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  1. 18th Century London - its daily life and hazards.
  2. Sin city: One in five women in 1700s London were prostitutes
  3. The French Fuhrer: Napoleon was as barbaric as Hitler, claims historian
  5. Old London Bridge, 1209-1831
  6. The Black Death
  7. Greatest Empire Ever
  8. The Blitz, 1940/1941.
  9. How the world's first tanks - in WWI - were death traps mired in mud
  10. 20 Quite Interesting Historical Facts
  11. The Battle of Britain. Was it won by the Royal Navy?
  12. Oliver Cromwell
  13. The wives who went to war
  14. The botched execution of Margaret, Countess of Salisbury
  15. The horrors of the London slum of St Giles's - nicknamed "Old Nichol"
  16. Come on over, Fritz! WWI British soldier's hidden diary reveals amazing trench truces
  17. Old guns
  18. The Jacobite Rebellion.
  19. Medieval Worst Jobs
  20. The Triple Tree
  21. WWI soldier's 90-year-old letter gives horrific account of Christmas in the trenches
  22. Great Fire of London, 1666
  23. Erwin Rommel
  24. The REAL Jack Sparrow: He would have eaten Johnny Depp for breakfast
  25. The Best World War Two Poems Ever
  26. Oliver Cromwell: The father of our democracy or a war criminal?
  27. Online slave records help black Britons trace their past
  28. British inventions that foreigners have taken credit for.
  29. 70 years on, the horror of the German bombing of Britain is revealed
  30. The Mummy Returns: archaeologists discover remains of Egypt's first female pharaoh
  31. The Bloody Code.
  32. How the Great War still impacts on us today
  33. 13,000 year old cave painting of a mammoth is discovered in Britain
  34. Famous British battles.
  35. Stuffed peacock, fake snow and lashings of dancing girls - it's a Tudor Christmas
  36. Tyburn
  37. The exhumation of King Arthur's body
  38. A time traveller's guide to Victorian Britain
  39. How the Tudors and Victorians celebrated Christmas
  40. Canadian independence?
  41. Roman road trip
  42. Walking with Boudicca (part two of history travel series)
  43. Remembrance Day
  44. Terrible Tudors, Vile Victorians
  45. Napoleon lived like an emperor on Elba
  46. Bedlam: London and its mad
  47. Workhouse of horrors: How this medieval hell exists within living memory
  48. With three films being made about 1066, the bloody truth about the Norman invasion...
  49. The horrors of Newgate Gaol
  50. The Pendle Witches, 1612
  51. The Luddites
  52. Search on for 'lost' battlefields of England
  53. Wreck of Captain Cook's Endeavour found.
  54. The Red Dragon - Y Ddraig Goch
  55. The London Gin Craze.
  56. Three Roman Slave Rebellions
  57. King size! Henry VIII's extraordinary vital statistics
  58. Celts and Vikings possibly fought against Anglo-Saxons
  59. Empress Maud Matilda: the "forgotten" 12th Century English Civil War
  60. Medieval inns and taverns
  61. F-35 JSF. Canada's new jet?
  62. The never before seen colour photographs of the bloody battle of Passchendaele
  63. Londoners' tormented skeletons give up secrets from the grave
  64. Viking Age 793 A.D - 1066 A.D
  65. Decapitated bodies in Roman mass grave found on Olympic Highway route
  66. Time traveller's guide to Tudor England
  67. Jack Sheppard: Escaping from prison was child's play
  68. The Whitechapel Murders
  69. Did Boudicca's curse cause 6000 of Rome's fiercest warriors to vanish without trace?
  70. Why does the weasel go pop? - the secret meaning of our best-loved nursery rhymes
  71. Shakespeare's grave concerns led to witty warning on headstone
  72. The Napoleonic Wars and the Hartlepool Monkey
  73. Man drunk on mouthwash caught going down on sister
  74. Scottish history is riddled with myth and falsehood, says eminent historian
  75. Were Queen Victoria and Prince Albert both illegitimate?
  76. Erwin Rommel
  77. Ned Kelly's home-made armour put on display as archaeologists find his grave
  78. Locked in time... the 400-year-old mummies (and one little girl)
  79. Was King Henry V our greatest ever monarch?
  80. Was this the waistcoat that Charles I was wearing when he was beheaded?
  81. The English, not the Celts, are the true ocupants of Britain
  82. Where History Happened: The Norman Conquest
  83. Images from history: Rarely seen photographs bring 1800s London back to life
  84. Arsenic, the Victorian Viagra that poisoned Britain
  85. 1895 school exam, are we dumb?
