Do you know what happened at the Battle of Bladensburg on August 24, 1814 and why it became known as the Bladensburg Races?
Our Janet Mullany goes back in time to nineteenth-century Maryland to investigate.
Cold Comfort Farm hasn't been out of print in its fifty-year history, and there's a reason for that. Our Janet Mullany explores an English comedy classic.
We all know the beloved author Jane Austen--or do we? What do you think she looked like?
Let's explore the good, the bad, and the ugly depictions of our favorite writer.
The first installment of STARZ's preiod drama The Spanish Princess has ended. Our Janet Mullany takes a look at the real-life history of Catherine of Aragon and discusses how accurate the show's portrayal of Henry VIII's first queen was.
Our Janet Mullany takes us on a nostalgia trip through the history of the British seaside holiday and explains how it all began.
We're at the halfway point of the HBO/BBC series Gentleman Jack and it's a wild ride. Our Janet Mullany helps us catch up.
A look at the impact of color-blind casting for actors and viewers, and how it can reflect history.
Now that Mike Leigh's movie Peterloo is on general release, let's take a look at the history behind the tragic event it depicts.
What was the real life history behind Cath's story in the emotional Season 8 premiere of Call the Midwife?
What is it about tea and the Brits? From polite tea parties to dunked tea bags, it's a constant. And what is a high tea anyway? We break it all down for you, right here.