Presenter Jules Hudson takes an comprehensive look at the airfields that kept Britain safe during WW1, WW2 and the Cold War.
In each episode Jules journeys to a British airfield and uncover the stories of its past by talking to aviation experts and people that worked on the base. Jules also fearlessly takes to the skies to perform some daredevil manoeuvres of his own with a little help from professionals. Packed with incredible archive film, authentic reconstruction and fascinating characters, Defenders of the Sky is the ultimate look at the airfields that were our first line of defence against attack.
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Broadmoor Psychiatric Hospital, the best known high security hospital in the UK. Wetravel through the history of this iconic hospital with Professor David Wilson, and learnjust how it works and how it has changed.
Trains have been a crucial part of the war effort in major conflicts of the last 150 years.They were a vital cog in the military machine from carrying troops, to being mobilehospitals or actual weapons. In this series we tell the compelling stories of theseincredible trains.
INCLUDES: Ambulance Trains, Civil War, Death Railway, Nazi Railways, Precious Cargo, Secrets and Lies, World War One, World War Two.
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