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Full list of lives

 

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1. Wartime Lives 2. Criminal and Legal Lives
3. Stage and Screen 4. Literary Lives
5. Political and Royal Lives 6. Science, Invention, and Business
7. Explorers, Pioneers,and Founders 8. Sporting Lives
9. Arts and Culture 10. Medieval and Early Modern Lives
11. Mystery and Fictitious Lives

1. Wartime lives

Geoffrey Malins, filmmaker and adventurer at the Battle of the Somme, 1916 > listen to or download Geoffrey Malins' biography

Wilfred Owen, poet > listen to or download Wilfred Owen’s biography

Nella Last, diarist during the Second World War > listen to or download Nella Last’s biography

Flora MacDonald, Jacobite heroine who helped Bonnie Prince Charlie escape > listen to or download Flora MacDonald’s biography

Edward Harrison, army officer and inventor of the gas mask > listen to or download Edward Harrison’s biography

Lord Haw-Haw, fascist and propaganda broadcaster > listen to or download Lord Haw-Haw’s biography

John Simpson Kirkpatrick, war hero at Gallipoli, known as the ‘Man with the Donkey’ > listen to or download John Simpson Kirkpatrick’s biography

The Unknown Warrior, the First World War soldier buried at Westminster Abbey > listen to or download the biography of The Unknown Warrior

John Travers Cornwell, boy naval hero and Victoria Cross holder (1916) > listen to or download John Travers Cornwell’s biography

Edith Cavell, nurse and First World War war hero > listen to or download Edith Cavell’s biography

Jack Crawford, sailor and naval hero > listen to or download Jack Crawford’s biography

Albert Ball, WW1 airman and VC holder > listen to or download Albert Ball’s biography

Charles Lucas, first recipient of the Victoria Cross > listen to or download Charles Lucas’ biography

Harry Patch, last surviving veteran of the First World War > listen to or download Harry Patch’s biography

Herbert Burden, WW1 soldier, executed for desertion > listen to or download Herbert Burden’s biography

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2. Criminal and legal lives

Jack Sheppard, thief and prison-breaker > listen to or download Jack Sheppard’s biography

Lord Lucan, suspected murderer > listen to or download Lord Lucan’s biography

Kim Philby, spy > listen to or download Kim Philby’s biography

The Kray brothers, criminals > listen to or download the Kray brothers’ biographies

Harold Davidson, Church of England clergyman and circus performer > listen to or download Harold Davidson’s biography

Dr Crippen, murderer > listen to or download Dr Crippen’s biography

Princess Caraboo, nineteenth-century impostor > listen to or download Princess Caraboo’s biography

Alan May, physicist and Soviet spy > listen to or download Alan May’s biography

Robert Maxwell, businessman and swindler > listen to or download Robert Maxwell’s biography

Mervyn Griffith-Jones, barrister and judge at the Lady Chatterley trial > listen to or download Mervyn Griffith-Jones’ biography

Elizabeth Fry, penal reformer and philanthropist > listen to or download Elizabeth Fry’s biography

Anthony Blunt, art historian and spy > listen to or download Anthony Blunt’s biography

Walter Dew, policeman who arrested Dr Crippen > listen to or download Walter Dew’s biography

George Scorey, policeman, at the ‘White Horse Cup Final’, 1923 > listen to or download George Scorey’s biography

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3. Stage and screen

Joe Orton, playwright > listen to or download Joe Orton’s biography

Arthur Lowe, actor > listen to or download Arthur Lowe’s biography

Jack Judge, composer of ‘It’s a long way to Tipperary’, sung in August 1914 > listen to or download Jack Judge’s biography

Robert Newman, founder (with Henry Wood) of Proms concerts > listen to or download Robert Newman’s biography

Arabella Churchill, co-founder of the Glastonbury Festival > listen to or download Arabella Churchill’s biography

Ian Dury, popular singer, songwriter, and actor > listen to or download Ian Dury’s biography

Cary Grant, actor > listen to or download Cary Grant’s biography

Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise, comedians and popular entertainers > listen to or download Morecambe and Wise’s biography

Alistair Cooke, broadcaster and writer > listen to or download Alistair Cooke’s biography

