A History of Britain in 60 Minutes!

Choose ten key moments in the story of British history from 1066 to the present day and what would they be?


TAKE AN EPIC VOYAGE through the history of Britain with Christopher Lloyd and Andy Forshaw’s amazing new What on Earth? Wallbook Timeline of British History!

The timeline, developed in collaboration with the National Trust, takes readers on a journey through the complete history of Britain from the Giant’s Causeway 60 million years ago to the present day. Using a giant 8m version of the timeline as a backdrop and an all-new technicolour coat of many pockets, Christopher stops off at 10 of the most significant moments that have shaped our island story over 60 million years. Talk suitable for all ages 6 – 106.


Geological formation of Britain, Stonehenge, Roman invasions, Norman Conquest, Magna Carta, Black Death, Printing, Reformation, Royal Navy, Industrial Revolution, Rise of Germany, Financial Deregulation, Present day issues of climate change, Population growth.

Key Stage / Grade Level

Can be customised to suit from Year 1 to A -Level / Adult.


“It was such a wonderful day for everyone, thank you so much for coming to Hazlegrove”,

Naomi Warren, 7th March 2016

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