Live the fairytale and stay in a castle.
Historic self catering cottages across the UK
A directory of the most historic hotels in Britain
What drove three experienced lightkeepers to abandon their post on a remote island in the Outer Hebrides?
A Historic UK Guide to the last surviving remains of London’s old Roman and Medieval city wall.
Captain Kidd can be said to be the most unfortunate pirate ever to sail the high seas! For it was his bad luck to sail as a privateer/pirate just when the rules changed and the privateer/pirate became an outlaw.
On 15th June 1815, a ball took place in a coach house adjoining the Duke and Duchess of Richmond’s temporary home in Brussels. Known as the Duchess of Richmond’s Ball, it was to become one of the most famous parties in history…
The turmoil which followed the Reformation created an array of martyrs on both sides of the religious divide. One such martyr, nicknamed ‘the pearl of York’, was Margaret Clitherow…