The Big Royal Dig

The Big Royal Dig

With unprecedented permission from the Queen to dig holes in her lawns at Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle and Holyroodhouse Palace, Time Team unearth the secret history of the British monarchy.

At Buckingham Palace the team discover the layout of the original house, and at Windsor they discover the remains of one of the country's first theatres where the myths and legends of King Arthur were performed for a Royal audience.

In Edinburgh the team solve the mystery of Queen Mary's bathhouse and find her tennis court!

22 hours live OB and documentary for C4 and More4. A co-production with Videotext Communications.