This Week on WETA UK: September 10 – 16, 2012

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Monday, tonight, at 8:00pm, continue the saga that is I, Claudius on WETA UK. Need a review for the first two episodes? Check in with our friends at KCET where they have a full recap of A Touch of Murder parts 1 & 2. 

Tuesday, live lavishly at 8:00pm as Fiona Bruce introduces us to Windsor Castle in Queen’s Palaces. As the world's oldest and largest inhabited castle, it dates back to the 11th century and took more than a thousand years to reach its familiar look. It has been a fortress, a home to medieval chivalry, a baroque palace, and finally a romantic fantasy. Take a virtual tour of Windsor Castle courtesy of the British Monarchy. 

Wednesday, take a Royal Visit to London in the next chapter of Queen and Country beginning at 8:00pm. See the Queen in Scotland at the Braemar and follow her on a visit to Liverpool – the sort of regional trip that happens every week but attracts little publicity.  View unique 3D footage of the young queen, shot in 1953 and held by the British Film Institute.

Thursday, David Attenborough investigates The Life of Mammals: Insect Hunters right in your living room at 8:00pm. These mammals once shared the planet with the dinosaurs. When the giant reptiles disappeared, the mammals seized the chance to conquer new territory. David meets moles that can swim through sand, a shrew that hunts underwater, and the world's strangest bat in New Zealand.

Friday, it’s a date with back-to-back episodes of Doc Martin! Series three begins at 7:00pm Friday so download our Doc Martin Complete Series 3 Episode Guide right here!

Saturday, catch three more hours of The WETA UK Event: I, Claudius from 8:00pm – 11:00pm. This epic BBC series spans the history of the Roman Empire from Augustus through Claudius, a stuttering scholar who learns early to play the fool and stay alive.

Sunday, series 6 of Red Dwarf begins at 11:00pm with back-to-back episodes! Download our Red Dwarf Complete Series 6 Episode Guide so you can follow along with this great program!

 

 

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