First World War hero Jutland Jack

The story of the World War One navy hero, Jack Cornwell, also known as Jutland Jack.

How did the Romans go to the toilet?

The Romans had communal toilet spaces, sometimes shared by 30 people.

How did the Romans keep clean?

A look at how the Romans kept themselves and their clothes clean.

Lord Kitchener: 'Your country needs you.'

Follow the story of the World War One secretary of state for war, Lord Horatio Kitchener.

Sir Douglas Haig - founder of the British Legion

The story of World War One commander-in-chief General Douglas Haig.

What was everyday life as a Roman soldier like?

A Roman soldier could spend up to 25 years serving in the army.