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.


Air Date: January 01, 2018 - 53:34
Alice Roberts goes in search of the Tudor age, a time that saw momentous changes across all aspects of British life.
Air Date: January 01, 2018 - 51:05
The Anglo-Saxons' invasion of Britain heralded the arrival of the Dark Ages. But were they really just barbarians?
Air Date: January 01, 2018 - 52:00
Alice Roberts continues her journey with an amazing array of finds from prehistory, including flint tools that push back the date of human occupation.
Air Date: January 01, 2018 - 51:25
Finds include the mystery of 97 babies murdered by the Thames, a Roman coin hoard found in Somerset, and a man buried on a layer of dead animals.