Video Lending Library Feature: A Look at Royalty

Her 60 years on the throne make her the country’s second longest-serving sovereign in history, and in 2012 all eyes are on Queen Elizabeth II as Britain marks her Diamond Jubilee. In this fascinating series of four episodes, veteran newsman, Sir Trevor McDonald Obe looks not only at the traditions and institutions surrounding the monarchy, but at the fabric of British life and history.  The DVD is titled “Queen & Country” (I.D. 2294) and it can be borrowed from the WGBY Collection at the Springfield Public Library.