The Dreadful Judgement

Tony Robinson reads from Neil Hanson's account of the Great Fire of London.

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0120011001

The capital is in the grip of plague.

0220011002

The plague has, at last, subsided, but one tipsy baker has slumped into bed.

0320011003

It starts to look as if Charles II might have his own dark reasons for fanning the flames.

0420011004

Thomas the baker is on the run and six acres of molten lead are pouring from the roof of St Paul's.

05 LAST20011005

As the flames finally subside, a maelstrom of scandal and speculation flares up.