Tudor period


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Age of Power

3. Seven Ages of Britain: Age of Power

Spanning from Henry VIII's accession in 1509 to Shakespeare's Henry VIII 100 years later.

Tallis, Byrd and the Tudors

3. Sacred Music: Series 1, Tallis, Byrd and the Tudors

Thomas Tallis and William Byrd were important composers in England's musical Renaissance.

Old Manor

4. Restoration Home: Series 2, Old Manor

A couple want to turn the 16th-century Old Manor in Norfolk into a dream home.

The Great Rising

4. The Great British Story: A People's History: The Great Rising

How Britain was transformed by the great devastation of the Black Plague.

A Renaissance Education: The Schooling of Thomas More's Daughter

A Renaissance Education: The Schooling of Thomas More's Daughter

How the ideas that shaped Margaret More's education changed the cultural life of England.