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Digging for Britain

The BBC Two series is presented by Professor Alice Roberts and archaeologist Matt Williams as they present the year's most outstanding archaeological excavations around the UK, linking together the results of digs and investigations the length and breadth of the country to build up a picture of the year in British archaeology.

Show Info

Network: United Kingdom BBC Two (2010 - now)
Schedule: Tuesdays at 20:00 (60 min)
Status: Running; returning 2022
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: Adventure History
Episodes ordered: 4 episodes

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Episode 4

Episode 9x04; Apr 7, 2020

Professor Alice Roberts re-examines the key archaeological sites of Anglo-Saxon Britain and finds the evidence of a warrior culture and the enormous wealth of their aristocracy.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
9x04: Episode 4Apr 7, 2020
9x03: Episode 3Mar 31, 2020
9x02: Episode 2Mar 24, 2020
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