The Stuarts in Exile
On BBC4 right now with part 2 next week.
The Game of Crowns The first of a two-part documentary in which Dr Clare Jackson recalls Prince James Francis Stuart's audacious and long-running rebellion to reclaim his throne from the Hanoverian king George I. She tells the story of the Stuarts in exile and sheds new light on the political, military and cultural threat the Jacobites posed to the embryonic British state, polarising public opinion in the process
The Stuarts in Exile (Game of Crowns) on BBC4, Wed 28 Oct 3:00am - TVGuide.co.uk Mobile