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The Queen's Longest Reign: Elizabeth & Victoria

With Queen Elizabeth II about to become the longest-reigning monarch in British history, this documentary compares the lives and the reigns of two extraordinary women.

Queen Elizabeth II becomes the longest-reigning monarch in British history on the evening of 9 September 2015. This documentary compares the lives and the reigns of two extraordinary women who have steered their courses through periods of remarkable change: Elizabeth and Victoria. It follows Queen Elizabeth II on engagements in the UK and abroad as she approaches this historic date. With interviews and archive to illustrate the remarkable stories of these two female monarchs.

1 hour

Last on

Mon 7 Sep 2015 21:00

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Sophie Raworth
Executive Producer Phil Dolling
Producer Sally Norris
Director Sally Norris

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