History

Holocaust survivor Lily Ebert uses TikTok to make sure we never forget
Culture

Holocaust survivor Lily Ebert uses TikTok to make sure we never forget

97-year-old Lily Ebert is one of TikTok’s most unlikely stars. While others use the platform for cat videos, the Holocaust survivor teaches her 1.3m followers about Auschwitz.

The legacy of Dr David Livingstone: Problematic, I presume?
Politics

The legacy of Dr David Livingstone: Problematic, I presume?

Missionary, explorer… colonialist? As the museum at the birthplace of 19th century British icon David Livingstone reopens in Blantyre, just outside Glasgow, we follow in his footsteps to look at the impact of his legacy at home and abroad.

Forget Big Brother – the real enemy is poverty
Opinion

Forget Big Brother – the real enemy is poverty

If we are to have big worries, I suggest they should be about the possible repeat of a very nasty piece of history

Top 5 books on Jacobean life
Books

Top 5 books on Jacobean life

John Bird: Just a day in history
Opinion

John Bird: Just a day in history

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Meet the anti-Indiana Jones’ returning stolen artefacts to their homes
News

Meet the anti-Indiana Jones’ returning stolen artefacts to their homes

Statue of Scots rent strikes campaigner Mary Barbour unveiled in Glasgow
Politics

Statue of Scots rent strikes campaigner Mary Barbour unveiled in Glasgow

Horrible Histories: Durham, death and Terry Deary’s dodgy drama
Culture

Horrible Histories: Durham, death and Terry Deary’s dodgy drama

Horrible Histories’ Greg Jenner: “We don’t treat kids like they’re stupid”
Culture

Horrible Histories’ Greg Jenner: “We don’t treat kids like they’re stupid”

Win a National Trust For Scotland family membership and festive hamper
Competitions

Win a National Trust For Scotland family membership and festive hamper

Win English Heritage family membership plus The Crown
Competitions

Win English Heritage family membership plus The Crown

Postcard from the past: A dying, poignant missive
Opinion

Postcard from the past: A dying, poignant missive

King Arthur: A once and future king
Culture

King Arthur: A once and future king

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Peter Stanford on Martin Luther, whose tenacity changed world religion
Books

Peter Stanford on Martin Luther, whose tenacity changed world religion