Royal Wives at War
14:35 - 15:55

A revealing look at the abdication crisis of 1936, through the eyes of the two women at its very heart. In a number of dramatised monologues set in 1967, Elizabeth the Queen Mother (Emma Davies) and Wallis Simpson (Gina McKee) look back at the dramatic events that led to King Edward VIII giving up the throne for the woman he loved. With Nick Waring, John Sackville and Emma Campbell-Jones, and featuring contributors including Lady Colin Campbell, Andrew Morton and John Julius Norwich(n)

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