Artefact: Nellie Dean’s Letter | Michael Wood’s Story of England
Michael Wood learns about Suffragette Nellie Taylor and her experiences during a London window-smashing campaign and her subsequent imprisonmentTweet
The Somme | War Walks
1 July 1916 was the blackest day in the British army's history. Richard Holmes walks the fields where 57,000 soldiers were killed or wounded in just a few hours, and continues the story until the end of the Somme campaign in 1916.
The Wipers Times (2013)
World War I drama based on a true story. An army captain discovers a printing press in the ruins of Ypres, Belgium, in 1916, and decides to publish a satirical magazine.