Series 1, Episode 1 - Reigned In
Henry's snap decision to abdicate sends shockwaves through the Royal household, who close ranks in their efforts to make the King see sense.
Henry's creeping dissatisfaction with life on the throne after 25 years of loyal ribbon cutting is brought into sharp focus when he visits a half-way house in Manchester for recovering crack addicts and gets an earful from the young residents. Back at the Palace, and seeing the world with fresh eyes, a chance meeting with florist Serena further impacts on Henry. His subsequent snap decision to abdicate sends shockwaves through the Royal household, who close ranks in their efforts to make the King see sense.
- Wednesday 5th April 2017
- 40 minutes
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