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.

The Motte & Bailey Castle

0:45: What exactly is a motte & bailey castle?1:50: Who built motte & baileys?2:32: Why the French needed to keep themselves safe from Vikings3:12: A Northern example of a motte & bailey, and the Percy family who lived there

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Monasteries and Mead

Monks have been making their own alcohol for centuries! 0:54: St Aidan & St Cuthbert 1:50: Monks & mead 2:15: The Benedictines & their infamous Buckfast Tonic Wine 3:55: Belgian not-for-profit beers

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The London Underground

1:15: The beginnings of the Underground 1:58: Opening day 2:57: The abandoned tube stations 3:48: London’s underground rivers

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