A guide to ancient England, Scotland, and Wales from Britain Express.
BY DAVID ROSS, EDITOR
Prehistoric attractions in Britain (places to see tagged with Prehistoric) - new
Discounted Historic Hotels
Name the Historic attraction
British Heritage Awards
Celebrate the best of British Heritage in our annual
British History Quiz
Sir Winston Churchill was born at what stately home?
His father was Lord Randolph Churchill, his grandfather the 7th Duke of Marlborough
The house was given by Queen Anne to his ancestor, John Churchill, for his military success at the Battle of Blenheim
This Day in British History
31 July, 1841
David Livingstone starts missionery work in Bechuanaland
Livingstone woul;d be the subject of journalist Charles Stanley's famous search a few years later