A Bequest To The Nation

The passionate relationship between Lord Nelson and Emma Hamilton causes tensions and friction amongst Nelson's family and colleagues.

What does the greatest naval hero of the day see in this drunken, vulgar woman? Rattigan's play sets out to explain this enigma.

Set in Bath and London, Autumn 1805.

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20120429 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

20120428 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

20110711 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

Terrence Rattigan's play stars Anna Massey.

20110710 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

Terrence Rattigan's play stars Anna Massey.

20120428 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict. Terrence Rattigan's play stars Anna Massey.

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

20120429 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

20120428 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

20110711 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

Terrence Rattigan's play stars Anna Massey.

20110710 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

Terrence Rattigan's play stars Anna Massey.

20120428 (BBC7)

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict. Terrence Rattigan's play stars Anna Massey.

Lord Nelson's passionate affair with vulgar Emma Hamilton sparks family conflict.

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The passionate relationship between Lord Nelson and Emma Hamilton causes tensions and friction amongst Nelson's family and colleagues.

What does the greatest naval hero of the day see in this drunken, vulgar woman? Rattigan's play sets out to explain this enigma.

Set in Bath and London, Autumn 1805.

2005101620060924

The passionate relationship between Lord Nelson and Emma Hamilton causes tensions and friction amongst Nelson's family and colleagues.

What does the greatest naval hero of the day see in this drunken, vulgar woman? Rattigan's play sets out to explain this enigma.

Set in Bath and London, Autumn 1805.