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20 June 2019

Replica medieval crown used for the reinterment ceremony of Richard III, on display at Leicester Cathedral. Photo May 2015. (Sorry this is a day late! I had two absolutely crammed-full...

Picture of the Week #55

12 June 2019

Leicester’s Gatehouse from a viewing platform in Leicester’s Building at Kenilworth Castle. Photo May 2015.

Picture of the Week #551

5 June 2019

Inside Rochester Castle. Photo May 2015. You can see the streaks of falling raindrops in the photo – that day was one of the few really bad weather moments I had on that trip.

Upcoming Books and Exhibitions for June 2019

2 June 2019

Books Here’s a book that I missed last month, but I had to include it because I’m so happy to see more work on Thomas Harriot, an overlooked scientist from the early era...