Aldwyn Roberts, calypso singer > listen to or download Aldwyn Roberts’ biography

Fanny Cradock, television chef > listen to or download Fanny Cradock’s biography

Jacqueline Du Pré, cellist > listen to or download Jacqueline Du Pré’s biography

Jimi Hendrix, rock musician > listen to or download Jimi Hendrix’s biography

George Harrison, musician and composer, of the Beatles > listen to or download George Harrison’s biography

Maurice Gibb, singer and songwriter, of the Bee Gees > listen to or download Maurice Gibb’s biography

Thora Hird, actress > listen to or download Thora Hird’s biography

Eric Thompson, actor and creator of the Magic Roundabout > listen to or download Eric Thompson’s biography

Lotte Berk, dancer and fitness trainer > listen to or download Lotte Berk’s biography

John Lennon, musician, composer, and political activist > listen to or download John Lennon’s biography

John Peel, broadcaster > listen to or download John Peel’s biography

Freddie Mercury, singer and song-writer > listen to or download Freddie Mercury’s biography

Audrey Hepburn, film actress > listen to or download Audrey Hepburn’s biography

Humphrey Lyttelton, jazz musician and broadcaster > listen to or download Humphrey Lyttelton’s biography

Sandy Denny, folk singer > listen to or download Sandy Denny’s biography

Sir Peter Pears, singer > listen to or download Peter Pears’ biography

Norman Painting, radio actor (Phil Archer in The Archers) > listen to or download Norman Painting’s biography

Amy Winehouse, singer and songwriter > listen to or download Amy Winehouse’s biography

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4. Literary lives

Raymond Chandler, writer > listen to or download Raymond Chandler's biography

Eric Hobsbawm, historian > listen to or download Eric Hobsbawm's biography

W.G. Sebald, writer > listen to or download W.G. Sebald's biography

Penelope Fitzgerald, novelist and biographer > listen to or download Penelope Fitzgerald's biography

Dorothy Wordsworth, writer > listen to or download Dorothy Wordsworth's biography

Roy Porter, historian > listen to or download Roy Porter's biography

Rupert Brooke, poet > listen to or download Rupert Brooke's biography

Christopher Hitchens, journalist and author > listen to or download Christopher Hitchens' biography

Dylan Thomas, poet > listen to or download Dylan Thomas’ biography

Arthur Conan Doyle, writer > listen to or download Arthur Conan Doyle’s biography

Beryl Bainbridge, novelist > listen to or download Beryl Bainbridge’s biography

Christopher Isherwood, writer > listen to or download Christopher Isherwood’s biography

William Minor, military surgeon, asylum inmate, and contributor to the Oxford English Dictionary > listen to or download William Minor’s biography

Olaudah Equiano, author and slavery abolitionist > listen to or download Olaudah Equiano’s biography

George Orwell, political writer and essayist > listen to or download George Orwell's biography

J. R. R. Tolkien, writer and philologist > listen to or download J. R. R. Tolkien’s biography

Angela Carter, writer > listen to or download Angela Carter’s biography

James Murray, first editor of the Oxford English Dictionary > listen to or download James Murray’s biography

Ian Fleming, writer and creator of James Bond > listen to or download Ian Fleming’s biography

Alice Liddell, prototype of the character Alice (in Wonderland) > listen to or download Alice Liddell’s biography

Mills and Boon, romantic publishers > listen to or download the Mills and Boon podcast

Roger Hargreaves, children’s author and creator of the Mr Men and Little Miss books > listen to or download Roger Hargreaves’ biography

Helene Hanff, writer and Anglophile in the USA (84 Charing Cross Road) > listen to or download Helene Hanff’s biography

Dee Wells, journalist > listen to or download Dee Wells’ biography

Barbara Cartland, romantic novelist > listen to or download Barbara Cartland’s biography

Vita Sackville-West, writer and gardener > listen to or download Vita Sackville-West’s biography

Roald Dahl, writer > listen to or download Roald Dahl’s biography

Philip Larkin, poet, writer, and librarian > listen to or download Philip Larkin’s biography

Douglas Adams, writer > listen to or download Douglas Adams’ biography

Mary Wesley, novelist > listen to or download Mary Wesley’s biography

Sir Allen Lane, publisher > listen to or download Allen Lane’s biography

Malcolm Bradbury, writer and literary scholar > listen to Malcolm Bradbury’s biography

