Do you live in a historic town?

What is a historic town? I have been enjoying the current Channel Four series of Britain’s Most Historic Towns presented by Alice Roberts. Each week she looks at a town which she connects with a particular period in history and illustrates it with old buildings...

Who wants to be the ‘Prince of Whales’?

President Trump has referred to ‘The Prince of Whales’ in a tweet. I suppose ‘Prince of Whales’ was a typo for ‘Prince of Wales’, although not  everyone seems sure. I am aware that someone once deliberately used the misspelling when...