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Today we take a look at one of the city’s greatest anti- heros. Killed in York and buried within the city. We take a look at Dick Turpin’s grave.
Today’s wonderful glimpse at obscurity sees us cycling the solar system in York.
April’s series sees us focus on the parts of York that don’t get (in our eyes) enough notoriety. We begin with the historic Holgate Windmill.
Unfortunately no longer open in York, the Automata Museum brought fascinating, unusual, intricate and playful ancient and modern automata toys, figurines and gadgets to York.
Today’s 31 Days looks at “The Winter of Discontent” and life in a Thatcherite York.
With the impending visit of The Queen next week, we hark back to the days of Queen Victoria and her rather unflattering take on York.
ONCE looks at bath times in the 1950s and the Slipper Baths of York.
Today’s historical treat is a treat through Tudor York.
Hob Moor has a long and fascinating history. During the visitations of the plague in the 16th and 17th centuries, victims were taken from the city and accommodated in wooden lodges on Hob Moor.
Today is our first taste of Rome in our series.
Today One&Other delves in to the history of William the Conqueror and his importance in the history of York
Today we take a look at the force that guard one of our cities greatest treasures.
Statements from English Heritage suggest that criminals hunting treasures and trophies are actually targeting historic sites via Google Earth and the English Heritage website.
The atmosphere was electric, and crowds of people would gather to watch the side shows including cock fights, gypsy singers and public executions.
A new study has revealed that mice ‘hitched lifts’ with Viking ships in the tenth century, making their way from York to the New World.
Coinciding with the anniversary of the massacre of York’s medieval Jewish community on March 16th 1190, we see the production of a new web app designed to promote the Jewish community of York and help the public have a greater understanding about the Jewish community.