"It was long ago, and it was far away, and it was so much better than it is today." ~ Meat Loaf
Late in 1863, a wayward lamp propelled an old church in Santiago into world news. Coverage of the disaster revealed religious divisions among the press.
Ugandans have a history defined by the nation's geography and a shared, if not equal, experience of colonisation.
David Olusoga was heralded for his major contribution to public history, while Levi Roach won the book prize for his study of Æthelred the Unready.
Award winner Levi Roach's feature on Æthelred the Unready is free to read online for a limited time.
Medieval hermits were the agony aunts of their day, often flying in the face of the recommendations of religious authorities.