Ignatius Sancho, author > listen to or download Ignatius Sancho’s biography

Vera Brittain, writer > listen to or download Vera Brittain’s biography

P. G. Wodehouse, writer > listen to or download P. G. Wodehouse’s biography

Agatha Christie, writer > listen to or download Agatha Christie’s biography

Enid Blyton, children's writer > listen to or download Enid Blyton’s biography

Mrs. Beeton, writer on household management > listen to or download Mrs. Beeton’s biography

Arthur C. Clarke, writer > listen to or download Arthur Clarke’s biography

J.G. Ballard, writer > listen to or download J.G. Ballard’s biography

Sylvia Plath, poet > listen to or download Sylvia Plath’s biography

Nora Joyce, wife of James > listen to or download Nora Joyce’s biography

Elizabeth David, cookery writer > listen to or download Elizabeth David’s biography

Sir John Betjeman, poet laureate > listen to or download Sir John Betjeman’s biography

A.A. Milne, writer > listen to or download A.A. Milne’s biography

Mary Wollstonecraft, author and advocate of women's rights > listen to or download Mary Wollstonecraft’s biography

Nellie Boxall, cook and servant to Virginia Woolf > listen to or download Nellie Boxall’s biography

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5. Political and royal lives

Women's Social and Political Union, campaigners for women’s suffrage > listen to or download the article on the Women's Social and Political Union

Alexandr Litvinenko, intelligence officer and dissident > listen to or download Alexandr Litvinenko’s biography

Founding Fathers, shapers of the United States > listen to or download the article on the Founding Fathers

Mary Wollstonecraft, author and advocate of women's rights > listen to or download Mary Wollstonecraft’s biography

Toldpuddle Martyrs, campaigners for trade union rights, 1834 > listen to or download the article on the Tolpuddle Martyrs

Margot Asquith, Countess of Oxford and Asquith, diarist and political companion > listen to or download Margot Asquith’s biography

Catherine Gladstone, wife of William Gladstone > listen to or download Catherine Gladstone’s biography

Hanoverian Succession > listen to or download the article on the Hanoverian Succession

John Smith, Labour Party leader > listen to or download John Smith’s biography

Sir Gordon Reece, public relations consultant who created Mrs Thatcher’s image > listen to or download Sir Gordon Reece’s biography

Paul Robeson, US actor, singer, and political activist > listen to or download Paul Robeson’s biography

Denis Thatcher, prime ministerial consort > listen to or download Denis Thatcher’s biography

Mo Mowlam, New Labour politician > listen to or download Mo Mowlam’s biography

John Profumo, politician and social worker > listen to or download John Profumo’s biography

Nancy Astor, society hostess and politician > listen to or download Nancy Astor’s biography

Emily Wilding Davison, suffragette, killed at the Epsom Derby, 1913 > listen to or download Emily Davison’s biography

Gwyneth Bebb, pioneering legal reformer for women > listen to or download Gwyneth Bebb’s biography

Alfred Roberts, father of Margaret Thatcher > listen to or download Alfred Roberts’ biography

Diana, princess of Wales > listen to or download Diana's biography

Lionel Logue, speech therapist who treated George VI > listen to or download Lionel Logue’s biography

John Brown, Queen Victoria's servant > listen to or download John Brown’s biography

Wallis Windsor (Mrs Simpson), duchess of Windsor, who married Edward VIII > listen to or download Wallis Windsor’s biography

Henry Croft, inventor of pearly king's and queen's tradition > listen to or download Henry Croft’s biography

Constance Markievicz, Irish republican and first woman elected to UK parliament > listen to or download Constance Markievicz’s biography

Victoria Woodhull, women's rights campaigner and first female presidential candidate in the United States of America > listen to or download Victoria Woodhull’s biography

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6. Science, invention, and business

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, physician > listen to or download the article on Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

Ada Lovelace, mathematician and computer pioneer > listen to or download the article on Ada Lovelace

Lunar Society of Birmingham, scientific network from 1760s > listen to or download the article on the Lunar Society of Birmingham

