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Pictorial Teaser of Victoria Episode 8 “Young England” where despite being heavily pregnant Victoria is determined to show herself in public.

The episode airs in the UK on October 9th 2016. US viewers will have to wait for PBS airing with the series starting in January 2017.

Victoria Episode 8 “Young England” Pictorial Teaser Video

Victoria, Episode 8 - Tom Hughes and Jenna Coleman
Victoria, Episode 8 – Albert (Tom Hughes) and Queen Victoria (Jenna Coleman) ©2016 ITV

Victoria Episode 8 “Young England” Official Lowdown

A heavily pregnant Victoria is frustrated by both Albert and her mother’s attempts to confine her to the Palace. Then Cumberland arrives in London, hoping that Victoria may die in childbirth, as he is still the heir Presumptive.

Determined to show herself in public, and also desperate to free her from her ‘German tyrant’, Victoria goes for a drive. However she is accosted by an unhinged admirer.

Whilst Victoria is taken aback, she is resolute that it will not frighten her and despite Albert’s misgiving, goes out again. This time Albert goes with her. However they are shot at by a man in the crowd. The man is Edward Oxford (Harry McEntire).

Victoria, Episode 8 - Tom Hughes and Jenna Coleman
Victoria, Episode 8 – Albert (Tom Hughes) and Queen Victoria (Jenna Coleman) ©2016 ITV
Victoria, Episode 8 - Harry McEntire
Victoria, Episode 8 – Edward Oxford (Harry McEntire) ©2016 ITV