It is a way of life almost forgotten that is so different from life today. Read this first hand account of what came after washday see how your grandmother use to cope with her chores.
This article is a first hand account of working class life back in the 1940s. Ordinary life carried on even in the War years and this article lets you take a peek into what life was like back then.
A first hand account of train travel in the late forties and early fifties as experienced by a young working class child. Also memories recalled of the barrow boys and girls that would meet the trains
Find out what the children took with them when they were evacuated see how much the host families got paid for each evacuee that they took in. Watch an evacuee telling his story to his grandson.
On July 13, 2016, Theresa May became the United Kingdom’s second female Prime Minister after Margaret Thatcher.
Children in the 1960's played happily outside. Their simple games and rhymes made Britain's streets live. Children were never still and obesity was rare, but children's healthy active lifestyle and playing outside gave...
There's just a few simple rules that make the British Royal family's line of succession easy to understand.
Treason is serious crime against your own country. When that crime is committed by a peer of the realm with rank and privilege, the deed or deeds ought to be severely dealt with - but are they always?
Politicians view the public with contempt & public cynicism about politicians is dangerously high partly because of recent referenda and General Election campaigns but mainly due to politicians’ acts
Westminster used the Yuletide silly season to bury a large MPs payrise. A far right group was banned from Britain as Terrorist. Brexiteers are asking people to be nice to them as they are not racist