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Bad-Ass History Chicks

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From murder and conspiracy to rebellion and adulterous affairs; women throughout history have had a tendency to be a little on the ‘bad’ side! The phrase ‘women should be seen and not heard’ has been…

‘Titanic II’: A man overboard?

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In the wise words of The Beautiful South: “You don’t back a horse called Striding Snail, you don’t name your boat Titanic II.”  Recently in the news it was revealed that billionaire Clive Palmer has plans to launch…

QUIZ: Which Tudor Wife Are You?

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For the next ten minutes, imagine you are a Queen of the Tudor Court, married to the tempestuous tyrant King Henry VIII. You are on a whirlwind journey that will no doubt change history. Would…

Have You Ever Been to Temple Manor?

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The beautiful Temple Manor was built around 1240 by the Knights Templar. It was designed to provide suitable lodging for people of high rank or position, travelling between Dover and London every day. However, as the years…

It’s Archaeology… In YOUR hands!

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Polly Heffer, archaeology graduate and DigVentures intern, describes why crowd-funding is a new and exciting future for archaeology – and how DigVentures is leading the way… A new way to fund archaeology is here. Crowd-funding is a way to…