Early birthday present for Britain’s oldest theatre
The Bristol Old Vic, Britain’s oldest theatre, has received a boost of Lottery funding in the run-up to its 250th anniversary, plus we look back at some of our other historic playhouses.
Royal Mint celebrates longest reign: our top 10 facts
The Royal Mint celebrates Her Majesty The Queen becoming the longest reigning monarch with the unveiling of new coins
CLOSED: WIN a souvenir book on Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family
As HM The Queen prepares to become the longest reigning monarch in British history, enter our competition to win a book celebrating the history of the Royal Family and Her Majesty’s reign.
New Battle of Britain exhibit opens at IWM Duxford
New exhibition at IWM Duxford tells the human story of the battle for Britain’s skies with personal tales and momentos from seven people who served at the pivotal fighter station.