Friday, 27 November 2015

Eleanor of Aquitaine

Eleanor of Aquitaine was an influential woman in 12th century Europe

Saturday, 7 November 2015

Marie Curie

Happy birthday Marya Sklodowska a Polish lady better known to most of us as Marie Curie (7 November 1867

Thursday, 5 November 2015

The Gunpowder Plot

On 5 November 1605 they foiled a plot by Catholics to murder the king and members of parliament. We celebrate with bonfires. 

Wednesday, 4 November 2015

Hungary 1956

On 4 November 1956 Soviet tanks drove into Budapest, Hungary to crush an anti-Communist revolution