Events in British History
Britain has a long and varied history, so it's no surprise that British History is filled with fascinating events, intrigue, and larger than life characters.
In this section we hope to bring some of the most interesting periods and events to life, with a lively introduction to each topic, which can also serve as a gateway to information on hundreds of places you can visit that have featured in the history of Britain.
- The War of the Roses
- The Dissolution of the Monasteries
- The Great Fire of London, 1666
- The English Civil War
- Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot
- London Plague
- The Industrial Revolution
- World War 1
- World War 2