Replica Tudor galleon sailed by Francis Drake is for sale – and it could be yours for a mere £400,000
Calling all Tudor fans, a replica of Francis Drake’s ship Golden Hind is for sale in Devon. The ship captured a Spanish galleon in the 16th century, laden with the equivalent of £480 million in…
Bears to dolls, favourite toys of past 100 years celebrated on UK stamps
From Merrythought bears to Sindy dolls, the UK’s best-loved toys of the past century are being celebrated in a set of Royal Mail stamps. How many remind you of your childhood?
Piece of William and Kate’s wedding cake goes up for sale. How much would you pay?
A slice of the fruit cake at the 2011 wedding of the Duke and Duchess sold for almost £6,000 several years ago
Henry VIII’s favourite palace uncovered in Greenwich in ‘hugely exciting’ find
Lost Tudor palace unearthed at site of Old Royal Naval College in London during renovations of Painted Hall
Big Ben’s bongs to fall silent during restoration work
The iconic sound of Big Ben’s bongs will not be heard in London until 2021 as essential restoration work is carried out to Westminster’s Elizabeth Tower
Roman London: what to do at the Londinium 2017 festival
Gladiators, togas, chariots. We think we know what life in Roman London was like. But is any of it true? We preview Londinium, a season of events in the capital celebrating London’s Roman heritage
Princes Harry and William open up about Princess Diana
In a new documentary ahead of the 20th anniversary of her death, Princess Diana’s two sons, Prince Harry and Prince William, have opened up about the grief they suffered following the death of their mother