All posts tagged "william the conqueror"
The Bayeux Tapestry: on display in England in 2022
It’s coming home, it’s coming home, it’s coming…the tapestry is coming home. The Bayeux Tapestry is heading back to British shores,...Blog Posts6th July 2018
#OnThisDay in 1066 the Battle of Hastings took place with William the Conqueror defeating King Harold II of England
On 14 October 1066 the Norman-French army of Duke William II of Normandy faced the army of Anglo-Saxon King Harold Godwinson...British Royals14th October 2016
Who was Adela of Normandy?
Though many of the details of life are unknown or disputed by historians, Adela of Normandy is a saint of the...Blog Posts6th October 2016
Westminster Abbey building work unearths Medieval burial site
Westminster Abbey has been the site of many weddings, coronations and of course funerals. Over 3,300 people are buried in Westminster...Palaces & Buildings24th September 2015