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New OU/BBC series ‘Meet the Lords’, BBC Two

A new three part OU/BBC series, Meet The Lords starts on Monday 27 February at 21:00 on BBC Two. This is the first time free-roaming cameras have ever been allowed to film in the House of Lords Chamber and in its committees. Continue reading

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My Classics Career: Prof Helen King

How did one of the UK’s leading Classicists get to where she is? Prof Helen King blogs on her career on the Women in Classics site. Continue reading

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Finally Facing My Waterloo

What could be a better retirement gift for my husband, who loves history and especially the Napoleonic wars, than a short break to Belgium for the re-enactment of the Battle of Waterloo? The event was billed as the largest re-enactment … Continue reading

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