Monday Aug 6th, 2012

Making prisoners work: from hulks to helping victims

By Susan Easton and Christine Piper
In July 2012, two prisoners lost their application for judicial review of two Prison Service Instructions which implement the Prisoners’ Earnings Act 1996. This Act demands that a deduction of up to 40% from the wages of prisoners in open prisons is imposed. read more »

Sunday Jul 20th, 2014

The month that changed the world: Monday, 20 July to Thursday, 23 July 1914

Part 6 of Gordon Martel’s series
Sunday Jul 13th, 2014

The month that changed the world: Monday, 13 July to Sunday, 19 July 1914

Part 5 in Gordon Martel’s series
Sunday Jul 6th, 2014

The month that changed the world: Monday, 6 July to Sunday, 12 July 1914

Part 4 in Gordon Martel’s series
Monday Jun 30th, 2014

Margot Asquith’s Great War diary

An excerpt from Margot Asquith’s diary
Tuesday
Jun 10th, 2014

Life in occupied Paris during World War II

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Monday
May 19th, 2014

An illustrated history of the First World War

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Monday
Apr 7th, 2014

Two difficult roads from empire

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Thursday
Apr 3rd, 2014

When science stopped being literature

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Monday
Mar 31st, 2014

“A peaceful sun gilded her evening”

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Monday
Mar 17th, 2014

Britain, France, and their roads from empire

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Thursday
Feb 13th, 2014

Fishing with Izaak Walton

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