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Balance of power 1642 - 1645

Balance of power 1642 - 1645 Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Follow the shifting balance of power as the Civil War unfolds across England and Wales

Pride's Purge

Pride's Purge Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
To clear the way for a trial of the King, first Parliament had to be 'cleansed' by Pride's purge

After the king fled

After the king fled Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The nation waited. What would happen to Britain after the king fled?

The Solemn League

The Solemn League Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A promise to uphold religious freedoms led to a deal between the English Parliament and the Scots: The solemn league

Timeline 1645

Timeline 1645 Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A year-by-year guide to the key events of the Civil War

The Grand Remonstrance

The Grand Remonstrance Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Pym took the dispute to the people with the publication of the Grand Remonstrance

Court of Charles I

Court of Charles I Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Bad influences riddled the Court of Charles I

Endgame - Between the wars

Endgame - Between the wars Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
While Charles fled his captors, the army debated what the new world should look like. It wasn't peaceful between the wars

Rupert's march to Marston Moor

Rupert's march to Marston Moor Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
In a bid to lift the siege of York, Rupert embarked on a march to Marston Moor