A million Vikings still live among us
Almost one million Britons alive today are of Viking descent, which means one in 33 men can claim to be direct descendants of the Vikings.
Mapped: All The UNESCO World Heritage Sites In The UK And Ireland
Sometimes it's easy to forget what's right on our doorstep - especially when there are so many beautiful and world-renowned historic sites that are only a stone's throw away! We're fortunate that we have so many
The Anglo-Saxons: Who were they? - DiscoverMiddleAges.co.uk
Who were the Anglo-Saxons and where did they come from. Why did the Anglo-Saxons invade Britain? Discover their origins and history here.
British Castles, Stately Homes and Houses
A short personal description with many self-taken large photos of 314 Castles, Stately Homes and Houses with links to appropriate picture sites. Interesting and some very rare places all over Britain.
UK Counties Map | Counties in United Kingdom
UK Counties Map for free use, download and print. Map showing the location of all the counties in United Kingdom including England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Age of Heroes - 3: Establishing Hierarchy, Elbowing the Opposition. Angles, Jutes and Saxons Vie for Overlordship
After the Romans left in AD410 waves of Germanic invaders migrated to Britain, some knowing the land, who had served the Romans as foederati. The kingdoms of theJutes, Angles and Saxons grew...