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Queen Elizabeth I

Episode 3 of 4

Using archive film, Vanessa Collingridge examines the life of Elizabeth Tudor - her upbringing, her conflicts with her enemies and her greatest victory against the Spanish Armada.

Vanessa Collingridge examines the life of Elizabeth Tudor, with particular interest in how documentary television and the BBC has examined her legacy and interrogated her reign. Using Timewatch and other BBC archive stretching back over 60 years, Vanessa looks at her upbringing, her conflicts with her enemies including Mary, Queen of Scots, and her greatest victory against the Spanish Armada. The programme seeks to understand how Elizabeth I created a legacy that we still live with today, and examines how that legacy has changed over the centuries.

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59 minutes

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Role Contributor
Presenter Vanessa Collingridge
Participant Neil Younger
Participant Susan Doran
Participant Anna Whitelock
Executive Producer Ailsa Orr
Producer Chris Nikkel
Director Chris Nikkel
Production Company 360 Production

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