Robert Watson-Watt, inventor of radar > listen to or download Robert Watson-Watt’s biography

George Hersee, television engineer and inventor of TV testcard > listen to or download George Hersee’s biography

Charles Rolls, motor car promoter and aviator; Sir Henry Royce, engineer and motor car designer > listen to or download Charles Rolls and Sir Henry Royce’s biographies

William Bowler, hatter and inventor of the bowler hat > listen to or download William Bowler’s biography

George Bennie, inventor of the railplane > listen to or download George Bennie’s biography

Forrest Mars, the man behind the Mars Bar > listen to or download Forrest Mars’ biography

Anne Darwin, daughter of Charles Darwin and subject of experiments into human behaviour > listen to or download Anne Darwin’s biography

Charles Macintosh, inventor of mackintosh waterproof fabrics > listen to or download Charles Macintosh’s biography

Percy Shaw, inventor of cats-eye road studs > listen to or download Percy Shaw’s biography

John Logie Baird, inventor of television > listen to or download John Logie Baird’s biography

Alexander Fleming, bacteriologist and discoverer of penicillin > listen to or download Alexander Fleming’s biography

Rosalind Franklin, crystallographer > listen to or download Rosalind Franklin’s biography

Reginald Mitchell, designer of the Spitfire aircraft > listen to or download Reginald Mitchell’s biography

William Morris, automobile manufacturer and philanthropist > listen to or download William Morris’ biography

Alan Turing, pioneer of computer science > listen to or download Alan Turing’s biography

Frank Pantridge, physician and inventor of the heart defibrillator, 1960s > listen to or download Frank Pantridge’s biography

Sir Rowland Hill, inventor of penny postage > listen to or download Sir Rowland Hill’s biography

Luke Howard, meteorologist and ‘namer of clouds’ > listen to or download Luke Howard’s biography

Edward Stone, 18th-century discoverer of the active ingredient in aspirin > listen to or download Edward Stone’s biography

Albert Durrant, designer of the London Routemaster bus > listen to or download Albert Durrant’s biography

Edwin Budding, inventor of the lawn mower > listen to or download Edwin Budding’s biography

Gustav Jaeger, dress reformer > listen to or download Gustav Jaeger’s biography

James Graham, quack physician > listen to or download James Graham’s biography

Anita Roddick, businesswoman and founder of the Body Shop > listen to or download Anita Roddick’s biography

Abram Lyle, shipowner and sugar refiner > listen to or download Abram Lyle’s biography

Ruth Belville, time seller > listen to or download Ruth Belville’s biography

Sidney Bloom, London restaurateur > listen to or download Sidney Bloom’s biography

Alan Sainsbury, retailer and bringer of supermarkets to Britain > listen to or download Alan Sainsbury’s biography

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7. Explorers, pioneers, and founders

Captain Robert Scott, naval officer and Antarctic explorer > listen to or download Captain Scott’s biography

Captain Oates, Antarctic explorer on Scott’s 1912 expedition > listen to or download Captain Oates’ biography

Phyllis Pearsall, map publisher and creator of the London A to Z > listen to or download Phyllis Pearsall’s biography

Deen Mahomed, nineteenth-century founder of Britain’s first curry house > listen to or download Deen Mahomed’s biography

Amy Johnson, international aviator > listen to or download Amy Johnson’s biography

Lola Montez, adventuress in Latin America > listen to or download Lola Montez’s biography

Isambard Kingdom Brunel, civil engineer > listen to or download Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s biography

James Blyth, electrical engineer and inventor of the wind turbine > listen to or download James Blyth’s biography

Charles Fortnum and Hugh Mason, 18th-century grocers and founders of Fortnum and Mason’s, London > listen to or download Fortnum and Mason’s biography

William Penny Brookes, 19th-century originator of the Olympic movement > listen to or download William Penny Brookes’ biography

John Alcock and Arthur Brown, first people to fly non-stop across the Atlantic > listen to or download Alcock and Brown’s biography

William Hillary, founder of the Royal National Lifeboat Institute (RNLI) > listen to or download William Hillary’s biography

Constance Smith, reviver of Mothering Sunday, 1917 > listen to or download Constance Smith’s biography

