In case you missed it first time around, there’s another chance to see the precious treasures from the Royal Manuscript collection in Illuminations: The Private Lives of Medieval Kings.
The three part series is currently being re-shown on BBC FOUR.
The first episode, ‘Ruling by the Book’, is now available on BBC iPlayer:
Episode two: ‘What a King Should Know’ will be broadcast on Saturday 7th July, 8:00 pm on BBC Four.
Episode three: ‘Libraries Gave Us Power’ will be broadcast on Saturday 14th July, 8:00 pm on BBC Four
You can find out more here: