Researchers have found a way to measure the impact of air pollution during 19th-century England on the public's health.
A forensic dig into early British history means we can finally understand the heroes and stories that created a composite king.
An old Scottish master has revealed its secret after 430 years. What next from art detectives?
Keats's Winchester walk was no idyllic stroll – he had espionage on his mind.
After learning of Ishiguro's Nobel win, a literature professor recalls her 2006 interview with the writer in a London cafe.
Why do a higher proportion of children in England end up on wards after being checked into emergency departments?
Channel 4 could do for women's football what it did for the Paralympics.
The birth certificates of the 41 players in the squad touring New Zealand are an eclectic mix.
99% of people who disappear come home again. A third of them don't stay.
It accounts for a huge proportion of votes, yet parties rarely offer English-specific policies.
'Per pupil expenditure' is where the real story lies.
Poet Edward Thomas took from the traditions of Wales, and the beauty of the land to describe the horrors of war.
Scotland faces another exit at the World Cup qualifiers stage. Time for radical thinking.
Leo Zeilig's novel features a superbly crafted cast of characters. It's a page turner for readers interested in the profound questions of radical politics and humanity.
In the face of planetary problems such as climate change, does national citizenship lose its meaning?
It's time for governments to think long-term about the kind of places they want to create.
From turkeys to salmon and brussels sprouts, modern living is putting mounting pressure on the festive feast.
Long before smartphones filmed the stiffened appendages of people seeking internet fame, striking a pose was a popular form of entertainment in Victorian England.
The Pilgrims were thankful for finally being able to vanquish Thomas Morton and Ferdinando Gorges, who spent years trying to undermine the legal basis for settlements in Massachusetts and beyond.
English and Scottish football players are set to defy a FIFA ban by marking Armistice Day on the pitch.