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Episode 3

England has a new monarch, King James I, and Elizabeth’s former spymaster, Robert Cecil, faces his toughest test. A group of religious extremists’ plan to blow-up the Houses of Parliament with the King inside – what we call the Gunpowder Plot.

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Robert Cecil battles for his spy network and the power to choose the next King of England.

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William Cecil, Elizabeth I’s spy master, discovers a conspiracy to assassinate the Queen.

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