An Age of Kings | 10: Henry VI: The Fall of the Protector

Henry VI Part II

Part Ten of a fifteen-part BBC series comprising Shakespeare’s history plays from Richard II to Richard III (the two tetralogies). This is the second part of Henry VI. After Henry V's death, his French conquests were soon lost. The nobles revived their quarrels, siding with Lancaster or York and choosing red or white roses as their emblems.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Plays
  • Channel: BBC TV
  • Duration: 1'00'08''
  • Broadcast date: 1960

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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