Margaret Watt, founder of the first Women’s Institute, 1915 > listen to or download Margaret Watt’s biography

Grace Darling, heroine > listen to or download Grace Darling’s biography

Mary Whitehouse, schoolteacher and morality campaigner > listen to or download Mary Whitehouse’s biography

Thomas Barnardo, philanthropist and founder of Dr Barnardo's Homes > listen to or download Thomas Barnardo’s biography

Wallace Hartley, musician and bandleader on the RMS Titanic > listen to or download Wallace Hartley’s biography

Edward Smith, captain of the Titanic > listen to or download Edward Smith’s biography

Alice Ayres, domestic servant and heroine > listen to or download Alice Ayres’ biography

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8. Sporting lives

Cuthbert Ottaway, sportsman and first man to captain an England football team > listen to or download Cuthbert Ottaway’s biography

Charles Miller, bringer of football to Brazil > listen to or download Charles Miller’s biography

Dorothy Levitt, pioneering woman motorist > listen to or download Dorothy Levitt’s biography

Lily Parr, pioneer of women’s football in 1920s > listen to or download Lily Parr’s biography

Stanley Matthews, football player > listen to or download Stanley Matthew’s biography

Matthew Webb, first person to swim the English Channel > listen to or download Matthew Webb’s biography

The Busby Babes, Manchester United footballers and victims of the Munich air crash > listen to or download the Busby Babes podcast

Fred Perry, tennis player > listen to or download Fred Perry’s biography

Bobby Moore, footballer and captain of England, 1966 > listen to or download Bobby Moore’s biography

Barry Sheene, racing motorcyclist > listen to or download Barry Sheene’s biography

Charles Blondin, tightrope walker > listen to or download Charles Blondin’s biography

Douglas Jardine, cricketer > listen to or download Douglas Jardine’s biography

George Best, footballer > listen to or download George Best’s biography

Alf Ramsey, footballer and football manager > listen to or download Alf Ramsey’s biography

Brian Clough, football manager > listen to or download Brian Clough’s biography

Lucy Morton, 1924 Olympic swimmer; first British woman to win a swimming gold medal > listen to or download Lucy Morton’s biography

Ludwig Guttmann, creator of the Stoke Mandeville Games, later Paralympics, 1945 > listen to or download Ludwig Guttmann’s biography

Ivo Bligh, cricketer and bequeather of the ‘Ashes’ > listen to or download Ivo Bligh’s biography

Archibald Leitch, designer of football stadiums > listen to or download Archibald Leitch’s biography

Albert Osman, doyen of pigeon racing > listen to or download Albert Osman’s biography

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9. Arts and culture

Sutherland MacDonald, pioneering tattoo artist > listen to or download Sutherland MacDonald’s biography

Capability Brown, landscape architect and gardener > listen to or download Capability Brown’s biography

The Bluestocking Circle, intellectual network from 1750s > listen to or download the article on The Bluestocking Circle

James Maxwell and Charles Tuke, architects of Blackpool Tower > listen to or download James Maxwell and Charles Tuke’s biography

Vidal Sassoon, hairdresser > listen to or download Vidal Sassoon’s biography

Pannonica de Koenigswarter, musical patron > listen to or download Pannonica de Koenigswarter’s biography

Francis Bacon, painter > listen to or download Francis Bacon’s biography

Bunny Roger, couturier, socialite, and man of fashion > listen to or download Bunny Roger’s biography

Chitqua, Chinese artist and visitor to London in the 1770s > listen to or download Chitqua’s biography

Mr and Mrs Andrews, subjects of a painting by Thomas Gainsborough, c.1750 > listen to or download Mr and Mrs Andrews’ biography

Madame Tussaud, founder of London’s waxworks exhibition > listen to or download Madame Tussaud’s biography

Billy Butlin, fairground proprietor and founder of holiday camps > listen to or download Billy Butlin’s biography

Jock Kinneir, designer of modern British road signs > listen to or download Jock Kinneir’s biography

Julia Margaret Cameron, photographer > listen to or download the article on Julia Margaret Cameron

Barbara Hepworth, sculptor > listen to or download Barbara Hepworth’s biography

Charles Isham, bringer of garden gnomes to England > listen to or download Charles Ishams’ biography

