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Formation of the Metropolitan Police : London's river police were merged with the Metropolitan Police in 1839 but still operate from the site of their original headquarters in Wapping.

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Cryptid: The Swamp Beast

Find out what lurks in the swamps in this brand new series.

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Mountain Men

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Book Club

With explosive action and killer characters, discover our Book Club's book of the month.

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Ice Road Truckers

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Pawn Stars UK

Big Mark and his team return for a brand new series.

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Counting Cars

The heir to the chrome is back with brand new episodes.

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Meet the stars

Come and meet the stars of HISTORY.

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Explore the lives of major figures past and present who have made history.

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History Locations

Some locations are historic due to the momentous events they have witnessed.

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