Q and A with Joe and Liam from Beyond the Point

Beyond the Point is an organisation which looks to ‘unearth, explore and enlighten’ its users about the ‘overlooked structural heritage in Essex, London and Beyond. Its creators Joe and Liam have had an interest in history since year three and between them a wealth of knowledge, expertise and passion which has led to their website… Read More Q and A with Joe and Liam from Beyond the Point

The Origins of Our Beloved Christmas Traditions

by Lily Harris Twitter: @lilyharris_wri As Christmas creeps closer, many of us are getting excited about putting up decorations or planning the family’s traditions. But where do these traditions really come from? We’re looking at 5 common Christmas practices that you might not have given a second thought to – and the history behind each… Read More The Origins of Our Beloved Christmas Traditions

Jousting: The Sport of Kings

                                 I found when researching about Warwick Castle that jousts happened there and Antony Woodville, someone who i am fascinated by. also jousted so i wanted to know more.   I thought who best to approach but fellow antony Woodville historian, who has written a post on the real Ulrich von Lichtenstein from a Knights Tale – Danielle… Read More Jousting: The Sport of Kings