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Little Ships

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

From here:
Broadcasts
Thursday 3rd June 9.30pm BBC2
Saturday 5th June 7.25pm BBC2
Monday 7th June 0.20am BBC1
Thursday 10th June 2.00am BBC1

Dan SnowTo mark the 70th anniversary of the ‘miracle of Dunkirk’, 50 of the surviving little ships which made the original perilous cross-channel voyage are returning to France. Dan Snow tells their extraordinary story: their role in the evacuation and the people who struggled to keep them afloat during those fateful days in 1940, when the future of Europe hung in the balance.

Dan in a truck

Dan Snow filming in a wartime military truck as he retraces the steps of the retreating troops

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Little Ships

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

From the Radio Times:
Thursday 03 June
9:30pm – 10:30pm
BBC2

To mark the 70th anniversary of the ‘miracle of Dunkirk’, 50 of the surviving ‘little ships’ which made the original perilous cross-channel voyage are returning to France. Dan Snow tells their extraordinary story: their role in the evacuation and the people who struggled to keep them afloat during those fateful days in 1940, when the future of Europe hung in the balance.

Please note, even though Dan’s said on twitter that this is at 9pm, other sources say 9.30pm