Britain's Most Historic Towns

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      Episode 1 - Roman Chester

      In Chester, Britain's most Roman city, Alice enjoys a Roman feast, checks out an extraordinary archaeological find deep underground and explores a radical theory on the Romans' plans for the city

      This episode is audio describedThis episode is subtitled47 mins
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      Episode 2 - Viking York

      In York, Britain's most Viking city, Alice takes part in a Viking battle, meets the metal detectorists behind one of the UK's greatest archaeological finds, and gets her hands on a Viking poo

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      Episode 3 - Norman Winchester

      In Winchester, Britain's most Norman city, Alice storms a castle in chain mail, investigates the origins of modern surgery, and tucks in to an eel pie

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      Episode 4 - Tudor Norwich

      Alice learns the harsh reality of religious intolerance, uncovers the origins of Norwich City FC's iconic canary, and experiences humiliating Tudor justice

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      Episode 5 - Regency Cheltenham

      In Cheltenham, Britain's most Regency town, Alice attends a period society ball, investigates the rigid social hierarchy of the age and explores the Regency fondness for enemas

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      Episode 6 - Victorian Belfast

      In Belfast, the UK's most Victorian city, Alice visits the shipyards that built the Titanic, gets locked up in the notorious Crumlin Road gaol and takes a crash course in 19th-century female etiquette

      This episode is audio describedThis episode is subtitled47 mins
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