THE YEAR OF THE THREE KINGS Today is the anniversary of the Battle of Hastings. Called by many historians one … Continue reading THE BATTLE OF HASTINGS: 1066 A.D.
Local historians say it’s the site of the curtain-raiser to Hastings in 1066. The council wants to build hundreds of … Continue reading The Battle of Fulford: War breaks out over ‘forgotten’ Yorkshire battlefield
Modified from the vault for St Oswald’s Day: Happy St. Oswald’s Day! It has been a while since I wrote … Continue reading St Oswald and the Sussex Plague
By Anonymous Beowulf is the longest and greatest surviving Anglo-Saxon poem. The setting of the epic is the sixth … Continue reading Beowulf – Poem Summary.