Our Man in the Vatican - The Papal Visit

Documentary following Francis Campbell, the British ambassador to the Vatican, as preparations are made for Pope Benedict XVI's historic visit to the UK. Cameras trail Francis as he plans exactly where the Pope will visit and works out how to get the Popemobiles to Britain. He also has to deal with leaked memos, negative press coverage and intense speculation about the Pope's successor.


  • 2010-09-26 19:30:00 - 2010-09-26 20:30:00 on BBC One Northern Ireland,
  • 2010-10-10 20:00:00 - 2010-10-10 21:00:00 on BBC Two Northern Ireland,


  • Executive Producer Paul McGuigan