Templar interest increases with approaching 700th anniversary

With material such as The Da Vinci Code to capture the public's attention, the myths of the Knights Templar are more popular than ever. Lawyer, noveliest and historian Dr Dominic Selwood has a feature article for The Telegraph.

In the article, Selwood looks at the history of the Templars and the renewed interest in the subject, preparing for the 700th anniversary of the death by burning of Jacques de Molay, last Grand Master of the Templars on March 18, 1314.