  86. Apollo 1 Disaster
  87. Greatest human invention of all time?
  88. Divers accidentally discover 18th Century shipwreck.
  89. Where History Happened: The Norman Conquest
  90. Nazi war mascot was Jewish
  91. Worst Canadian
  92. Pierre Elliot Trudeau Love or Hated Him ?
  93. Amazing 100 year old colour photos
  94. New exhibits portray Jamestown colonists as killers and rapists
  95. Genghis Khan: The daddy of all lovers
  96. Roman History - ancient history
  97. The antique chair that gives an eye-popping insight into Edward VII's debauched youth
  98. Celts come mainly from Spain
  99. The "Sweating Sickness" or "English Sweat"
  100. Revealed after 3000 years: the face of King Tutankhamun
  101. Robin Hood - fact or fiction?
  102. Lincoln Cathedral, the world's tallest building, circa 1300-1549
  103. Frank Slide
  104. The execution of Charles I and the abolition of the monarchy
  105. Where History Happened: The Black Death, 1348/49
  106. George Mallory, First to climb Everest?
  107. Scientists prove Shakespeare wrote 'missing' play
  108. English ashamed of our Anglo-Saxon past??
  109. Remains of Shakespeare's first Globe Theatre unearthed in Shoreditch, East London
  110. Flight 19 (1945)
  111. Easter Uprising: In the end it beat the British
  112. History Quiz
  113. Medieval English society
  114. Is Boadicea buried at a McDonald's?
  115. Aboriginals and the Canadian Military
  116. Choosing sides in the English Civil War
  117. A new diary reveals the truth about life on board the first ships for Australia
  118. Revealed: The REAL Sweeney Todd
  119. "Hurlers" stone circle may have been built to mirror Orion's belt
  120. >> Magic Roman & Greek ruins in Libya <<
  121. A Gun! A gun! My kingdom for a gun
  122. Immerse youtself in Hogarthian London
  123. Update on Micheal Jackson
  124. DNA tests on Princes in the Tower
  125. Could the British burial ground of Sioux warrior have been found?
  126. Oka Crisis the first of mny bloody battles
  127. Rare footage of WWI Gallipoli battle unearthed
  128. 10,000 Roman coins unearthed by amateur metal detector enthusiast
  129. Viking Empire and Battles 570-1263
  130. Louis Riel
  131. The King and his castle: how Henry II rebuilt his reputation
  132. Where history happened: The Restoration (1660)
  133. Further Explanations for Ancient Flood Myth
  134. Evacuating wartime London
  135. Boadicea's gold found: Buried hoard dating back to era of warrior queen
  136. World War II: The Holocaust
  137. WWII: The RAF did target German civilians, but was RIGHT to do so
  138. The Spanish Armada
  139. River Thames frost fairs
  140. Israeli murderous response to Munich
  141. Heritage: Tell us about your roots
  142. Remembrance day forgotten
  143. The murder of Thomas Becket, 1170
  144. What do you think came first?
  145. Want to lose weight? Use goose grease and turpentine says 17th century guide
  146. The NAZI relative that the Royals disowned
  147. 8 lost nukes.
