Archive - May 6, 2012

"Disgusting attack" on York's medieval hospital appalls local police

"This is a disgusting attack on York's heritage and those responsible should be deeply ashamed," said a North Yorkshire Police spokesman about recent graffiti inscribed on the ruins of York's 12th century St Leonard's Hospital. (photo)

Oldest German runes found on comb

A second century comb, discovered several years ago in central Germany, may lead to the understanding of early Germanic languages. The carved antler comb bears the oldest engraved runes known in the area. (photo)

Estrella War Exchequer and Emergency Deputy Exchequer wanted

Mistress Morwenna, Atenveldt Kingdom Chancellor of the Exchequer, reports that the Estrella War staff is seeking applicants for Estrella War Exchequer and Estrella War Deputy Exchequer.