Category: Roman Britannia

Every episode of The British History Podcast that includes Roman Britannia. Caesar, Britannia Superior, Britannia Inferior, and more.

255 – Londonwic to London Play in new window | DownloadLondon is a world unto itself, and it has been for most of its very, very long history. One of the weirdest things about the city is that it contains its own separate city – distinct from the rest of London. It has its own laws, its own government, its own walls. The City… Read more →

88 – WelshCast Part One: From the Stone Ages to the Withdrawal of Rome Play in new window | DownloadEver since I did the Scotcast I’ve been receiving messages on facebook, on twitter, on the forums, and I’ve even been getting personal emails asking for more about Wales. And my response has always been the same, I’ll do it but not yet. Read more →

79 – Saint Patrick’s Day Special Play in new window | DownloadWe begin our story in Bannaventa Berniae, a small town somewhere in the West of Britain, probably along the coast. This was probably a small typical Roman style settlement laid out on a grid with small Roman houses and a villa, or villas, for prominent families in the area. Though it’s doubtful it would… Read more →

59 – The Halloween Special Play in new window | DownloadAs you might imagine since I’m doing an episode on it, Halloween has a lot of British influence upon it. In fact, the name itself comes from Scotland, where All Saint’s Eve (also known as All Hallow’s Eve) was shortened in the 16th century to Halloween. And the name stuck. But as you have… Read more →

56 – Telling the Full Story (a Bonus Episode) Play in new window | DownloadSo I’m doing a short midweek episode because something’s been irking me. I’ve heard repeatedly from a variety of people that history is a guy thing. And that’s f#*king stupid. I mean, you could say that just on sheer mathematics, 51% of history is a female thing. But that’s not the truth of it.… Read more →

40 – Scotcast Part Six Play in new window | DownloadHere we have the sixth and final episode of the Scotcast. This will bring us up to 410, where we are in the main podcast, and we will be able to continue forward into the dark ages! (History of Britain, History of Scotland, Celtic History, Roman History) Read more →