The King Who Saved the Crown

The King Who Saved the Crown

2013
52min
Documentary
The King Who Saved The Crown is the story of Bertie, the Duke of York – A shy man, and in many ways the unlikeliest of Kings. But he was loyal, honourable, reliable and above all dutiful, all the qualities that his elder brother Edward, who had abandoned the throne, lacked With the help of his gifted wife, Elizabeth, he grew into the role of King George VI and guided the country through the dark days of the Second World War.

Age rating

G

Director

Paul Dickin

Country

UK
The King Who Saved The Crown is the story of Bertie, the Duke of York – A shy man, and in many ways the unlikeliest of Kings. But he was loyal, honourable, reliable and above all dutiful, all the qualities that his elder brother Edward, who had abandoned the throne, lacked With the help of his gifted wife, Elizabeth, he grew into the role of King George VI and guided the country through the dark days of the Second World War.

Related Content

Prince William & Prince Harry : Prisoners of Celebrity
Royal Recipes: Jubilee
The Duke and Duchess of Windsor: The Secret Photos of Their Love Story
Diana and Sarah: The Royal Wives of Windsor
The Making Of a Queen
Royal Scandals
 The Hanoverians
The Queen's Diamond Decades: The 1990's
A Royal Year to Remember
Royal Recipes: Young Royals
Royal Recipes: India & Empire
The Duchess on the Estate: Episode 1
Secrets of the Royal Nursery
Royal Recipes: Exotic Flavours

No internet connection