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Life of a Saxon Soldier (Sort Of!)

A history expert attempts to narrate the life of a Saxon and finds that it doesn’t go to plan! A humorous video to advertise the Birmingham Museums online shop and Staffordshire Hoard merchandise.
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Staffordshire Hoard secrets revealed in landmark publication

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Birmingham Revolutions – Power to the People

“Power in the hand of ignorance, is an edge-tool of the most dangerous kind.” – William Hutton, Birmingham Historian (1781). From the Priestley Riots of 1791 all the way through to the LGBTQ+ ca...
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