Victorians

The Irrational Fear of Foreigners

Nick Clements | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK
Nick Clements

We are an island race, this means we have always been proudly independent, and also completely reliant on integrating foreigners.

School Leavers Were More Prepared For Work In 1851 Than Today, Study Claims

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Young people leaving school in 1851 were better equipped with skills for the job market than school leavers today, a study is claiming. Victorian s...

Vintage Victorian 'Ghost' Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 31.10.2012 | Home

Despite the modern age of digital camera phones and CCTV every which way you turn, capturing an elusive ghost on film is harder than you would think. ...

Guilty Pleasure: Records Of 67,000 Victorian Criminals Go Online

PA | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK

Records of more than 67,000 Victorian criminals, detailing crimes ranging from petty theft and drunkenness to arson and murder, are published online f...

How The Victorians Styled The Modern British Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK

From Father Christmas in his scarlet coat to bright green mistletoe, we have a firmly entrenched idea of what our Christmas should look like, but how ...