1204 – The Birth of Guer...

Sep 2, 2011 by

Guernsey today is an independent crown dependency. How did this state of affairs, common to all the Channel Islands, come about ?

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The Bayeux Tapestry

Jun 10, 2011 by

The Bayeux Tapestry is probably the most important pictorial image of the 11th century. A beautiful piece of medieval art depicting a pivotal moment in Britain’s history.

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Bible Chronology after the dea...

May 30, 2011 by

What were the order of events following the death and resurrection of Christ as outlined in the New Testament book of Acts and the various letters of the disciples ?

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Kings & Queens of England

May 10, 2011 by

From the 10th century Athelston to our very own Elizabeth II, the history of the British monarchy is one of religious conflict,...

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Flags of the Channel Islands

Apr 8, 2011 by

Many of the flags recall links to the The Duchy of Normandy. The Duchy stems from the Viking invasions of France in the 8th century. It was created by the treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte in 911 out of concessions made by King Charles, and granted to Rollo.

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What is the origin of April Fo...

Apr 1, 2011 by

When & how did April Fools day come about ?

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