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The History of England
The History of England
David Crowther

This my retelling of the story of England, which is a regular, chronological podcast, starting from the end of Roman Britain. I’m... more

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369 Daur ye say Mass in my lug?

Against sage advice, Charles was determined to bring Scottish and English churches into harmony, by introducing a Scottish Book of... more

26 Mar 2023 · 47 minutes
368 A Prince's Punishments

In 1633 Thomas Wentworth arrived in Ireland - and despite great administrative efficiency, managed to separately outrage each of the... more

19 Mar 2023 · 45 minutes
367 New England

The colonists that traveled to New England were very different to the Chesapeake, and the society they established also very... more

05 Mar 2023 · 44 minutes
366 The Chesapeake

Colonisation of the Chesapeake would be driven by its climate and its most successful crop - tobacco, defining the social... more

26 Feb 2023 · 32 minutes
365 Hub of Empire

'By what right?' In this episode we think about how the early English colonisers viewed their Westward Enterprise, and legitimised... more

19 Feb 2023 · 51 minutes
History of England Tour 2023

News of the History of England Chester to Chepstow Tour in September 2023. https://thehistoryofengland.co.uk/resource/the-history-of-england-tour-september-2023/ Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for... more

12 Feb 2023 · 5 minutes
364 Before the English Came

The 1630's saw an acceleration of English colonisation in the Americas. What cultures and peoples will they meet when they... more

05 Feb 2023 · 42 minutes
363 Laud Unleashed

With Parliament banished, there was little restraint on Laud and Charles to implement the reforms they felt were needed to... more

22 Jan 2023 · 42 minutes
362 Free Men not Villeins

The Ship Money in 1637-8 was a courtroom battle sought for by both the king, and Hampden and the 'Warwick... more

15 Jan 2023 · 48 minutes
Henry Stuart by DGMH

Henry Frederick Stuart's death gives us one of those great 'what if?' moments in history, like the death of Arthur... more

08 Jan 2023 · 36 minutes
The History of England
369 Daur ye say Mass in my lug?
The History of England