000 prize are on the line as world-class bladesmiths compete to create some of history’s most iconic edged weapons. Using traditional and state-of-the art tools, these weapons must stand up to the critical assessment and ruthless testing of our ruthless panel of experts.
HISTORY is one of the most recognised and loved international TV brands. HISTORY entertains millions of people around the globe through the inspiring, outlandish and momentous stories of extraordinary real-life characters whose experiences are often far more thrilling than fiction.
HISTORY challenges the traditional notion of ‘history’ by offering viewers an alternative perspective. Aimed at Life’s Explorers, its wide range of programming uncovers the why and how of human stories shaped by fascinating and often surprising facts. HISTORY has also established itself as the destination for compelling historical drama, with a line-up of international hits including Vikings and Black Sails.
HISTORY® launched in 1995 (originally as The History Channel) in the UK. The channel now reaches over 300 million households worldwide, in over 150 territories and translated into 37 languages.
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Forged in Fire
WW2 Treasure Hunters
WW2 Treasure Hunters pairs Britain’s foremost amateur WW2 detectorist with Madness frontman Suggs, as they uncover historical finds from across the UK. The 8 episode series, will see Suggs and WW2 militaria expert, Stephen Taylor, bring forgotten stories of World War Two back to life by unearthing artefacts from former military sites across the UK.
Inspired by remarkable true stories, fast-paced spy drama X Company is an emotionally-driven character drama, set in the thrilling and dangerous world of Second World War espionage and covert operations.