Electress Sophia of Hanover | The First Georgians: The German Kings Who Made Britain
Lucy Worsley discusses the life and character of Sophia of Hanover, the closest Protestant heir.Tweet
Defence of the Realm | Castles: Britain's Fortified History
Sam Willis looks at how castles survived into the Tudor era. But these strategic seats of power had to become palaces to impress monarchs such as Elizabeth I.
Kingdom of Conquest | Castles: Britain's Fortified History
Sam Willis tells the story of the English ruler who left the most indelible mark on the castle, Edward I, as he turned it into an instrument of colonisation.