Fit to Rule: How Royal Illness Changed History
Mon Apr 8, 9-10pm, BBC2
This first of three parts offers a fresh perspective on the Tudors and Stuarts, and Worsley is an authoritative guide who peppers her presentation with some gloriously crude moments. After four minutes, she’s already holding Henry VIII’s ‘pissport’ for scrutiny and discussing his weak sperm. You can almost hear the giggles of a GCSE History class.
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