Tony Robinson was in Newcastle today.ENGLISH television presenter Tony Robinson was in Newcastle today, delving into some of the city’s fascinating history.

Tony Robinson’s Time Walks will feature on the History Channel next year and explores different Australian cities in 10 episodes.

The enthusiastic history buff, who has already travelled to Bendigo and Hobart, has a long-running program called Time Team.

The filming follows the success of Tony Robinson Explores Australia, which featured on Foxtel’s History Channel in June this year.