London is one of the world’s most famous capital cities and has a rich history of famous faces, from Guy Fawkes to David Bowie, and the most significant can be found in our LONDON history card game!
Category: Inventors, London, Women in history,
Florence Nightingale, Mary Seacole and the Crimean War
Florence Nightingale, Mary Seacole and the Crimean War: We often learn about all three together. The Crimean War ‘made’ both Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole famous in their own time and in history. We see them both as great nurses. They worked at the same time and we often discuss, who was more important. Florence […]
Category: Kings & Queens, London,
Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot
Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot: Who in Britain has not watched a stuffed Guy Fawkes go up in flames on top of a bonfire on 5th November at some point in their lives? We all love the excitement, the fireworks, the toffee apples and hot chocolate that goes with the annual event. But why […]