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Mary flees to England, 1568

Duration: 01:51

Fearing for her life Mary crosses the Solway Firth to England to seek refuge from her cousin, Queen Elizabeth I of England

Available since: Tue 4 Jun 2013

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Timewatch 1986-1987, Fateful Century

Chris Andrew reassesses Mary Queen of Scots on the 400th anniversary of her execution.

First broadcast: 30 Apr 1987

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