  148. The Legacy of Pierre Trudeau
  149. Battle of Trafalgar log offers insight into Nelson's victory
  150. John Rykener, the 14th Century transvestite
  151. World War II as a Blitz of Colour
  152. Letters from the Blitz: Memoirs from the War's darkest days
  153. Buried side by side, the Roundheads who fell victim to a terrible siege
  154. The founding fathers of Australia: The story of convicts shipped to the New World
  155. Where History Happened: The Gunpowder Plot
  156. The ball and chain that may have condemned a 17th century prisoner to a watery grave
  157. The real pirate of the Caribbean.
  158. He beheaded Blackbeard and hanged cut-throats... the life of Woodes Rogers
  159. Our worst monarch? Britain's spoilt for choice...
  160. Accident or foreign terrorism? The untold story of the Great Fire of London
  161. Remains of British soldier who died in Anglo-Zulu War identified after 130 years
  162. Early British kingdoms
  163. Pictured: The amazing catacombs full of mummified monks
  164. Viking History: One of the Greatest Times in History
  165. The 1688 invasion of Britain that's been erased from history
  166. Seven wonders made by man.
  167. America : Most dysfunctional "Democracy"
  168. Revealed: What 'devilishly handsome' highwayman Dick Turpin REALLY looked like
  169. Laissez-faire and the Victorians
  170. Meet Your Masters
  171. Boudica: a queen in search of a husband
  172. Scientists find ancient Mexican civilisation sacrificed children
  173. The bizarre 'safe cures' of 19th Century that 'work like magic'
  174. Berwick-upon-Tweed and its war with Russia.
  175. Deadliest Conflict in History: Taiping Rebellion
  176. Trudeau exaggerated FLQ crisis
  177. Asking the 20th Century's oldest philosophical question
  178. Where History Happened: The Anarchy
  179. The Resurrection Men
  180. Tilly La Campagne - A forgotten Canadian Battle
  181. Historical and interesting photos
  182. Report shows that most young children are proud of Britain's history
  183. The home of Rome's legendary Ninth Legion is found in Yorkshire
  184. Somme survivor's diary emerges after 91 years
  185. Worldwide quest to find heir to the throne - if 1066 had not happened
  186. Who was the greatest leader in the history of humanity?
  187. Discovered: 'New' poem from Shakespeare dedicated to Elizabeth I
  188. Cryptic signatures that ‘prove Shakespeare was a secret Catholic’
  189. King Herod's tomb is "discovered" by archaeologists
  190. She's aged well: Face of incredibly preserved 700-year-old Chinese mummy
  191. Sinkiang, northwestern Chinese autonomous region
  192. The men working days and knights
  193. Surely you jest!
  194. The Charge of Light Brigade boy who rode into the jaws of death and lived
  195. Viking Ring Castles: Hill forts same as Maori Pa
  196. Roman sarcophagi discovered in Newcastle, 1,800 years after they were sealed
  197. Decoded Roger Morrice diary reveals dark days of 17th Century England
  198. Why America Dropped the Bomb
  199. History of the Canadian Empire (Declassified)!
  200. The 18th century dentist's guide to 'a brilliant smile'
  201. Battle of Mogadishu
  202. Burnt Church Crisis
  203. Mystery of the Saxon 'couple' buried arm in arm not husband and wife, but two MEN
  204. Rare 2,000-year-old Roman skeleton found in 6ft lead coffin in Yorkshire
  205. Greatest Canadian of the 20th Century
  206. The Doctor will saw you now! New exhibition lifts the lid on medicine's gory past
  207. Portraits of famous historical figures ... starring their modern-day descendants
  208. Work starts in Portsmouth on £36m Mary Rose museum
  209. Britain's first Blitz: not 1940/41 but 1915
  210. Cornwallis Surrenders This Date - 1781
  211. Mistresses on the make, and murder. We can't get enough of the Terrible Tudors
  212. 'Lady Godiva' rides again...in Oxford
  213. Entering the Greatest Depression in History
  214. How Britain planned to rain death on the Nazis with poisoned sewing machine needles
  215. The Great Stink
  216. Where history happened: The Wars of the Roses
  217. Bomber Harris thought the Dambusters' attacks on Germany 'achieved nothing'
  218. The Bankers Manifesto 1892
  219. El Arish Massacre, and Attack on U.S.S Liberty
  220. How the moustache won an empire
  221. Was this the real-life Gladiator?
  222. Viking Battle at Svolder
  223. Britain's Roman brothel where dozens of unwanted babies were killed
  224. Dick Turpin.
  225. Che Guevara
  226. Where History Happened: The War on Witches
  227. Anglo-Saxons had same gods as Vikings
  228. Tihuanaco and Mars
  229. Haggis was invented by the English but hijacked by Scottish nationalists
  230. Prince of Darkness: The truth about Thomas Cromwell
  231. Survivors' tales of the Great War, 90 years on
  232. Surnames that reveal pirate ancestry
  233. Royal mistress Nell Gwyn's expenses would shame our MPs but she was worth every penny
  234. Haul of ancient Roman artefacts found in London well stuns experts
  235. Tall ships mark 400th anniversary of first English settlement in America
  236. Row of ancient stones found in Dartmoor ‘are older than Stonehenge’
  237. Did the Bush Administration deceive Americans into supporting the Iraq war?
  238. Guy Fawkes
  239. Bank of Canada
  240. The New Testament Forged Origins
  241. Israel practicing apartheid and colonialism
  242. Invitation to Charles II's 1661 coronation to be auctioned
  243. The secrets, loves and scandals of the Royal Family are laid bare
  244. The day the cruellest captain in the Royal Navy pushed his suffering crew too far
  245. What has Hollywood done to Robin Hood?
  246. Revealed: The macabre face casts of notorious Scottish murderers Burke and Hare
  247. Jomsviking: Pagan mercenary army from 900s-1000s
  248. Shiver me shattered timbers: Remains of Captain Kidd's ship found in Caribbean
  249. Founder of Islam, Mohammad, was a Pedophile
  250. You missed me, Hardy: Or how Nelson really died 25ft from the spot that's a shrine