Spying On The Royals

Series 1
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Series 1, Episode 2 - Episode 2

3.0 2 x
American spies tap Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson's phone and bug their room in the US. And in 1940 Edward and Wallis visit a Nazi collaborator in Lisbon, under covert surveillance. (Ep2/2)
1:05:00

Series 1, Episode 1 - Episode 1

3.0 6 x
This two-part documentary blows the lid off one of Britain's most controversial espionage operations: when our spies targeted Edward VIII and his American lover Wallis Simpson. (Ep1/2)

Episode 2

Expired 4.0 11 x
In the States, American spies tap Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson's phone and bug their room. And in 1940 Edward and Wallis visit a known Nazi collaborator in Lisbon, under covert surveillance.

Episode 1

Expired 4.0 5 x
British spies targeted Edward VIII, Wallis Simpson and George VI. New evidence reveals the extent of the surveillance, who ordered it, and the unique insights it provided into the royal scandal.
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