THE STUARTS, Charles II – BBC Radio 4

If you missed the first episode of  Charles II, Part One: Through the World in Various Fortune, you can still catch it on BBC iPlayer. The second episode is on tomorrow at 3.00 p.m. BBC Radio 4


From now, there is only 18 hours left to listen to the first episode on iPlayer.

By Mike Walker

Charting the early life of Charles II, as a young boy in the court of his father and during the Civil War, his life in exile during the interregnum, and later his failed attempts to regain the crown. When news finally reaches him of Oliver Cromwell’s death, Charles plots his return once more.

Directors: Marc Beeby & Sasha Yevtushenko