North West law firm Brabners to establish Waterloo Uncovered as a registered charity

The charity team at North West law firm Brabners have been appointed to establish Waterloo Uncovered as a registered charity. Waterloo Uncovered is a ground...

Secrets of the Second World War revealed in the Great Fen

A week-long excavation, to unearth a Mark I Spitfire which crashed at Holme Lode in the Great Fen on 22 November 1940 will commence...

Six In Ten Motorists Would FAIL their Driving Test if they Took It Again

Millions of British adults would FAIL their driving test if they had to take it again, according to new research. A study of 2,025 motorists...

Can you help Tate Archive identify these John Piper photographs?

Thousands of pictures taken by British artist John Piper have been published online today. But while many of the locations were documented by Piper...

Beeb keeps home fires burning with interactive World War One Ebook

Hundreds of stories about the Home Front during World War One have been compiled into a free, interactive Ebook by the BBC, which will...

People will seek help with their finances every 3 seconds in January

Citizens Advice is expecting more than 370,000 people to seek help on financial issues such as pensions, investments and debts in January after analysis...

Race Against Time to Raise Gun Carriage from the London Wreck

An incredibly rare and extremely well-preserved 350 year old wooden gun carriage was raised from the seabed yesterday to be brought ashore today by...

Zero hour contract workers face £1,000 per year penalty says Think Tank

Workers on zero-hours contracts (ZHCs) face a ‘precarious pay penalty’ of almost seven per cent ,or £1,000 a year for a typical worker, compared...

Government unveils plans to mark centenary of The Third Battle of Ypres

Descendants of those who fought at the Third Battle of Ypres will be invited to the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Tyne Cot Cemetery...

Uncovering the secrets of Tintagel

An excavation project is underway at Tintagel Castle, aiming to reveal more about life in post-Roman Britain.  Geophysical surveys carried out earlier this year were...