Phil Trans table of Chinese history (detail)

Gifts to China

12 September 2013 by

This week the President of the Royal Society, Sir Paul Nurse, is heading to China on an official Royal Society…

Heckingham Workhouse struck by lightning (detail)

The Acts of God Committee

15 July 2013 by

Lightning-proofing St Paul’s and the Purfleet magazines. It’s a well-attested fact that when a person embarks on a historical research…