Give a Gift
By Dean Nicholas
Published 16 December 2013
An early Christmas gift for history fans.
By Paul Lay
Published 11 December 2013
After much debate, the shortlist for this year's book prize has been decided.
By Rob Murray
Alexander Graham Bell receives a surprising message whilst making the first telephone call.
Published 10 December 2013
Paul Lay salutes a new perspective on Britain’s involvement in the Napoleonic Wars.
Published 5 December 2013
From Gagarin to Armstrong and crew, the milestones in the race for supremacy in space.
Published 4 December 2013
Our readers name some of their favoured books from the past 12 months.
Published 25 November 2013
Allan Mallinson joins us to discuss a 'lost' memo penned by Winston Churchill in 1911 concerning the prospect of a European war.
Published 20 November 2013
Footage of the wedding of the future Queen Elizabeth II to Philip Mountbatten, on November 20th 1947.
By Charlotte Crow
Published 13 November 2013
Jerry White discusses the housing crisis that afflicted London during the First World War, one that had a profound affect on living conditions in the capital.
By Daisy Dunn
Published 5 November 2013
Daisy Dunn reviews an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London.
By Richard Sugg
Published 30 October 2013
While vampires are not real, history shows that the fear of them is, as Richard Sugg demonstrates.
Published 29 October 2013
The 70th anniversary of VE Day in 2015 could be the last marked by those who fought for it, says Paul Lay.
Published 21 October 2013
An infographic showing the history of tall buildings.
Published 16 October 2013
Paul Lay reports on the British Museum's latest exhibition.