s2 e4: Britains Most Historic Towns S02E04

Civil War Oxford: This episode takes in the English Civil War through the history of Oxford, the city at the heart of a vicious battle between an autocratic king and his rebellious parliament. With the nation divided, Oxford became the powerbase for Charles I and his royalist supporters – a rival capital during a conflict that played out for nine years. Alice looks inside Christ Church College, chosen as the King’s court for its stunning architecture and refined grounds.

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