One Long Weekend

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Episode 3 of 3

Duration: 1 hour

The last hours of peace. With the continental powers pushed to the brink, Sir Edward Grey seems unsure of whether to keep Britain out of the conflict. Desperate negotiations, resignations and a battle of wills in the Cabinet reach a crescendo with Germany's ultimatum to Belgium. Which way will Britain go?

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Director
Justin Hardy
Producer
Lucy Bassnett-McGuire
Producer
Susan Horth
Writer
Mark Hayhurst

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World War One at the BBC

World War One at the BBC

New perspectives on the war that changed everything.

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