Digging Up Britain's Past

Viking Invasion

Series 1 - Episode 1 Viking Invasion



Helen Skelton and Alex Langlands, along with a team of archeologists, explore fascinating periods in British history through a current archaeological dig. In the first episode, Helen and Alex head for the island of Lindisfarne, where archaeologists are trying to locate the site of an eighth-century monastery. Among their finds is a graveyard and a number of skeletons, which may be those of both monks and pilgrims.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Helen Skelton
Presenter Alex Langlands
Documentary History