It was the divorce that scandalised Georgian England… She was a spirited young heiress. He was a handsome baronet with a promising career in government. Their marriage had the makings of a fairy tale but ended as one of the most salacious and highly publicised divorces in history.
The Worsley’s story, their struggles and outrageous lifestyle, promises to shock even the modern reader.
BBC drama The Scandalous Lady W is based on the novel by Hallie Rubenhold