Gunpowder Plot

These Gunpowder Plot ‘Witchmark' Carvings Had A Very Eerie Purpose...

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK

A collection of 17th century engraved “witchmarks” intended to ward off evil spirits has been discovered. The etchings are believed to be conn...

An Oxford Companion to Hosting the Most Explosive Guy Fawkes Night

Daniel Parker | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Daniel Parker

It's early November and you're panicking. You've decided to host a themed party the likes of which have never been seen before but you don't know which theme to choose. You like eggs but Easter is too far away? You enjoy Christmas but can't stand eggnog? You love Yom Kippur but you're not Jewish? Never fear...

Forget, Forget the Third of November

Sophie Alderson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Sophie Alderson

The way I see it, it is all very well remembering, and having rhymes that ask us to remember- albeit pretty catchy rhymes- but these days we're not really remembering anything in particular about the fifth of November are we? Its national significance has faded.

Pictures Of The Day: Gunpowder, Tracey Emin And A Russian March

The Huffington Post UK | Mathew Tucker | Posted 04.01.2012 | UK

"Remember, remember the 5th of November"... On the eve of Guy Fawkes Night the Gremlins Carnival Club prepare for the world's largest illuminated proc...