The story of the Middle Ages, from the Norman Conquest to Richard III
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Britain likes to lay claim to inventing football, but it turns out that humans  enjoyed kicking balls about before Britain even existed
  The ultimate guide to the evolution of castles from the Normans through to the Tudors, the beginnings of today's feminism movement, the football war and much more!
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If you'd just taken the throne by force, how much love would feel for your rival's heirs?
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  There are more than 40 in use across the British Isles. Blame travel, but also not travelling
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  Where do we get this unusual word from for such an everyday item?
Elvis wears a shirt by designer (and populariser) Alfred Shaheen in the film Blu
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Cowboy practicality crashes into Polynesian colour
With the release today of The Nineties on DVD by Network Distributing, we're offering one lucky reader the chance to bag themselves all four series. 
Tying tin cans to the newlyweds' getaway car was said to ward off evil spirits ©
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It has nothing to do with bees, unfortunately
  On the 19 May 1536, Henry VIII's second wife Anne Boleyn, was executed for high treason. Alison Weir takes a look at her final days.
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