Charles Freeman discusses his research into one of history's greatest mysteries.
Posted Wed 29th October, 10:50 · Comments
Two recent notable deaths are a reminder of an endangered British species: the non-royal duke and duchess.
Posted Tue 28th October, 09:31 · Comments
The Shroud of Turin, Joan of Arc's 'visions' and the invention of Total War.
Posted Thu 16th October, 09:16 · Comments
Could Britain have done more in the years leading up to 1997 to ensure Hong Kong's freedoms?
Posted Tue 7th October, 14:36 · Comments
Chris Lowry puts a lifetime into historical perspective.
Posted Thu 2nd October, 08:20 · Comments
A few pictures of our suitably historic new abode.
Posted Wed 1st October, 14:00 · Comments
Paul Lay reflects on the fashion for taking photographs in museums and galleries.
Posted Tue 30th September, 09:48 · Comments
Before discussing the possibility of Home Rule, Britain needs to get its 'House' in order, argues Naomi Lloyd-Jones.
Posted Fri 19th September, 12:45 · Comments
How one company opened an entire sub-continent to economic and political development, with huge ramifications for India, Britain, and the world.
Posted Tue 16th September, 08:23 · Comments
The time travellers explore the African interior with Burton and Speke.
Posted Fri 12th September, 10:46 · Comments
In the October edition of History Today, Linda Porter looks at the short but distinguished rule of James V of Scotland.
Posted Thu 11th September, 10:51 · Comments
In this episode, Roger Moorhouse joins us to discuss the Nazi-Soviet Pact of 1939-41.
Posted Thu 4th September, 09:12 · Comments
In embracing tattoos, the people of Britain are returning to their ancient roots, argues Paul Lay.
Posted Wed 3rd September, 09:20 · Comments
Philippa Joseph reviews an exhibition at the National Gallery, London.
Posted Tue 2nd September, 09:11 · Comments
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