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Ancient Greece Meets Anglicanism at London’s St. Pancras New Church

The St. Pancras New Church is a Greek Revival church in the Bloomsbury/St. Pancras neighborhood in London. Even though its name suggests otherwise, it was built between 1819 and 1922 and was designed by William Inwood and his son,...

Would Banksy Finally Be Unmasked?

Renowned and hidden street artist Banksy, known for painting walls anonymously, has finally recently been identified and unmasked after years of remaining unknown to the public. This well-known British artist successfully concealed his true identity, much like an undercover graffiti...

Greek Man in Roman-Era London Used Amulet to Ward Off Plague

A Greek inhabitant of the Roman city of Londinium, lived through the Antonine plague by wearing a scroll with a Greek prayer in the form of rhyming hexameters.

When Freud Visited the Acropolis

The Freud Museum in London opened its exhibition, Tracing Freud on the Acropolis, on July 26th. The exhibition is entirely dedicated to Freud’s Acropolis. Sigmund Freud's only experience at the Acropolis seems to have been an intense one. He...

Identity of Notorious Serial Killer Jack the Ripper Revealed

A former police volunteer has unearthed new medical evidence she believes identifies Jack the Ripper, the 19th-century serial killer responsible for some of the UK’s most infamous and unsolved murders. Sarah Bax Horton has named Hyam Hyams as the man...

King Charles Celebrates First Trooping the Colour Ceremony as Sovereign

King Charles III celebrated the first Trooping the Colour ceremony of his reign on Saturday, June 17. 

Charles III Crowned King In Majestic Ceremony

The Coronation of King Charles III and Queen Camilla takes place at Westminster Abbey in London on Saturday. 

King Charles III Meets With Ecumenical Patriarch in London

King Charles III met with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in Buckingham Palace in a half hour private meeting on October 25th. During their meeting, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew once again expressed his condolences for the death of the King's mother, Queen Elizabeth...

Protester Sets Himself on Fire During Tsitsipas Tennis Match

A protester set his arm on fire during a match between Stefanos Tsitsipas and Diego Schwartzman at the Laver Cup tennis tournament in London.

Biden Pays Final Respects to Queen Elizabeth; World Leaders Arrive for Funeral

US President Biden paid respects to Queen Elizabeth who died on September 8th, as dozens of world leaders arrive in London for the funeral on Monday. Biden has said the Queen reminded him of his mother. “She had that look, like...