Secrets of Great British Castles

Warwick Castle

Series 1 - Episode 3 Warwick Castle



Dan Jones explores the history of Warwick Castle, which started as a motte and bailey fort established by William the Conqueror in 1068 and was transformed into a stone fortress two centuries later by the Beauchamp family. He examines the role Guy Beauchamp played in the kidnapping and murder of one of Edward II's closest allies and descends into the castle's claustrophobic dungeon.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Dan Jones
Director Maurice Sweeney
Director Gerry Hoban
Executive Producer Billy McGrath
Executive Producer Abigail Adams
Producer Una Shinners
Producer Ciara Bresnihan
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