This programme is not currently available on BBC iPlayer

Britain's Greatest Pilot: The Extraordinary Story of Captain Winkle Brown

Captain Eric 'Winkle' Brown recounts his flying experiences, encounters with the Nazis and other adventures leading up to and during the Second World War. Illustrated with archive footage and Captain Brown's own photos.

Release date:

59 minutes

Last on

Fri 26 Feb 2016 20:00
BBC Two Wales

D-Day: The Last Heroes

D-Day: The Last Heroes
Dan Snow examines how the analysis of 3D aerial photos helped the Allied Forces win D-Day.

Free Interactive ebook

Free Interactive ebook
Featuring interviews with remaining survivors alongside radio and film archive of D-Day.


Role Contributor
PresenterJames Holland
ParticipantEric 'Winkle' Brown
Executive ProducerSteve Crabtree
ProducerSimon Winchcombe
DirectorSimon Winchcombe