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10. Medieval and early modern lives

Alice Bryene, landowner and record keeper in 1420s > listen to or download Alice Bryene’s biography

The Salem Witches, accusers and accused in Salem Massachusetts, 1692 > listen to or download the article on The Salem Witches

Christina Carpenter, 14th-century religious recluse > listen to or download Christina Carpenter’s biography

St Godric, trader and hermit > listen to or download St Godric’s biography

Dick Whittington, merchant and mayor of London > listen to or download Dick Whittington’s biography

Margaret Clitherow, Roman Catholic martyr > listen to or download Margaret Clitherow’s biography

Elizabeth Pepys, wife of diarist Samuel Pepys > listen to or download Elizabeth Pepys’ biography

Thomas Parr, 17th-century centenarian, known as Old Parr > listen to or download Thomas Parr’s biography

Elizabeth Shackleton, Lancashire diarist of 1750s > listen to or download Elizabeth Shackleton’s biography

Thomas Farriner, baker in whose premises began the Great Fire of London > listen to or download Thomas Farriner’s biography

Robert Dover, organizer of the Cotswold Olimpick games from 1612 > listen to or download Robert Dover’s biography

William Weston, first Englishman to lead an expedition to North America > listen to or download William Weston’s biography

Pocahontas, Algonquian Indian princess > listen to or download Pocahontas’ biography

Nell Gwyn, actress and royal mistress of Charles II > listen to or download Nell Gwyn’s biography

Boudicca, queen of the Iceni > listen to or download Boudicca’s biography

Margaret Roper, scholar and daughter of Thomas More, Henry VIII's chancellor > listen to or download Margaret Roper’s biographyr >l

St Augustine, first archbishop of Canterbury, AD 596 > listen to or download St Augustine’s biography

Agnes Cowper, servant and vagrant in 1610s > listen to or download Agnes Cowper’s biography

Moll Cutpurse, Jacobean thief > listen to or download Moll Cutpurse’s biography

Bogo de Clare, medieval churchman and figure of scandal > listen to or download Bogo de Clare’s biography

Catherine Ferrers, alleged 17th-century highwaywoman > listen to or download Catherine Ferrers’ biography

Hannah Snell, 18th-century female soldier > listen to or download Hannah Snell’s biography

Christian Fletcher, royalist heroine of British civil wars > listen to or download Christian Fletcher’s biography

Friar Tuck, legendary outlaw and one of Robin Hood’s ‘Merrie Men’ > listen to or download Friar Tuck’s biography

Guy Fawkes, conspirator in the Gunpowder Plot of 1605 > listen to or download Guy Fawkes’ biography

Margery Kempe, visionary and author of the first autobiography in English > listen to or download Margery Kempe’s biography

Wat Tyler, leader of the peasants' revolt, 1381 > listen to or download Wat Tyler’s biography

John Blanke, black trumpeter in Henry VIII's court > listen to or download John Blanke’s biography

Hadrian, Roman emperor > listen to or download Hadrian’s biography

Pasqua Rosee, founder of London’s first coffee-house, 1656 > listen to or download Pasqua Rosee’s biography

Fanny Coker, freed slave commemorated in Bristol > listen to or download Fanny Coker’s biography

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11. Mystery and fictitious lives

Red Lady of Paviland, prehistoric man > listen to or download the Red Lady of Paviland’s biography

Britannia, allegory of a nation, emblem of empire, and patriotic icon > listen to or download Britannia’s biography

The Sutton Hoo burial, site of Anglo-Saxon ship and grave > listen to or download the Sutton Hoo burial podcast

Piltdown Man, archaeological hoax > listen to or download the Piltdown Man podcast

Spring-Heeled Jack, nineteenth-century mystery assailant > listen to or download the Spring-Heeled Jack podcast

Lindow Man, archaeological discovery, known as the ‘Body in the Bog’ > listen to or download the Lindow Man podcast

John Bull, fictitious epitomist of Englishness and British imperialism > listen to or download John Bull’s biography

Elizabeth Parsons, [called the Cock Lane Ghost], impostor > listen to or download Elizabeth Parsons’ biography

Sweeney Todd, legendary murderer and barber > listen to or download Sweeney Todd’s biography

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