The National Health Service is launched, ensuring everyone in the UK can get free medical help at the point of need.
Britain’s money moves to units of 100, abandoning the old system of 3s, 12s, and 20s.
Feuding families try to gain control of the English crown.
The battle in 1066 that saw the French king William take the English throne.
Britain has 11 years without a king after the execution of Charles I.
The murder of a child by two 10-year olds shocked the country.
English victory against a Scottish rebellion changes British history.
The famous fire that tore through central London in 1666.
Disease kills around 100,000 people in London.
The famous ship sinks on its maiden voyage, leaving over 1,500 people dead.