Almost Wordless Wednesday – Why I dislike the Tudors, reason no…

On a recent trip to Winchester, we visited the 'Great Hall' - all that remains of Winchester Castle and home to King Arthur's famous 'Round Table'. The table was built by King Edward I in the 1200's. Edward, a massive fan of the Arthurian legends had a plain wooden table built for him and his… Continue reading Almost Wordless Wednesday – Why I dislike the Tudors, reason no…

Almost Wordless Wednesday! Alfred – he’s really great!

On my birthday last Sunday, we took a trip down to Winchester to have a mooch about. Whilst we were sitting outside a cafe having a cuppa, we noticed this rather splendid chap keeping an eye on us. May I introduce Alfred the Great, King of the Anglo-Saxons from 886 to 899, first of the… Continue reading Almost Wordless Wednesday! Alfred – he’s really great!