Princess Diana: when grief gripped a nation

What does the extraordinary outpouring of emotion that followed Princess Diana's death tell us about the state of Britain 20 years ago? Dominic Sandbrook investigates...

Floral tributes to Diana, Princess of Wales, outside Kensington Palace. (Photo by Liba Taylor/CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images)

This article was first published in the September 2017 issue of BBC History Magazine.

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