Queen Elizabeth II
From bridesmaid to great-grandmother, this selection of photographs from the Press Association archives presents scenes from the life of possibly the most photographed woman in the world: Queen Elizabeth II. The photographs span a period of 80 years, from 1931 to 2011, and are mostly informal, whether Her Majesty is trooping the colour or the corgis. 20 snap out postcards.
All That Matters
John Manley, the archaeologist who discovered a new Roman building near Fishbourne Palace in Chichester, presents an introduction to the Romans, focusing on exactly what it is about their civilization that has created such enduring fascination. Plus a timeline and ten 'top tens', from Roman deities to battles. Part of the All That Matters series of essential introductions written by world-class experts.