Digging for Britain

Alice Roberts visits archeological excavations around the United Kingdom, linking the results of digs and investigations across the country. This four-episode series unearths the amazing stories and thrilling treasures hidden just below Britain's surface.

Episodes

Air Date: May 11, 2020 - 59:24
The team are on an archaeological hunt of our more recent past as they follow the search for artefacts from World War II
Air Date: April 27, 2020 - 59:13
The remains of a Tudor house in Leicestershire were thought to be the childhood home of England's forgotten queen, Lady Jane Grey. But when archaeologists excavate, they find more than they bargained for.
Air Date: April 20, 2020 - 59:23
In the first episode, we explore this year's finds in the west of Britain