British History's Biggest Fibs With Lucy Worsley

February 2017

February 9, 2017

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In the final episode, Lucy debunks the fibs that surround the 'jewel in the crown' of the British Empire - India. Travelling to Kolkata, she investigates how the Raj was created following a British government coup in 1858. After snatching control from the discredited East India Company, the new regime presented itself as a...

February 2, 2017

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In this episode, Lucy debunks another of the biggest fibs in British history - the 'Glorious Revolution'.
January 2017

January 26, 2017

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Lucy debunks the foundation myth of one of our favourite royal dynasties, the Tudors. According to the history books, after 30 years of bloody battles between the white-rosed Yorkists and the red-rosed Lancastrians, Henry Tudor rid us of civil war and the evil king Richard III. But Lucy reveals how the Tudors invented the ...