The ancient Kingdom of Rheged's location has been a mystery for centuries
Stunning find made by amateur metal detectors who searched same field for decades
Archaeologists and historians say government plans will 'endanger unique site'
Picture a wunderkind.
Weekends without a fry-up are unimaginable for many of us - but the dish wasn't always the nation's go-to comfort food
The pictures challege the perception of a 'Golden Era' in British history
A scholar of American Indian studies shares the lesser-known, true story of two men who stood up and spoke out against the murder of American Indians, and how they are celebrated as heroes today
Postgraduate History students from across the country explain the reasons why their subject is as relevant and fascinating an option as ever
Archaeologists left surprised by unexpected results of radiocarbon dating anaylsis of remains
Activists in Barcelona also want holiday cancelled and statue of Christopher Columbus removed
We think of homesickness as a triviality, but doctors in the US Civil War, with mental healthcare in its infancy, found that young soldiers pined so much that the condition could even be fatal
A Google doodle is celebrating the anniversary of the implementation of our solar calendar
The earliest of the three wrecks, known as the Axe Boat, was unrecorded before it emerged out of the mud on the west side of the Axe River in south Devon in 2001
‘We did a few dives. And there it was, the stern section, about maybe half a metre coming up from the sand,’ says an Arctic historian on the expedition
A new genre of leftist literature arose between the wars, urging the young to build a brave new world. In the first of two articles, a forgotten dream is remembered
Exclusive: Historians now believe they know why the Romans moved the capital from Colchester