First aired: Tuesday 20th February 2007 First episode of a three-part documentary series in which Michael Cockerell tells the inside story of Tony Blair’s controversial ten years at the top. Candid interviews with Downing Street insiders, Cabinet colleagues and rivals cast new light on key events and on the Prime Minister’s complex character. Part One covers the years up to 9/11. New Labour had been swept to power pledged to transform Britain and make the world a better place.
Following the Prime Minister Tony Blair from his landslide victory that brought him to power, to his choice to leave as the longest serving Prime Minister since Margaret Thatcher.
Episodes: Part 1: The New Leader First aired: Tuesday 20th February 2007 Part 2: A Man with a Mission. First aired: Date: Tuesday 27th February 2007 Part 3: The End of the Affair First Aired: Tuesday 6th March, 2007