Channel 4's "Eye Stunt" Offends Oxfordshire Residents

A 300-ft-wide eye logo advertising Channel 4's "Big Brother" program has been painted next to the famous Uffington Chalk Horse, enraging local residents.

Winner of Barony of the Far West Coronet Determined

The new Baroness of the Palentine Barony of the Far West by right of A&S competition has been decided. She is Lady Fiona Wiggins, fighting for Antoniao Delrosso.

Sir Alaric of Bangor Wins Lochac Crown Tournament

Sir Alaric of Bangor and Nerissa de Saye are the new Prince and Princess of Lochac.

Ildhafn Bids Fond Farewell to Caid

Lochac list: In an open letter read at Court during Lochac's Crown Tourney May 10, 2003, members of the Incipient Barony of Ildhafn expressed their sentiments about joining the Kingdom of Lochac.

New Heirs in AEthelmearc!

AEthelmearc list: Sir Henri d'Artois was victorious in Saturday's Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.

Guild Meetings Welcome at Great Northeastern War

Mistress Anastasia Gutane, Classes & Scheduling Coordinator for the Great Northeastern War, has announced that guilds or other organizations are welcome to hold meetings at the War.

Duct Tape Promwear Strikes Again

azcentral: A Minnesota couple used 70 rolls of duct tape to make Elizabethan costumes for this year's prom.

"Elizabeth I, Gloriana"

The latest issue of "History Today" commemorates the 400th anniversary of the death of Elizabeth I.

Learning from Historical Explorers

Aoife shares a list of annotated links dealing with period explorers.

Lilies War Seeks Trolls

Lilies War will be held this year June 14-21 at Smithville Lake, MO, and the organizers are asking for volunteers to help with Registration.

Who Invented Duct Tape?

Ask Yahoo: Inquiring minds will find the answer at Ask Yahoo!

Village Names Add Color to English Life

Colorful village names such as "Pity Me," "No Place" and "Great Cockup," grace the English countryside. Take a stroll through English linguistics in this article.

Missing Iraqi Artifacts Found in Museum Vaults

Archaeologists and researchers worldwide heaved a sigh of relief when cases of missing artifacts were discovered in the Museum's vault.

Lochac Rapier Website Updated

The Lochac Rapier Website is new and improved, with new links and an equipment construction page.

Children at War

Dame Aoife Finn, the AEthelmearc Chancellor of Youth, offers sound advice on how to prepare children to attend War.

Devon Farmer Builds Bronze Age Burial Chamber

Gavin Dollard, a resident of Ivybridge in Devon, England, is building his own "cromlech," or Bronze Age burial chamber.

Lost Castle Buildings Discovered by Freelance Archaeologist

A survey of the grounds of Glyndwr Castle in Wales may reveal lost buildings named in the writings of court poet Iolo Goch.

Rowany Festival Photos Online

Rauf Le Brewere of Stormhold has provided online photos from the recent Rowany Festival in Lochac.

Volunteers Discover Roman Ballista Launch Pad

This is Hertfordshire: A group of volunteers tending a Roman wall in Hertfordshire have discovered the remains of a Roman bastian.

Company of the Swan Organizes Grand Behourdium for Drachenwald Ten Year Celebration

Captain Aethstan of Wortham has announced that a Grand Behourdium and Deed of Arms will take place at the Kingdom of Drachenwald's Ten Year Celebration this summer, organized by the Company of the Swan.

Baron Ulsted & Baroness Cateau New Prince & Princess of Ansteorra

At the May 3 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ansteorra, Baron Ulsted, fighting for Baroness Cateau, was victorious.

Tomb of Gilgamesh Found in Iraq?

A German archaeological expedition believes it has found the tomb of King Gilgamesh, the subject of humanity's oldest book.

Weekend Tourneys Produce Heirs in Ansteorra, East, Meridies, Atlantia and Northshield

Calontir List: A number of Crown Tournaments and Coronets took place May 3, 2003. Here are partial reports of the results.

Asbjorn Pedersen and Marienna Jensdatter Named Baron and Baroness of Ildhafn

Their Majesties of Caid have named Asbjorn Pedersen and Marienna Jensdatter the first Baron and Baroness of the new Barony of Ildhafn.

Stefan Offers New Entries to the Florilegium for May 2003

The Honoraable Lord Stefan li Rous has added new content to his Florilegium.

Balfar Victorious in East Kingdom Crown Tournament

Balfar and Luna are the East Kingdom's new Prince and Princess after last weekend's Crown Tournament.

Canterbury Fair Attracts SCAdians in New Zealand

Canterbury Fair, New Zealand's largest SCA camping event, attracts 100-150 participants each February. Enjoy browsing their online photo album.

Known World University Online Seeks Instructors

Instructors in all subjects and at all levels are needed for the newly launched Known World University Online.

Known World WebChess Needs Players

Who's the Chess Master of the Known World? Is it you?

Chicago Institute Helps in the Search for Looted Iraqi Antiquities

National Geographic: Scholars at the University of Chicago's Oriental Institute have set up a website to help stop smuggling of Iraq's looted treasures.