• Episode 1

    Historian David Starkey presents a four-part series that tells the story of Elizabeth I. This first episode concentrates on her early life leading up to her coronation.

  • Episode 2

    In part two of his study, historian David Starkey looks at the political and religious machinations that came about due to Elizabeth I's reluctance to marry

  • Episode 3

    Historian David Starkey continues his study of Queen Elizabeth I as he relates the events of July 1588, when beacons were lit across England to warn of the arrival of the Spanish Armada.

  • Episode 4

    Elizabeth was hailed as Gloriana - almost a goddess in the eyes of her subjects. Unfortunately the goddess was getting old as David Starkey investigates in this final chapter.