Because there’s more to the history of trains than delays and signalling errors…
What did it take to build the castles of Britain's landscape?
He certainly stamped his personality upon the nation.
We don’t know our Hogwarts from our Windsor Castle.
New research identifies Henry VIII’s mega divorce settlement (and annual £6m booze bill.)
If their walls could talk...
Should Hitler’s wife be thought of as a tragic figure, or a callous character?
Ever wondered how some of our favourite festive traditions came to be...?
What Winston Churchill called “the greatest American battle of the war” began…
Crowned on Christmas Day, 1066, our first Norman king changed the course of the nation.
From the shocking incident that sparked a war, to the truth behind Woodstock…
What was the first popular video game? And why did NYC briefly descend into civil war?
Paranoid theory or ugly truth?
Are millions wrong to loathe her?
Was John F. Kennedy more of a hazard than a hero?
From letters of one of WWII’s most tragic victims to Napoleon's hat…
75% of people keep historical items hoping they will be worth something in the future.
Here are some fascinating facts on the day which ended the carnage of the Great War.
How SHOULD we regard Guy Fawkes?
We see what they would have looked in real life for the very first time...
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