Hear the New Bells of Notre Dame

Just over 6 hours ago the new bells of Notre Dame Cathedral rang out exactly as they would have done 200 years ago. The nine new bells chime with … [Read more...]





Major & Mrs Holt’s Pocket Battlefield Guide to the Somme 1916/1918

The Somme is the epicentre for most people in the study of the First World War from a UK and Commonwealth perspective. Today the landscape and … [Read more...]





Unsinkable – The Full Story

The first modern work to give a comprehensive picture of the RMS Titanic and the people intertwined with her fate, from disaster to recovery. Drawn … [Read more...]





Tracing Your Yorkshire Ancestors

If you want to find out about your Yorkshire ancestors, you can visit the many unusual and fascinating archives in England's largest county. As … [Read more...]





Hot cross buns

Traditionally eaten on Good Friday the Hot Cross bun has become another event based food available all year round. Made from a special dough … [Read more...]





Industrial past in Carlisle

Opened in the Summer of 2001 the subway linking the grounds of Carlisle Castle with the Tullie House side of Castle Way in Carlisle is filled with … [Read more...]