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Month: April 2024

Garforth Roman lead coffin to go on display

#Garforth Roman lead coffin to go on display The Roman lead coffin discovered in Garforth, near Leeds, in 2022 will go on display for the first time in an exhibition at the Leeds City Museum next month. The coffin was…

‘Crippling debt’: Influential figures call for World Bank and IMF reforms to combat climate crisis

#’Crippling debt’: Influential figures call for World Bank and IMF reforms to combat climate crisis Stephen Fry, Annie Lennox, Christiana Figueres, Forest Whitaker and Paul Polman join calls urging G20 leaders to support global financial reforms to fix debt and…

A Week In The Life, Vol 16.

#A Week In The Life, Vol 16. We started off the week with the eclipse!!! The kids were off school for this… and I almost didn’t even get the glasses. I’m so glad I did because it was so cool!…

Medieval Executions: The View from the Scaffold

#Medieval Executions: The View from the Scaffold By Danièle Cybulskie It’s definitely true that medieval people used capital punishment far more frequently than we do today, and that the methods of execution could be pretty gruesome. To dismiss medieval executions…

What To Eat This Week: 4/14/24.

#What To Eat This Week: 4/14/24. Your delish new menu is here! What’s on your menu this week?! What To Eat This Week Homemade spaghettios! Crispy baked quesadillas Pork milanese Black bean smashburgers Sloppy joe stuffed peppers Maple BBQ salmon…

170 silver bracteates found in medieval grave

#170 silver bracteates found in medieval grave Archaeologists have discovered a hoard of silver bracteates from the 12th century in a grave at the Brahekyrkan church in Visingsö, southern Sweden. It is rare to find extensive grave goods in Christian…

Let It Be Sunday, 461!

#Let It Be Sunday, 461! Hello, friends! One of my kids is riddled with anxiety which, of course, stresses me out. So anxious is his entire little generation—these Covidians—that they named the new character in this summer’s Inside Out sequel…

New Medieval Books: The Wars of the Roses: The Medieval Art of Graham Turner

#New Medieval Books: The Wars of the Roses: The Medieval Art of Graham Turner The Wars of the Roses: The Medieval Art of Graham Turner By Graham Turner Osprey Publishing ISBN: 9781472847287 An overview of the civil war in 15th-century…

Leadership Lessons from a Medieval Abbot

#Leadership Lessons from a Medieval Abbot Abbot Samson of Bury St Edmunds is a good case study of leadership during times of trouble – in this case when a monastery was drowning in debt. Jocelin of Brakelond begins his Chronicle…

The Battle of Dupplin Moor

#The Battle of Dupplin Moor By James Turner ‘One most marvellous thing happened that day, such as was never seen or heard of in any previous battle, that the pile of dead was greater in height from the earth toward…