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The myth of the King Charles I bust opposite Parliament
The myth of the King Charles I bust opposite Parliament

The myth of the King Charles I bust opposite Parliament

A little curiosity is mounted on the outside wall of St Margaret's Church next to Westminster Abbey in the form of a lead bust of King Charles I.

Jul
15
2012

Watch a Large Ceremonial Procession Along The Mall this Sunday

I’ve mentioned this

Jan
27
2011

This Sunday – the 350th Anniversary of the execution of Oliver Cromwell

This Sunday marks the 350th anniversary of the execution by being hung from the neck until dead of Oliver Cromwell, the leader of the republic following the execution of King Charles I. However, he was in fact, already dead! He

Jan
26
2011
Photos – Commemorating the Nine Regicides
Photos – Commemorating the Nine Regicides

Photos – Commemorating the Nine Regicides

If you read the blog regularly, then you may recall that this morning, a march down The Mall took place to commemorate the Nine Regicides.

Oct
17
2010
Civil War march through Whitehall to mark the Nine Regicides
Civil War march through Whitehall to mark the Nine Regicides

Civil War march through Whitehall to mark the Nine Regicides

This Sunday marks the 350th anniversary of the Nine Regicides. The what? The Nine Regicides, or to put it another way, the week that nine men were executed by the gruesome method of being hanged, drawn and quartered. Their crime?

Oct
12
2010

Celebrate the 350th Oak Apple Day this Saturday

This Saturday will mark the 350th anniversary of the anniversary of the day that King Charles II returned to London from exile overseas after the Restoration of the Monarchy. To celebrate “his Majesty’s Return to his Parliament” the politicians of

May
26
2010