AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO BRITISH ROYAL HISTORY

AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO BRITISH ROYAL HISTORY

A brief history of Royal time. From the Middle Ages to the Modern Monarchy.

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AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO BRITISH ROYAL HISTORY
  • The Kings and Queens of England: The Middle Ages

    Henry III was given a polar bear by the King of Norway in 1252. He kept it in the Tower of London and took it to the river Thames each morning to swim and catch fish. That's just one of the eye-catching true tales in this medieval miscellany. This is the real story of the Medieval Kings. The rest...

  • The Kings and Queens of England: The Normans

    Meet the Normans: famous for fighting at Hastings in 1066, being shot in the New Forest, eating far too many lampreys and having far too many affairs. Not to mention starving in Oxford Castle, murdering Thomas Becket, fighting The Crusades, signing The Magna Carta and losing their jewels in the W...

  • The Kings and Queens of England: The Tudors

    From the ashes of the War of the Roses grew the mighty House of Tudor. Founded by Henry Tudor, the dynasty produced some of our most notorious Monarchs; from the infamous tyrant that was Henry VIII to Bloody Mary and her horrific campaign against the protestants culminating in the shining reign ...

  • The Kings and Queens of England: The Stuarts

    The Kings and Queens of England: The Stuarts

  • The Kings and Queens of England: The Hanoverians

    A tale of four Georges and a William beset by bad father-son relationships and bouts of mysterious madness. The Stuarts played out their petty rivalries in Palace and Court in an atmosphere of over-indulgence, decadence, obesity and addiction whilst thousands died in the bloody battle of Culloden...

  • The Kings and Queens of England: The Modern Monarchy

    Beginning with the first-photographed and second-longest ruling Monarch in British History, the mighty Victoria, we discover how this once sheltered and virtually penniless girl came to rule an Empire spanning half the globe. The founder of modern Monarchy in Great Britain and across the world, V...