The Norman Conquest

What happened in 1066? Find out about the Norman Conquest and the Battle of Hastings.

Who were the Anglo-Saxons?

The Anglo-Saxon age in Britain was from around AD410 to 1066. Find out who they were and where they came from.

When did the Anglo-Saxons come to Britain?

Find out what happened after the Romans left Britain. Learn about the Anglo-Saxons, Britons, Picts and Scots.

How was Anglo-Saxon Britain ruled?

Find out about the five main Anglo-Saxon kingdoms in Britain and how they were ruled

Who was Alfred the Great?

Who was Alfred, and why was he so great? Find out about his life and the life of other famous kings.

What was Anglo-Saxon art and culture like?

The Anglo-Saxons were great craft workers and keen storytellers. Find out about Anglo-Saxon art and culture.

What did the Anglo-Saxons believe?

Find out how Anglo-Saxon beliefs changed over time and learn how Christianity was brought to the Anglo-Saxons.

What happened to the Anglo-Saxons and the Vikings?

The Vikings and Anglo-Saxons both lived in Britain for many years. Find out what happened to them.

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