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Categories: Children | Explorers | Inventors | Scientists | Sport | Women in History | World War One

Celebrating Welsh History Heroes on St David's Day

Category: Explorers, Sport, World War One,

Welsh History Heroes

We’re celebrating some of our Welsh History Heroes on St David’s Day: See who’s there!

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Louis Braille, History Heroes, Children game

Category: Children,

Louis Braille: a child hero in history

Louis Braille is 1 of History Heroes: CHILDREN heroes. Read how he revolutionised reading & writing for the blind when only 15 years old

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Pierre de Coubertin's card from History Heroes: SPORTS HEROES

Category: Sport,

Sports Heroes: Pierre de Coubertin

Pierre de Coubertin is a great inspiration for the New Year: Born on the 1st January, he also founded the Modern Olympics!

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History Heroes' WW1 Hero: Edith Cavell

Category: Women in history, World War One,

World War 1 Hero: Edith Cavell

Edith Cavell, one of History Heroes’ World War 1 Heroes, was born 150 years ago today. Read how she played a huge part in helping the allies in World War 1

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John McCrae, a History Heroes First World War Hero

Category: World War One,

John McCrae, a First World War Hero

Read how John McCrae, a Canadian surgeon in World War 1, was inspired to write his beautiful, iconic war poem, In Flanders Field

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History Heroes: CHILDREN Ropley school

Category: Children,

History Heroes’ CHILDREN Heroes in school

History Heroes: CHILDREN spearhead a fantastically engaged school workshop and balloon debate

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History Heroes: Civil War

History Heroes: The English Civil War

Have a look and guess what this contraption was used for in the English Civil War

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History Heroes WW1 card game

Category: World War One,

Fabian Ware – a World War 1 History Hero

Read about Fabian Ware – a World War 1 History Hero, who founded the Commonwealth War Graves Commission in 1917

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Category: World War One,

Walter Tull is a World War One History Hero

Walter Tull is a WW1 History Hero: the 1st Black combat officer in the British Army when ‘ any negro or person of colour’ was banned from being an officer.

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History Heroes: Edward (Mick) Mannock

Category: World War One,

WW1 History Hero: Edward (Mick) Mannock

WW1 History Hero, Edward (Mick) Mannock was an unusual British flying ace, albeit 1 of the most successful & highly decorated.

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