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Paul Lay

A selection of readers' correspondence with the editor, Paul Lay.

Our editor Paul Lay picks the books he'll be packing to the beach this summer.

The furore over Michael Gove's plans for the English curriculum shows our collective amnesia over our rich sources of literature and history, writes Paul Lay.

The winners of this year's prestigious history prize have been announced.

A selection of readers' correspondence with the editor, Paul Lay.

Archaeologists have confirmed that the town of Amesbury in Wiltshire, located two miles from Stonehenge, is the longest continuously occupied settlement in Britain.

The cultural events planned to mark the centenary of the First World War have taken a turn for the bizarre.

A selection of readers' correspondence with the editor, Paul Lay.

Paul Lay considers the late MP's contribution to and understanding of England's radical tradition.

A recent televisual account of the First World War leaves Paul Lay feeling underwhelmed.