20 Best UK History Blogs and Websites

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UK History Blogs

Here are 20 Best UK History Blogs you should follow in 2023

1. The British Museum Blog

The British Museum Blog London, England, UK
A museum of the world, for the world. Discover over two million years of human history and culture. The collections from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Americas and the ancient world include world-famous objects. An indepth information about British history, Follow for more!
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1.6M 2.1M 1.7M 6 posts / quarter Sep 2010 Get Email Contact

2. History of government

History of government London, England, UK
History of government is a blog that features articles from guest historians and civil servants about the history of UK government.
109.2K 174.3K 3 posts / quarter Jan 2012 Get Email Contact

3. History Today

History Today London, England, UK
History Today is one of the worlds leading serious history magazine.The publication is based in London and published monthly.Every contribution is carefully edited and illustrated to make the magazine a pleasurable, as well as an informative, read.
727.6K 321.6K 4 posts / month Get Email Contact

4. History Matters

History Matters Sheffield, England, UK
History Matters is a shared blog from the Department of History, University of Sheffield. Written by Sheffield historians (staff, students, alumni, and friends), here you will find cutting-edge research, the history behind the headlines, and why we think history really matters.
2K 5.5K 1 post / month Dec 2012 Get Email Contact

5. European Royal History

European Royal History This blog will mainly focus on the past but I will deliver current news about both the reigning and non-reigning royal families in Europe. The author of this blog has had an interest in European royalty since the late 1970s. My main interest is in British Royalty but I am also interested in all the monarchies of Europe past and present.
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7K 734 3 posts / day May 2012 Get Email Contact

6. On History Blog

On History Blog London, England, UK
On History is a digital magazine produced by the Institute of Historical Research, the national centre for the study of history in the UK. Our aim is to publish accessible and engaging articles that reflect on contemporary issues facing our discipline and deepen public understanding of the past.
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5.8K 52.3K 1 post / week Get Email Contact

7. The History Blog

The History Blog Hello, I am Livius. I created this history blog page because my interests are primarily European ancient and medieval. Here I am providing general blogs on history, historical podcasts, historical illustrations, ancient books, and many more. I also intend to make a note of all the topically relevant books I read, and a list of all the topically relevant books sitting in a pile glaring at me.
5 posts / week Jun 2006 Get Email Contact

8. The Royal Watcher

The Royal Watcher Hello, I am Saad, 20, Founder & Editor of The Royal Watcher, Royal Contributor for ELLE and an Art History Student. The Royal Watcher is a place to learn and share everything we know and like about Royals!
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881 10.2K 2 posts / day Apr 2016 Get Email Contact

9. The History Girls

The History Girls The History Girls are a group of best-selling, award-winning writers of historical fiction and non-fiction. Some of us write for young adults, some for fully fledged adults, some for younger readers.
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947 6.7K 3 posts / month Dec 2011 Get Email Contact

10. BBC History Research Blog

BBC History Research Blog London, England, UK
Every year the BBC opens its archives to a wide range of academics researching the BBC's role in national and international history. Their research leads to bestselling books, academic papers and in-depth journalistic articles. This blog reveals the variety of BBC themes explored by academia.
5.7M 2.2M 1 post / week Get Email Contact

11. Royal Splendor

Royal Splendor UK
This blog presents stories about royal history and the lives of interesting royals from the UK and Europe.
1.1M 1 post / week Get Email Contact

12. University of Nottingham » History Past and Present

University of Nottingham » History Past and Present Nottingham, England, UK
This blog showcases research in the Department of History, setting out key points and arguments and highlighting the relevance of historical events in today's society.
182.6K 96.7K 1 post / month May 2013 Get Email Contact

13. Past and Present

Past and Present Oxford, England, UK
Past and Present details religious and cultural history of early modern Britain, and the impact of the Reformation. It is widely acknowledged to be the liveliest and most stimulating historical journal in the English-speaking world.
18.8K 1 post / week Jun 2012 Get Email Contact

14. Museum Facts

Museum Facts London, England, UK
Whoever says history is boring wasn't taught history right. We believe in making history fun and easy to read by uncovering its quirky, bizarre facts and presenting to you with beautiful visuals.
2.5K 312K 5 posts / year Get Email Contact

15. The History of Witham Essex

The History of Witham Essex The History of Witham Essex is a research blog by the author Janet Gyford which gives insights on the British history and the historical events taken place at Witham in Essex.
5 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

16. Living London History

Living London History London, England, UK
Sharing London's curiosities, hidden gems and historical walks, oddities and self-guided walks to help curious wanderers explore the city. The focus is on the history that is hiding in plain sight and helping Londoners and visitors better connect with the history of this incredible city.
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4.5K 57.9K 1 post / day Get Email Contact

17. Hisdoryan

Hisdoryan Rhayader, Wales, UK
Hi, I'm Claire. I'm a history blogger from Mid Wales on a mission to spread a love of the past. I'm also passionate about building a community of like-minded female history bloggers. Living in the past is easy with the Hisdoryan blog! Step this way for Welsh history and the latest in historical travel, period drama and more!
788 5.8K 3 posts / quarter Jun 2018 Get Email Contact

18. Stuff About London

Stuff About London London, England, UK
StuffAboutLondon is a blog on London history. It is a collection of random posts and photographs about things that Don Brown has found interesting, puzzling, entertaining or just noteworthy about London.
662 374 1 post / week Get Email Contact

19. HRP Blogs

HRP Blogs London, England, UK
Historic Royal Palaces is an independent charity that looks after the Tower of London, Hampton Court, the Banqueting House, Kensington Palace, Kew Palace and Hillsborough Castle.
456.5K 156.6K Apr 2011 Get Email Contact

UK History Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering UK History. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
Saad719 royalwatcherblog.com 950
liamfoley63 europeanroyalhistory.wordpress.com 418
livius drusus thehistoryblog.com 331
chesherj livinglondonhistory.com 48
donbrown stuffaboutlondon.co.uk 46
Katie Holyoak historytoday.com 45
Christian George F. Acevedo royal-splendor.blogspot.com 28
Josh Allen pastandpresent.org.uk 26
clairemiles hisdoryan.co.uk 24
vanessarockel blog.history.ac.uk 20
annettebullen blog.history.ac.uk 14
HistoryDiva museumfacts.co.uk 12
adamchapman blog.history.ac.uk 10
RFlorance blog.britishmuseum.org 6
katewilcox blog.history.ac.uk 5
Suzie Yarroll blog.britishmuseum.org 4
Mary Hoffman the-history-girls.blogspot.com 4
Elizabeth Morrison blog.britishmuseum.org 4
adele the-history-girls.blogspot.com 3
Mike Townsend blog.history.ac.uk 3
Emily Castles blog.britishmuseum.org 3
Joan Lennon the-history-girls.blogspot.com 2
saracharles blog.history.ac.uk 2
Julie Gottlieb historymatters.group.shef.ac.uk 2
Susan Vincent the-history-girls.blogspot.com 2
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