Long Live the Queen?

By James Hoyle.     A personal opinion piece from our Website Editor.   It’s a very big day for the Queen. And whether you’re a monarchist or a staunch republican, no one can deny that this is a very historic moment for Britain generally. Elizabeth II has become a
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Ancestors of Kate Middleton Found On Film

Several of the Duchess of Cambridge’s ancestors have been discovered on newsreels within the British Pathé film library. The earliest film (you can find them all here) dates back to 1915 and shows Kate Middleton’s great-great-great uncle, the Lord Mayor of Leeds Sir Charles Lupton paying a visit to the Leeds Pals Battalion
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From the Dark Ages

By James Hoyle.   King Arthur and his legendary Knights of the Round Table; the heroic King of Wessex, Alfred the Great; hordes of Viking invaders – there’s nothing like a good early-medieval tale. Nostalgia for the Dark Ages is nothing new and we’ve put together a collection of material on people
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