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Britain’s Forgotten Wars with Tony Robinson: Malaya: Rumbles in the Jungle (S1EP4 Channel 4 Sat 16 Oct 2021)



Malaya: Rumbles in the Jungle – The conflict in Malaya between the British Empire and Communist insurgents, that began in 1948 after the murder of three rubber planters and continued for over a decade. Tony Robinson discovers the stories of people directly involved in the war, and discovers how it would ultimately lead to independence and the establishment of Malaysia as a new nation.

Airdate: Sat 16 Oct 2021 at 20:00 on Channel 4

Season 1 Episode 4

The presenter looks back at conflicts Britain was involved in during the second half of the 20th century.