BBC2 is showing the programme about him again tonight, I don't remember seeing it earlier so must have rescheduled as a tribute to him.
HISTORY DOCUMENTARY: Britain's Greatest Pilot: The Extraordinary Story of Captain Winkle Brown
On: BBC 2 Scotland (02)
Date: Friday 26th February 2016 (starting in 1 hour and 34 minutes)
Time: 19:00 to 20:00 (1 hour long)
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.
(Stereo, Repeat, Widescreen, Subtitles, Audio Described, 4 Star)
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