Visit the village of Kibworth, Leicestershire, with historian Michael Wood as he tells the 2,000-year-old story of this one settlement throughout English history. Kibworth, located in the heart of England, lived through the Black Death, the English Civil War, the Industrial Revolution and World War II. Intertwining the local and national narratives, Wood presents a moving and informative picture of one local community through time.
Michael Wood’s Story of England can be seen Tuesday, July 3rd at 7:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. (Pts. 1 & 2). Part 3 airs Tuesday, July 10th at 7:00 p.m. and part 4 airs Tuesday, July 17th at 7:00 p.m. The series repeats Sundays at 10:00 a.m. beginning July 8th.