The Time Pieces History Podcast

The Time Pieces History Podcast was inspired by my blog project, which explored 100 items of interest to me.

The episodes are less than 10 minutes long, and each 12 episode season is structured around a theme. There are also interviews and bonus episodes giving advice on how to use the online space to promote heritage organisations.

You can listen to a selection of my podcasts below or click here to get the full list.

Barnard Castle

What you’ll hear:1:50: The beginnings of the castle2:50: John Balliol, King of the Scots3:20: The castle changes hands4:03: King Richard takes ownership4:32: The town of Barnard Castle

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Alnwick Castle

What you’ll hear: 2:15: The origins of the Castle 2:46: The Barbican 3:50: The Percys’ return to Alnwick 4:07: The Alnwick Garden 5:02: Who are the Percys? 6:31: Harry Hotspur

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Durham Cathedral

What you’ll hear: 0:58: St Cuthbert 1:45: The legends of the Cathedral’s founding 2:47: The Norman Cathedral 3:52: The fate of Cuthbert 4:22: The Land of the Prince Bishops  

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