Britain's Most Historic Towns

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      Episode 6 - Stewart Stirling

      Alice explores the story of Stewart Britain by visiting Stirling, the home of the Scottish royal dynasty who eventually took the English throne and created Great Britain

      This episode is subtitled47 mins
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      Episode 5 - Plantagenet Canterbury

      Alice visits Canterbury to tell the story of Plantagenet England, from the secrets of the city's iconic cathedral to the horror of the Black Death

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      Episode 4 - Civil War Oxford

      Professor Alice Roberts explores the English Civil War through the history of Oxford, the city at the heart of a battle between an autocratic king and his rebellious parliament

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      Episode 3 - Edwardian Cardiff

      Alice tells the story of Edwardian Britain by visiting Cardiff. She explores the coal trade and Cardiff's pioneering multicultural heritage, and experiences the life of a lady of leisure.

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      Episode 2 - Georgian Bristol

      Alice explores the Georgian era in Bristol, from Clifton's architectural gems to the world's first chocolate factory, backstreet gin and the horror of the slave trade

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      Episode 1 - Wartime Dover

      Professor Alice Roberts examines Britain in wartime by looking at the coastal town of Dover

      This episode is audio describedThis episode is subtitled47 mins
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