Tony Robinson's History Of Britain

Series 1
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Series 1, Episode 4 - Second World War

3.0 1 x
Babs's family were lucky to get out alive when Bethnal Green station was hit during the Blitz. Office boy James was called up to serve in France. Grocer's daughter Eileen worked with Princess Elizabeth in the ATS. Maisie's father was punished for his resistance in Guernsey. Joy married an American GI.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 4 - Second World War

4.0 2 x
Babs's family were lucky to get out alive when Bethnal Green station was hit during the Blitz. Office boy James was called up to serve in France. Grocer's daughter Eileen worked with Princess Elizabeth in the ATS. Maisie's father was punished for his resistance in Guernsey. Joy married an American GI.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 3 - The Georgians

4.0 1 x
Quirky real-life tales include a sailor's attempt to leave behind his scurvy existence for a Tahitian girl, and a gin entrepreneur who fell foul of the law. Plus, a hungry poacher has a cunning plan.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 3 - The Georgians

4.0 0 x
Quirky real-life tales include a sailor's attempt to leave behind his scurvy existence for a Tahitian girl, and a gin entrepreneur who fell foul of the law. Plus, a hungry poacher has a cunning plan.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 2 - Victorians

4.0 11 x
Tony travels back to the 1800s, meeting a 13-year-old girl who worked 14-hour shifts in a match factory, a woman who worked down the mines, and one of the first employees of Marks & Spencer.
55:00

Series 1, Episode 1 - The Tudors

4.0 3 x
The king's knacker Thomas Grimes was pressed into service as executioner in the court of Henry VIII, farmer Richard Jenkynson was conscripted to fight the Scots, and the Bishop of Rochester's cook got caught up in the Anne Boleyn scandal.
1:00:00

Series 1, Episode 1 - The Tudors

3.0 0 x
The king's knacker Thomas Grimes was pressed into service as executioner in the court of Henry VIII, farmer Richard Jenkynson was conscripted to fight the Scots, and the Bishop of Rochester's cook got caught up in the Anne Boleyn scandal.

4. Episode 4

3.0 20 x
An east Londoner recalls a World War II bomb shelter.

3. The Georgians

4.0 39 x
A sailor wants to leave the sea for a Tahitian girl.

2. Victorians

4.0 94 x
Tony meeting a 13-year-old girl who worked 14-hour shifts.
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