Archive - Feb 7, 2006

The Illuminated Manuscript in Medieval Life

Lennie Bennett, art critic for the New York Times, looks at illuminated manuscripts and their place in medieval life.

Champions Of Lough Devnaree III

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Hear Ye! May these words be carried forth across all the lands of Lough Devnaree, Insulae Draconis and Drachenwald itself. With humility the shire of Glen Rathlin is proud to announce that the Competitions to name the third Champions of Lough Devnaree will be held from the 4th to the 6th August 2006 at Ardnavally Scout Camp, Belfast.

Riddle of Llywelyn Solved?

A group of historians from the BBC has solved the centuries-old riddle of Llywelyn, the site of the prince's royal palace.

Murder in Sweden

700 years after it happened, the cause of death of Sweden's oldest human skeleten has been determined: he was murdered!