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War Walks

Series 2

Episode 2: Bosworth

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Professor Richard Holmes journeys to historic British sites. He visits a battlefield on which the course of British history was changed, as Henry Tudor's dynasty toppled that of King Richard III.

Holmes encounters members of the Wars of the Roses Federation, who gather to re-enact the battle, and meets present-day supporters of Richard, convinced that he was not the soulless villain portrayed by Shakespeare. Show less

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