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Queen Elizabeth's Secret Agents

This series uncovers the secret state that helped keep Queen Elizabeth in power for over 40 years. During a time when Britain was divided, unstable and violent, the world's first secret service was born. Run by William and Robert Cecil, this father and son team had the duty of protecting the Queen and the Country. The series asks leading historians to each study the period from a different key players point of view. They dissect the minds and motivations of key players, to reveal a covert spy network. Revealing Elizabethan England as it really was. It takes us through the . . .

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Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 - 9:00 PM    "3 of 3" England has a new monarch, King James I, and Elizabeth's former spymaster, Robert Cecil, faces his toughest test. A group of religious extremists plan to blow-up the Houses of Parliament with the king inside - what we call the Gunpowder Plot. G
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Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 - 9:00 PM "3 of 3" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Feb 15, 2018 - 1:00 AM "3 of 3" (PLUS)
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