Frontline Battle Machines With Mike Brewer is a new 8-part series from Discovery Channel starting on Monday 25 October at 10pm. Driven by a passion for new technology and gadgetry, Mike Brewer explores and experiences the British Forces' latest kit and equipment, by joining soldiers on the front line in Afghanistan. Working and living with the British Army in Afghanistan, Mike and team reveal the incredible bravery of the British and American troops and the technology they rely on to keep them alive. In their fight against the Taliban, any situation can quickly become life-threatening, and the training and technology is essential to their survival. Each show features three to four key items of equipment, including armoured troop carriers, fighter planes, helicopters, light tanks, machine guns and guided missiles. Mike tests each machine or weapon on various stages of his incredible journey from Camp Bastion to the front line. More information at these links: TV Programmes - British Army Website Frontline Battle Machines at YourDiscovery.com Episode 1, Mon 25 October, 10pm on Discovery Channel. Set your planner now!