Secrets Of Britain

December 2016
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S1 Ep6 - Secrets Of Westminster

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Secrets of Westminster - Westminster is the heart of London; the seat of true power in Great Britain and the place where modern democracy is born. The rich group of architectural treasures on the north bank of the river Thames – Parliament, Westminster Abbey and the clock tower known as ‘Big Ben’ - bears witness to one thousand years of power struggle between Crown and People. With unprecedented access we delve deep into the corridors of power to discover their secrets. (Part 6 of 6) (From the...
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S1 Ep5 - Secrets Of Underground London

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Secrets of Underground London - This new series visits famous British buildings and institutions to reveal its past and present, meeting a wide range of experts and historians along the way. The first episode explores the secrets of underground London. On the surface, London is a buzzing, modern metropolis - but underneath lies secret, hidden worlds, all but forgotten by the millions of people above. Secrets of Underground London uncovers 2000 years of subterranean history: a world of ancient ...
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S1 Ep4 - Secrets Of Her Majesty's Secret Service

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Ian Fleming’s James Bond uses high-tech weapons and gadgets on his mission to protect Queen and country in his top-secret world of spies and secrets. But what is the real British Secret Service like? Secrets of Her Majesty’s Secret Service delves into the details of some of the world’s most calculated and delicately executed operations. (From the USA) (Documentary series) PG CC
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S1 Ep3 - Secrets Of Scotland Yard

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Secrets of Scotland Yard - From Dickens to Sherlock Holmes, Agatha Christie to James Bond - no police institution in the world has caught the public imagination in the same way as Scotland Yard. The name has become synonymous with London’s police force, but actually comes from the location of the original police headquarters building. Its officers and “Bobbies” are often seen as protectors of the Royal Family and British officials, but Scotland Yard is most often associated with police detectiv...
November 2016
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S1 Ep2 - Secrets Of Selfridges

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Secrets of Selfridges - Uncover hidden stories about Selfridges in London and delve into the mind of its American creator. Two words are synonymous with Selfridges: luxury and London. However, Selfridges was the brainchild of an American – Harry Gordon Selfridge. The real, flamboyant Mr. Selfridge brought about a complete revolution in the way Londoners shopped, introducing a new American retail model that made shopping less a practical pursuit and more a luxurious adventure. Keen to put the sh...
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S1 Ep1 - Secrets Of The Tower Of London

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Secrets of the Tower of London - Standing guard over the city of London for nearly 1000 years, this formidable fortress has been a royal castle, a prison, a place of execution and torture, an armoury, and the Royal Mint. Over the centuries it has gone from a symbol of imperialism and tyranny to a national treasure. This episode, Secrets of The Tower of London, goes behind the Tower’s ancient walls to expose its secrets and stories. (From the US) (Documentary) PG(A) CC
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