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Anyone know where to find good reliable info on gladiators (Particarly female ones)? Thanks...
Can anyone help me please. I have found a silver coin with the appearance of the old shilling, but it is dated 1896(reign of Victoria) and relates to GeorgeIV who died in the late 1820s!How can this...
Can a German soldier receive the Iron Cross 1st Class if he hasn't already received the 2nd Class award? I also find it a petty niggle in films seeing German soldiers with WWI medals who are obviously...
bbc 2 I player. in 2 parts.......excellent. worth watching..
Driving through Liverpool today I found myself noticing how very badly much of the Victorian brickwork has weathered. So I then found myself wondering if this was due to pollution in the past, or the...
Looking at Dan Snow's prog on Naseby. Everyone kno that Charles I said his right to rule was from God ( = Divine Right ) - and Parliament said no.... but say in 1657... ( near the end of the Republic...
Hi all I'm puzzled about all this beer that seems to flow during TV Series such as Foyle's War. Despite the fact that most of the UK seemed to obtain all their food via ration coupons, these...
my 2 favorite ancient civilizations were the Aztecs and the vikings...
greek goddess of wisdom p-l-a-
Can anyone tell me what the shop now occupied by COSTA coffee used to be. The entrance has the word MOBY'S in a wonderful mosaic which has been retained for posterity. Thank you on advance....
I listened to this this morning. Manchester accents, but they sound so strange. Very sweet naive account of their thoughts on where they were evacuated!...
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2014/06/06/d-day-landing-sites-pictures_n_5458026.html...
Did you know that 'Joseph Hansom' who designed & patented the Hansom cab in 1834 is the same Joseph Hansom who designed the 'Holy Name Church' http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hansom_cab...
Does anyone know where exactly this is to view: United Kingdom - Tilton on the Hill where there is a memorial to a 657 Sqn AAC Lynx that crashed en route from Dishforth, North Yorkshire, to RAF Odiham...
pick me up mag issue 24 stuck on last one 16 a collect bit by bit 5 gl-an...
...Calais?
I would be grateful if a kind soul would give me a bullet=point type breakdown of the above battle. I have tried reading the wiki description of the battle but I have a very short attention span and...
My stepfather and his mates finished school, met up and began their usual evening journey to the nearby country park. The reason? They were visiting the locally based US and Polish soldiers, camped...
The Michael X files were given a D notice and wont be opened if at all until 2055 ish. Do you think as well as the photos of Princess Margaret the files contain evidence of the paedophile activities...
that i'd like to find out about i can't ask anyone in my family. I know her name, town of birth and that she was born somewhere between 1939 and 1949 (probably towards the latter end because my grand...

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