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Charles I

Charles I Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Vain, arrogant, short-sighted and cruel. Meet King Charles I

The Execution of Charles I

The Execution of Charles I Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A historic moment as the state beheads its head of state: The Execution of Charles I

Taking Sides - The Irish Dimension

Taking Sides - The Irish Dimension Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
It wasn't just religion and Scottish nationalism in the mix - there was also an Irish dimension

Timeline 1638

Timeline 1638 Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A year-by-year guide to the key events of the Civil War

December 1645

December 1645 Creative commons image Credit: John Winterbottom under CC-BY-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
The Royalists were facing a rout in the heartlands of England by December 1645

Winter in Oxford

Winter in Oxford Copyrighted image Credit: indiekidsdontdance under CC-BY-NC-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Getting to grips with the power of the press - Charles made good use of his winter in Oxford

The Three Kingdoms of Charles I

The Three Kingdoms of Charles I Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
It was never going to be easy for Charles, balancing the conflicting demands of three kingdoms

The trial of Charles I

The trial of Charles I Copyrighted image Credit: Wark Clements
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
That he refused to accept the validity of the court gave a skew to the trial of Charles I

Church Desecration

Church Desecration Creative commons image Credit: James-Hetherington under CC-BY-NC licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
Driven by the strictures of Puritanism, Roundheads set about removing the signs of popery - acts of church desecration

Timeline 1639

Timeline 1639 Copyrighted image Credit: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2001
A year-by-year guide to the key events of the Civil War