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Three part series exploring the history of UK Castles with historian Dr Sam Willis.

Directors Matt Thomas, Andy Hall 

Series Producer Ben Southwell 

BBC TV 3x 60mins 2014

Episode 1: Instruments of Invasion

The castle soon became a weapon with which unruly barons challenged the crown.


Episode 2: Kingdom of Conquest

The story of Edward I, who turned the castle into an instrument of colonisation.


Episode 3: Defence of The Realm

How castle ruins took on a unique appeal, embodying a nostalgia for an age of chivalry.