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Will begins looks at some of the most personal royal images in the Royal Collection.
Will Gompertz finds out about objects from the Royal Collection which demonstrate the history of the British Empire and its people.
Defender of the Faith (2002)
Reporter Audrey Russell finds herself alone in the robing room at Westminster Abbey just after the Queen’s Coronation on 2nd June 1953.
Michael Portillo discovers the seam of violence that ran alongside the peaceful civil disobedience.
A guide to the life of Queen Elizabeth II
The Princess Elizabeth collection of programmes