Crown & Country - A History of Royal Britain
Catalogue No: EMDV796
| Release: 29/03/2010
HRH Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, is our guide for this historical tour of England. In each episode he looks at a different area of the country and explores the regional history and the interaction between monarch and people which has shaped so much of our nation's story. There are tales of battles and burials, trade and smuggling, castles and houses and witches and temples.
Local experts give their views and there are re-enactments of crucial historic events. Prince Edward gives a unique personal insight as a member of the Royal Family on the triumphs and conflicts that have defined over a thousand years of the relationship between crown and country.