Live stream preview

Watch this video and more on History Hit

Watch this video and more on History Hit

🎧 Vindolanda: Jewel of the North

Latest Podcasts 🎧 • 51m

Up Next in Latest Podcasts 🎧

  • 🎧 Marginalised in the Middle Ages wit...

    Much of Medieval history focuses on the kings, queens, bishops, and the nobility of the period, but what do we know about those people on the margins of society? Like today the elite made up only a small percentage of the population and the vast majority of the population of medieval Europe were ...

  • 🎧 Treasures from the National Trust C...

    Dr Tarnya Cooper is the Curatorial and Collections Director at the National Trust. For her recent book, 125 Treasures from the Collections of the National Trust, she and 60 curators showcased the most extraordinary objects that can be found in National Trust properties around the country.

    In thi...

  • 🎧 How Coffee and Tobacco Captivated B...

    When tobacco arrived in Britain in the 1560s, it was hailed as a "holy herb", a miracle cure to improve health and a catalyst for wit and creativity. The coming of coffee - "black as hell, strong as death, sweet as love" - in the mid-17th century, led to the establishment of coffee houses where d...