Return of the Black Death: Secret History

Bubonic plague is still around today, but kills in small numbers. Why did it kill so many people in 1348? The discovery of 25 medieval skeletons in London provides new answers.

First shown: 6 Apr 2014 This programme is subtitled This programme is audio described

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You’re making a film about the greatest catastrophe to strike medieval Britain. How do you make 2014 feel like 1349?