Elvis wears a shirt by designer (and populariser) Alfred Shaheen in the film Blu
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 ©
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.
Henry I marries Matilda, the daughter of Malcolm III of Scotland; theirs was alm
Who was the first royal to marry at Westminster Abbey? Whose wedding do we have to thank for the white wedding dress? And who turned down a future king three times before agreeing to marry him?
  Today, the 18 May, is International Museum’s Day. A day dedicated to celebrating our world’s museums and to highlight the challenges they face. Museums across the globe will be holding events and this year’s theme is "Hyperconnected museums: New approaches, new publics". 
June 2018
How Hitler rose to power, the secrets of Stonehenge, the women who were against the vote and so much more!
Henry VIII and his first wife Katherine of Aragon, painted c1520. The early year
Alison Weir looks back at the six weddings of Britiain's most-married monarch,  starting with his wedding to his late brother's widow
Tutankhamun ruled in the 18th Dynasty, from c1332-23 BC © Getty
Did the Boy Pharaoah hex the people who disturbed his eternal rest? Probably not, but it made for good gossip...
Oh I do like to be beside the sea side...
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