A Very Royal Wedding celebrates the 70th anniversary of The Queen and Prince Philip’s
marriage in November 1947. Presenter Alexander Armstrong discovers how a battered post-
war Britain pulled off the wedding of the century against the odds.
The image of the British Royal family is most popularly encapsulated around the world in the powerful images of Royal weddings now punctuated on a continuous basis by gossip and scandal. Just how much of what we hear is true and how difficult is it to live under the constant scrutiny of the press?
The bells are ringing as a new Royal wedding is on the horizon. The bachelor Prince is engaged to be wed and as fifth in line (before young Prince Louis was born) to the throne Prince Harry has chosen an American girl Ms Meghan Markle to be his princess.
Relive the extraordinary event that was the wedding of our future King and Queen. With exclusive access, revealing interviews and ground-breaking visual techniques, we give viewers an unparalleled insight into the wedding of the century.