Secrets Of Britain

May 2019
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S1 Ep6 - Secrets Of Westminster

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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 stru...
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S1 Ep5 - Secrets Of Underground London

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This 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 bu...
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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 exec...
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S1 Ep3 - Secrets Of Scotland Yard

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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 a...
April 2019
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S1 Ep2 - Secrets Of Selfridges

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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 L...
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S1 Ep1 - Secrets Of The Tower Of London

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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 Lo...
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