Through my limited knowledge, I have compiled a list of the top ten worst ever rulers of our green and pleasant land. It's been done before, but I believe that this really is the definitive list!
Many pubs in England have names which come from religious symbols and buildings, or Biblical quotes. Some are obvious, many are not. Bishop's Finger is obvious, Cross Keys is not!
Undeniably handsome, charming and sporty, Prince William could have chosen almost any girl in the world. But the eligible prince's true love was a woman he could never marry. Find out more.
The Kingdom of Pictland first Kingdom of Scotland. Unification of Dal Riata and Pictland under House of Alpin as new Kingdom of Alba.
This is a long article but it will give you a good understanding of the rulers of England and now the United Kingdom from 1066 to the present date.
Eadward's queen Eadgytha, daughter of Godwin, sister to Harold. Her loyalty and friendship went to her younger brother Tostig, rather than Harold in the end... And Harold's time as William's guest.
A brief analysis on the oath that the members of the Pilgrimage of Grace took when rebelling against Henry VIII's dissolution of monasteries as well as calling for the removal of Thomas Cromwell.
Who are the British? DNA research reveals surprising facts about the origins of Britain's population. What does this tell us about the way we cling to mistaken assumptions about our own and other races' identity?
After little over two decades rule in England, a corpulent William raided in his liege lord's lands at Mantes. His errand was to punish those who raided in Normandy with Philip's blessing. However...
Harold was the second son of Earl Godwin of Wessex. After Godwin's death on 1053 Harold took over his father's earldom and became King Eadward's right-hand man. On Eadward's death shortly after Christmas, 1065 Harold was accepted as king by the Witan - an able leader and shrewd politician, his...