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The History Trail

The Gunpowder Plot

Duration: 20 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

In 1605 a group of Catholic gentlemen plotted to blow up King James I during the State Opening of Parliament. They failed, but their attempt has never been forgotten.

BBC Two Scotland

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