Netflix collection the “The Crown” is in regards to the reign of Queen Elizabeth nevertheless it additionally sheds gentle on the lives of different members of the royal household.
In the primary season of the present, she offers her consent to Princess Margaret’s marriage to Peter Townsend. Following her approval, the younger Queen Elizabeth is knowledgeable that the marriage would put the monarchy in danger.
In the episode “Gelignite” the younger Queen is warned in regards to the information story that is about to interrupt within the British press about her sister’s love affair with their father’s loyal man.
The Queen is suggested to ship the pair away with a view to divert media’s consideration.
The Group Captain Peter Townsend, a divorced commoner, is compelled to depart the UK for Brussels the place he’s assigned a diplomatic function.