May 11, 2017
7 Reasons Why William Marshal was England’s Greatest Knight
William Marshal has been dubbed “England’s greatest knight” – and probably the most loyal. He served five English kings from Henry II through to his grandson Henry III, and was 70 years old at the time of the 1217 Battle of Lincoln.
March 8, 2017
Nichola de la Haye: the Woman who Saved England
The remarkable Nichola de la Haye is truly one of Lincolnshire’s heroes – described as “the woman who saved England”. Find out more about one of 13th century Lincoln’s greatest residents.
February 23, 2017
What was the 1217 Battle of Lincoln?
20th May 1217 was a major landmark in English history – and it all centred on Lincoln. Find out what happened on that day and why it is so important.