Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories

Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories

After World War II, Britain and her allies were embroiled in several serious conflicts around the world, many of which are largely forgotten by the public. In this six-part series, Tony Robinson explores the forgotten conflicts he lived through.

Series, Documentary, War


Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories - TV Showtimes

Saturday, January 29

5:35pm

Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories ‘Malaya: Rumbles In The...’

SBS

Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories

'Malaya: Rumbles In The Jungle'

SBS, 5:35pm, Sat, 29 Jan 2022, 55 minutes

In June of 1948 a state of emergency was declared in Malaya after a communist insurgency brutally murdered three rubber planters. For over a decade a guerrilla war was fought against the British Empire, in the pursuit of independence and communist control. The conflict would eventually lead to independence and the birth of a new country, Malaysia. But the bloodshed and murder in the lead up has been forgotten by many - Tony Robinson reawakens the stories of the people who fought in the unforgiving jungles of Malaya.

Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, War, Season 1 Episode 4


Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories ‘Malaya: Rumbles In The...’

SBS HD

Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories

'Malaya: Rumbles In The Jungle'

SBS HD, 5:35pm, Sat, 29 Jan 2022, 55 minutes

In June of 1948 a state of emergency was declared in Malaya after a communist insurgency brutally murdered three rubber planters. For over a decade a guerrilla war was fought against the British Empire, in the pursuit of independence and communist control. The conflict would eventually lead to independence and the birth of a new country, Malaysia. But the bloodshed and murder in the lead up has been forgotten by many - Tony Robinson reawakens the stories of the people who fought in the unforgiving jungles of Malaya.

Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, War, Season 1 Episode 4


Sunday, January 30

5:35pm

Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories ‘Korea: The First Cold War’

SBS

Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories

'Korea: The First Cold War'

SBS, 5:35pm, Sun, 30 Jan 2022, 55 minutes

After the Communist North Korean forces invaded the South, a battle for cold war supremacy broke out in the far east. It was a harsh and brutal conflict that claimed over four million lives and inflicted incredible cruelty on the Korean people. The memories of this war have often been buried between the fervour of the Second World War and the first televised war in Vietnam.

Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, War, Season 1 Episode 5


Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories ‘Korea: The First Cold War’

SBS HD

Tony Robinson's Forgotten War Stories

'Korea: The First Cold War'

SBS HD, 5:35pm, Sun, 30 Jan 2022, 55 minutes

After the Communist North Korean forces invaded the South, a battle for cold war supremacy broke out in the far east. It was a harsh and brutal conflict that claimed over four million lives and inflicted incredible cruelty on the Korean people. The memories of this war have often been buried between the fervour of the Second World War and the first televised war in Vietnam.

Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, War, Season 1 Episode 5


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