May means pay day – and a chance to buy more history books! But what new history books are out there in May 2020? You see – like all other aspects of life, coronavirus is having an impact on the book industry too. Release dates for publications are being pushed back all over the place….
AD How do you stop a powerful woman? Call her a witch. Alongside treason, it is probably the worst thing a woman could be accused of. Once you have been tainted with the accusation of witchcraft, there’s no going back. Throughout history, any women who defied their societal norms was open to accusations of witchcraft….
Britain is a nation with one foot stuck firmly in the past. You only have to look at this year’s frenzy about Prince Harry’s and Meghan Markle’s wedding to know that – even though its the 21st Century – we still love our Royal Family and the lashings of tradition they come with, almost as…
Last weekend I was lucky enough to pay a visit to the Sandringham Estate in Norfolk. I’m a bit of a fan of the British Royal Family (this is a massive understatement) so to stand in the actual rooms where the Queen has breakfast and opens her Christmas presents was a massive delight for me….