The Battle of Hastings, 14 October 1066

The Battle of Hastings was a great turning point in English history, which ended 600 years of Anglo-Saxon rule, and the beginning of Norman rule. Edward The Confessor Edward the Confessor, who died without issue, allegedly promised the English throne to William of Normandy in 1051. According to Peter Rex in his biography, William the…

Podcast: Harold II Mystery, Royal Visit & More News From Denmark

An update from the Danish Royal Court, did Harold II really die at the Battle of Hastings, a Royal Visit to the Netherlands, the Man Booker Prize, Richard III's reburial and more ... More Danish Royal Palace News According to this week's Woman's Day, something is rotten in the state of Denmark? Is it really?…