The Origin of the Yard and Met...

Sep 16, 2011 by

How many of us have a foot a foot long ?
What are the origins of some of the measurements we use today.

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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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What is the origin of April Fo...

Apr 1, 2011 by

When & how did April Fools day come about ?

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