In this popular and (literally) groundbreaking programme, Tony Robinson and a team of experts travel the country to investigate a wide range of archaeological sites of historical importance
The Team investigate a site in Somerset that could hold the key to a crucial phase in English history: Alfred the Great's defeat of the Danes. Were this orchard and farmland once Alfred's fortress?
This first, ground-breaking series of Time Team captures the excitement and immediacy of the process of discovery, combining familiar forms of archaeological exploration with modern hi-tech methods
The Guerilla Base of the King: The Team investigate a Somerset site that may once have been Alfred the Great's fortress
Series 1 Episode 1
On the Edge of the Empire: A piece of engineering reveals how the Romans survived at the Empire's northern frontier
Series 1 Episode 2
The New Town of a Norman Prince: In Much Wenlock, the Team examine the early development of a medieval town
Series 1 Episode 3
The Fortress in the Lake: What happened to the people who lived in a Dark Age crannog in Brecon?
Series 1 Episode 4