London History Podcast

A 20 minute espresso shot of London history with a splash of personality


Episode 2: Fantastic Beasts in London

Join London guide Hazel Baker as she explores the history of animals in London. 

Get your coat ready, we are going back to the ice age!

Related blog posts:

Recommended reading: 

Menagerie: The History of Exotic Animals in England

Beastly London

The Zoo: The Wild and Wonderful Tale of the Founding of London Zoo

City of Beasts: How Animals Shaped Georgian London (Social Archaeology and Material Worlds)

Episode 1: Roman London

Join London guides Hazel Baker and Ian McDiarmid as they discuss Roman London.

Find out how London's history begins with the Romans, when they came to Britain, why they chose the area to build Londinium.

Hear about the trades that went on inside Londinium, what goods were made there and what they imported. 

Discover what of Roman London there is left to explore.

Roman London Related Blog posts:

Roman London Amphitheatre Virtual Tour:

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