Gunpowder, Treason and Plot | Plague, Fire, War and Treason

In 1605 conspirators plotted to blow up Parliament and kill King James I. This film seeks out the truth behind the best remembered terrorist act in Britain's history.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 1'16'42''
  • Broadcast year: 2001
Curriculum Connection
  • History

Licence: ERA Licence required


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

  • Provider: Channel 4
  • Channel: Channel 4
  • Programme: Plague, Fire, War and Treason
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: Gunpowder, Treason and Plot