255 – Londonwic to London

London 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 of [...]

79 – Saint Patrick’s Day Special

We 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 have [...]

59 – The Halloween Special

As 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 probably [...]

52 – DRUIDS! (Bonus Episode)

Today we're going to talk about Druids, who they were, and where our information comes from. [s2If !current_user_can(access_s2member_level1)] Click here to be able to read the full rough transcript. [/s2If] [s2If current_user_can(access_s2member_level1)] Ok, lets talk about Druids. And no, I’m not talking about the people who gather at Stonehenge every solstice in robes blowing a [...]

40 – Scotcast Part Six

Here 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) Support the Show

39 – Scotcast Part Five

We're getting ever closer to uniting the two shows! Today we're going to cover several hundred years (and about six months of podcasts) in a single show. (History of Britain, History of Scotland, Celtic History, Roman History) Support the Show