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On this edition of This Week In Richmond, host David Bailey is joined by 2 General Assembly staff members, Abbey Phillips (Sen. McClellan’s staff) and Brad Veach (Del. Collin’s staff) to talk about their duties for the legislator they serve.
Fancy boats, be they yachts or warships, have always been part of royal demonstrations of power and status from the time the Vikings were pillaging along the coasts of Anglo-Saxon England back in the 800s. Given that Britain is an island, ships were of particular importance to defend the realm (Elizabeth’s Armada) and chase off enemies (Napoleon at Trafalgar.)
This series uncovers the secret state that helped keep Queen Elizabeth in power for over 40 years. During a time when Britain was divided, unstable and violent the world’s first secret service was born. Run by William and Robert Cecil, this father and son team had the duty of protecting the queen and the country.
Watch Queen Elizabeth's Secret Agents: Episode 1 January 28 at 10:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS. Check listings for additional air-times.
On this edition of This Week In Richmond, host David Bailey is joined by six of the newest members of the General Assembly; Del. Schuyler T. VanValkenburg (D), Del. Dawn Adams (D), Del. Chris Hurst (D), Del. Wendy Gooditis (D), Del. David Reid (D), and Del. Cheryl Turpin (D) to discuss some of the items they will be focusing on during the 2018 legislative session.
This second Sunday of our Victoria extravaganza was filled with skeletons – and intruders – being shaken from closets with all the accompanying gasps and tears. But then what else could be expected with an eye-opening scene of Victoria screaming like a banshee in childbirth?
Join Ann Curry for a new series featuring dramatic reunions of people whose lives crossed at pivotal moments. View history through their eyes and hear stories of heroism, hope and the forging of unbreakable bonds.
On this edition of This Week In Richmond, host David Bailey is joined by a special panel; Shelby Lee Ethington (RMC), Salinna Lor (VCU) and Tonecia Brothers-Sutton (VCU) to talk about issues in the Commonwealth from a Millennial perspective.
Victoria is a wonderful glimpse into the life of a woman who is usually thought of as dressed in black; old, round and stern during a period considered prudish; boring and filled with ugly heavy carved furniture.
Tommy Edwards, a Richmond, Virginia singer and songwriter, had a No. 1 hit song in the 1958 entitled “It’s All in the Game.” He also charted numerous other hit songs as a performer and a writer. Produced by Randy Scott, a former radio personality at WLEE-AM, this documentary tells the story of this prolific local singer-songwriter.