QUEEN ELIZABETH'S SECRET AGENTS

This series uncovers the secret state that helped keep Queen Elizabeth in power for over 40 years. During a time when Britain was divided, unstable and violent the world’s first secret service was born. Run by William and Robert Cecil, this father and son team had the duty of protecting the Queen and the Country.

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Guy Fawkes is Captured

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Guy Fawkes is captured.



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James Creates the Unite Coin

01:23

James creates the Unite Coin.

Gerard Hides from the King and Cecil’s Men

02:58

Gerard hides from the King and Cecil’s men at Eliza Vaux’s home.

The Gunpowder Plot

01:36

Cecil shows James the Letter about the Gunpowder Plot.

Elizabeth Spends Her Life in Little Rooms

01:18

Elizabeth has spent all her life in little rooms.

Queen Elizabeth Chooses Her Successor

02:11

Queen Elizabeth chooses her successor on her death bed.

William and Robert Cecil

02:01

Introduction to William and Robert Cecil and their home.