What kind of a place was Shakespeare’s London? We’re taking a peek into the first lecture of the series, a ‘teaser’ on London in 1603.
Thinking of visiting Hampton Court? Check out this list of things to see while you’re there!
On 14 November, 1569, Thomas Percy, seventh Earl of Northumberland, and Charles Neville, sixth earl of Westmoreland, called on all Catholics to take up arms in defence of their true faith as they occupied the Northern city of Durham.
Here are ten interesting (and sometimes funny) quotes from Queen Elizabeth I (1558-1603), one of England’s greatest monarchs.
The British government will begin circulating a new £1 coin in 2017, and are placing in safeguards to prevent it from being forged. Back in the 16th century, the government of Elizabeth I also had to deal with the problems of counterfeit coins.
My visit to Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge in Epping Forest.
It’s time to revisit all the incredible and memorable adventures of Mary, Queen of Scots.
My visit to Sutton House, a Tudor brick home in East London, in Hackney.
Examining the life of Elizabeth I’s ‘spymaster’.